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Here you will find more information, backgrounds and news related to moving. But also interviews with expats.

Furniture Removal: A Guide to Moving Furniture

September 2 2020, Stella Moore

“Life is a bicycle. To keep balance, you must keep moving’. Albert Einstein.  There are many a thing the world has learnt from Einstein, not least his belief that excitement and personal growth comes from moving and change. With that mantra in mind, let’s talk about furniture removals and how with some help from Sirelo, we will help you choose the best way to move furniture for you. On this page, we outline the various furniture removal options available, showing you why hiring one of our trusted moving companies is preferable to a more ‘DIY’ van-rental approach.   
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10 Tips For a Sustainable House Move

June 9 2020, Matt Brownsey

Did you know that the average house move generates about 17 kilos of CO2 emissions? To put that into perspective, that is the equivalent of charging 2551 smartphones! Needless to say, a house move leaves a larger carbon footprint than you probably imagined. For tips and tricks on how to make a more sustainable and eco-friendly house move, read our complete guide below!
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Covid-19: How does it affect your house removal?

March 26 2020, Matt Brownsey

The Covid-19 pandemic is rapidly affecting all our lives. In these new and confusing circumstances, you probably have a lot of questions. You may want to know how this situation affects your house removal. Therefore, we have created a small FAQ to help you understand how the Covid-19 pandemic influences your current or potential house move, and how you can stay safe in the process. Note: Circumstances change fast, we cannot guarantee that this article is forever accurate. Regularly check the U.K government's website to get the latest Covid-19 information.
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Expat Interview: Moving from the UK to Ireland

November 22 2019, Stephen Mothershaw

We recently asked Stephen Mothershaw to tell us about his experience moving from the UK to Ireland. Read on to find out what he had to say! 
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Expat Interview: Moving from the UK to the Philippines

October 29 2019, Kevin Farrow

We recently asked Kevin Farrow to tell us about his experience moving from the UK to the Philippines. Read on to find out what he had to say! 
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Expat Interview: My Move from Germany to Italy

July 2 2019, Ruth McNeill

We recently asked Ruth McNeill to tell us about her experience of moving to Italy from Germany. Find out what she had to say about her moving experience first-hand!
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Expat Interview: My Move from the UK to Greece

June 6 2019, Sallyann Phillips

We recently asked Sallyann Phillips to tell us about her experience of moving to Greece from the UK. Find out what she had to say about her moving experience!
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Expat Interview: Moving to the UK

April 23 2019, Dan Hardy

We recently asked Dan Hardy to tell us about his move from the Netherlands to the UK. Find out what he had to say about his moving experience first-hand!
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US Tax Advice for UK Citizens Living in America

December 24 2018, Georgina Croasdale

If you are looking for US tax advice for UK citizens living in America, then you have come to the right place. The American tax system is more complex than the UK’s, and UK expats working in America should ensure that they are well informed regarding their US tax filing obligations and, if required, take the necessary steps to become compliant.
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