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

How to Pack Up and Move Home in Less than a Week

December 2 2020, Stella Moore

If you are having to move in a rush, this article will help you to get your things packed and ready in time- even if moving day is less than a week away!
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How to Move a Washing Machine: A Step-by-Step Guide

November 23 2020, Stella Moore

Been toying over how to move a washing machine to your new home? If so, you have come to the right place. Whether you are planning on hiring professional movers, or want to move a washing machine by yourself, this article has got you covered!
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International Health Insurance When Moving Abroad

November 19 2020, Stella Moore

Moving to another country can be a very exciting and rewarding experience. We often make a checklist of all the different things we should prepare before the big day: housing, banking, flight… But how about the most important thing: your health? Taking out a health insurance is a must if you plan to move abroad, especially during the coronavirus outbreak. To help you find the right health insurance that suits your specific situation, here are a few tips and advice we would like to share with you!
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How to Move a Piano: Why Choose a Professional Moving Company?

November 9 2020, Stella Moore

A piano is so much more than just an item of furniture. Often precious heirlooms and the source of myriad family memories, it is imperative that you do thorough research on how to move a piano. To ensure that your piano (and indeed you!) arrive at your new home in one piece, read our how-to-guide for all the piano moving tips and tricks you need.
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Expat Interview: Moving from Wales to Sunny Spain

October 26 2020, Stella Moore

We caught up with Deborah to find out about her experience of moving from Wales to the Basque Country in Spain. Read on to hear a first hand experience of moving abroad! 
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Moving from Hampstead to Wimbledon: What Are The Benefits?

October 14 2020, Stella Moore

There has always been a love-hate relationship between North Londoners and those living south of the river but without getting too emotional about exactly where is the best place to live in London, let’s look at what might tempt you from north to south.
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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

It is safe to say that 2020 has been characterised by uncertainty in all walks of life, not least within the moving industry. Whether you were planning on undertaking a move this year, or you own or work for a removal company, COVID-19 has drastically disrupted plans. To help keep you informed on how COVID-19 has affected the moving industry, we have produced this FAQ blog to help settle concerns. Note: Circumstances change fast, we cannot guarantee that this article is continually updated. Regularly check the U.K government's website to get the latest Covid-19 information.
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