Quick cleaning fixes before a viewing

You’re house is on the market and the first viewing is happening in ten minutes. Surely if you haven’t got everything ship-shape by now, it’s too late, isn’t it? Well, no. It’s never too late. In fact, here are some fast-paced cleaning fixes and solutions, each one taking just a matter of seconds. You should […]

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Spotlight on Hampstead – Aussie Man and van Hampstead

Hampstead’s reputation precedes it; by dint of its sheer pulchritude, it’s one of the most beloved parts of the capital and that’s before you even venture into its wild and mystical heath, where locals and visitors roam throughout the year, swimming in the glorious ponds in the summer months, weather permitting. It has long been […]

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Manage the stress of moving house

It’s been said a thousand times before – so many times, in fact, that it’s becoming distinctly tedious. But here we go again, moving is supposedly the most stressful life event there is, up at the top of the stress charts, alongside bereavement and divorce. We’ve always been firm believes in the idea that you […]

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Stamp Duty

Stamp duty has hit the headlines again recently because there are changes afoot, particularly affecting additional homes, such as Buy to Let properties. There will also be new relief for home movers and downsizers. But what is Stamp duty? Well, its full name is Stamp Duty Land Tax, sometimes abbreviated to SDLT and it’s a […]

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Spotlight on Clapham – Aussie Man and Van Clapham

Some may bemoan its gentrification and rebranding but few can argue that Clapham, in south-west London, lacks charm. It falls within the Borough of Lambeth which lies adjacent to Southwark and is hugely popular, especially with singles and families who’ve had to leave the areas in which they grew up, including Chelsea and Notting Hill. […]

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Spotlight on Streatham

When you’re looking for a removals company in Streatham, we’re the best choice you could make, because over more than a decade in London, we’ve built up a considerable degree of familiarity with this area. Not every SW16 removals company has quite the know-how or the local knowledge to compare. We’ve seen the area changing […]

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Spotlight on Harlesden

Because we’re a north-west London removals company, we often have an unerring sense of which London areas are on the up, and for no area is this more the case than Harlesden, something we spotted several years ago, long before the press caught on. For years it was something of a no-go area and as […]

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Books Packing Know-How

Packing books – it’s easy, right? Put books into a cardboard box, seal the box, job done. Well in fact, it’s a bit more delicate than that. And doing it right can make a huge difference to the speed and safety of your move while also preserving the condition of your precious literature. Yet while […]

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Pre-packing planning – Moving Home

Packing takes time and – without forethought – it takes even more time. With some careful pre-planning, it needn’t be nearly so daunting. With this in mind, here are some suggestions to help you lay firm foundations upon which your packing can be executed smoothly and soundly.

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