Moving To Edinburgh? Here’s What You Need To Know!

Edinburgh is an incredible city, and is often regarded as one of the best places to live in Europe. Not only is it very  beautiful, it’s also full of things for people to do, regardless of the time of year. Although Edinburgh is best known for the various festivals and events that take place throughout the summer months, the city is a great place to be all year round and can cater to a wide range of tastes.

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We’ve helped countless people move to, around and from Edinburgh, so we are very familiar with the city and feel more than capable of listing reasons why it is such a great place to live! Without further ado, here is our list of reasons to move to Edinburgh: Continue reading

Handling IT While You Move

 

For Edinburgh business owners, moving to a new location is an inescapable inevitability and often a sign of growth and success. But despite this, it is rarely welcomed, and is usually seen as more of a hassle than a cause for celebration. It’s vital that you try to minimise disruption during a move, and ideally you’d want to make it seem like nothing had even changed to your customers. Generally most aspects of the business move can be handled fairly easily by your removals team, and Edinburgh council have a great page which will provide you with more information. But businesses that rely heavily on the Internet and on IT will face far more challenges and won’t be able to rely on Edinburgh council. However, like most things in life, planning makes perfect, and there is no reason why you shouldn’t be able to handle your IT easily during a move to avoid all headaches. Here are a few tips for ensuring that your IT move goes as smoothly as possible.  Continue reading

Tricky Moving Scenarios (And How We Can Help You Handle Them)

Nobody jumps straight into a move – you’ve probably been thinking about it for months (possibly even years) before you finally plucked up the courage and contacted  the removals company. There are a number reasons why you might have taken so long to get round to your move, but definitely  one of the main reasons why people put it off is that they know there will be some real difficulties, and they’re not sure how they’ll deal with it. Luckily for you, we’ve seen just about everything you could imagine since we started moving people, and we know how to handle anything that is thrown our way. Here are some common ‘tricky scenarios’ that we see, and information on how we deal with them: Continue reading

Moving Abroad – What You Need To Know

Many people seem to be under the impression that moving abroad is comparable to moving down the road, but this really couldn’t be further from the truth. There are far more things that need to be considered, and if they aren’t addressed then they could causes major problems. A good removals company will take as much stress out of the move as possible, but ultimately there will be a few points that will need to be sorted out by yourself before you move, which we’ve outlined below:

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Moving Office (Hassle Free)

Moving office is generally considered to be quite easy, especially when compared to other moves that people have to go through in life. For example, moving house is a huge change for families and can involve years of planning, whereas most people think of office moves as nothing more than moving to a new computer. But the truth is that moving office can be equally stressful, and in many cases can present even more problems than house moves. We’ve outlined a few of the most common issues that you’re likely to face when moving office, alongside a few tips to ensure that they don’t happen to you:  Continue reading

Tips for moving house in the summer

The summer is usually a hectic time for families, regardless of how hard we try to relax and unwind. With the kids off school running riot in the house all day and the temperamental weather making it hard to plan anything outdoors, it’s no wonder that so many people choose to drop everything and head abroad at this time of year. Continue reading

Who needs to know that you’re moving?

Aside from a few boastful posts on social media and a panicked call to your parents when you can’t find your cherished childhood toy, you might not be planning to tell too many people about your house move. But the truth is that unless you want to end up with huge amounts of stress once you arrive in your new home, you’ll have to inform certain people about your move before you’ve even packed your first bag:

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