How to Move a Wardrobe

When packing for a move, there’s always one item which we dread to deal with. For many, this item is a wardrobe of some description. Tall, heavy and awkward, wardrobes are just a nuisance to move anywhere, let alone into a removal van! So, if this sounds like you, you’re probably looking for some tips […]

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Moving house with a newborn – Tips for an easy move

The idea of negotiating a house move with a newborn baby is, understandably, a somewhat daunting one. However, the prospect of settling into your brand new home is on the horizon, and with a few extra preparations in place, your move is sure to be as seamless as possible, and you’ll be back to concentrating […]

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Council Tax and Moving House

When reading the word ‘tax’ in relation to moving house, it might inspire a feeling of dread. But worry not – Metro Removals is here to dispel any inhibitions you may have in relation to understanding and paying your council tax.   Moving house can be a lengthy task, often with unexpected costs cropping up. […]

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Moving House: Who to Inform

When you’re moving home, it can feel as though there are a thousand and one things to do. What’s more, once you’ve finally finished the move, there are still plenty of administrative tasks left to complete, many of which will include informing the relevant people about your recent move. In order to make this process […]

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Tips for Overseas Removals: Dos and Don’ts

Moving home is about as stressful as it gets, but moving overseas requires a whole new level of preparation. Besides all the packing, there are a hundred and one logistical tasks that we have to take care of, so it’s vital that we’re organised before the big day arrives. In light of this, this month, […]

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Moving Office? This is the Commercial Removal Checklist You Should Use

Commercial Removal Checklist While moving house is stressful, moving office is that little bit more complicated. There are documents to keep, budgets to adhere to and a whole new office plan to create – things are going to get a little manic! So, whether your business premises are small or large, there are going to […]

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How to Pack Electronics Safely

  When you’re moving home, packing up all your things can be stressful. You’ve got cutlery, artwork and all manner of fragile personal possessions – let’s face it, knowing how to pack up all these different items in the correct manner can be extremely difficult. And then there’s electrical items: arguably the most expensive and […]

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What Can Be Stored in Self-Storage?

There’s plenty of reasons why you might be considering self-storage. Maybe you’re downsizing but you just can’t part with some of your items; maybe you’re coming home from university but taking all of your things with you just seems ridiculous. Whatever your reasons, self-storage can be an extremely useful solution to a number of problems. […]

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What Packing Materials Do I Need for My Move?

Moving house? If so, it’s very likely that you’re worried about the various tasks ahead. The most daunting of these tasks, however, is packing. Packing is hard enough when you’re off on holiday but when you’re moving house, it’s a nightmare. To relieve some of this stress, you can hire a packing service like the […]

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Should I hire a professional to move my piano

Yes, you should. Moving home is already hard work because the removal process requires more than just picking up items and shifting them. Things must be wrapped, taken apart, and possessions that need specialist care, like a piano, need extra TLC to ensure that it remains working at its optimal capacity. Don’t damage the floors […]

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