Category: Hints & Tips

Posted by Metro Removals on 18th November 2021

What’s the Best Day to Move House?

Here at Metro Removals we often get asked, "What's the best day to move house?" We are always looking for ways to make the process of moving house a little easier for our customers, ensuring smooth and efficient relocations. As you will know, moving home can feel like a huge task, so any little adjustment to make the process simpler can make a big difference. One important thing to consider...

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Posted by admin on 26th October 2021

What are the best places to retire in Europe?

Retiring overseas remains a popular option for those in later life. Not only does moving abroad promise a more relaxed lifestyle and in many cases improved health, but living costs are often lower too. If you’ve come to the end of your working life, you may be wondering “What are the best places to retire in Europe?”. Read on to find the answer to this question. Top Places To Retire...

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Posted by admin on 23rd August 2021

Tips for moving house when pregnant

Moving house when you’re pregnant can be extremely challenging. As well as being tough on your body, it can also be very stressful. However, when you choose the right removals company to help you relocate, the task becomes a lot easier. At Metro Removals, we’re experienced in helping pregnant women to move house, with our team able to tailor our service to meet your needs. We’ve compiled a list of...

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Posted by admin on 21st June 2021

How to downsize your home

Are you thinking of downsizing your home or business premises? If so, you’re not alone. More and more people in the UK are giving up their large properties in favour of smaller abodes. Read on to find out how to downsize your home in 2021.  Top tips for downsizing your property  There are many benefits to downsizing. Not only can it provide you with a property that’s easier to manage...

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Posted by admin on 19th May 2021

Moving house with a mortgage

Many Metro Removals’ customers seeking removals in Market Harborough and Kettering wonder if they can move their mortgage from one property to another. If you’re ready to relocate but you already have a mortgage on the property you’re in, you may be wondering where you stand. Although moving house when you have a mortgage may seem like a minefield, things may become much clearer once you know the facts. Let’s...

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Posted by admin on 21st March 2021

Moving house for the first time

Moving house for the first time can be incredibly exciting. Not only will you have more space to do as you please, but you’ll also have more freedom, with the power to make your own rules. However, moving out of your parents’ house and into your own place can also be daunting. From making sure your finances are in order, to packing up your belongings, there’s a lot to remember....

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Posted by admin on 21st February 2021

How does moving house affect children?

If you are moving home and you have kids you could find yourself asking the question "how does moving house affect children?". Moving house with children in tow can be a little daunting. After all, relocating is hard enough solo, so it can even more challenging when kids are involved. Although house moving can be difficult for children, there are ways to make the process easier for them. At Metro...

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Posted by admin on 22nd January 2021

A moving house checklist [Infographic]

Moving house is often said to be one of the most life’s most stressful events. Not only does the change and uncertainty make people anxious, but it can also be difficult in a practical sense. After all, moving everything you own to a new property can be challenging to say the least! That’s why the team at Metro Removals have created a moving house checklist to help relocating easier. Read...

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Posted by jask Media on 23rd July 2020

Can I move house during the coronavirus outbreak?

Do you want to move house but are worried about doing so during the coronavirus outbreak? Then you’re not alone. COVID-19 has delayed many house moves, with thousands of buyers and renters pressing pause on their relocations. Fortunately, as the government has relaxed lockdown restrictions, it’s also updated its guidance on moving to a new house. It says that unless you have COVID-19 or you’re self-isolating, you can move house,...

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Posted by Metro Removals on 10th January 2020

Unusual Rituals From Around the World for Moving to a New Home

Moving house can be a stressful time, and many people draw comfort from rituals that take the uncertainty away and reassure them that they will be safe and prosperous in their new home. There are a variety of interesting traditions from around the world to choose from, depending on what your religion, beliefs or preferences are. If you simply want to start your stay in a new place with good...

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