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Moving House? Don’t Forget these Final Checks!

“A lot of people spend a significant part of their adult life moving homes, probably due to a new job, promotion, or family relocation.” says Property Cash Buyers expert, John Simmons. However, in our years of helping people move, we have observed them make the same mistakes over again. It is not surprising though, moving […]

Moving House At Christmas – Six Things That Might Help

Imagine trying to move house at Christmas time. This stressful time of year can sometimes be overwhelming – with seemingly endless additional social gatherings, school plays, not to mention shopping for presents, so it is quite surprising that a number of individuals, couples and families decide to push through the festive period, frantically trying to […]

How to counter the mental strain of moving house

Relocation, depression, removal van scams, accidents, break ins etc. You have all heard the negative stories about moving and are probably not looking forward to the big day. The reality is however, that more people will be relaxed about moving if they understand the causes of stress and how to counter them.  This piece has […]

Moving house in Manchester: how to keep it stress free

Moving house is undoubtedly very stressful; however, with adequate planning, you can be sure things will go smoothly on the day and avoid breaking down like most people.  Here are some tips you can work with. Don’t do the hard work: Get a Manchester Man and Van Apart from packing the moving boxes, one of […]

Important Steps to Take When Moving to a New House

Finding a new house is an arduous task that many of us would rather avoid. Statistics show that the average adult will be forced to move at least once in their average lifetime, though. This piece takes a look at some important steps you need to take to make the process as easy as it […]

Things to do before your move to a new house: Your definitive guide

There is no denying the fact that moving to a new house is a very challenging process. With the right guidance however, the whole experience can be much less daunting. This piece takes a look at things you can do before your big move to simplify the process. Preparation Communicate with your utilities provider well […]


Moving home in Manchester? Important Box Packing Tips

Moving to a new home can be a lot of work – agreed? One thing that is more tedious than moving furniture and boxes, is actually “packing” the boxes. Packing boxes can be a bit of a hassle, but if not done properly, it can cause unwanted damage to your stuff such as crushing smaller […]

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Removals services: What you need to know

Moving into a new home or office can be quite challenging. You will have little time to think and make important decisions, such as the removal service company to work with. To help you simplify the process, this piece takes a look at some of the things you should expect from a good removals service […]

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Items Most Commonly Damaged While Moving: Part II

In our last post at Man and Van Simply removals Manchester, we discussed two types of items that are commonly damaged during moves, glassware and artwork. In this post, we’ll talk about items that aren’t always considered to be fragile, but which are frequently broken in transit and require extra care while packing and moving. […]

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Items Most Commonly Damaged While Moving: Part I

At Man and Van Simply Removals Manchester, we’ve helped move hundreds of people into their new homes. Moves are exciting but stressful, and they can be made worse by making easily preventable mistakes that we’ve seen time and time again. In this series of blog posts, we decided to put together a list of items that are commonly damaged […]