Suburb in London

Trying to Get the Old Property Up and Running

The United Kingdom has a lot to offer. Have a whip around and you will be pleased to know that many possibilities exist. London, in particular, comes with quite a few opportunities to identify properties that have been left to decay and now may need thorough going-through. With the proliferation of concrete in the city, people are more often looking back to the former charm of the city. Living on the outskirts, while challenging from the prospect of a commuter,…

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A white van for removals

What Removal Services in London Are – The Mainstream and Controversy

Home removal services are quite popular. You can supplement them with any sort of removal, in fact. If you are running a business, and you have been feeling the pressure from London’s bursting property bubble, it is understandable that you will seek to relocate your business in the cheapest and most efficient way possible. Of course, there is a slew of companies that offer those services quite readily. They range from family-run business to full-blown removal services, which have been…

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English house

Home Removal in London, Time for a Change

Britain is in the grips of a housing crisis. Yet the country has 260,000 empty homes. It’s often the case that people inherit properties they haven’t got the slightest interest in nor an intention to move back in. Whatever their reasons, though, the results are dire – homeless people remain on the streets in parts of London, and elsewhere throughout the United Kingdom. Of course, trying to guilt homeowners into giving up their properties to accommodate those in need, while…

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Three things to do once your removal is over

If you have a big relocation upcoming in the next several weeks or months, you are more than likely to be focussed on the tasks that are immediately before you – finding a moving company, booking storage space, packing, taking care of the paperwork and tons of other stuff. The thing is that once you have arrived at your new space there are still a lot of things that you need to take care of on top of unpacking your…

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Crouch End

Haringey Districts on the Rise

Haringey is one of the most contrasting London Boroughs. As a start, half if its territory is set over a hilly terrain and it has a rather high altitude, while the other half is low-rising and extremely flat. The local population is made up of various ethnic groups, creating a melting pot of cultures. The most striking contrast in Haringey, however, is the one that between its eastern and northern neighbourhoods. The borough is home to more than 20 districts,…

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Potted Plants

Items That are Surprisingly Difficult to Move

We all know how challenging moving a piano or a big china collection can be. That is why, when people are planning a house move, they always spend a lot of time preparing for the removal of such heavy or fragile goods. But there are many other items which are a nightmare to relocate not only because they have a massive weight or their delicate construction but also because they are: Bulky or oddly-shaped; Very valuable; Hard to pack; Alive;…

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Child walking a dog

Children and Pets – a Tough Move

Are you worried about the toll your upcoming domestic move is causing to take on your kids? Do you feel like your dog, no matter how much you love it, will cause trouble while you are packing and loading your boxes on the truck? Well, have no fear, there is still a chance that you will have a thoroughly stress-free relocation experience. As in all things in life, the one thing necessary in order to do that is properly prepare…

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Broadway Theatre, Catford

The Advantages of Living in the Borough of Lewisham

Lewisham is a London Borough that does not have many fans. Compared to other parts of the UK capital, it is rather poor. That, however, is one of the few major disadvantages of living in this borough. Aside from that downside, Lewisham is a green and budget-friendly place. Its population is one of the youngest in the city and it is made up of various ethnic groups and communities. Thanks to the fact that the borough is mostly set in…

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Shoreditch High Street

Best London Neighbourhoods for Young Professionals

The English capital has many areas that offer the perfect balance between fun and work to young professionals. Here are several districts that you should definitely consider. Kentish Town is an area that lies in the northern London in the Borough of Camden. The district is home to some of the most renowned public houses in the city. It is also the location of the Lion and Unicorn Theatre, which stages classical and contemporary plays. The playhouse has a maximum…

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Framed painting

The Right Way to Move Art

People who move a lot rarely have big and expensive pieces of art at home. The reason for this is quite simple and clear – transporting paintings, sculptures and pictures of artistic quality can be a real pain. If you are moving homes in the near future and you would like to protect your valuable art collection from damage during transportation, there are some of the most common tips that you can come across, gathered in one place. Money should…

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