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Hamptonme
We've moved more than few times in the 20 years and whilst I think we cull its hard to do with the kids stuff who insist they 'will play with that again ' (but more often than not are happy to ditch the expensive toys!)
Anyhow ive found wrapping kitchen and buffet things with the tea towels,towels and sheets keeps them safe, clean and youre packing two things at once.
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I have moved up to 60 times, sometimes without professional removalists, Generally speaking I have found most companies quite professional and caring. A few were sloppy and damaged things, one even arrived with the shipping container on back-to-front and consequently the door couldn't be opened. If a company can't quote you a fixed price provided you give them the true details then they should not be in business.

Richard Blake.

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Oooo

An interesting article but the removalist must take some responsibility if things go wrong. The company should have a standard set of questions to ask when you make a booking and find out the specific information needed to do a smooth job. Preferably an on-site visit would be a good idea too. I recently moved for only the second time in 40 years. It was very difficult to estimate the number of boxes I would need. As the contents of the house were going to different locations, I clearly marked all the boxes with their destination (obviously!) and put different coloured sticky labels on the items of furniture depending on where they had to be delivered. Worked a treat!

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