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Anchor Removals - Employees Come First

Anchor Removals – Employees Come First

“It is unanimously accepted in a civilised world that to show respect to other people is only common decency, so why is it some employers feel the need to treat their employees badly. In my experience our industry is one of the worst purveyors of bad employment practices – it has to change and we have to lead by example!” – Chris Smallwood MD Anchor Removals Ltd About Anchor RemovalsMy name is Chris Smallwood I am the Owner of Anchor Removals Ltd ...Read more
Why Germany Is One Of The Top Countries To Work In Right Now

Why Germany Is One Of The Top Countries To Work In Right Now

 If you’re looking to further your career and aren’t opposed to moving abroad to do so, one of the countries you should consider is Germany.According to HSBC’s most recent report the top five countries for expat workers are, in fact, in Europe and the Middle East and sitting right at the top is Germany. 70% of foreign workers say their work-life balance improved once they’d moved there and 73% say they now feel they have better job security.Munich, Berlin, and Frankfurt ...Read more
5 Things to Consider Before Moving to London

5 Things to Consider Before Moving to London

More and more people are deciding to make the move into London. With the city’s promising job opportunities and unique way of life, the desirability of living in London is at an all time high.Whether you are making your first move into London as a young professional, or you are a ‘seasoned pro’, moving to London can be an intimidating prospect for many. With a lifestyle change that comes with moving to London, there are several important factors to be considered. Where ...Read more
Dealing with Hanging Clothes Space

Dealing with Hanging Clothes Space

In modern homes and flats, occupiers are usually provided with fitted wardrobe space for hanging clothes and plenty of cupboard/shelf space for shoes, handbags and the like. Even when a homeowner has free standing wardrobes the number of items on hangers is often considerable compared to 50 years ago.To help make moving these items more efficient movers have developed wardrobe cartons with an integral rail, these come in two heights, 40” for suits, trousers, shirts etc and 48” for coats, dresses ...Read more
Making The Sale & Move Easier

Making The Sale & Move Easier

If your home looks attractive and spacious it helps considerably with making the sale happen quicker.Many of the TV House Doctor/House Staging type programmes recommend that you declutter, depersonalise and staging the property by packing up and storing unnecessary items before putting the property on the market.Clear the loft and minimalise the items in sheds and garages as well as in the living space can make the whole property look more appealing to a potential buyer.It also makes the physical move, ...Read more
Health and Safety Responsibilities When Moving House

Health and Safety Responsibilities When Moving House

Todays Health and Safety regulations have had a huge impact on people employing workmen when needing jobs done in our own homes.In times past the phrase of using ones common sense was often referred to yet, workmen have often been confronted by a past DIY job which amazes the professionals who are more aware of the dangers of a task done wrongly and correct solutions available.Homeowners have a responsibility to ensure that they have not created obstacles and hazards by their ...Read more
Garden Plants, Ornaments and Furniture

Garden Plants, Ornaments and Furniture

If you are moving from a flat or a houseboat then the only plants and garden furniture you are likely to own are confined to the balcony or deck space but many people moving home are inclined to forget about what they may want to take with them from their garden areas.Most people make an early decision about such major items as shed or greenhouse but at the stage of placing the home on the market, they should also walk around ...Read more
What To Leave Behind When You Move

What To Leave Behind When You Move

A lot of frustration and effort can be saved if home movers work out the comparatives in cost versus time and effort and time making good before taking down fixtures and fittings in advance of leaving their old homeMany homeowners are determined to take as many fixtures and fittings as possible with them when they move as they are their property. Favourite ceiling lamps, medicine cabinets from the bathroom and mirrors and small shelves screwed to walls in bedrooms and living ...Read more
Choosing a Mover to Move Overseas

Choosing a Mover to Move Overseas

First of all it depends on what services you are seeking, if  you need a small consignment of clothes and personal items collected and sent by sea or air or if you are wanting to have your entire home packed up and shipped halfway around the World then clearly you need to find a company which can handle all aspects of your move with skill and expertise at origin and also en route and within the destination country. You need skilled ...Read more
A Century of Moving For the Trenchard Family of Bournemouth

A Century of Moving For the Trenchard Family of Bournemouth

What 2019 means to our company.Britannia Leatherbarrows is a family owned Removals and Storage business that has been a member of the Britannia Group for over 30 years.  2019 is a special year for the owners, the Trenchard Family.David Trenchard is the 3rd generation to run a family removals and storage business in Bournemouth, he joined straight from school in 1962 and had already worked with his father and their workforce during school holidays and at weekends helping to pack and ...Read more
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