have decided to move, the thing you’ll probably do is hiring a removal company.
Some companies charge on hourly basis but most of the companies estimate their
costs by examining the volume of your possessions. The more things you wish to
move, the more you have to pay. It is better that you get rid of the junk and
keep only those things which got some value.
It is better that you categorize your things before hiring the moving firm. The
things you want to move and the things you need to get rid of. During the site
survey the moving company will give estimate according to the things you want to move. The more
things you got, the more a move will cost you. It is not necessary that the
things you don’t want to move are obsolete. The expenses of moving some things
might be more than its current value. You can get rid of things you don’t want
to move by following these simple tips. Sell your Items
• Advertise on eBay
you can advertise on eBay for the sale of your things. Before hiring a removal
company, when you got less time, it is better that you keep the prices low to
increase the number of potential buyers.
• Car boot sale
Car boot sale is a very easy way sells these things. You just have to get their
a little early and put the things you want to sale on a stall. More people will
attract towards your stall if the prices are low. At the end of the sale, try
to sell everything even at a cheap price. The purpose should reduce the clutter
• Gum tree Advertisement
you can also post an ad on gum tree. This will be an easy way to earn some
money from the things you don’t want any more.
• Local Ads
New generation is nearly addicted to electronic media but some people try to
buy things by searching locally. You can paste your ad on window of grocery
store or you can also put you advertisement on some local newspaper. Give away in charity
• Family and friends
There is a very famous saying “Charity begins at home”. Before hiring removal company, when you have decided to give
something what is in good shape, it is better that you give it to some friend or
a family member who need it. You can also give them something which you don’t
want to move quickly, for safe keeping.
• Gum tree “Freebies”
You can give an advertisement of your things in the freebies section of gum
tree. The person who needs it will collect it from your place. Recycle
There are some recycling facilities which can help you in recycling your paper,
cloths and even electronics. If you don’t know about any facility, you can also
ask you removal firm about one Dump the scrap
There are always some things which are not in the condition for sale or
given as charity. You can take those things to the dump on your car. You can
also hire a skip to get rid of the scrap. You can share rent with some neighbor
if you don’t need a full skip.
It is very
difficult to find an experienced and efficient removal company. Successfully
finding a company, which make the move possible in your budget and requirements
is a great feeling. It is better to consult a reliable Removals Companies London directory to find a removal company
which is suitable to make the move.