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Moving Cross Country: What You Need to Know

When most individuals or families move, they are typically moving to another home within just a few hours of their current home. Every now and then you run into a situation where it is necessary to move hundreds, if not thousands of miles away. Needless to say, this can be incredibly stressful for the people making this huge jump. As professional movers, we have helped hundreds of individuals and families make this important journey, and here is what we have learned by observing the process over and over again. You Will Need a Day Planner For someone simply moving to the other side of town, it would not be a complete disaster if they forgot to do something before they left. Running back to their old bank, their old school, or their old dentist’s office can be accomplished in the spac...

Do you live in a flood risk area?

Even if your home or business was left untouched by the most recent round of flooding to hit the country, you could still be at risk at some point in the future. Floods can be caused by rivers or reservoirs bursting their banks, by sea surges, or by excessive ground and surface water. The Environment Agency categories areas as very low, low, medium and high risk. Very low risk areas have less than a 1 in 1,000 chance of flooding each year. In areas defined as low risk, the chance of flooding rises to a maximum of 1 in 100, or one per cent, each year. The chance of a flood rises to as high as 1 in 30 in medium risk areas, while in high risk areas the chance of a flood is greater than 1 in 30. The calculations take into account any flood defences that may have been installed, as these reduce...

How to deal with your energy suppliers when moving home

Moving home, whether you are buying and selling your home or moving to a new rented property, there is a lot to think about. With all the hassle of moving to a new house or flat one thing which often get’s overlooked is dealing with the energy suppliers at your old and new properties. Below I’ll take you through some of the steps for how to close off with your previous energy supplier and make sure you have a smooth transition with your new energy supplier(s).

Know Your Rental Rights In Utah

A lot of the tenants who sign leases, whether it be for a house, apartment or trailer intend to stay for the entire duration of the lease, this could be 6 months or a year.

Bring the Festivities into Your Own Home

Although it is little over two months away, the countdown to Christmas and the festivities which surround such a wonderful occasion has begun. Here we look at a few ways to bring the festivities to life in your home.

How To Build And Financially Protect A Home Office

Thinking about setting up your own home office? Here's a few things you need to consider before undertaking the move to work from home.

What I Wish I Knew Before Moving Abroad

I moved overseas, ready to take on the world with only what I absolutely needed, keeping the rest in storage until I was ready for it. But I soon learned that staying at the local hotel became expensive, while I tried to find the perfect apartment near all the sights.

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