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Lounge, Dining Room
3 Seater Settee
603 ft
2 Seater Settee
453 ft
 
Armchair
203 ft
 
Rocking chair
203 ft
 
Tub Armchair, Small
153 ft
 
Occasional Chair
103 ft
 
 
Wall Unit
153 ft
China Cabinet, large
353 ft
 
China Cabinet, small
153 ft
 
China Cabinet, medium
253 ft
 
 
Welsh Dresser
503 ft
Sideboard, large
403 ft
 
 
Sideboard, medium
303 ft
Sideboard, small
203 ft
 
Dining Table, large
503 ft
 
 
Dining Table, medium
403 ft
 
Dining Table, small
303 ft
Occasional Table, small
153 ft
 
 
Dining chair
53 ft
Carver
103 ft
 
 
Roll-top Desk, large
303 ft
 
Roll-top Desk, small
203 ft
 
Bureau, large
253 ft
Bureau, small
153 ft
 
 
Bookcase, large
303 ft
 
Bookcase, small
153 ft
 
Bookshelf (per shelf)
23 ft
 
Grandfather Clock
203 ft
 
Chandelier
53 ft
Standard Lamp
83 ft
 
 
 
Carpet, fitted
23 ft
Rug, medium
53 ft
 
Piano, upright
403 ft
 
Piano, Miniature
253 ft
 
Piano, Player
403 ft
 
Piano, Baby Grand
503 ft
 
 
Piano, Boudoir Grand
703 ft
Piano Stool
53 ft
 
Hi-fi system
83 ft
 
Floor Standing Speakers
53 ft
 
 
CD Stand
53 ft
T.V.
103 ft
 
 
Video / DVD Player
23 ft
Nest Tables
103 ft
 
Music Cabinet
153 ft
 
 
Stool
53 ft
 
Mirror
33 ft
Coffee Table
103 ft
 
 
Picture
23 ft
Kitchen
Cooker
183 ft
Microwave
53 ft
 
Freezer, upright
183 ft
 
Freezer, chest
183 ft
 
Fridge Freezer
183 ft
 
Refrigerator, small
123 ft
 
 
Refrigerator, medium
183 ft
Refrigerator, large (American style)
303 ft
 
Washing Machine
303 ft
 
Washer and Dryer
183 ft
 
 
Dryer
183 ft
Vacuum Cleaner
53 ft
 
 
Electric Floor Polisher
123 ft
Dishwasher
183 ft
 
Kitchen Cabinet
403 ft
 
 
Kitchen Table, large
503 ft
 
Kitchen Table, small
303 ft
Kitchen Chair
103 ft
 
 
Baby's High Chair
103 ft
Tea Trolley
103 ft
 
 
Store Cupboard, medium
103 ft
 
Hand Sewing Machine
53 ft
 
Hall Table
103 ft
Hall Stand
153 ft
 
 
Hall chair
153 ft
 
Clothes Horse, 3 fold
53 ft
 
Safe (state make & weight)
103 ft
 
Bedroom
Wardrobe 6' 6" (width)
603 ft
Wardrobe 4' 6" (width)
403 ft
 
Wardrobe 3' 0" (width)
303 ft
 
Wardrobe 2' 6" (width)
253 ft
 
Home Computer
103 ft
 
Dressing Table
253 ft
 
 
Dressing Table
253 ft
Chest of Drawers. Large
253 ft
 
Chest of Drawers, Medium
153 ft
 
Chest of Drawers, Small
103 ft
 
 
Chest of Drawers, Bow fronted
253 ft
Tallboy, normal
503 ft
 
 
Blanket Box
103 ft
Folding Bed
103 ft
 
Sofa Bed
403 ft
 
 
Bedroom Chair
103 ft
 
Cot
253 ft
Bedstead 5’
603 ft
 
 
Bedstead 4’
503 ft
Bedstead 3’
303 ft
 
 
Bunk Beds
503 ft
 
Continental Headboard
103 ft
 
Pedestal Cupboard
103 ft
Childs Folding Cot
103 ft
 
 
Bedside Table
103 ft
 
Box Ottoman
123 ft
 
Linen Basket
53 ft
 
Table Lamp
23 ft
 
Outside effects
Garden Roller
153 ft
Wheelbarrow
203 ft
 
Lawn Mower, normal
123 ft
 
Lawn Mower, ride on
303 ft
 
Barbeque
203 ft
 
Sun, Lounger
53 ft
 
 
Hose and Reel
33 ft
Garden Tool, per tool
13 ft
 
Dustbin, normal
7,53 ft
 
Pair Steps
103 ft
 
 
Garden table
303 ft
Garden Chairs (Stackable)
53 ft
 
 
Outside Effects and Other Items
Pram/Pushchair
123 ft
Extensions Ladder
203 ft
 
Deck Chairs
53 ft
 
Work Bench
73 ft
 
Plant Pots
53 ft
 
Plants
7,53 ft
 
 
Golf Clubs
73 ft
Bicycle
153 ft
 
Boxed Goods
A Carton
43 ft
E Carton
23 ft
 
L Carton
53 ft
 
M Carton
53 ft
 
W Carton
103 ft
 
Trunk
203 ft
 
 
Suitcase
53 ft
Additional items
Folding Chairs
83 ft
Office Desk
13 ft
 
Office Chair
13 ft
 
Kitchen Bin
13 ft
 
Brooms/Mop
23 ft
 
Wine – (box)
63 ft
 
 
Storage Boxes (large plasticg)
203 ft
Storage Boxes (small Plastic)
123 ft
 
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How to Plan a House Move to London in 3 Easy Steps

posted: 19th November 2018

Every experienced mover will tell you that planning is an essential step in the house moving process. If you don’t organise well your relocation from the beginning, get ready for some trouble. But what does this mean? How to construct the perfect plan? There are three critical points that you need to think about before packing your bags and heading to the capital of the UK. Don’t skip any of them, and make sure to take your time and calculate carefully each opportunity.

Step One: Make a Budget

There are a lot of things you need to think about and they all revolve around money. You can’t move if you don’t have any savings hidden for just such an occasion. Here is a list with all the expenses you need to think about:

  • house moving to London on a budgetRent. When househunting you need to have the rent and deposit money ready at all times. You just never know when a good flat will pop up. This is the biggest expense and the one which sadly you can’t escape from. You can always try to bargain with your landlord but it is not always a winning strategy.
  • Actual moving costs. Here you can improvise and save a lot of money. Ask your friends, and family for help with transportation, get free packing materials. If you are moving across the country, you will need a moving company. Invest some time in research and find the best one at your price point. Try to make a deal and lower some of the moving costs. The more you transport, the higher the price, so make some extra money by selling the things you don’t want or need. If you are inventive enough you can move to London for half the normal cost and even save some much-needed cash.
  • Utilities and cleaning. Don’t think the home removal is over when you entered your new London flat. It is far from done. You need to have enough savings left to get the place into shape. There are still utility bills that need to be paid and maybe a hidden repair here or there. Also before you start to unpack make sure to thoroughly clean the place. Use DIY cleaners or a multi-purpose detergent. You don’t need to spend hundreds on expensive cleaning solutions.

Step Two: Where Are You Going to Work?

You need to have a clear idea from where your income is going to come. Don’t make the mistake to first move in a flat and then start to search for a way to pay your rent. The best situation is if already have a steady job and your relocation is due to work-related changes.

However, not all are that lucky. If you are coming to the big city with just your hopes and dreams, you need to diligently plan your every step. Start job hunting at once. Thankfully the unemployment rates in London are not high so you will be able to find a job quickly. If you are not searching for e specific job in a particular business sector, you will be able to get employed in a couple of weeks. The service and restaurant sectors are always hiring.
For those of you who want something more, prepare for a long search. It may take up to a couple of months to get hired in a more demanding sector like the IT, for example.

Step Three: Where Are You Going to Move into in London?

Now, this is the big question. There a lot of different possibilities that lay before you. You can search for the perfect house in the suburbs or a stylish apartment in downtown London. But let’s be real, if you are not ready to spend thousands for a place to live, you most definitely are searching for a small flat in a reasonable prosed neighbourhood.
When searching for the perfect place to move into in London you need to take into account the following:

  • house moving to LondonFinding good accommodation is hard. If you don’t have a big starting budget, it is best to begin searching for a place to live in parallel with your job-hunting. It will take a while, we assure you.
  • Lower your expectations. You are searching for a place to live, not a royal palace, be prepared to make a compromise. You can always remove after a year or so.
  • Think about London as a cluster of many small cities. Invest some time and get to know each and every one of them. This way you will be able to exclude the non-appealing neighbourhoods.
  • You don’t need a car. When house-hunting look for a place that is relatively close to a bus or metro station. London is known for its conjunctions, so the best way to move around the city is by using public transport.

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