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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
 
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303 ft
Kitchen Chair
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Baby's High Chair
103 ft
Tea Trolley
103 ft
 
 
Store Cupboard, medium
103 ft
 
Hand Sewing Machine
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Hall Table
103 ft
Hall Stand
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Hall chair
153 ft
 
Clothes Horse, 3 fold
53 ft
 
Safe (state make & weight)
103 ft
 
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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
 
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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
 
 
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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
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Folding Chairs
83 ft
Office Desk
13 ft
 
Office Chair
13 ft
 
Kitchen Bin
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Brooms/Mop
23 ft
 
Wine – (box)
63 ft
 
 
Storage Boxes (large plasticg)
203 ft
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Moving to London – Pros and Cons

posted: 01/09/2013

The Capital of the UK – London
House Moving to London

London is the political, economic and cultural capital of the United Kingdom and a major player in the global trade. As a capital city of one of the most economically developed countries, London can offer many opportunities for education and career. London is a leading city, famous for its education options, arts, and entertainment, fashion, finance, media, tourism, and transport.

Diversity

London is a city at the centre of the world. More than 200 languages are spoken here and you’ll find loads of different cultures and communities here.

History

London has always been a significant player on the world stage. The Queen’s residence at Buckingham Palace and the Houses of Parliament are here. You can learn so much about the history of the UK by just walking on the streets of London.

Housing

Finding a flat in London is a challenge. Rents vary and depend on the neighborhood, but still mind that London is an expensive city. A popular solution is to find a roommate to share a flat and reduce living costs or perhaps move to London’s suburbs. As a would-be renter in London, be prepared to pay £2,700 monthly on average. Depending on the region, London’s average home values can easily go up to £670,000-£850,000 (West London).

If you are moving to London from another country, then consider renting for the first few months. You will get to know London and the metro area, and decide where to live. Property taxes and utility costs vary in the different regions.

Transport

Like in every capital city, traffic can be horrible in London. And if you are moving to London from outside the UK, you may even find it dreadful to drive a vehicle. In the UK you have to drive on the left! However, you have a few options to choose from if driving is not your thing. Using bus, the Tube, train, and cabs, you can easily navigate through the city. Use Transport for London to plan a travel. London is served by five main airports – Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and London City.

Entertainment

London’s top tourist attractions are renowned across the world. Many of the most popular attractions are free to visit – Tate Modern, the National Gallery and the Victoria and Albert Museum are some of them.

There are more than 6,000 restaurants in London and many worldwide famous chefs are based here. There are loads of food options – from the bustling clubs to the luxurious restaurants. Whether you are looking for a 5-star restaurant or a cheap eatery, there are plenty of good options to try.

According to the Globe Shopper City Index, London is Europe’s top shopping destination. Many international brands have shops here. From the luxury shops like Harrods, to the quirky London markets, there are so many shopping opportunities to go for.

Outdoors and Green Spaces

London can boast about not only having an iconic skyline but for having great green spaces. It’s not all concrete. London offers great opportunities for outdoor enthusiasts.

Hyde Park is one of the greatest city parks not only in the UK, but in the whole world. It stretches over 142 hectares (350 acres) and you can enjoy swimming, boating, cycling or skating, or just enjoy a stroll.

London awes with its beautiful gardens. Kew Gardens, Kensington Palace Gardens and Eltham Palace are great places to spend your free time.

Weather

If you are moving to London from abroad, mind that weather can be so unpredictable. And, it rains a lot. Winters are generally chilly to cold and snowfall usually occurs about four or five times a year mostly from December to February. Summers are generally warm and sometimes hot.

Removals in London

If you have decided to move to London, look for reputable removals firms in London. As a capital city with a population of millions and a top tourist destination, moving in London can be hectic. So, you need an experienced removals company to help you with the move.

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