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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
 
 
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153 ft
China Cabinet, large
353 ft
 
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153 ft
 
China Cabinet, medium
253 ft
 
 
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503 ft
Sideboard, large
403 ft
 
 
Sideboard, medium
303 ft
Sideboard, small
203 ft
 
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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
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Cooker
183 ft
Microwave
53 ft
 
Freezer, upright
183 ft
 
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183 ft
 
Fridge Freezer
183 ft
 
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123 ft
 
 
Refrigerator, medium
183 ft
Refrigerator, large (American style)
303 ft
 
Washing Machine
303 ft
 
Washer and Dryer
183 ft
 
 
Dryer
183 ft
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53 ft
 
 
Electric Floor Polisher
123 ft
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183 ft
 
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403 ft
 
 
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503 ft
 
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303 ft
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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
 
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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
 
 
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253 ft
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253 ft
 
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153 ft
 
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103 ft
 
 
Chest of Drawers, Bow fronted
253 ft
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503 ft
 
 
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103 ft
Folding Bed
103 ft
 
Sofa Bed
403 ft
 
 
Bedroom Chair
103 ft
 
Cot
253 ft
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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
 
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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
 
 
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303 ft
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53 ft
 
 
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123 ft
Extensions Ladder
203 ft
 
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53 ft
 
Work Bench
73 ft
 
Plant Pots
53 ft
 
Plants
7,53 ft
 
 
Golf Clubs
73 ft
Bicycle
153 ft
 
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A Carton
43 ft
E Carton
23 ft
 
L Carton
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M Carton
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W Carton
103 ft
 
Trunk
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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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Wine – (box)
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The Biggest Autumn House Moving Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

posted: 29th October 2018

house moving to LondonAutumn is one of the most beautiful seasons, except if you live in London. Don’t get us wrong, you can still enjoy a day or two under the warm autumn sun admiring the beautiful crimson colours of the tree crowns. However, during this season in the British capital is mostly rainy and cold. It is not the best time to plan and organise a house relocation. Nevertheless, there are those unfortunate ones, that just have to move. In hope to help and unload a little the burden of the stressful house relocation, we have gathered a list with the most common mistakes a person can make during their move to London.

Transportation Mistakes When Moving to London

When preparing to relocate people usually don’t think much about the actual process of moving their belongings from one place to another. This can lead to a couple of big mistakes that can cost a lot of time and money.

  • Forgot about the traffic conditions in the capital. In autumn especially there are many traffic jams and last-minute rout repairs. This will result in serious delays with the loading and unloading, so you need to be prepared for it. It is no help that in school also starts in autumn, plus the constant rains are making people use their own transport. So basically, when you are calculating your expenses make sure to keep in mind that the transport will be costly.
  • Forgot to find a place to park. This is a big problem in London in general. There are very few available places where you can park and load and unload a moving truck. You need to speak to your moving coordinator and make sure you won’t face additional charges and taxes.
  • Forgot the plants. In warmer weather, you can pack and transport your houseplants in the moving truck. If you do that in the cold for more than a couple of hours, your plants will freeze. Consider transporting them with you, in the car.

Autumn Packing Mistakes to Avoid

If you are moving during the warmer months you can be more relaxed when it comes to packing. In autumn, however, the weather conditions are against you, and it is very easy to involuntarily damage your property.

  • home packing to move to LondonForgot its raining. We often say that a little rain won’t melt you, but the situation with your furniture is more complex. If wood or fabric gets wet and stays in a closed container for a couple of days, you will end up with serious mould problems. That is why when packing the heavy furniture you need to wrap tightly everything in plastic sheets. Be careful and don’t leave any openings for the rain to enter.
  • Forgot cardboard and water don’t go well together. The typical packing material everybody uses is, of course, cardboard boxes. It is ok when it’s not raining outside while loading, but if it is, everything will get damp. And here we go again with the mould and water damages. If you are moving homes in the autumn in London, it is best to order reusable plastic containers. This way yon one hand you will reduce the paper you will use and help the environment, and on the other, won’t have to deal with the mildew. Unfortunately, not all moving companies offer this services. A good alternative is to place your items in plastic bags, seal them tightly and then place them in the cardboard boxes. Even if the outside gets wet, your things will still stay dry.
  • Forgot the mud. Rain equals mud, a lot of mud and most of it will end up on the floor of both your old place and your new home. Place plastic sheets in the rooms with the most foot traffic. This way you will protect the floors from damage and have to clean less after everything is over.
  • Forgot its flu season. It’s important to stay healthy during the whole home switching process. Remember, London rains bring more than just water and cold weather. When you prepare your hand luggage place some cold medicines in there. Take tea or other hot beverages with you. Stay warm and healthy.

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