Moving to Dorset with a Young Family

Posted on July 2, 2020 by Shaun Vallance
Moving to Dorset with a Young Family

Dorset has always been a favourite destination for people who no longer feel at home in large cities anymore and want something else. The clean air, sunshine and outdoor experience are appealing for people with young children.  It’s also ideal for people who need good transport links for business purposes. With high employment and low crime rates, Dorset ticks a lot of boxes, and there’s a lot of choices available.

Woods Removals keeps up to date with housing market trends and a lot more people moving from London due to lockdown. We put together a guide on everything you need to know about when moving with a young family.

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Tips on Moving to Dorset after Lockdown

Posted on June 3, 2020 by Shaun Vallance
Buy Local to Support Businesses in Dorset

The lockdown has been challenging for various reasons, and as the restrictions begin to ease, you might be thinking about relocating to Dorset. COVID-19 was a shock for everyone, but this can sometimes make us weigh up our options with regards to where we live. Dorset is a favourite destination for people leaving larger cities and towns so that they can pursue a better standard of life.

Woods Removals moves thousands of people into Dorset every year, and we have a good handle on what makes our county so appealing to new residents. That’s why we’re giving you some insights into the best way to plan and approach a relocation here.

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Choosing the Best Time of Year to Move House in Dorset

Posted on May 1, 2020 by Shaun Vallance
Choosing the Best Time of Year to Move House in Dorset

Moving to a new house takes a lot of preparation work that needs some context to help people focus on how to begin the process. On average, it takes two or three months minimum to sell a house or apartment on the UK housing market, which is presently closed. That means you’ll have at least that long to research, plan, organise your relocation once the market opens again.

At Woods Removals, we’ll be with you every step of the way, which includes tips on planning your future relocation.

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REMOVALS EMERGENCIES

Posted on March 27, 2020 by Shaun Vallance

With whole populations confined to their homes in the UK and around the globe, we’re in times for which there’s no frame of reference. Shops are closed and businesses curbed to the bare minimum of activity. And yet it’s in these straitened circumstances that it’s become apparent just how vital the removals industry is to the health and prosperity of the people. We’re not just about moving people from one place to another; we’re part of of an intricate chain that has to stay in motion, or else catastrophe can occur. We often help people who are in the grip of immense personal challenges (e.g. Parkinson’s sufferers) and whose move will have an enhancing effect on their comfort and health.

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Coronavirus prompts No 10 to suspend housing market

Posted on March 27, 2020 by Shaun Vallance

“The housing market was effectively suspended by the government last night in an unprecedented move as the sector was plunged into chaos by the coronavirus outbreak.

Banks struggling with the volume of customer inquiries, difficulties with valuations and legal uncertainty has led ministers to call on people to delay moving.

Finance has dried up with mortgage providers ceasing to offer many new home loans. They include Lloyds, which owns the Halifax and Bank of Scotland and is the largest player in the market, and Barclays.”

Read the full article in The Times click here.

Tips for Home Renovation Work in Dorset

Posted on February 17, 2020 by Shaun Vallance
Tips for Home Renovation Work in Dorset

If your ambition is to one day move into a bigger house, you might find that it’s too expensive to consider any time soon. For people who have young families, this can mean cramping everyone into smaller living spaces until you manage to save enough money. However, there are other options to deal with this issue, such as purchasing a property at auction to develop.

At Woods Removals, we are the ideal partner to help realise this project, should you go down this route.

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Home Removals in Dorset – Four Bedroom Properties or Larger

Posted on January 19, 2020 by Shaun Vallance
Home Removals in Dorset – Four Bedroom Properties or Larger

When moving to a new home, a removal’s company that excels in customer service will understand that every relocation is different. If someone has a house with four bedrooms, it stands to reason that they need a larger vehicle. However, that’s not always the case, as the customer might have some bulky pieces of furniture or appliances. That’s why the Woods Removals know that assessment is critical for a successful relocation.

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Things to do in Dorset this Christmas and New Year

Posted on December 16, 2019 by Shaun Vallance

Every year, Dorset gears up for another spectacular festive season that offers a range of different events and activities across the county. It’s a magical time for residents and visitors alike, and it’s the ideal way to spend Christmas and bring in the New Year. As always, there are lots to do, and not much time to do it in, so you’ll have to be selective. To give you a helping hand, we’ve put together a brief guide on things the Woods Removals team recommend this Christmas and New Year in Dorset.

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Storage in Dorset with Woods Removals

Posted on September 17, 2019 by Shaun Vallance
Using Self Storage in Dorset with Woods Removals

If you’re looking for self storage in Dorset, make sure you use a reliable and flexible company before you rent out a unit. Renting a storage unit can help to free up a lot of space at home or work, all with the additional advantage of security. And with a variety of self storage units to choose from, Woods Removals should be your first place to contact.

Wood Removals has four storage options and a range of other services to suit everyone’s storage and removals needs. Our rates are the best in Dorset, and we cater to people who live all over the county. We’re firm believers that self storage can benefit everyone, and we keep our prices low so more people can enjoy the benefits.
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Man & Van and Storage Benefits for Small Businesses in Dorset

Posted on August 20, 2019 by Shaun Vallance
Man & Van and Storage Benefits for Small Businesses in Dorset

Being a business owner or starting a small business in Dorset takes lots of planning, as well as awareness of new ways of working that can help you. It’s great to be your own boss, and small businesses are vital to Dorset’s business community and local economy. This is a lesser-known thing for SMEs in Dorset. There are ways for new or current businesses to reduce costs by using a man & van and storage services.

Woods Removals has a range of business packages that would help a lot of companies lower their running costs. It doesn’t matter what sector your business works in; savings are possible if you’re open to making some changes. At Woods Removals, we’re big fans of SMEs in Dorset and are here to help your company make it a successful year ahead.

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