Moving Tips

To make your move as easy and manageable as possible, check out these guides and moving advice from WhatStorage. This includes quick how-tos and other moving tips and guides!

Where We Stand: UK Self Storage Industry Statistics At A Glance

On this page, you will find statistics about the United Kingdom self-storage industry consolidated by WhatStorage. The data referenced on this page is based on the...

19/05/2022

Moving House Etiquette: Things to Keep in Mind

Moving is stressful. There are so many things to consider, from packing up your books to unpacking them again at your new house. Here's a Moving House Checklist you may use to help you plan your move.

18/02/2022

Tips On How To Plan A Sustainable House Move

https://www.youtube.com/embed/6WjtkAUw1nI Moving house is one of the most stressful and expensive things a person can go through. Read about how much moving house...

17/05/2022

A Guide To Moving House During COVID-19

When the coronavirus COVID-19 virus hit in 2020, it put a lot of strain on our everyday lives. From the way we socialise and interact to the way we usually do things...

26/11/2021

Moving a Bed: Tips and Techniques

A third of your life is spent asleep. After a hard day’s work, a night of good sleep is what you look forward to. It doesn’t only help you recover from physical...

20/04/2022

Let Others do the Dirty Job: Why You Should Outsource House Cleaning When Moving Out

https://www.youtube.com/embed/G4I6XQE1cRY Most end-of-tenancy terms clearly state that a tenant should clean their leased property before surrendering it back to...

24/03/2022

Moving House With Plants: Tips On How To Move Plants With Care

https://www.youtube.com/embed/fdLNmXNAasA Moving house with your plants and making sure that they survive the relocation is a challenging feat. This is especially...

20/04/2022

Planning On Moving House? Here Are 8 Tips To Make It Less Stressful!

https://www.youtube.com/embed/PvejLyzAmVk Moving house is one of the most stressful endeavours one can go through, no matter how many times you do it. Hence, you...

22/02/2022

8 Things to Remember When Moving Luxury Mirrored Furniture

Mind-bending statement pieces add a glamorous and dreamy effect to any types of home. These include a piece of an expensive glass chandelier at the entryway or front...

09/11/2021

5 Tips on Moving Your Wood-burning Stove

Wood-burning stove or log burner typically requires extra effort during a relocation. This is primarily due to its mass which typically starts from 300 lbs...

25/03/2022

The Ultimate Guide to Last Minute Moving: 6 Things You Shouldn’t Forget

Everybody knows how hard moving can get. This is especially true if it has to be done on short notice. Whether it’s a financial issue that made you sell your home...

09/11/2021

How To Save Money When Moving

https://www.youtube.com/embed/GoaGoPSf_1I Are you moving houses? If this is your first time to move, then I have bad news for you. Moving costs a lot of money. Relocation...

23/02/2022

How Much Does It Cost To Move Houses?

Are you planning on moving houses but unsure about where to begin? Or how much it would cost you? Well, you’re not the only one! Many movers around the UK are...

15/03/2022

A Comprehensive Guide For Moving With Pets in the UK

https://www.youtube.com/embed/nk2nA1AHoOs Most pet owners consider their dog, cat, or ferret as an extension of their family. After all, there are too many memories...

02/03/2022

How To Move Houses With Children In Tow

https://www.youtube.com/embed/-IACtjpCrdc Moving house with children can be a tough feat. You will need extreme organization skills, a ton of patience, and a dash...

28/02/2022

Moving While Pregnant: How To Make Moving Houses Easy When You’re With Child

https://www.youtube.com/embed/iUPG09bhtH0 Moving home is a physically demanding and tiring task. Being pregnant while moving makes it more difficult and tiring....

28/02/2022

How To Move A Washing Machine: A Quick DIY Guide On Moving A Washing Machine

When you're moving house, one of the major challenges you will encounter is figuring out a way to move household appliances. Transporting your items can be extremely...

10/03/2022

Thinking About Hiring Piano Movers? Here’s What You Need To Know!

Usually, when you need to move some furniture, all you have to do is call a couple of friends and promise them some pizza and beer to get the job done. The same...

09/11/2021

What Do I Do Before The Removal Company Comes?: A Guide On Preparing For House Movers

https://www.youtube.com/embed/6zWKU0Qyi4w When you are looking for ways to make moving house easy, the best option is always to hire a removals company for the job...

21/04/2022

Best Tips For Moving House With An Infant

Moving with a toddler or kid in tow is different, very much different, than moving with a literal baby who cannot express what they are feeling nor comprehend everything...

10/11/2021

What Causes The Stress Of Moving House And How Do We Manage Them?

  https://www.youtube.com/embed/ntYCL_fHwaI When we read about moving house, we are constantly told how difficult and stressful it can be. Some of us even know...

17/03/2022

Everything You Must Know About Moving House: Answering The Most Common Questions!

Whether you're a moving house veteran or moving out of your parent's house for the first time, there's no denying that there's probably still a lot of things you...

09/11/2021

A Comprehensive Guide For Moving In Later Life: Moving Tips For Seniors

https://www.youtube.com/embed/OZpRmn1IsoE Often, people believe that growing older rids you of many of life's nuisances, like the frustrating and stressful process...

07/03/2022

Moving And Packing Tips For When You Are Relocating To A New City

https://www.youtube.com/embed/E8tWEN9Se0g For the most part, moving to a new city is quite similar to any other home relocation. However, it can be pretty challenging...

23/03/2022

The Ultimate Student Moving Checklist

Relocating into a new apartment building at school or student accommodation can be a very hectic time. It’s a big change that can be mind-boggling. Combine that...

09/11/2021

Time-Saving Tips When Moving Home

There is no doubt that packing up your house can be the most time-consuming task ahead of you when you are moving. With a moving home checklist and proper planning...

09/11/2021

A Guide on How To Move Antiques and Collectibles

Moving involves a lot of planning, hard work, and decision making. Amidst this chaos, one thing we often forget to do is make a plan for the transportation of our...

10/11/2021

8 Tips On How To Prepare for Professional Movers

Moving all your belongings to your new house can be tough. There are a lot of things you should prepare and take into consideration for it to be smooth-sailing....

12/11/2021

My Couch Won't Fit Through The Door: A Guide On How To Move Oversized Furniture

https://www.youtube.com/embed/ll6W5iK7zfI Picture this: Most of the items on your moving house checklist are crossed out, you're all packed up, and set to move....

07/03/2022

Safety Tips For Moving In Bad Weather

https://www.youtube.com/embed/5tdddWTdCJU According to moving experts, the best time to move houses is during the summer, or at the very least, on a clear day. After...

21/02/2022

How To Move a Chandelier

Chandeliers can range from £100 to £33,000. While there are definitely more affordable options available on the market - you cannot deny how pricey they are. Gold...

10/11/2021

How To Move A Garden Shed

Sheds are essential features of our garden or yard. It can serve as a storage space for our gardening tools, a playhouse, a studio, or even an office. Sheds are...

11/04/2022

I’m Ready To Leave The Nest: A Guide On How To Move Out Of Your Parents’ House

https://www.youtube.com/embed/6M90dgY-rW0 There is no denying that there is nothing more exciting than finally being able to exert your independence by moving out...

28/02/2022

TENANTS! Make & Polish A Renter Profile Resume

Renting an apartment can be pretty challenging as landing the perfect job. After all, the application process requires perseverance and preparation. Moreover, you...

10/11/2021