Help and Advice on Moving house

Read our wide range of articles on moving house, updating your rented homes and dealing with estate agent.

Removals

Read our variety of removals guides for top tips on moving house. From top packing tips to advice on saving money, our articles can help at every step of the way, and make moving home stress-free.

DRO investigation published

A recent example of an Ombudsman response to a customer complaint about a removals company.

Removals

Removals costs

Working out the cost of removals can be a daunting experience. Prices are mainly calculated on the volume of items that you wish to have moved and the distance of the move. However, every house move is different, so depending on what services you require will depend on the final costs.

Removals, General Moving Advice, Costs and Fees

Man with a Van – top tips for hiring a man with a van

Hoping to save money on your house move by using a man with a van? Make sure you discover the important information about any man with a van you are considering using by asking these key questions.

Removals, General Moving Advice

Money saving tips for moving house

A property will probably be the biggest purchase you ever make, but that's no reason to spend more than you need to on removals. Check out our tips for saving whilst moving.

Removals, General Moving Advice

5 important tips for removal quotes

Moving home can be an overwhelming time, so it’s important to avoid any last minute surprises with the cost of your removal service. We list five essential tips to help you understand your removal quotes and make sure the quotes you receive are accurate.

Removals, General Moving Advice

10 things to do before your moving day

Find out ten tasks you can do to help make the first few days in your new home less stressful.

Removals, General Moving Advice

10 top tips for a stress-free move

Planning in advance and getting organised means less stress and more time to celebrate.

Removals, General Moving Advice

About Dispute Resolution Ombudsman

Dispute Resolution Ombudsman is a not-for-profit organisation providing an independent and impartial service that is free to consumers. We operate under appropriate legislation and with the approval of regulatory authorities and trade bodies. We are neither a consumer champion nor a trade body. We operate independently to ensure fairness in every case.

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Packing Boxes

Make sure you've got boxes ready for your move.

Removals, General Moving Advice