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We love what we do, and we love our customers. As such, over time, we like to share our musings and tales, or write handy tips and facts to help take the stress out of your move or storage needs. Please feel free to share your own hints, tips and stories with us - we may even publish them here for all to enjoy!

  • Who forgot the fish?

    It seems our post about moving pianos created something of a stir! It’s good to know the advice we share and the tips we pass on are helping our musical customers to move house in Norwich and the wider world. Our last post got us thinking too. What else do people need to move other than their furniture? Their pets!…

    by Andy Oven

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  • Know your piano!

    Removing a grand piano from a house is in one sense no different from moving any other kind of furniture, whether you live in Norwich or the Netherlands, the basic rules are the same… Plan ahead Use the right kind of packaging Buy insurance, or check to see if it’s covered on your household insurance Be really, really careful! It’s…

    by Andy Oven

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  • Literally Moving House!

    We like to help people move house all over Norwich and Norfolk and sometimes way beyond to places overseas, but we usually only move our customers’ belongings not the entire house! So we were very intrigued to learn that students from Green Mountain College have come up with the “Optimal Traveling Independent Space” otherwise known as OTIS. Measuring a snug…

    by Andy Oven

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  • Reuse, Recycle, Reduce

    The Aussies love this phrase and we love it too! It makes perfect sense in a world of decreasing resources and expanding population but it also makes perfect business sense to us when it comes to moving house too. Whether you’re moving from Bungay to Norwich, or from Beccles to Wymondham or futher afield, our packing service isn’t just a convenience,…

    by Andy Oven

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  • The Long Hot Summer…?

    So England are out of the World Cup (as are Italy, Portugal and Spain), oh well, bring on Euro 2016! At least we’ve got a possible Andy Murray in the Wimbledon final and a long hot summer to look forward to. OK, maybe the long hot summer bit isn’t looking likely right now given the monsoon-like rain we’ve had in…

    by Andy Oven

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  • Bungay Makes the National News!

    Who’d have “thunk” it?! According to the Guardian, Bungay is generally described as “odd” and “unexplained” and its property not “undesirable”. Nothing wrong in that we say – no (bad) news is good news after all. The article makes interesting reading though. What about the “murderous” dog! Did it reappear again in another storm in another town close by? And has…

    by Andy Oven

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