Use A Firm Experienced In Overseas Removals

You may have occasionally heard it declared that moving house can be one of the most stressful undertakings known to humankind.  Admittedly this claim might be slightly over egging the cake – however, short of wars and natural disasters it does fairly succinctly capture the fact that moving house can be, and frequently is, very stressful. Add in the complications of not simply moving down the road or even to another UK town but to mainland Europe and clearly there is a whole new layer of potential trouble ahead.

Whether moving to France, moving to Germany or any other EU country, where you will benefit in making the whole experience much more straightforward is employing the services of a company that specialises in moving between mainland Europe and the UK. At European Removal Experts Ltd, we are a London based company that specialises in exactly this type of removal. In exactly the same way that you don’t visit the local English Chip shop for a sampling of Poulet et Frites, you shouldn’t be looking to a typical UK removal firm to help you navigate the roads and customs of moving to France.

The service offered is scalable to your needs and we offer removal of single items of furniture or complete or part loads to first, second or even third homes. Our service can assist in passing your belongings through customs with minimal effort and most importantly it can be ensured that either your handful of boxes or the entire house contents arrive at their destination when they are needed and in good order.

When moving to France or other European countries, the basic job of moving physical items may be the same, but the cultures, rules and expectations are not, so rather than be the guinea pig for a UK company to experiment with, choose a specialist provider.

Swiss Timing

Many of us think nothing of travelling to European countries such as France, Germany or Belgium for either business or leisure trips. Membership of the European Union facilitates easy travel and enables many to find employment throughout much of Europe with minimal fuss. Even visits to non European Union countries such as Switzerland are typically very straightforward and usually trouble-free.

Despite the ease of travel between these countries, the prospect of moving to Germany or moving to France involves a bigger commitment. At the best of times, moving house is a significant project. At the worst of times, it can feel one step from disaster at any point. Moving overseas clearly adds another dimension of complication through both the more complex logistics and the added difficulty of customs clearance. Moving to Switzerland places additional challenges in the form of very strict customs rules and also local laws surrounding behaviour in and around your property.

In order to ensure that any move to Europe runs smoothly, and particularly moving to a unique location such as Switzerland it is hugely beneficial to employ the services of a specialist removal firm. At European Removal Experts, we are exactly this specialist company. We are based in London where we are perfectly located to serve the British Isles in their movements of belongings both to and from Europe.

When moving to Switzerland, we can move either full loads in one easy go or smaller deliveries can be made. For smaller deliveries, we offer the capacity to share container space which ensures that the process is as cost effective as possible. It can be beneficial to not receive all of your belongings in one go and partial transport may be a clever way to achieve this when moving to Switzerland.

When utilising expert assistance, moving to Switzerland can run like clockwork.

Don’t Experiment

Any house removal benefits from both previous experience and meticulous planning. Typically, for most of us, the only way to apply experience to the whole process is in the removal company that we select. Many of us will have experience of moving house at least once and quite possibly more, but with these experiences commonly being spread over a period of many years, the knowledge we acquire is not very often put to practical use.

When moving abroad, such as when moving to Germany or moving to Switzerland, the knowledge and experience required becomes even further specialised. At European Removal Experts, our service is aimed at providing a removal service that will navigate the additional complications and pitfalls you may encounter by moving abroad.

When moving to Germany from any location in the British Isles, you can benefit from either dedicated vehicles and an experienced team offering a full removal service to partial loads put into a cost effective shared container, we are able to fulfil these needs.

With vast experience and an in depth knowledge of both customs procedures and the local laws and regulations that may affect your move, we are able to ensure that your belongings move easily between Europe and the UK. In addition to moving to Germany and other European countries, we also cater for removals from Europe back to the UK.

Collections can be arranged from anywhere in the UK and our service offers door to door delivery of either a handful of items which could be either valuable or large and difficult to move or a full house move. Any of these deliveries are handled on a regular basis. What this means is that the safety of your possessions and the swift transportation of them to your new home are regarded as a matter of course.

Stress Reduction Techniques

Why is moving house considered to be so stressful? Assuming we do accept that it is stressful, the question then becomes, “What can we possibly do to reduce this stress?” If we have already accepted that moving house is stressful, supposing we add an additional layer of complication by, for example, moving to Germany, or moving to France, or another continental Europe country such as Belgium, Spain, The Netherlands or Switzerland?

Planning your move carefully is vital to reducing the amount of stress you may experience. Every single step of the moving process can benefit from a bit of planning, although it is fair to acknowledge that some less critical aspects can be done on the hoof, if intricate planning is not your thing. As most of us will have limited experience in the moving process, effective planning will benefit greatly from some expert input. Taking the example of moving to Germany and we believe that, at European Removal Experts, we are the first choice experts to help with both the planning and execution of your move.

We are a London-based company. This puts us in the ideal geographic location for arranging moving from the UK to Germany or the continent. For different individuals and families, a move can represent very different things. For some it is simply a matter of a few items being despatched to a second residence or for others, a complete house move abroad. As a result, there is no one-size-fits-all moving technique. Our services include dedicated removal vehicles for complete house moves but it is also possible to share space within containers for cost effective lower volume removals.

Ensuring that your goods pass freely through customs and that your belongings are not held up through a misunderstanding of local or regional practices is achieved through the expert knowledge that many typical removal firms may not necessarily be able to offer.

Local Knowledge Throughout Europe

Moving house is undoubtedly a significant challenge for anybody and yet some people appear to manage this challenge as though it is part of their daily routine and seemingly get from A to B with minimum of fuss.

It is well understood that some people are far more organised than others and will accordingly make things run more smoothly. However, one of the key differences between the successful mover and the troubled one is the moving company that they use.

Clearly, adding an extra dimension to your house move by moving to France or elsewhere in Europe does take the planning requirement to a higher level. With this added dimension, it becomes even more important to ensure that your removal company specialises in handling the nuances of a move abroad such as when moving to France or moving to Germany.

The subtleties of moving abroad surround elements such as crossing the channel and the customs clearance that this necessitates. Rather than employing a willing novice company to learn the ropes of moving to France at your expense, we at European Removal Experts are simply managing what we do best on a daily basis. Our service is not simply restricted to one way removals. In many cases our services are utilised by people and families returning from France or other European countries. A move does not always necessitate a full household removal. Services can be simply the carrying of one or a handful of valuable or bulky items right up to a full removal van.

Wherever your destination in France may be, you need to be sure that your removal company is able to plan the requirements on your behalf and will be familiar with the processes and quirks of moving to France, a little local knowledge and familiarity with customs may save a great deal of worry.

Germany - Here We Come

Germany – Here We Come

Moving to Germany may be the sort of undertaking that fills an individual with trepidation. For any of us, moving house, or simply moving part of a houses contents involves dealing with companies and activities that few of us deal with on a regular basis. Moving overseas increases complications through the greater complexity involved in crossing a controlled border in addition to encountering different local customs and legislation. Lastly, let’s not forget, a different language. Whilst it is possible to navigate around much of Europe with English as an only language, a bit more versatility both smoothes the path and engenders a more positive relationship with those you meet.

At European Removal Experts, our service is primarily geared up to assisting people moving to Germany or even possibly the other direction (back from Germany). We are a London based company which, being close to the midpoint between the continent and the UK, makes us ideally located for planning moves between the UK and the continent. Our aim is to move goods efficiently whether it is a complete house move or simply a smaller quantity of special items such as valuables or large pieces of furniture.

Moving to Germany is offered as a door to door service but there are also discount services available. These are offered where container space is shared by many customers on a scheduled basis. This enables a very cost effective method for moving to Germany from anywhere in the UK.

Customs clearance and all of the complications surrounding any house move are handled as part of the moving to Germany service and this enables the customer to focus their energies on other aspects of the house move, such as soft furnishings and possibly brushing up on a bit of sprechen sie Deutsch? Why use anybody other than specialists in this area for your house move?

Is Great Food And Drink The Best Reason For Moving To Belgium?

Best Reason For Moving To Belgium?

Most people think of chocolate when they think of Belgium, and for good reason. Belgium hosts some of the greatest artisan chocolate makers on earth. Non-chocolate lovers would tell you to visit Belgium for the beer, while others might say to skip it entirely; Bruges was recently voted the most boring city in Europe.

Holland has a reputation – mostly down to Amsterdam – for being more exciting and racy than Belgium, but in truth they share many of the same characteristics that makes moving to Holland open to similar considerations as moving to Belgium.

Both countries have a friendly but reserved local population. Before moving to Belgium, do not expect that you will immediately fall into a group of great friends. It will take time to meet people and from there it will take time to become a friend and not just an acquaintance. Learning the very basics of the working languages of Belgium and Holland before moving to Belgium or moving to Holland, will help to ease your way into these friendships. Being able to speak a little of the local language will also make it easier and more enjoyable for you to do everyday basic things such as food shopping and going out for a drink.

Both Belgium and Holland benefit from great food and drink – everything from chocolate to beer to Dutch cheeses. In the cosmopolitan capital cities of both Belgium and Holland you will find a wide range of cuisine from many countries.

Art and culture are two other reasons for moving to Belgium and Holland. Visiting museums and galleries are a great way of getting to know the area, and also give you something to discuss with your potential friends.

Moving abroad is a challenging and exciting experience but planning in advance will help smooth the journey. Worried about getting your furniture and much-loved possessions to your new home?

 

Contact European Removal Experts – we are professional removers with plenty of experience moving people across Europe. Having us on board means one less thing to worry about.

Great Reasons to Move to France

Great Reasons to Move to France

Whichever region of France you choose to move to from the UK, the country has no shortage of attractions to discover and explore. Enticing regions include Paris with its romantic boulevards, restaurants, art galleries and museums, Brittany with its beautiful beaches and the Loire Valley and Champagne areas with their famous vineyards, as well as the unforgettable French Riviera. There are many reasons to relocate to France, including the high standard of education and healthcare, the fabled cuisine and the typically Mediterranean weather and relaxed lifestyle.

Although, on a practical level, the process of moving to France is considerably easier today than it was once due to the country being a fellow EU member state to the UK, moving anywhere abroad remains an upheaval. You will find the process less stressful if you prepare well. You will have to decide on your preferred region to live in, find a suitable property and then obtain a mortgage. It therefore makes sense to choose a removal company as soon as you reasonably can.

There are many fantastic reasons to use our removal services to France. We cater to all of the French regions with our furniture removals, which include part loads and full loads. We always aim to provide the best quality customer service, which includes paying attention to the individual needs of our customers and tailoring our services accordingly to ensure that your move overseas goes as well as it can. We can give you advice on successfully moving to Germany, France or any other European destination, including information on time schedules. Whether you are moving to France, or are instead considering moving to Germany, Switzerland, Holland or Belgium, we aim to take the stress out of your move so that you can enjoy settling in at your new home or business address.

Furnishing Your Holiday Home In France

Furnishing Your Holiday Home In France

France is still the most popular country for many British people who wish to buy a holiday home. Because it is easy to get to by car or a short flight the house can be used more often during the year. If you are thinking of buying in France take a minute to think about how you will furnish your holiday home. Although driving round flea markets and second hand dealers can be a fun part of a holiday buying all your furniture and white goods in the UK is more sensible.

Moving them to France is simple with the services of an experienced removals company like us here at European Removal Experts. The furniture and other goods that you need to take to your holiday home can be collected at your convenience, stored if required, and then delivered when you are there to receive them. Furniture and white goods are generally cheaper in the UK and many people already have furniture that they would like to use in the new house so the cost of shipping included you will still save money as many people who are moving to France discover too late.

When you are moving to France, to a holiday home, you actually want to be able to be comfortably settled there as soon as possible. Then you can enjoy your holiday time to the full and not come home exhausted so it makes perfect sense to put in the majority of the furnishings in one go. Of course you will still want to potter round the Vide Grenier picking up beautiful French pieces for your home but that will be part of the pleasure of your holidays to your home in France, rather than something to stress you out when you should be enjoying your Bon Vacances.

A Helping Hand Moving To France

Choosing to live either permanently or semi permanently overseas is a significant commitment. As a UK citizen, if you should choose to live in an EU nation state, you are free to do so without the need for any special visas or permits.

Modern lifestyles, with work so frequently being computer based and travel being so cheap have enabled people to remove themselves from previous constraints and to frequently live much further afield than would have previously been possible. It is, of course, quite possible you are considering moving to France or another country simply because you have the luxury of not being tied to work or facing other financial constraints. Whether you are recently enabled to move by modern lifestyles or a person of means for whom modern lifestyle has no influence, the basic logistical challenges of moving to France will be very similar for you both.

When planning on moving to France, the basic steps will be very much like moving house within the UK. You will however find that using a company that specialises in this slightly different overseas move will make things run just that little bit more smoothly. The first stage of learning any new skill sees you go through a phase of only discovering how much you don’t know about something when you try it for the first time. As it will most likely be your first time moving to France, don’t rely in a company for whom it is also the first time moving toFrance.

Moving house gives you, the mover, a certain element of free reign to be both stressed and occasionally irrational. The moving company needs to be the steady hand. At European Removal Experts, we are exactly this steady hand. Dealing with the movement of small scale shipments, up to full blown house removals in either direction, we help make moving to France happen painlessly.