Our experienced team of removal folk have been expertly assisting customers throughout Yorkshire, the UK and worldwide for decades.
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HOW BIG IS YOUR HOUSE?
One of the biggest questions we are asked here at Shires is how big a vehicle will be needed for your removal. Well the great news is that we have a fleet that ranges in size and so you can be confident that you are only paying for the right vehicle for your needs.
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1 BED HOME OR FLAT
Typically a customer living in a one bedroom flat, bedsit or very small house will require a limited storage capacity. On average this measures 500 cubic feet and would need somewhere between 10 - 20 boxes. A smaller vehicle would be used to keep moving costs lower.
2 BED HOME OR FLAT
Typically a customer living in a two bedroom home or flat will require a limited storage capacity. On average this measures 750 cubic feet, and would require around 20-30 boxes. The vehicle used would usually be a 7.5 tonne vehicle. If storage was required, usually 2-3 storage containers would suffice.
3 BED HOME OR FLAT
A family living in a three bedroom home would usually have quite a lot of belongings to move. On average this measures 1000 cubic feet, would require around 30-40 boxes and would need a 7.5 tonne / 11 tonne removal vehicle. If you needed to store the contents of this size of property for a period of time then usually 3-4 storage containers would be needed.
4 BED HOME OR FLAT
A family living in an average sized four bedroom home would usually have several items of furniture to move and lots of other general belongings. A typical/average sized 4 bed home would measure 1500 cubic feet, need approximately 40-50 boxes for packing and would need an 18 tonne removals vehicle. Storing a homes contents of this size would need 5-6 storage containers.
5 BED HOME OR FLAT
A family living in a an average sized five bedroom home would usually have several items of furniture to move and lots of other general belongings. A typical/average sized 5 bed home would measure 2000 cubic feet, would require 60-80 boxes for packing and would need around an 18 tonne removals vehicle. If you wanted to store the contents of this size of home then typically you would need 8-9 storage containers.
LARGE FAMILY HOME
A family living in an extra large-sized five bedroom home would usually have several items of furniture to move and lots of other general belongings. A typical/average sized 5 bed home would measure 2500 – 3000 cubic feet, it would require between 80-100 boxes for packing, an 18 tonne vehicle + trailer would be used to move the belongings. Should you need to store the contents of a home of this size then usually 10-12 storage containers would be needed.
Moving home is stressful. Believe us, we have helped move many clients over the years and are experts on what can and will go wrong on removal day.
But here at Shires Removal Group we can help make the big day that little less stressful as you can rely on us to take care of your belongings and transport them to wherever you are moving to. Whether you are moving within your local area, or from one end of the country to the other, we will be there every step of the way!
We know that every move is different and we have the equipment and resources to help with any size removal. So, if you are a first time mover, or moving into a smaller property or bigger one we have the means to deal with it.
As removal experts, we understand that on your moving day you will be busy doing other things. With Shires Removal Group you can leave the work to us, which comes in handy when heavy lifting is involved!
What about your valuable or bulky items? We can deal with these too! We are removal professionals with years or experiences so you can rest assured that we are taking care with your precious belongings.