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Obtain Furniture Shipping Estimates in Farnborough, Hampshire, UK


Shiply has a vast network of furniture transporters who vie against one another to secure your furniture shipment job in Farnborough, Hampshire, UK. Individuals frequently transport furniture to & from Farnborough due to its advantageous location and prosperous economy. Whether you require furniture delivery within Farnborough or nearby regions, Shiply can assist.


Shiply typically achieves furniture shipping rates up to 75% lower than standard prices because the platform is utilized as a means for transporters to secure work along their current routes. For instance, if a transporter is already delivering several items from London to Manchester in their vehicle, but after completing those deliveries they have to return to London empty of cargo, they are willing to provide significantly discounted rates to minimize this inefficiency.


Therefore, whether you are relocating a single piece of furniture within the UK or multiple items to Europe or beyond, Shiply can help. It's straightforward. You simply complete one brief form outlining what you need to transport & await the estimates to be sent to you via email. If you have any photographs of the furniture, it can be incredibly beneficial to share them with the removal companies. Requests accompanied by photos tend to receive 34% more affordable quotes.


Once you have completed the form and submitted your shipment request, you can simply relax & allow Shiply to handle the challenging work for you. It certainly surpasses calling one company after another only to receive costly estimates & no indication of quality. Furniture shipping companies will vie and provide quotes for your shipment job in a reverse auction format, which helps to lower the price for you.


Evaluate The Furniture Shipping Companies


We suggest allowing 24 hours to obtain the most favorable furniture transportation quotes, but it's not unusual to receive an excellent price within a few minutes. Most transport providers offer a nationwide furniture shipping service. However, we also have furniture transport companies that operate on an international scale.


In addition to competitive prices, Shiply utilizes a feedback system, similar to eBay. After every transaction, customers provide positive, negative, or neutral feedback comments. Transport providers on Shiply are motivated to deliver a high standard of service to earn positive feedback & future work. This emphasis on affordable prices and exceptional service is why millions of people have utilized Shiply and continue to use it repeatedly. We're rated 9.0/10 on Trustpilot.


Therefore, once you have received several furniture courier prices, we recommend you evaluate them individually. Pay attention to the transport providers' feedback scores & comments left by their previous customers. Ask the courier a few questions, including their availability to carry out your furniture shipment. Once you have agreed on dates and you are satisfied with the profile and feedback score, you can click on accept quote to book your chosen transport provider.


Ready Your Furniture for Transport


Now that you have booked your furniture collection & delivery service, the transporter will give you a courtesy call to inform you when they expect to arrive at the collection point. Prior to this, we recommend you do the following:


  • Confirm Packaging/Protection: Check with your transport provider if they will be providing blankets, bubble wrap, or similar materials to safeguard your furniture during transit. If they are not, we advise you to package and protect the furniture as best you can yourself before collection.

  • Verify Insurance: Your furniture courier will have goods in transit insurance in the unlikely event your furniture is lost or damaged during transit. We also recommend you review your home insurance policy, as many of these policies cover furniture when in transit.

  • Documentation: We highly recommend you take photographs of your furniture before collection. This documentation can be incredibly helpful in proving damage was incurred during the furniture shipping process.

It is not necessary for you to be available all day for collection or delivery of your item. Unlike the behemoths of Royal Mail & Yodel etc., Shiply's furniture delivery services tend to be provided by smaller family firms who are more flexible in this regard. They will typically be able to give you a short time window for when you'd need to be available & give you a courtesy call when they are about to arrive.


The furniture delivery companies on Shiply vary greatly in specialization. There really is nothing they cannot handle. Because there are more than 100,000 transport providers on Shiply, they have a wide range of vehicle types, from smaller vans to HGVs & flatbed trucks. So, no matter what you're moving, you'll find someone to transport your items on Shiply.


It is a requirement for every transport provider on Shiply to have adequate goods in transit insurance for the furniture removals they carry out. If you have a particularly valuable item, it is worth double-checking with your chosen transport provider directly in case they need to purchase additional insurance on your behalf.


Inspect Furniture Condition & Provide Feedback


Once your delivery has been completed, we recommend you inspect the condition before signing anything. In the unlikely event that there are signs of new damage, the issue should be raised with your delivery company immediately.


Shiply only functions because of the community, who provide feedback after their delivery. So, whether your experience was positive or there was room for improvement, please do leave feedback for your transport provider on Shiply.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Does Shiply Cover My Area?

Yes! There are couriers using Shiply all over the country and abroad, so whether you need to move a sofa across town or send a car across Europe, we have got you covered.

Does Shiply Have Different Sized Vehicles?

There are thousands of couriers on Shiply, with a wide range of vehicle sizes capable of handling any delivery. Providing the rough dimensions (and pictures if possible) on your listing will allow the delivery company to get the right vehicle sent out to you.

Can I Call Shiply?

Shiply Support is available from 9am - 6pm Monday to Friday on 020 3137 2454. You can also send an email to .

Who Will Carry Out My Delivery?

Whoever you choose! There are thousands of rated transport providers on our platform ready to make a bid to carry out your delivery. It is up to you to decide which quote to accept.

When Will I Receive A Quote?

You will typically start to receive quotes within 30 minutes. If you are worried about the lack of quotes, try adding some more detail to your listing as transport providers may be unsure of dimensions or weight and feel unable to provide an accurate quote. If your delivery is urgent, you can try our 'featured delivery' feature which moves your listing to the top of the search page for couriers.

How Many Quotes Will I Receive?

Whilst there is no guarantee of quotes, 98% of our listings receive at least 3 quotes, so you are likely to find someone who can undertake the delivery of your items.

Does Shiply Provide Packing Materials?

If your item requires packing materials or extra care then you should make sure this is highlighted in your listing and discussed with any transport provider whose quote you are considering. Couriers on Shiply are able to provide all levels of service and can help pack your items, just ensure you inform them of your needs.

Will My Goods Be Tied Up Securely?

Transport providers will almost always tie up an item in the transport vehicle, as the risk of damage from moving around during transit is high. You should always confirm safety precautions and packing needs with transport providers before accepting a quote.

Can Items Be Taken Upstairs?

Yes, items can be taken upstairs if needed, and can also be assembled. Transport providers on Shiply are happy to provide these services, but you should ensure that you are mentioning these requirements in your listings as it may mean a second person is required for the move.

Can I Travel With My Goods?

The majority of transport providers on Shiply are only insured for the transportation of goods, however, some are also able to take people. If you need to travel with your goods, make sure to mention this in your listing and highlight this to any courier who quotes on your listing.

What If I Need To Cancel My Booking?

If you have accepted a quote and paid the deposit but wish to cancel the delivery, then you should first inform your chosen transport provider that you no longer require the delivery. You should then contact us at to have your deposit refunded.

Can I Change The Address Of The Delivery?

If you have not yet accepted a quote then you are able to change the address of your listing. Note that editing details of your listing after publishing will result in active quotes being voided, so you will have to wait for new quotes to come in. If you have already accepted a quote and need to change the address, please let your transport provider know and contact us at .

Do I Need To Dissasemble My Furniture?

Disassembling furniture can often help with reducing the size of the items that need to be moved, as well as reducing the risk of damage to the piece of furniture. However, there will be transport providers available to move any size of furniture, so don't worry if disassembly is not possible.

Will I Have Help Moving My Furniture?

Transport providers on Shiply are able to help with the moving of furniture out of or into a new home, but you should make sure they are informed of this requirement as they may need to plan for this.

How Shiply works

How Shiply Works

How Shiply Works

  • 1

    Request quotes from our 434,958 rated transport providers.

  • 2

    Compare prices and read previous customer feedback to pick the right delivery quote for you.

  • 3

    Sit back and relax while your item is safely delivered by your chosen transport provider.

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