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Do You Need a Man With a Van in Crawley?

Discovering an estimate for a budget-friendly & dependable man with a van crawley service is easy using Shiply. Just create a listing on Shiply, and man and van businesses will send quotes straight to your inbox.

A crawley man with a van is perfect for moving items from one place to another, such as a small home relocation or transporting furniture, appliances, and other sizable items that you can't pick up yourself.

Independent van operators provide more versatility than large courier businesses and can handle various loads. You can also specify the level of service you require from your man and van beforehand. Many delivery drivers are willing to offer extra assistance with heavy lifting or furniture assembly.

Man and Van Services

When comparing services, consider the following:

Transit insurance: All man and van businesses should have goods in transit insurance to transport goods. This covers drivers for any damage caused to their loads up to £10,000 (adequate for most deliveries).

Experience: As starting a van delivery service is relatively simple, firms can appear overnight. Make sure you ask about their experience moving single & multiple items similar to yours. This is less of a concern for basic items, but for delicate goods, it pays to hire someone with expertise.

Locality: Hiring a firm from two towns away will increase your costs, while finding a driver already making a journey near your desired delivery can save you a significant amount on standard rates. That's why typical man with a van london services aren't always the best.

Level of service: Depending on what you're moving, you might need extra help shifting your items. Check with the driver beforehand to see if they can assist with loading and unloading.

Comparing Man and Van Quotes

When you need to hire a man with a van, you have thousands of options, and comparing the available choices would be time-consuming. You could go with the first available service, or alternatively, bring the companies' quotes to you.

Shiply can help match your items to local van drivers already making a similar trip. Simply list what you're moving, where it's going, and when you need it transported, and thousands of firms will be able to quote for your delivery. Van operators with extra space in their vehicles could quote you less.

Compare services based on their price and feedback from previous deliveries to find one that suits you. All prices on Shiply are for the complete job, with no hourly rates where you can get stung by traffic or drivers taking the long route.

Why People Often Move to and from Crawley, West Sussex, UK

Crawley, situated in West Sussex, UK, is a popular destination for people relocating with a man and van service. As a growing town with excellent transport connections to London and the rest of the country, Crawley attracts many individuals and families looking for a more affordable alternative to living in the capital. The town provides a range of housing options, good schools, and plenty of green spaces, making it an appealing choice for those seeking a better quality of life. Additionally, Crawley's thriving business district and proximity to Gatwick Airport make it an attractive location for professionals and businesses alike.

Completing the Delivery

When your goods arrive, verify that they match the photos you took prior to the delivery (you did take photos, didn't you?). If they have been damaged, consult with the driver immediately and submit your proof.

Once your items are unloaded & you're satisfied with the service, please leave feedback on Shiply for your chosen service. This will help us build the best database of reliable man and van companies. Best of luck with your move!

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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 .

I Need More Than One Pair Of Hands, Is This Possible?

Yes! It is very possible to request extra help when making a listing, just ensure that you make this requirement explicit when making the listing so that you get accurate quotes for the service you require.

How Shiply works

How Shiply Works

How Shiply Works

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    Request quotes from our 439,673 rated transport providers.

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

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

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