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Discovering Affordable Removal Firms with Shiply


Shiply simplifies the process of locating budget-friendly removal companies in Devon, UK that cater to your specific requirements and level of service. Whether you require a comprehensive package with all the extras or just a little van space for items that won't fit in your vehicle, simply post a listing on the Shiply platform detailing your move, and let the quotes come to you, potentially saving up to 75%.


Each house removal is unique, so having several quotes to compare allows you to find the ideal service for your relocation. With thousands of registered firms, you'll have greater flexibility in choosing the assistance you need on moving day and the cost you incur. When listing your house or flat move on Shiply, provide as much detail as possible so companies can offer accurate quotes for the services you require. Once you've received multiple quotes, use the messaging system to interact with the removal firms and clarify any additional details before making your final selection and accepting a quote.


Over 100,000 individuals have discovered a removal company through Shiply.


Advantages of Utilizing Shiply for Your House Relocation


Shiply has thousands of registered removal firms prepared to provide you with a quote for your house relocation in Devon, UK. This means more options among types of companies, services, and prices.


Using Shiply conserves time. With just one listing, removal companies approach you instead of having to contact each one individually, allowing you to focus on other aspects of your move.


Our online form is user-friendly and straightforward. Simply answer a few questions about the specifics of your personal house move, such as whether you reside in a house or flat, the number of rooms, and the addresses of both the old and new home, and your listing will be live in no time.


Booking through Shiply is more environmentally friendly. Our registered moving companies plan their jobs around existing work in similar areas or utilize spare space in what would otherwise be empty or partially-full vehicles. This means your house move will often have a lower negative impact on the environment.


Shiply users typically save up to 75% compared to standard rates, so you won't be paying an unnecessary premium. As your belongings will be using up otherwise wasted space in vehicles, our removal companies can offer lower prices for the same high standards of service you would expect elsewhere.


Varieties of Removal Services Available on Shiply


A comprehensive moving service assists with all aspects of the move, including packing, heavy lifting at both ends, and unpacking in your new residence. This type of service is typically more costly due to the amount of work involved, but suits busy households with minimal time for packing and those who want to avoid the stress of the move by leaving the bulk of the work to professionals.


A partial-service offers some of the same features as a full service, but not all. Typically, a part-service includes loading and unloading at both ends but does not include packing assistance. This type of service is best for those who are present on the day to be involved in the move but need an extra pair of hands or help with particular tasks at either end of the process, such as assembling furniture.


A self-service or self-packing move is the most basic and cost-effective option. Self-service can be either just renting a van to drive yourself or hiring a driver with a vehicle to transport your possessions from the old house to the new one. If you've already got plenty of hands ready to help on moving day and don't need a team to assist with packing and assembling, a self-service move is probably all you'll need.


When choosing between quotes from removal companies on Shiply, ensure you understand the service each quote includes so you know exactly what to expect and how to prepare for moving day. Before accepting a quote, check the Shiply profile of each company to verify insurances, accreditations, and feedback from other Shiply users. Once you've decided which company to go for, accept your chosen quote and let them know of any changes that may affect them leading up to your moving date.


Preparing for Your House Relocation


There are many things to do to prepare for moving day that will help everything run more smoothly and minimize stress. Here are some tips to help you in the lead-up to your moving day:


  • Inform people and companies about your move, including energy providers, your bank, Royal Mail, subscriptions, memberships, TV licence, and phone bill.

  • Declutter by getting rid of things you don't want to keep, especially if your new home has less storage space. Sell higher-value items, donate to charity, or give away to friends and family.

  • Ask supermarkets for leftover cardboard boxes or visit your local supermarket to see if they have any in the stockroom for you to have. If you've paid for a full moving service, cardboard boxes may be provided, but double-check what your service includes.

  • Pack your least-used items first, gradually working your way towards packing more regularly used items as moving day draws nearer. Use protective packaging for fragile items and ensure they are tightly packed.

  • Label boxes clearly with the room they're for to help the removal company know where to take them and assist with unpacking at the new home.

  • If possible, schedule a weekday move to avoid traffic, fewer people around, and have more removal companies to choose from. If you have children, moving on a weekday means they'll be at school and out of the way.

  • Recruit helpers if needed to ease the load on moving day. Specify this on your Shiply listing so companies can source the necessary staff.

  • Keep in contact with your chosen company about any changes that may affect them on the day, such as delayed access to the new home or needing more vehicle space than anticipated.

  • Arrange cleaning in the old house, either by doing it yourself or hiring a professional cleaning company. Leave the old house empty, clean, and tidy for the next owners.

  • Pack a moving day bag with essentials for the first few days in your new home, such as a toothbrush, toilet roll, a change of clothes, and a toolkit.

Reasons People Frequently Relocate to and from Devon, UK


Devon is a popular destination for removals due to its breathtaking natural beauty, picturesque coastline, and relaxed lifestyle. Many individuals choose to relocate to Devon for an improved quality of life, drawn by the county's slower pace, friendly communities, and outdoor activities. The region's thriving tourism industry and growing business sector also provide employment opportunities, making it an appealing place to move to.


On the other hand, some people may choose to move away from Devon for various reasons, such as job opportunities elsewhere, proximity to family and friends, or a desire for a more urban lifestyle. University students from Devon may also relocate to pursue higher education in other parts of the country.


Regardless of the reason for moving to or from Devon, using a reliable removal company can make the process smoother and less stressful. By using Shiply to find a removal company in Devon, you can compare quotes from multiple providers and choose the one that best suits your needs and budget.

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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 .

Will The Movers Help With Unpacking?

Transport providers on Shiply are able to help with your house move on both ends (packing and unpacking), but you should make sure they are informed of this requirement as they may need to plan for this.

How Many Movers Will Show Up?

This depends on the transport provider. If you require more than one mover, make sure to highlight this in your listing as it may change the quotes you receive.

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How Shiply Works

How Shiply Works

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    Request quotes from our 434,572 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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