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Relocating to a New Residence Can Be Quite Challenging


Relocating to a new residence can be quite challenging, but discovering a relocation company doesn't have to be a hassle. With Shiply, you can uncover affordable relocation companies for the degree & kind of assistance you require. Simply create a posting on the Shiply site with the specifics of your relocation and allow the estimates to come to you at a discount of up to 75%, whether you're searching for a comprehensive service with all the extras, or just a bit of vehicle space for what won't fit in your automobile.


No Two Residential Relocations are Identical


Every residential move is unique, so having multiple estimates to evaluate means you can discover the assistance that's suitable for your relocation. With thousands of businesses registered with us, you'll have more options over what support you need on moving day, & more options over the cost you pay. When posting your house or apartment move on Shiply, you can be as thorough as you prefer. We recommend you to be as precise as possible, so that businesses know what services to provide with accurate estimates. Once you've obtained several estimates, you can communicate with the relocation firms using the messaging platform to clarify any additional details before making your ultimate choice and accepting an estimate.


Over 100,000 individuals have discovered a relocation company with Shiply, including many in Trowbridge, Wiltshire, UK. Trowbridge is a favored location for people to relocate to and from, with its delightful town center, excellent schools, and convenient access to the countryside. Whether you're relocating to Trowbridge for employment, family, or just a change of scenery, Shiply can assist you in finding the appropriate relocation company for your requirements.


Advantages of Utilizing Shiply for Your Residential Move


There are numerous advantages to utilizing Shiply for your residential move. With thousands of registered relocation companies, you'll have ample options between types of business, types of assistance, and what cost you pay. Utilizing Shiply will also conserve you time, as you only need to create one posting and let relocation companies come to you instead of having to contact each business individually. Our online form is straightforward & user-friendly, so you can get your posting live in no time.


Utilizing Shiply is also better for the environment, as our registered moving companies schedule their tasks around their existing work in a similar area to you, or are utilizing spare space in what would otherwise be an empty or part-full vehicle. This means your residential move will often have less of a negative impact on the environment. And because your belongings will be utilizing otherwise wasted space in vehicles, our relocation companies can offer lower prices for the same high standards of assistance. Shiply users typically save up to 75% compared to standard rates, so you won't be paying an unnecessary premium.


Kinds of Relocation Services on Shiply


On Shiply, you can discover a range of relocation services to suit your needs & budget. A full moving service will assist you with all of the move, including helping you to pack, doing all of the heavy lifting at both ends, and unpacking for you in your new home. This type of service is typically at a higher cost due to the amount of work involved, but would suit a busy household with minimal time for packing and those that would rather avoid the stress of the move.


A part-service offers some of the same features as a full service, but not all. Typically a part-service will include loading and unloading at both ends, but won't include helping with any packing. This type of service would be best for those that are around on the day to be involved in the move, but perhaps need an extra pair of hands. A self-service or self-packing move is the most basic and cost-effective of the relocation types. Self-service can be either just the hiring of a van for you to drive yourself, or it can be hiring a driver with a vehicle to get your belongings from the old house to the new one.


Preparing for Your Residential Move


To help your move go smoothly, there are a few things you can do to prepare. Inform people about your move, including energy providers, your bank, and Royal Mail. Declutter and get rid of things you don't want to keep, especially if your new home has less storage space. Ask supermarkets for leftover cardboard boxes, and pack your most used items last. Make sure to label everything clearly, and try to schedule a weekday move if you can. Recruit helpers if you think you might need an extra pair of hands on the day, and keep in contact with your chosen relocation company if there are any changes that may affect them.


It's also a good idea to arrange cleaning in the old house, whether you're doing it yourself or hiring a professional cleaning company. Pack a moving day bag with essentials for the first few days in your new home, like a toothbrush, toilet paper, a change of clothes, and a toolkit. This will save you having to unpack boxes prematurely, or wasting time desperately searching for a phone charger in a sea of boxes.


With a bit of preparation & the help of a reliable relocation company, your residential move can be a lot less stressful. And with Shiply, finding the right relocation company for your needs is easy & affordable, whether you're moving to or from Trowbridge or anywhere else in the UK.

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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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    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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