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General Rules About Lifting Heavy Objects in a Domestic Environment and at Work

lifting a heavy object alone

Is it Safe to Keep Your Knees Straight When Lifting? It’s certainly not safe to attempt reaching down to the heavy object with your knees straight before attempting to lift it. Once you push with your legs from a squatting position and weight if lifted from the ground completely, your legs will get in a…

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What Is Kinetic Lifting?

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Kinetic lifting means “manual handling”. This is the practice of lifting heavier weights on your own without the help of a machine or a tool. It is a method of handling weight properly without causing injury by using your whole body. Such methods are lifting, pulling, pushing, manoeuvring, steadying, carrying. Transporting It’s about avoiding injury,…

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How To Improve Your Internet Connection During Lockdown

How to Improve Your Internet Connection During Lockdown

Image source: IgorVetushko / DepositPhotos Written for fantastic-removals.co.ukBy Lidia Hovhan With your family members stuck at home during this isolation period, it won’t be surprising that your wi-fi is groaning with the massive abuse it gets every single day. And having nothing to do but surf the net, browse social media apps, and watch podcasts,…

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Guide to Broadband and Moving Home

Guide to Broadband and Moving Home

Written for fantastic-removals.co.ukBy Lilli Hender Moving home can be stressful: you have an incredible number of things to sort out and it can be easy to forget to plan ahead when you have your head in moving boxes. That said, it is vital to sort out your utilities before moving home. Broadband can be forgotten…

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Do Seasons Have an Effect on the Moving Process?

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Written for fantastic-removals.co.uk By River Jasmine Moving can be a difficult process no matter what the external variables are. In some cases though, different seasons and conditions can have a significant impact on the process. There is not necessarily a time to move that is definitively the “best.” But below, we’ll consider some of the…

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How to Move a Shed in the UK?

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Picture this, you have a green thumb and a big garden with a nice shed to keep all your tools neatly stored. But you found a better home with an even bigger garden. The time to relocate has come and you want to take your trusty garden shed with you, but you’re not sure how….

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[Quiz] Moving in Together: 8 Easy Steps for a Smooth Relocation

Are you thinking of taking the next big step with your partner, i.e. moving in together? Then, prepare yourself for a few very busy months ahead. It’s common knowledge that any house move is stressful, however, it can become even more taxing when a couple decides to start sharing a flat. In order to avoid…

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Cheapest Areas to Rent in London

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Cheapest Areas to Rent in London in 2020 London is one of the most expensive cities in Europe which makes it really hard for its residents to acquire a property of their own. This stimulates the property rental business to a very high degree. Finding a suitable property according to the seeker’s needs is a…

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Moving a Fridge Freezer – Installation, Maintenance, Cleaning – Top Brands Included

moving a fridge freezer

Moving a fridge freezer is a complex and tedious task. Doesn’t matter if you want to install it into a different room or transport it to a new address – in both cases, it’s a risky move that can lead to a lot of hassle.

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Best Places to Live in London For Your Family and Career

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If you are looking to move to London or are already living there, but want to change neighbourhoods, you’ve come to the right place. London has many faces and it provides a lot of different opportunities, depending on your individual needs. Are you a young artist looking for a livelier and more inspiring environment? Or…

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Everything You Need to Know About Council Taxes When Moving House in the UK

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Council tax is mandatory for the majority of the population living in the UK. There are exceptions when certain individuals are not obliged to pay but usually, this is only temporary. Very few are free from council tax obligation for life. Not paying your council tax leads to serious consequences which most certainly you would…

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How Long Does It Take to Move House? Calculate the Average Time to Move House

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Most of the customers who contact us want to get an instant answer to the question – “how long does it take to move house”. Unfortunately, we are unable to instantly provide them with an estimated duration of the house move service without obtaining all the necessary information first. There are many factors that influence…

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Storage Costs – Average Price on Storage, Removals & Storage and Self-Storage Services for 2020 in London and the UK

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Furniture Storage Costs Furniture storage costs are influenced by many factors. Some of them are major and impact the price significantly. Others are minor and may apply only insignificant changes in the price.

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How Much Does it Cost to Move House? – Average Removal Costs in the UK in 2020

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Image license:CC BY-SA 4.0 / Image Owner: Fantastic Removals There is no way to calculate the exact costs of moving house for plenty of reasons. Moving home is a complex process that involves a wide range of things to spend money on. Your overall moving expenses certainly increase with the scale of the move. The…

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Moving Checklist for the UK

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There are a lot of details and obligations with moving, especially if you are living in London, and it’s easy to miss something in all the hassle. That’s why the Fantastic Removals team made a complete moving checklist for the UK.

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How to Move House with a Pet Rabbit

how to move house with a pet rabbit

Rabbits are one of nature’s cutest bundles of fluffy joy, watching them frolic and twitch their little noses can bring a smile to the faces of even the grumpiest of us. Their overwhelming cuteness, fluffiness, and inquisitive nature have captured the hearts of many, this coupled with the fact that they are trainable make them…

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How to Move House in the Rain

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Feeling grumpy you have to move and its raining outside? The unpredictability of English weather dictates our careful preparation during the pre-move phase – so here’s what we can advise you on how to move house during rain.

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How to Move Your Pet to Australia

“Moving your dog or cat to Australia could be a challenging activity and you will need to invest quite a bit of time and expect to pay thousands, because of the strict laws regarding pet transportation into the country. This step-by-step guide will help you navigate through the long and complicated process of fulfilling all the necessary requirements of bring your pet with you.”

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What to Do When Moving House Over Christmas

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Prepare yourself, because moving house over Christmas holidays can be a bit of a struggle. But, no worries, The Fantastic Removals team is here with some simple steps to follow.

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How to Lift Heavy Objects by Yourself

how to lift heavy objects by yourself

Don’t put your health in danger by lifting all these heavy objects from the old to the new house. Heavy lifting isn’t a game and it’s not harmless because you can sustain some dangerous and unwanted injuries. We from Fantastic Removals would like to give you some really easy and helpful advicе how to lift the heavy stuff when moving houses.

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How to Move House Plants

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Moving plants around the house is not that easy a task, let alone having to move them to a completely different habitat. Here are the top things to consider when moving such fragile items as house plants.

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Moving House With a Toddler

Toddlers can adapt easily to changes. Anyway, if you are moving away with them, you should take into consideration some things that can prepare them to the new house.

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How to Move a Piano And Why You Shouldn’t Do it Yourself

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Pianos are fantastic instruments to listen to but not to move on your own. When moving a house, you would want your piano to move with you. However, it is not that easy. This guide will explain you everything about moving a piano.

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How to Declutter Before Moving House

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A new house move presents you with the perfect opportunity to declutter your home and your life. Having less belongings will make your move easier, have less things to worry about and clean. Here are all the steps to a complete decluttering of your home.

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How to Move House During Pregnancy

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Let’s keep the stress away! Pregnancy and moving house is not a suitable combination… Don’t worry, we are here to help you handle the situation. Take our tips and hacks and go through it with a smile!

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How to Move Out of Parents House

how to move out of parents house

Finally! I am moving out from my parents house! This sounds amazing, but leads to responsibilities…yes, we know. There are plenty of things to keep in mind before you take this BIG step in your life! Welcome to the adulthood!

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How to Move House During Winter

how to move house during winter

The winter season comes with some unexpected advantages and one of them is moving house. A checklist with only six questions will get you well prepared to turn the challenging job of moving into a pleasant experience. And most of all, it might save you some money along the way with our house moving services.

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7 Helpful iPhone Apps for Moving House

Here is a list with the seven best iPhone apps you will need for the time when you decide to move your home. Save all the hassle and download these helpers when you decide to browse houses for sale, need a convenient moving check list, help in organising boxes or our Fantastic Services’ help.

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How to Move House Without Stress

how to move house without stress

Why is moving home so stressful and what can we do about it?

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How to Move House with Cats

how to move house with cats

Cats don’t like change and everybody knows it. Once they get used to an enclosed space like your home, tearing them away from it is equivallent to an apocalyse to the poor furry creatures. But, moving house doesn’t only have its bad sides. We know cats love cardboard boxes. Read on to find out how to use this to your advantage in the Fantastic Removals team house moving tips for moving with cats.

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[Download] Address Change List for the UK – Who to Notify When Moving House

change of address checklist for moving house

Changing your address in UK is a tedious task which needs to be done properly. If you are not careful when doing it, you can easily miss a mail, and this is not the worst that may happen. Check our Change of Adress Checlist in UK for more information on everythomg you have to do before and after altering your UK address.

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How to Move House with Children

how to move house with children

Do not underestimate your kids, while moving out, because this step may be very tough. Kids under five years and teenage children will react differently to the change, so take a look at some great tips how to cope with the situation.

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How to Move House with a Dog in the UK

how to move house with dogs

Dogs need preparation before moving to the new house- food, toys, doggy pillows and blankets, collar and leash, grooming supplies, new dog-friendly locations etc. Do your moving house with dogs checklist and don’t forget to keep them comfortable.

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