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Category: Moving in the UK

Apps for the Home Removals Process

Moving home? There really is an app for that! Whatever stage of the moving process you’re at, where you’re talking to a removal company about your upcoming move, busy in the organising and packing process or looking forward to turning[...]

September 3rd, 2021 | Categories: Blog Read More >

Where Do I Start When Moving House?

When moving house the enormity of the task ahead can seem overwhelming, here's a few useful tips to help you get started. Start with a sort out.  Get the process underway by sorting out the loft, any sheds and garages first. The[...]

July 28th, 2021 | Categories: Blog Read More >

Heart shape in foliage How Should Plants Be Prepared for a House Move?

Many of our customers are keen gardeners and have nurtured their gardens for many years, so when it comes to moving house, they understandably often want to take their prize perennials and well-honed herbaceous specimens with them. Here we’ve put together a[...]

May 19th, 2021 | Categories: Blog Read More >

Beer glass on a table outside Is the lure of the beer garden affecting the property market?

The coronavirus pandemic has certainly affected consumer priorities in a myriad of ways and this has been particularly demonstrated in the property market. Property agents are reporting a record year with unprecedented levels of demand and allied professions, including moving companies, also[...]

April 22nd, 2021 | Categories: Blog Read More >

40th anniversary Look Out for the Logo

This year takes us into our 40th year in business. Over the last four decades, we've performed towards 75,000 moves across the spectrum of UK, European, international and office moves. Look out on our social media channels as we'll be marking this[...]

April 15th, 2021 | Categories: Blog Read More >

Dog in a removals box Animal Antics; Taking Care of Pets on Moving Day

There’s so many things to think about and take into consideration when you’re moving house and if you’re moving with pets, it’s especially important to factor in their safety and welfare during the moving process. Here are a few top tips[...]

April 8th, 2021 | Categories: Blog Read More >

Newsletter header with images of four vans, a shipping vessel and forklift Spring Newsletter 2021

From navigating the effects of Brexit and Covid, kicking off our 40th year, marking international women's day and everything in between! Find out what we've been up to recently in our latest newsletter. Download it here.  [...]

April 7th, 2021 | Categories: Blog Read More >

Ricky Gervais inpersonator looking at the screen Celebrating 40 Years in Business with Our Famous Friends

This year takes us into our 40th year in business. Over the last four decades, we've performed towards 75,000 moves across the spectrum of UK, European, international and ofice moves. Look out on our social media channels as we'll be marking[...]

April 1st, 2021 | Categories: Blog Read More >

Two removal men carrying boxes into a removal van. Burke Bros in the National Papers Today

We share some "behind the scenes" stories of moving day and some of the strangest things lost and found in the home moving process with the Daily Express.   Take a look at the article here.   If you are moving home or office[...]

March 18th, 2021 | Categories: Blog Read More >

Two removal men packing glassware into boxes on moving day How Do I Pack for a House Move?

Never underestimate the task of packing your house for a move. To help those on the move we’ve put together a few top tips on the best practice for packing Have a packing strategy Make sorting out the loft, any sheds and garages[...]

March 8th, 2021 | Categories: Blog Read More >

Hand holding a set of keys in front of a property Stamp Duty Holiday May Have Six Week Extension

It has been reported that the Chancellor, Rishi Sunak is considering extending the stamp duty holiday by a further six weeks. Meaning that the deadline would be mid-May rather than the end of March 2021 as it currently stands. A number of[...]

February 18th, 2021 | Categories: Blog Read More >

Random Acts of Kindness Day quotation Adding a Little Kindness into House Moving

It may be ‘Random Acts of Kindness Day’ but we’d like to add a little kindness into house moving on any day! Burke Bros are pleased to support ‘The Good Shepherd Ministry’ to help tackle food poverty amongst some of the most[...]

February 17th, 2021 | Categories: Blog Read More >

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