What Comes After Your Move

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The process doesn’t stop once you’ve moved house, there are still a few things to do to get you fully settled into your new home. Once the chaos of moving is over, it can be easy to forget even the simplest of things. However, the job’s not done just yet and there are still a few tasks that will need your attention. 

Whilst you enjoy settling into your new home, don’t forget to browse through Compare My Move’s advice for when the move is finally complete. 

  • 1. Change of address checklist

    When you move to a new house, you will need to change your address with your service providers. Changing your address may seem obvious who you need to tell and what you need to do, but moving home is often a chaotic time when many of these tasks can be overlooked.

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  • 2. How to deal with removal company disputes

    In the unlikely event, you have a bad experience with your removal company, you will need to take it up with the company themselves. The company’s Goods in Transit insurance will cover any damage to items during the move.

    If you have a grievance with a removal company who is a British Association of Removers (BAR) member, then the organisation suggests you contact the removal company first, if they fail to reply then you can take up the issues with The Furniture Ombudsman.

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