Removal Company Guides

About this guide

Here at Compare My Move, we pride ourselves on being a font of endless knowledge on home removals. We provide detailed information and advice for home movers on everything they need to know when moving house but not only that, we also have a wealth of knowledge for Removal Companies too. This section of the Compare My Move Advice Centre is all about the removals industry and will cover everything from how to set up a Removal Company to how to market your business and maintain success. 

  • 1. Marketing advice for removal companies

    Traditional forms of marketing within the removal industry involved distributing leaflets, submitting your contact details to offline directories and cold calling prospective movers. However, due to the internet and the use of smartphones, marketing methods have changed drastically. Although some traditional marketing methods will still help the business grow, the power of online advertising should not be underestimated.

    From investing in a well-designed website to creating a newsletter via e-mail, with our expert advice we will take you through the variety of marketing techniques you can use to grow your business. 

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  • 2. Joining the British Association of Removers

    The British Association of Removers (BAR) is the recognised voice of the professional moving and storage industry in the United Kingdom. It is a UK Trade Association open to UK businesses trading in the removal industry that seeks to raise standards by giving clear, professional advice to its members.

    If you're a member of the BAR, your removal company will stand out from the rest, giving customers peace of mind that your service is of high quality. 

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  • 3. How can social media help your removal company?

    Social media has changed the way businesses communicate with their customers. It’s now a tool for two-way communication that allows your removal company to engage with your existing and potential customer base. It allows companies to generate exposure that would otherwise only be available to large businesses with big advertising budgets. 

    With expert advice and tips, Compare My Move have created this guide to help you grow your removal company by using social media. We will explain all the benefits of implementing a social media strategy and help you expand your audience. 

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  • 4. How to convert moving leads into profit?

    Using a removal lead generator service to boost your work is recommended. To convert leads you should make sure you contact the customer immediately, offering a quote for the job. 

    Compare My Move's experts share how to convert each lead into profit to ensure a successful business strategy. 

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  • 5. Your Essential Guide to Setting Up a Removal Company

    Thinking of setting up your own business as a residential or commercial removals firm? Here are a few things to consider before you make a move.
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