There's always something going on here at A J Stephenson Removals, and here's where you'll be able to catch up on all the latest. In addition, we'll also be posting removals and storage hints and tips here regularly, so be sure to check back often to stay up to date!

Storage/Self Storage… is it China in a Removals Box?

We store, you store, everyone store`s WHAT IS Storage? Isn’t it simple and straight forward? Well not really here’s why. The definition of storage in the dictionary is “the putting and keeping of things in a special place for use in the future.” When you need to bake a cake you need storage for the continue reading…

Can you deliver a Quality Removal Service with Unskilled Removal Men?

Removal workers are classed as unskilled labour. There is no career path into removals through appreniships, college courses or other recognised training courses, there are in house training courses and trade association backed training courses, but on the whole the only experience is gained from learning the ropes and getting stuck in! This was how continue reading…

Jo’s 10 years of service at A J Stephenson Removals

I first met Jo just over 10 years ago when she came to our office in Billericay High Street applying for the Administration Assistant job. Although there were quite a few applicants it was clear that Jo was the one. Her CV was very impressive and there was no doubt she was qualified, probably over continue reading…

Who is the most Loved Removal Company in the UK?

Its official! We were voted the most loved removal business in the UK according to the Best of`s National 14 days of Love competition in February. I know we deliver outstanding service and our staff are fantastic, but this was really a pleasant surprise. Most of our clients have either been recommended to us or continue reading…

What kind of a mover are you?

Moving home is not as straight forward as you may think, or not as the case may be! There are many variations and considerations when moving. Listed below are some of the various types of moves and any potential problems associated with them. Completion Day Moves Moving locally- This is the most common type of continue reading…

Late Exchange. Have you got a `LEG` to stand on?

Late exchange of contracts is probably the most frustrating part of moving house, for both customer and removal company- The whole home removal process takes months of planning, involves a huge amount of stress and yet in the final week and even the last few days there often seems to be a delay in contracts continue reading…

What happens when the Removal lorry is too big?

Horses for courses is a very good motto when it comes to the subject of access for large vehicles. We recently carried out a domestic removal from Billericay to Chard in Somerset, which in itself is nothing out of the ordinary. However, on this occasion when the lorry arrived at the lane they needed to continue reading…

With so many packing options available when moving house, why consider packing yourself?

When moving house many people will consider having professionals pack for them. This is a very sensible decision as it is an extremely hard and backbreaking job, that can often overwhelm you   especially towards the end. It’s usually too late when people realise they have made a mistake. Packing your house up into boxes is continue reading…