Why choose us?
We will make your packing easy.
TLC Packing Services
We offer a variety of packing services from full packs to china and glass only packs, the reason most people use our packing service is to save time and effort.
But one best of the unrealised reasons is that you can live in your home as normal right up to the day before the move, as we will come in the day before moving to pack everything.
This means that you are not living with piles of boxes and searching through for items that have been packed in the weeks leading up to the move.
Our packing services start from only £ 99.00 but if you decide to pack yourself we can provide all your materials if needed.
Here at TLC removals, you can find a removals packing service to meet your needs and budget. Whether you’re moving home in the UK or relocating internationally, our convenient packing options will suit your move and save you time.
If you’d prefer to pack your own belongings and not sure how
we have a short video below to help you pack like a professional and avoid damage .
TLC removals can supply all the packing materials you need.
Fragile pack service
TLC removals will supply you with packing materials to pack most items yourself,
and our professional crew will pack your kitchen china, glassware, mirrors,
pictures and ornaments to maximise the protection of your goods.
Full packing service
A TLC removals moving team will safely pack everything in your home.
This is a convenient service designed to save you time and effort.
If you’d like to discuss your removals packing needs or get a quote,
don’t hesitate to get in touch with TLC removals today. And don’t forget
that we offer removals insurance if you’d like extra assurance when moving home.
If you are moving home and want to do your own packing
just remember one of the most important things about your house removal is the packing.
Using the wrong packing materials
can result in an unsafe load making it unsafe for the guys carrying out
your removal service as well as putting your goods at risk.
choosing the right packaging materials .
Is key for a smooth removal service sometimes people choose to get their packaging
materials from the local supermarket or online, in my experience you will always
be better to get your removal boxes from the company you decide to use
for your removal service,
Pack like a proessional
If you decide to pack yourself then please take the time to watch this video
Kitchen Packing Tips
1 Large & Small Appliances
Tape everything closed to avoid swinging doors
Don’t forget to defrost fridge/freezer before moving day
Keep items such as kettles and toasters handy as they are essential for your first day
To pack your toaster without making a mess, empty it upside down outside
3 Glasses, Mugs & Cups
Don’t overload on the packing of glass, the box won’t be able to take the weight
Pad the box in between glasses with bubble wrap and tea towels
Stack the cups in polystyrene cups to avoid breakages
Do not stack heavy items on top of your glasses, mugs or cups
Living Room Tips
1 Mirrors and Glass Frames
Tape an ‘x’ onto the glass using packing tape to prevent shattering
Use corner protectors to guard the edges from damage
Cover the surface with a layer of cardboard
Keep mirrors and glass upright with no items stacked on it during transit
3 Rugs & Carpets
Clean the rug before you start to pack it up
Roll and tie each end of the rug with twine or string to secure it
Don’t wrap your area rug in plastic as this will cause mould and mildew
Wrap the rug in sheets of thick paper and tape it closed
1 Toiletries & Medicine
Try and use up all toiletries before the move, to avoid taking up valuable space
Wrap tape around opened toiletry lids to avoid any spillages
Pack toiletries in zip lock bags once the lids are taped
Do not pack away medicine or tablets you’ll need daily
Towels act as a great protector for most items, combining packing and protection in one
Ensure all towels are washed before using as padding
Ensure all towels are washed before using as padding
For the remaining towels, simply fold and pack on top of clothes in suitcase
2 Crockery & Fragile Items
Stack your plates with polystyrene plates in between each one to avoid damage
Don’t wrap plates in newspaper, this won’t stop a break in the removal van
Pack items first that are least used such as cookbooks and big mixing bowls
Create a ‘cushion’ at the bottom of the box to safely pack your plates
Don’t do a food shop the week before moving as it’ll likely be wasted
Take your tinned food and other cupboard foods with you or to a homeless shelter
Make sure you have packed a lunch for moving day
Have milk, bread and any other essential food ready for once you’ve moved in
Backup your important files and documents
Check if you have the gadget’s original packaging to easily pack
Use bubble wrap, blankets and towels to protect your electronics
Remove any temperature-sensitive items from inside your electronics
Dismantle furniture if it can be easily put back together
Cover furniture with protective furniture covers or blankets for the move
Wrap tape or plastic wrap around the covers to further secure the item
Take off chair/sofa covers and pillows and pack them separately in plastic covers
Put cotton-wool on top of compressed powders to stop it cracking
Cover eyeshadow palettes with bubble wrap and wrap tape around
Pack nail-varnishes in newspaper and then place them in a plastic zip bag
Separate make-up in to liquids, creams & powders.
4 Electrical Hair Appliances
Limit the amount of straighteners and dryers you’ll take with you
Pack appliances by wrapping the wire aroMOVING TIPSund the appliance
When packing into the box, place the heavier appliances at the bottom
Keep all of your hair appliances, brushes, hair ties and clips together in a labelled box
1 Mattresses & Bed Frames
Dismantle beds ahead of moving day, and sleep in sleeping bags or a blow-up bed
Put all of the nuts, bolts and Allen keys into bags and tape them to main frame of bed
Use protective mattress covers to ensure no damage is done during the move
If you’re not using a removal company, place the mattress in between furniture
2 Drawers & Wardrobes
To use space wisely, keep the clothes and items in your drawers, taping them closed
Empty your wardrobe. This will help you to finally get rid of all your unwanted clothes
Dismantle your wardrobe carefully, or to make it easier, get the removal company to do it
If the wardrobe isn’t so big, it won’t need to be dismantled
Pack your clothes in vacuum compression bags to save room
If it’s summer, start packing winter clothes or clothes you know you won’t need
Make a wardrobe by getting a tall box with a pole inserted through with cable ties
Packing clothes into a suitcase is an easy method to transport clothes during the
4 Jewellery & Accessories
Pack chained necklaces through a plastic straw to avoid tangling
Pack jewellery in a large egg box to avoid damage
Small dainty earrings can be transported in pill/medication boxes
Any valuable items should be kept with you, just in case it gets misplaced
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While TLC Removals offers a variety of house and office removal services that range from a basic move to a complete package, we can also offer you options that will make your removal service within your plan and within your budget. Just contact us for a free removals or storage quotation. Your Options, your plan, we make it possible at the best price for you.