Moving with Us in 4 Easy Steps!
We feel it is important that you know exactly what your moving costs will be upfront with no nasty surprises. Our surveyor will conduct a detailed pre-move survey to ascertain the volume of effects being moved.
The surveyor will visit your home and note any items you want to transfer. There will also be an opportunity to discuss any special requirements or questions you may have.
Once the consultation has been carried out, a free no obligation written quotation will follow within 48 hours. Our quotation will outline exactly what is covered, as per your instructions and a price.
If you are not quite at the stage of wanting to receive a home visit you can still take advantage of our Guesstimate tool. Just complete the quick estimate form on our website to get an approximate idea of the costs involved.
Having been specialists in removals for so long, we can assure you that there is nothing we have not moved before. You can rest assured that your personal belongings will be well protected and safe throughout the transportation process.
When you choose the option of a full packing service, everything will be wrapped, packed and listed on a detailed inventory before being loaded onto the vehicle. A copy of the inventory will follow shortly after.
4 Moving & Storage
White & Company is also able to provide flexible storage solutions for all your needs. Whether that be storage while you have building works carried out on your new home or while you live in rented accommodation for a period of time.
Whatever your storage needs may be we can help. We offer a range of different sized units with competitive prices, easy access in safe, dry and secure personally dedicated storage containers.
Removals To Bexleyheath
Are you looking to relocate to Bexleyheath? Moving home is not something we do on a regular basis with there often being a few years between each move.
As such, we can often lose sight of the number of belongings we accumulate on the way and come time to relocate there is lots to organise.
This is where enlisting the services of a reliable removals company is crucial. White & Company are a family owned business with over 145 years’ servicing the Bexleyheath community.
We offer a tailor made, reliable and professional service at a competitive price. Our trained crews have tackled all sorts of challenges and can wrap, pack and transport your personal belongings with minimum fuss and delay.
Should you require it, White & Company can offer storage of some or all of your effects also. We have 19 storage facilities across the UK, offering clean, modern, easily accessible storage provision.
We serve many towns around Bexleyheath. To find out more about how we can get your dream move underway don’t hesitate to give us a call today for a free home survey and quotation.
About White & Company
White & Company has 19 branches located across the UK from the Channel Islands to Scotland and a network of industry partners. This extensive relocation network allows us to provide the perfect removal solutions no matter where you’re moving.
Through hard work, commitment and excellent service, we are now one of the industry’s largest removal companies. We have 250 specialist vehicles, full trained and security cleared removals staff and 19 storage locations across the UK.
Our Mission Statement
“To continue the traditions founded in 1871 by providing the quality expected by our clients; backed up by superb packing materials, highly trained crews, effective management and a genuine commitment to customer care and the environment.”
Rest assured you can trust White & Company to take care of your personal effects with care and respect from collection to delivery.
Why Move to Bexleyheath?
Lying near Central London, but within striking distance of the Kent countryside, Bexleyheath is a trendy area to live and property here is much sought after both for purchase and rent.
Forming part of the historic county of Kent; until the early 19th century, Bexleyheath comprised of an area of scrubland dotted with a small few buildings.
In 1766 Sir John Boyd had Danson House built in parkland (now Danson Park) between Bexleyheath and Welling. Since then, there has been a steady stream of famous personalities who have either worked or lived in the town; from Kate Bush to Delia Smith, Bexleyheath has seen them all.
The town centre is a busy place, with a mile-long strip of shops, as well as the covered Broadway Shopping Centre. The town has grown hugely over the past few years mainly to compete with the nearby Bluewater complex, one of the largest shopping centres in Europe.
There are excellent transport links into the city via a regular bus and train service and even by the Thames Clipper (a more unusual commute to the office). Plenty of employment opportunities exist in Bexleyheath. Ranking among London’s most economically rewarding town centres, Bexleyheath thrives on business generated by the retail and services sector.
Things to do in Bexleyheath
Bexleyheath offers a host of activities for all its residents’ entertainment. The Heath is the focal point of the area and presents the opportunity to escape from the busyness of the city and town. Hiking, sporting pursuits and regular events, such as the Food Festival, are held on the Heath for the local community.
Bexleyheath itself has many leisure facilities including the Edward Alderton Theatre, Cineworld cinema, a bingo hall and a ten-pin bowling alley. Nearby is Greenwich Park, one of London’s eight Royal Parks, which is home to the Prime Meridian Line and Royal Observatory; offering stunning views across the Thames to St Paul’s Cathedral and beyond.
Whether you fancy a relaxing afternoon stroll or having the whole family splashing and sliding about the place, Danson Splash Park is packed with family fare. Head straight to the interactive area with water features which kids of all ages can explore. Open seasonally between May and September it’s a bustling attraction.
With a super quick journey direct into London, you can stroll along Covent Garden, one of the first luxury neighbourhoods of the city; drop by Trafalgar Square, one of London’s most magnificent architectural set pieces, or visit the London Greenwich Royal Observatory, the time-keeper of the UK.
Once you have relocated to your new home in Bexleyheath, there is a whole host of important things you need to organise. Below is some practical information which may prove helpful.
Schools & Education
Schools in Bexleyheath fall under the Bexley Local Education Authority and perform consistently well. There are several highly rated primary and secondary schools to choose from.
There are around 30 primaries across the region which serve the town, the majority of which have been inspected and reported as being “good” by Ofsted, such as Crook Log Primary School and Upland Primary School.
There are four secondary schools, namely Bexleyheath Academy, St Catherine’s Catholic School for Girls, St Columba’s Catholic Boys’ School and Townley Grammar School. The latter having been awarded an “outstanding” following its last inspection.
Another secondary school in the area is Beths Grammar School. This secondary is boys only up until year 12 and has consistently received an “outstanding” from Ofsted year on year.
Property Prices in Bexleyheath
The property market in the area is very buoyant and homes sell quickly. With a population of around 22,000, Bexleyheath offers a diverse type of resident with a mixture of young growing families to people approaching retirement age.
For larger family homes, head to the south side of the town where you will find some excellent examples of Edwardian and Victorian homes. More affordable properties can be found North of the town where you will find plenty of semi-detached properties.
According to Zoopla in October 2019, the average cost of a home here is currently £411,000. A detached property costs around £551,000, semi-detached £453,000, terraced houses £366,000 and a one-bedroom apartment approximately £242,000.
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What Others Say…
Wayne Middleton and Brian Witherford were professional and extremely helpful. Did a brilliant job. Would recommend Whites to anyone. Thanks very much.
Have used this company regularly for 5 years including my time in the armed forces. They are professional and efficient. Will use them again on our next move.
The move went very smoothly and they were very polite.
Â A very smooth move by White and Co. The team worked very hard and were polite, professional and helpful.