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 either visit your home or conduct a video survey 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 Cannock
Are you looking to relocate to Cannock? 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 151 years’ servicing the Cannock 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 Cannock. 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 265 specialist vehicles, full trained and security cleared removals staff and 19 storage locations across the UK.
Why Move to Cannock?
Once a very small country village, originally in the Domesday Book of 1086 as Birmingham Jr, Cannock in the county of Staffordshire, saw great changes during the mid-19th Century.
The beginning of the coal mining era launched its reputation as one of the leaders in the mining industry.
Accessibility is always a bonus for any town. Since the M6 Toll opening in 2003 Cannock is now one of the country’s fastest-growing residential and commercial areas.
Where there are businesses, there are jobs. Many residents have found work in the surrounding towns and cities.
Sitting on the fringe of ‘Cannock Chase’ a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, the town’s inhabitants are fortunate enough to enjoy a peaceful small-town feel.
An outdoorsy lifestyle is the norm, whilst the advantage of being able to access the City of Birmingham, the town of Walsall and Lichfield Cathedral City makes a cultural hit totally possible.
There is a good assortment of places to shop. As each of Cannock’s suburbs were once individual villages, they still retain their own high streets. This negates the need to travel far for day-to-day necessities.
Education is of a high standard across the county and offers plenty of choices.
The Cannock Chase Hospital has recently been refurbished at a cost of £27 million and provides comprehensive healthcare to the local population. With its close-knit community feels but modern amenities associated with a much larger town, Cannock is as practical as it is attractive.
Cannock Schools & Education
The county of Staffordshire benefits from some excellent state and independent schools.
There more than twenty primary schools and ten secondary schools and several colleges in the area, ensuring that children of all ages and stages of education have the absolute best opportunities available to them. Many of Cannock’s schools have been recognised for their high-achieving exam pass rates.
Ofsted rated “outstanding” schools include, the primaries of St Joseph and St Theresa Catholic Primary and Watling Street Primary School.
Whilst there are no outstanding secondaries within a two-mile radius of Cannock, there are plenty of “good” rated ones, Norton Canes High School and Erasmus Darwin Academy were both “good” says Ofsted.
The local independent grammar school, Chase Grammar, has been at the top of the county league tables for over a decade, even appearing in the list of Top 100 Schools in the UK in recent years.
Although there are several FE providers in the area, the closest is South Staffordshire College, it has a campus in Cannock. Applicants to the college have all sorts of subjects and courses to choose from for both school leavers and adults.
Things to do in Cannock
Whether your interests lie in outdoor or indoor pursuits, Cannock provides all manner of entertainment prospects.
Cannock Chase Forest – An area of scenic natural beauty laden with leisurely walks and cycle tracks.
The Museum of Cannock Chase – tells the fascinating story of Cannock Chase, from its industrial beginnings to its military role, famous local citizens, social history, domestic life, and wildlife.
Chasewater Country Park – a popular public amenity with activities such as water-skiing, sailing, wakeboarding, and cycling. Chasewater is the third largest reservoir by volume in the county of Staffordshire
Cannock Chase – (better known to the locals as The Chase). The area has been designated as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. It is a wonderful combination of woodland and open country. This a place you can visit at any time of the year
The regular well-attended town centre market has been running since the 13th century. Featuring 61 stalls, it is positioned in the shadow of the elegant Stafford Town Hall.
The town also boasts The Queens Retail Park and Riverside shopping centre, which include outlets such as Next, New Look, Marks and Spencer, and H&M.
Stafford Castle spans over 900 years of history. Its original motte and bailey castle topped with the ruins of the 19th-century castle.
Alternatively, you can be in Birmingham in just 30 minutes by car or 45 minutes by train. The City offers a host of things to do, an unmissable shopping experience, a plethora of bars and restaurants as well as a thriving nightlife.
The town offers not only offers buyers superb value for money it also has a variety of property types many of which are semi-detached.
There are some genuinely nice Victorian-era terraces as well as some recent new build developments to choose from.
Norton Canes, Heather Valley, and Dursely Drive are desirable areas and command the highest prices. In these neighbourhood’s property starts at around £412,000.
There are 181 homes for sale and the average cost is currently £210,812.
If you are looking to rent, you can expect to pay upwards of £850 per month for a 3 bedroomed home and around £480 per month for a one bedroomed apartment.
Stats as per Zoopla August 2022
Popular Places to Live near Cannock
- Norton Canes
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.