Move to Staffordshire 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.
Reasons to Choose White & Company
Boasting almost 150 years in the removals industry, we like to think we know a thing or two about moving homes. With thousands of happy customers all over the UK, we’re confident there’s no better choice of removals company around than us.
So if you’re still deciding who should move you, then speak to us first and we’re sure you’ll be convinced White & Company should be your one and only choice for moving home.
We’ve helped people move home since 1871, so there’s no one who understands removals better than us. Choose a removals firm with the expertise to make your move go smoothly.
We have proudly won numerous prestigious industry awards, proving we are one of the best in the business, who can be trusted and counted on to help you move home.
With thousands of satisfied customers, our reviews speak for themselves. Why not become one of our next happy customers and book your removal with us?
With removals and storage depots all across the United Kingdom, we have the necessary facilities and capabilities to move you anywhere with ease.
Moving home shouldn’t cost the earth. And with White & Company, you can be assured you get a first rate service without the premium price tag. We’ll beat any local removals quote.
It’s our job to make your move easy and stress free. That’s why all of our staff are fully trained and insured. So whether you’re moving small boxes or large loads, we’re always happy to help.
Removals to Staffordshire
Are you looking for removals to Staffordshire?
Whether you are moving to Staffordshire to upsize your current living arrangements or to experience more of a laid back rural or seaside lifestyle, White & Company can help.
White and Company have been helping families move in Staffordshire for many years and serves various Staffordshire cities and towns including Stoke on Trent, Tamworth and Newcastle under Lyme.
Our experienced staff can walk you through the removals process and handle any delicate or cumbersome items for you.
In addition to the bespoke door-to-door delivery of your household items we can also offer storage and packing services as part of your removals to Staffordshire package.
To give you further peace of mind we are also members of the industry regulators, British Association of Removers, FIDI and OMNI. Our long-standing membership is testament to the quality of the services we provide and our commitment to continuous training and best practice.
Let White & Company help you get a step closer to settling into your dream home. Give us a call today to book your removals survey and receive a FREE no obligation quotation.
Why Move to Staffordshire?
Staffordshire is the ideal place to put down roots. A great place to live, work, study, and play. A landlocked county in the West Midlands it has plenty of practical appeal when it comes to connectivity. Bordering a number of other counties, Cheshire, Derbyshire, Leicestershire, Warwickshire, West Midlands, Worcestershire, and Shropshire make it perfect for commuting.
Although the county is recognised for its world-famous Staffordshire Pottery, there are other notable facts about it too:
It has more miles of canals than any other UK county.
The largest ever haul of Anglo-Saxon gold in Britain was discovered beneath a farmer’s field in Staffordshire.
The first jar of Marmite was produced in Staffordshire.
Thomas Spencer, the co-founder of Marks & Spencer, is buried in St Giles Church, in Staffordshire.
Staffordshire boasts both history and heritage along with stunning architecture.
Many of its towns and cities have histories that can be traced back over many centuries.
If you enjoy residing in a location that has modern amenities but sits close to beautiful rural landscapes, Staffordshire has a huge number of towns that would suit your requirements.
To the north of the county is the Peak District National Park. Many villages and towns look out over the park. Cannock Chase AONB is home to some great rural communities such as Brocton and Milford. The River Trent is the largest in the county and has some superb villages dotted along its length, the village of Stone is one of the best.
For prospective buyers, the housing market is a busy one but more importantly, it is incredibly reasonably priced. The average cost to buy a home here is £222,670.
The state school system is completely comprehensive and there are eight independent schools to choose from, eight FE colleges, and two universities, so education is covered from 4yrs-18 and beyond. Living in Staffordshire presents you with all you need to live your best life.
Working in Staffordshire
If you are searching for employment, you are in the right place. Staffordshire has a diverse and robust regional economy covering a wide spectrum of sectors.
Historically, the availability of natural resources has shaped much of the development of Staffordshire and its modern economy as we know it today. Agriculture and its spin-off industries including the food and drink sector play a major role.
Tourism, which is particularly related to the attractive natural environment of the county, and the availability of resources all contribute to the economy of rural Staffordshire
In larger towns and cities, manufacturing has declined in recent years but, Staffordshire still has a share of manufacturing employment that is higher than the national average.
Plus, a wide variety of services and industries have and continue to be attracted to the region due to its fantastic connectivity.
The county is home to some notable national and international companies. They include the Britannia Building Society which is based in Leek. JCB is based in Rocester near Uttoxeter and Bet365 which is based in Stoke-on-Trent.
The theme park Alton Towers is in the Staffordshire Moorlands and several of the world’s largest pottery manufacturers are based in Stoke-on-Trent. The town of Burton upon Trent is known for its beer brewing industry with several major brands such as Carling, Cobra, and Marston’s brewed there.
There is no doubt that those relocating to Staffordshire stand a good chance of landing their perfect job somewhere within its borders.
Staffordshire Schools & Education
For people who are relocating with a family, thorough research is the key to finding a balance between the right place to live and in a place that has good schools. Needless to say, Staffordshire has plenty of great options for children from 4 years of age to school leavers.
The number of schools rated by Ofsted as being either good or outstanding is above the national average in Stafford. However, there are hundreds of schools to choose from so searching for the right one can feel like a mammoth task.
Fear not, there are some really user-friendly websites available to assist you with your investigations such as the Government’s school search service. You can search for primary, secondary, and special needs schools and colleges near you, as well as data on how well they perform.
Moving onto University? 27,225 undergraduate and postgraduate students are studying at the counties two universities. Keele University west of Newcastle-under-Lyme sits on a huge campus. It has a science park and a conference centre, making it the largest campus university in the UK. It specialises in medicine.
Staffordshire University has campuses in Stoke-on-Trent, Stafford, Lichfield, and Shrewsbury. It is split into six academic departments, including Computer and Emerging Media, Performing Arts and Engineering, Health and Social Care, Law, Policy & Forensics, Staffordshire Business School and Life Sciences, and Education
Things to do in Staffordshire
We all lead busy lives, but what is it all about if you can’t kick back and relax when you have the time.
Fortuitously, Staffordshire is known as Britain’s biggest and best playground, so you are in the right place for lots of fun.
Whilst each of the county’s villages, towns, and cities combined have more than enough attractions to satisfy everyone, here are Trip Advisors’ top 10 suggestions:
Trentham Monkey Forest
Dimmingsdale – www.forestryengland.uk/dimmingsdale
Alton Towers Theme Park – www.altontowers.com
SnowDome – www.snowdome.co.uk
Trentham Shopping Village – www.trentham.co.uk
Westport Lake – www.staffs-wildlife.org.uk
Tamworth Castle – www.tamworthcastle.co.uk
Cannock Chase – www.forestryengland.uk/cannock-chase-forest
Ash End Children’s Farm – www.ashendchildrensfarm.co.uk
The National Brewery – www.nationalbrewerycentre.co.uk
Similar to all our wonderful UK counties, Staffordshire has a range of praiseworthy locations in which to live alongside some which are not so desirable.
A diverse property portfolio offers newcomers plenty of choices. Everyone has their own agenda and ideas as to what, where, and how much to spend in order to obtain their perfect home.
Rural lovers should head to Whittington, Shenstone, and Barton-Under-Needwood.
Among a few of the more expensive locations, is Lichfield, followed by Stone, Stafford, Uttoxeter, and Rugeley.
The city of Stafford is located next to the M6 so really easy to get in and out of. Castle Town, Doxey, and Queensville are some of the city’s most popular neighbourhoods.
So, when it comes to owning a home in the county, what might you have to spend?
The average cost of a home is now £222,670.
As a guide, average sold prices over the last 12 months were £336,969 for a detached house, £189,855 for a Semi-detached, £148,315 for a terrace, and flats £123,760.
Those looking for a suitable letting property have almost 900 homes to choose from. Rents range from £325pcm for a one-bedroom property in Stoke on Trent up to a massive £5000pcm for a four-bedroom detached house in upmarket Litchfield.
Stats as per Rightmove March 2022
WE’RE READY TO MOVE YOU…
As one of the nations longest established removals companies, we can provide local removals to the following Staffordshire towns:
Our team are fully trained and experienced to deliver industry leading transport, storage and moving solutions at the very best rates. Whether you need house removals, office moves, or plan to relocate overseas, you can count on us to deliver the goods every time.
With White & Company, you’re always in safe hands.
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The British Association of Removers (BAR) has been the recognised voice of the professional moving and storage industry for over 100 years
White & Company is a founder member of BAR, FIDI & OMNI. By choosing a company who are members of The British Association of Removers (BAR), you will have the peace of mind that comes from using a reputable, professional and safe remover, and in the unlikely event that something goes wrong, you’ve got someone to turn to.
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.
A very smooth move by White and Co. The team worked very hard and were polite, professional and helpful.