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 Trafford
Are you looking to relocate to Trafford? 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 150 years’ servicing the Trafford 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 your effects also. We have 19 storage facilities across the UK, offering clean, modern, easily accessible storage provision.
We serve many towns around Trafford. To find out more about how we can get your dream move underway do not 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 are moving.
Through hard work, commitment, and excellent service, we are now one of the industry’s largest removal companies. We have 255 specialist vehicles, full trained and security cleared removals staff and 19 storage locations across the UK.
Why Move to Trafford?
Sitting to the west of the large city of Manchester, Trafford forms part of the Metropolitan Borough of Greater Manchester and has a population of around 240,000.
Growing in popularity, Trafford makes a great place to live. A prosperous area with a booming economy, low levels of unemployment and wages above the national average.
Trafford shares its borders with the buzzing city of Manchester in the north and the beautiful Cheshire countryside in the south, allowing locals the best of both worlds.
In recent years it has become something of a foodie destination offering an opportunity to taste excellent cuisine in a range of award-winning restaurants.
Transport links could not be more efficient and with the extension of the Metrolink line, commuting from Trafford to Manchester City Centre the region is incredibly connected.
Whilst expanding rapidly, Trafford Council is focussing on creating an eco-friendly borough and ensuring that residents have plenty of green space.
A fashionistas dream, the Trafford Centre is one of the UK’s largest shopping centres and visited by around 30,000 visitors annually.
Trafford’s forward thinking local council continues its ongoing development plans firmly set with a priority on being green having pushed for its gas-fired power plant, and an environmental initiative to close all coal-fired power plants by 2025.
Sport is important to local residents, and they are avid supporters of the iconic Manchester United Football Club and Lancashire County Cricket Club, both of which call Trafford home.
This multi-faceted Borough certainty is an all-rounder. Whether you are into sport, shopping, dining out, are looking for great employment opportunities or high performing schools, Trafford takes some beating.
Trafford Schools & Education
From an education standpoint, the Borough of Trafford enjoys a tremendous array of opportunities covering 73 primary, 17 secondary and grammar schools, and 6 special schools.
Plenty of parents move to this location purely because of its fantastic schools.
Sought after primaries include Seymour Park Community Primary School, St Alphonsus RC Primary School and Manley Park Primary School. All state schools and all perform outstandingly well according to Ofsted.
Stretford High and Oasis Academy MediaCityUK, both secondaries, also faired very well following their latest Ofsted inspections.
Trafford has 7 Grammar schools and all 7 are in the top 10 best performing state schools in Greater Manchester.
Prep schools such as St Ambrose, Altrincham, Loreto, Bowdon girls and Hale are hugely popular.
Many local children attend Trafford College, the only FE in the town, although there are plenty of others in the region.
North Trafford College consists of two campuses: Altrincham Campus and the Centre for Science & Technology, it provides A-Levels and a huge range of vocational courses.
Things to do in Trafford
With so much to explore in the Borough and beyond, there is no chance of boredom setting in.
Leading green spaces in the area include Stamford Park and Sale Water Park, as well as the 18th century Dunham Massey Hall, a stately home surrounded by a 250-acre deer park.
Old Trafford football ground and Lancashire County Cricket Club both provide the opportunity to support your local team and they also double as venues for hosting music festivals and other interesting shows and exhibitions.
The Trafford Centre is a large indoor shopping centre and leisure complex. Everything you need is under one roof, a place to eat, shop and relax. Some of the popular shops are Debenhams, Game, John Lewis, Primark at Selfridges, Samsung, Selfridges & Co, and Zara.
Those looking for a touch more excitement certainly will not be short of things to do either.
Hop on the M60 and in minutes you can be speeding down the slopes or soaring through the air, at Chillfactore or iFly indoor skydiving or you can spend the day exploring fantastic Manchester.
For a more peaceful experience, the undeniably beautiful Cheshire countryside is right on your doorstep.
The race for school places fuels the property market in Trafford – but there are some up-and-coming areas where you can still pick up a bargain.
Trafford incorporates the towns of Altrincham, Partington, Sale, Stretford, and Urmston giving buyers a host of options.
Many parts of Trafford still have a rural charm that is indicative of its agricultural past and make wonderful locations for those with children.
Dunham Massey is located west of Trafford within some pretty countryside, homes here sell for £500,00 and over.
Altrincham is not quite so rural, however extremely popular. The average cost of a home in this area is £539,176.
Sale is much more affordable with an average home costing £340,000, but still higher than the overall average for the borough of £265,560.
The cheapest properties can be found in more central locations such as Stretford where you can purchase a two-bedroom apartment for £149,950.
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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.