Moving house is said to be one of the most stressful events in a person's life, and after you’ve spent as long as we have helping people on their big day, it’s easy to understand why. It’s not just moving from one house to another, it’s packing up everything that made your house a home and changing your daily routines to fit a new area and lifestyle, it’s a pretty seismic change that can affect every aspect of your life. However, despite all the difficulties,...Read more
As the European Green Capital in 2015, Bristol has had a lot to live up to in terms of its green credentials. Without doubt, it certainly does this and in 2016 Bristol was one of the greenest cities in the UK. At On the Dot, we’re proud of Bristol and we’re proud of our own environmental credentials as an eco-friendly removal company based here. (more…)...Read more
The Property Market in BristolHomeowners in Bristol have seen increases in their property value well above the UK average. In fact in 2016 prices city-wide had jumped by 6.7%, making the average house price in Bristol £242,900. Only London and Cambridge have witnessed higher price increases. This may be good news for homeowners but not so good for those renting or looking to get on the property ladder as higher property prices means soaring demand and lower supply. The long term effect Brexit will have...
So far, so good… so far. The removal company was on time, nothing was broken, and you have managed to fit all of your possessions into your new home in Bristol. Your body likely just wants to sink into that pile of bubble wrap and cardboard boxes, but your mind knows that the real work is just getting started. Now it’s time to start turning that house (or flat, or apartment) into home.
There is good reason why The Sunday Times honoured Bristol as the best city in all of Britain in which to live. This is a city full of rich history and places to visit for the tourists, but the ambient climate and comfortable cost of living make it perfect to call home. If you are getting ready to become one of the over 450,000 residents living in Bristol, you have a lot to look forward to. The nation’s 8th most popular city in regards...Read more
As a Bristol removal company we take a keen interest in our local housing market and it is good news for homeowners and bad news for renters in Bristol as property prices continue to soar. 2015 showed a 6.7% increase in the average cost of a home, leaving Bristol in third place behind London and Cambridge on a national scale. (more…)...Read more
The list of things to do when moving home can often seem incredibly daunting and unnerving. However thorough you think you’ve been there’s almost always something you’ll inevitably forget. Often this is something pretty minor but some things, like forgetting to change your mailing address, can have potentially serious consequences. This is why we’ve put together this definitive moving house checklist that will help ensure your Bristol removal runs as smoothly as possible. (more…)...Read more
Moving house can be a stressful process, especially when it comes to transporting your most treasured possessions. It can be devastating getting to your new property and realising that something’s been left behind or that an item you loved has been broken in transit. This is why choosing the right Bristol removal company is essential to making sure everything goes smoothly on what is already going to be a very stressful day. Here are six top tips on what to look out for when choosing...Read more
To all our lovely customers, Our Office will be closed for Christmas, from Wednesday December 23rd to Monday January 4th. We will still be dealing with some email enquiries, so if you would like a quote from us, that isn't urgent, please fill out our online quote form, and we'll get back to you in due course. If you have a removals booking with us over the Christmas period and need to get in touch with us, please check your emails, where you will find an email...Read more
We’ve got one On Route Eco Offer this coming week. Our Bristol removals van is driving back from Penryn ( Cornwall ) to Bristol on Saturday 17th October. If you need something collected on route, save carbon emissions and some money !! give us a call for a great discount rate....Read more