Preparing to Sell – How to Get the Most for Your Dorset Home

Posted on 30/11/2018 by Nick Johnson

When people put together a plan for selling their home, they often jump forward several steps by placing their house or apartment on the market straight away.They immediately think of speeding up the process, rather than trying to work out the best way to present their property. This approach works well for properties that need little to no work. But it can also have the opposite effect if there are some aesthetic or maintenance issues.

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Getting Rid of Clutter Before Your Next Relocation in Dorset

Posted on 13/11/2018 by Nick Johnson

The moment you have been waiting for is happening! Your bid is in the process of being accepted, and the reality of your new home is becoming very real.Now that you have a rough idea of your moving in date – it’s time to start organising your big move. You should take the opportunity to get rid of some clutter and items you no longer use. It’s a fresh start, and you should only move with things you need.

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Reasons Why You Should Relocate to One of Dorset’s Scenic Towns

Posted on 08/10/2018 by Nick Johnson
Reasons Why You Should Relocate to One of Dorset's Scenic Towns

There are many reasons why people consider uprooting and relocating to a new village or town in another part of the country.It could be because of an upcoming retirement, and you no longer need a large house. If you have a young family, maybe you’re looking for somewhere with low crime and decent schools. It’s all about finding something that suits your needs in a place where you can enjoy your free time. And many of them find themselves drawn to Dorset’s many quaint towns or villages.

Johnson’s of Shaftesbury relocates thousands of people into Dorset every year. We always encourage feedback to see why they chose our county as their new home. For some people, it was necessary to get better value for money which is especially true if you live in London. The one thing we’re confident about is that there is a new home to suit everyone’s tastes and budget in Dorset.

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Providing Removals and Storage for Gillingham, Sherbourne and Shaftesbury

Posted on 05/09/2018 by Nick Johnson
Removals Company Dorset

If you’re looking for a removals and storage company in Dorset, it’s essential that you book with a reliable company. There are lots of ways to find potential companies online, in addition to checking out their online reviews. By using previous customer feedback, you can determine whether they match up to the standard you’re looking for. It’s worth the extra research and effort to ensure that your possessions are free from damage.

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Easy Ways to Improve Your Garden in Dorset

Posted on 22/08/2018 by Nick Johnson
Easy Ways to Improve Your Garden in Dorset

There aren’t many sayings that evoke instant cultural heritage more than a ‘proper English garden’.The concept of an English landscape garden is something many people consider an essential part of their home. And more importantly – it can add value to your home. If you have a garden that could do with an upgrade, there are some affordable, quick fixes to help improve your pride and joy.

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Don’t Leave it Late – the Advantages of Booking your Removals Company in Dorset Early.

Posted on 07/08/2018 by Nick Johnson
Don't Leave it Late – the Advantages of Booking your Removals Company in Dorset Early.

You’ve done it! All those months of viewings and negotiations are over, and you’re moving to your new dream home in Dorset.It’s a massive achievement and a fresh start in a new location. However, let’s not get too far ahead of ourselves. There are a few things you need to organise before you pop the cork on the champagne. And the first place you should start is finding a reliable removals company.

One of the main things to avoid is leaving things until the last minute. If you plan ahead and keep to a timeline, you’ll be ready for your big relocation to your new home. Johnson’s of Shaftesburyhas been moving people in Dorset for over one hundred years. We have first-hand knowledge of every part of Dorset, and we guarantee to make your relocation as stress-free as possible.

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Need More Room? Tips on Upgrading to a Larger Property in Dorset

Posted on 24/07/2018 by Nick Johnson
Questions To Ask When Viewing A Property

In the past, it wasn’t uncommon for people to buy one house and remain there for decades. Nowadays, it’s more likely that we will live in several properties as our needs change. From our student share-house to our first mortgage, we tend to look for something larger with each move. And if you’re finding your current apartment or house is cramped, it might be time for you to search for an upgrade.

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Enjoy the Summer at One of Dorset’s Best Coastal Hotspots

Posted on 09/07/2018 by Nick Johnson
Enjoy the Summer at One of Dorset's Best Coastal Hotspots

Dorset is one of the UK’s favourite summer destinations, with thousands of visitors descending on the Jurassic Coast every year.The appeal is a guarantee of plenty of sunshine, stunning beaches, friendly seaside resorts and beautiful scenery. Once you visit the unique county, we’re confident that you’ll be back to enjoy many holidays here.

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The Importance of Our Community Work at Johnson’s

Posted on 21/06/2018 by Nick Johnson

Johnson’s of Shaftesbury is known as Dorset’s favourite removal and storage company. This is all down to our customer service and friendly staff who go the extra mile for our customers. In addition to providing the best removals and storage services, we always promote positive work in our community. And when we can, we do our part to contribute.

The Johnson’s team are all residents of Gillingham and Dorset. And we believe that everyone benefits from the positive action in our community. That’s why we try and play our part whenever we can. We recently had the opportunity to help out Gillingham School with a donation of a musical instrument.

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Dedicated Elderly Moving Service in Dorset

Posted on 05/06/2018 by Nick Johnson

Moving home is one of the most stressful experiences anyone can undertake. If you’re planning a relocation for an elderly relative or friend, it can get even trickier. For some people, moving might be less of choice than a necessity. And that means a lot of furniture and items aren’t as easy to pack up and prepare for collection. That’s why it pays to book with a reliable removals company like Johnson’s of Shaftesbury.

At Johnson’s, we understand that any relocation for a senior needs additional planning. Not only that, but the move itself requires a professional level of courtesy that elderly people deserve. We not only respect our elders, but it’s also our job to make sure that their relocation is stress-free. That’s why Johnson’s has a removals service that is specially designed for elderly people.

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