No credit crunch in peak moving season
From July until September, year in, year out, removal firms experience a rush of people hoping to make the most of the school holidays in which to move. Most quality removal firms are booked up weeks in advance and some even have to disappoint potential customers due to the workload.
At Atlantic International Movers demand this year has again far overtaken the available number of crews and vehicles. Managing director,
"Throughout this credit crunch we have been witnessing increasing incidences of people leaving the selection and booking of a removals firm until the last minute, thinking that there would be no problem. Choice is very limited at this time of year, with all the good removal companies booked up well in advance. Although never keen to turn people away, some are bound to be disappointed.
"Even where people decide to move themselves, either through choice or necessity, I have even been told of cases where hire vans are in short supply!"
"For those people forced to move in the summer, the best advice is to confirm your booking as soon as possible,"