How to Choose a Removal Company? - 21 May

Whether you are moving to the next door street, another city or even another country, choosing the right removal company can make all the difference when moving home.  Here are some useful things to consider when choosing the right company.   Do I need to use a removal company? Never underestimate the amount of physical […]

Be Prepared – Your Moving Check List – Part 2 - 27 Mar

In the second part of our series about being prepared for the big day wehen moving comes, we look at the couple of weeks leading up to the move.  This time can be crucial in getting everything prepared, and can make the difference between a stressful, or a stress free moving day.  We aim here to […]

Picking the right London Home Removals Company - 30 Jan

So you’re moving house. You’ve narrowed down the options. You have all your quotes- now how do you pick the London home removals company for you. If you aren’t lucky enough to have friends or family recommend a removal company, to you, then this final step may be a little daunting. At the end of the day, […]

Bubbles- it’s a wrap… - 13 Dec

Bubble Wrap was invented in 1957 by Alfred Fielding and Marc Chavannes. They sealed two shower curtains together, creating a mattress of air bubbles. And then tried to sell it as wallpaper! Luckily for the state of sitting rooms across the world, the product turned out to be unsuccessful as wallpaper, but undeterred, the team then set about marketing […]

London home removals. And beyond! - 22 Nov

Gentleman and a Van was initially established to focus on the London home removals market, but since 2004 we’ve expanded, so now whether you’re moving house in London, across the UK (or even further afield), we will have a solution for you. Our combination of experienced staff and an expanding fleet of vehicles allow us […]

Moving home. Thinking of going solo?! - 01 Nov

  The reasons for moving home are usually good ones, like upsizing to a bigger property or relocation for a new job. That said, moving home is also said to be one of life’s most stressful events, up there with divorce, getting sacked and relegation play-offs! However, with a little prior planning you can anticipate […]

Gentleman and a Van- how it began… - 18 Oct

Gentleman and a Van was established in London in 2004, following a less than satisfactory flat-move with one of the home removal industry’s ‘market leaders’. Mentioning no names, as a gentleman never tells.   Since 2004, one gentle man and van (a Renault Transit to be precise) has become gentlemen and numerous vans. Our approach […]

Gentleman & a Van- how it began… -

Gentleman & a Van was established in London in 2004, following a less than satisfactory flat-move with one of the home removal industry’s ‘market leaders’. Mentioning no names, as a gentleman never tells!   Since 2004, one gentle man and van (a Renault Transit to be precise) has become gentlemen and numerous vans. Our approach is […]