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Full Packing Service

Our packers bring a high level of expertise to packing that will ensure the safety of these items.

Packing up your house yourself before the removal men arrive is certainly cheaper than hiring the removal men to pack as well and many people might think house packing services is an unnecessary expense.

With certain items you may be right, however, when it comes to the more valuable items and breakables such as glass and crockery, professional packing can make the difference between success and disaster.

For anything valuable or breakable, specific materials will need to be hired regardless of whether you use a house packing service or not and in a lot of cases, there is surprisingly quite an art to removal packing.

Our packers will carefully pack all your treasured possessions using protective packing materials

Whether it’s your straightforward Mahogany, Victorian glass-fronted cabinet or your marble Rhinoceros sculpture with painfully thin tusks and ears, the item can incur anything from scratches to decapitation if it is not packed properly.

At Jorvik Removals, our packers bring a high level of expertise to packing that will ensure the safety of these items.

Packing services requirements differ from house to house and sometimes there will be very little reason for house packing services. In other cases, it will be essential and it is always worthwhile to get some advice from us.

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A Removal Company You Can Rely On

Free Quote & Self Survey

To receive your free removals service quote, simply provide us with the details of your request: contact information, move-out and move-in locations, type and size of the property, as well as what floor, if applicable.

We will then send you a price estimate, which you will need to confirm online or over the phone. Just specify any additional needs you may have and we will tailor the removal service to suit your needs. Get your quote at any time. Get your quote at any time.

Expert Loading

We will get in touch with you prior to moving day to remind you of the service. Ensure that there’s a convenient parking space for the movers to position their vehicle. Upon meeting them, you can discuss any special requests you might have, such as what already packed belongings you wish to go first in the removals van or whether some boxes need to be handled with extra care.

The removals crew will get on with the job expertly and load and secure your items carefully onto the moving truck. They’ve got all the necessary equipment and gear to carry out even emergency moving services while you sit back and watch.

Secure Transportation

Whether you’re within the UK or you are venturing out for good to an EU country, rest assured that your movable property is in safe hands. The removals service is fully insured if your items are packed by our professionals. As long as you leave the packing to us, your items will be comprehensively covered during the A to B transportation process.

The teams are equipped with reliable GPS systems, allowing them to deliver your furniture, personal belongings or commercial equipment in the shortest time frame possible via a direct route to your new address. It’s that easy and simple! Just secure a convenient parking spot for the moving team at the delivery location.

Smooth Unloading

We will do our best to transport the load to your new address as quickly as possible, subject to traffic. Upon delivery, the unloading of your items will be done with the same care, diligence and attention to detail as the loading process was carried out. Your items will be safely taken off the truck and moved into the property in a secure and efficient manner.

The removals crew will place each and every box in their designated room (according to your labelling system). Upon request, they will assemble any dismantled pieces of furniture for you at no extra cost.

What Our Customers Are Saying

Jorvik asks all its customers on how well it has undertaken their move. Here are just a few of the most recent customer reviews.

  • Craig Grant

    Very professional can recommend highly. Jorvik did a brilliant job handling delicate items and dismantling large furniture through tight access. Seemed like everything was packed in no time at all. Great, fast service, best Removals in York area thanks Jorvik

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  • Jodie Ann Watts

    If we had spent thousands of pounds on a big name removal company we would not have had better service! Honestly, I cannot recommend Jorvik enough.
    Melissa gave us a call the day before the move to double-check all the details.
    On the day we had Melvyn & Daniel who just got on and emptied the house they were very friendly and efficient and packed all our items with the utmost care!
    We will definitely be recommending to friends & family.
    Many Thanks once again Jorvik

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  • AnnH-668
    We used these guys to put all our furniture into their storage then a week later when we got keys to our other property they moved us in.very friendly and Melissa was fantastic as one minute it was going to be 20/12/16 for moving into our property but was then told 21/12/16.on speaking to Melissa to explained this she said not a problem nothing was too much trouble for these guys once again thanks very much.our move was stress free thanks to these guys.would recommend these to anyone wanting to put stuff in storage or for a full house move or both.
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  • Gavin Feetenby

    Outstanding service ..very well organised and very efficient .my wife and I have moved 3 times now and usually it's a chore after the removal firms have just dumped the things n gone these guys really did everything n made me feel at ease they were careful covered my furniture sofa etc everything just well what can I say but just professional ..Thanks a lot, guys.

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  • DT

    Excellent from start to finish. Efficient, friendly and professional 2 vans made removing final bits easier. Staff both in office base and on removal were all brilliant and timely. Recommend to anyone. Service great

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  • Jason Moore

    Absolutely would recommend this company super professional and even helped with the stress levels of moving. Would use again in a flash

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  • Rich

    Arrived on time.2 guys friendly and efficient.Worked quickly and carefully Provided plenty of boxes for us to use

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  • Sandra H

    reasonable price excellent service

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  • Royston

    The company keep in touch with you right up to the day of moving. I received a call on the morning of the move just to make sure everything was OK and ready for the guys. I was given a time of 10am but the guys arrived 15 minutes earlier. They were very careful not to damage anything and wasted no time in getting things on to the removal van. The guys were so friendly and courteous. When unloading the van they were just as careful. The whole removal was completed in 1 hr 30 mins. That was including a 35 mile journey. I would recommend this company to anyone.

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  • Rachel Wing

    Excellent service, very professional and reliable. We were really impressed with the company, the team were really polite and careful when moving us. We have moved a number of times and this company were the best we have used. Would highly recommend

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  • Matt Lovett

    A flawless move - 2 helpful people who took a lot of care with our stuff. They worked hard all day! Great value for money.

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  • Joe

    What a fantastic job !! Arrived on the dot ...the the 2 men very massively helpful and went out of there way . Would definitely recommend.

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  • Emma Shipley

    Absolutely amazing service I cannot thank you all enough, you completely took the stress out of moving and made it very easy. The team did amazing even in the hot temperatures they didn't stop. You all went over and above what I expected! Thank you all again and I would highly recommend

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  • Ian Thornton

    Thank you so much! Amazing service! We didn’t give Jorvik removals much notice and they still managed to fit us in! Nothing was too much trouble! Melissa was professional and nothing was too much trouble for her. My granddad is 93 and they took all the stress away for him and us. Very very highly recommend Jorvik removals & storage to anyone! Thank you

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  • KeithL-116

    Just used Jorvik Removals for a local house move at short notice and thankfully they were brilliant. The guys were friendly and courteous and took care of my furniture as if it was their own. Highly recommended. Keith

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  • Janice Scott-Collier

    This is our second move using Jorvik. As I said in my first review, save yourself stress, time and money and use Jorvik. Melissa is worth her weight in gold, that girl made everything happen, nothing was too much trouble. The lads turned up and worked like Trojans, I cannot thank them enough for all the sheer graft they put in. Happy Christmas and a prosperous New Year to you all. THANK YOU

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  • Vicky Reeson

    Awesome experience today! Lads were efficient and helpful. Moved us swiftly and nothing was too much trouble absolutely brilliant, would highly recommend 👍👍👍

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  • Lauren Joyce Wheller

    Just wanna say a massive thank you for all your help last weekend. You are an excellent moving company. Have a lot of respect for our items and was here bang on time. Would highly recommend you to my friends and family. And if we ever moved again I would definitely be giving you another call. Xxx

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  • Lewis

    Very happy with the two people who came to do the removals, very professional and efficient. They handled all our furniture with care and everything was strapped down and covered in protective blankets where they thought it was necessary. I'd definitely recommend them to anyone I know who're moving

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  • LisaT-114

    Cheapest removal company I found and the service doesn't reflect this. Both lads were more than willing to go out of their way to help us while we were moving,which is stressful enough to anyone. Could not recommend enough. Thank you.

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Jorvik Removals & Self Storage Ltd

2b Kettlestring Lane, York,
North Yorkshire,
YO30 4XF

01904 59 11 59

08000 56 33 93

Frequently Asked Questions

If you’ve any questions for us, this is the place to find the answer. And if it’s not covered here, feel free to pick up the phone and call us…

Can I move at the Weekend?

We are able to carry out your removal at any time that is convenient for you,We don’t Charge any extra for saturdays although different days and times may carry a premium to reflect the extra cost of staff.

What size of van will I get?

The size of the van is decided by our staff based on a survey of your home. It is our responsibility to get this right. Always use a company with experience and a good reputation to ensure that they will. If a survey has not been carried out, we will use the information that you have provided us with to calculate the size of van required. As long as you have been honest then it will still be our responsibility to get it right.

How long will my Packing take?

Usually a two bedroom house should take about 3-4 hrs, 3 bed about 4-6 hrs and a 4 bed approx 6-8 hrs to fully pack all your home but if you would prefer to do some or all of the packing yourself then we can provide a free box loan service. give us a call we can advise you how long your packing may take.

What do packing costs include?

Jorvik removals prices are tailored to your needs. Our basic service supplies you with a with a crew of 2 men to pack and includes all packing materials required to carry out a first class packing service and goods in transit insurance, but you may choose extra services such as storage and international packing too.

How do I move house with a dog/cat?
How do I pay for my removal?

Once you have accepted our Quote, we require full payment before or on the morning of your removal. This can be paid via cash, debit or credit card and BACS.

Are my goods insured?

Yes, your goods will be covered by insurance  During your removal, your goods will be insured up to £50,000 per van and during storage we can arrange insurance though insurastore.com at an extra charge, always read the full details of insurance and the terms and conditions.

What time will the van arrive?

Generally, our staff start work between six and eight o’clock in the morning. We aim to be at your address between 8:30 am and 9:00 am in the morning. If you are moving long distance we will liaise with you and give you an estimated time of arrival. Sometimes, for many reasons we can be delayed, however, we will always arrive.

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