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How to continue running your business during a move

How to continue running your business during a move

If you are a business owner or a senior executive at a company, taking time off to handle your move may not be an option. So how do you keep things going at work, while making sure your house move also goes smoothly?

26 Jul 2021
5 things you need to know about moving your business from south to north

5 things you need to know about moving your business from south to north

Andrew Porter Ltd has extensive experience of helping business relocate to new locations all over the UK, including popular northern cities like Leeds and Manchester. Here’s what you need to know if you’re thinking about establishing a new base in the north of the country:

21 Jul 2021
Helping Derian House provide vital care to children in the North West

Helping Derian House provide vital care to children in the North West

This week is Children’s Hospice Week, which aims to highlight the important work children’s hospices do. Giving something back to the community is very important to the team at Andrew Porter Ltd and we've partnered with Derian House for a few years now. Here's a blog about how we help them so they can continue their amazing work.

23 Jun 2021
What to start thinking about if you want to move before September

What to start thinking about if you want to move before September

Are you hoping to move to a new house by September? Summer is a popular time to move house with many people wanting to get into their new property before the start of the new school year. But what should you be doing right now if you want to get the keys to your new house by September?

14 Jun 2021
6 ways to get your garden ready for summer

6 ways to get your garden ready for summer

With May being largely a washout due to thunderstorms and frequent rain showers, many people have neglected their outdoor spaces. But here are six things you can do to make sure your garden is ready for summer:

01 Jun 2021
What to expect if you’re leaving London for a new life in the North

What to expect if you’re leaving London for a new life in the North

With more companies embracing remote working, it has never been easier for people to choose to live outside London and the south-east, even if your company’s headquarters is in the capital. But what can you expect if you take the plunge and move from south to north?

28 May 2021
How to lift heavy objects without hurting yourself

How to lift heavy objects without hurting yourself

Today (28th April) is World Day for Safety and Health at Work so here are our 6 top tips on how to lift and handle heavy objects.

28 Apr 2021
How to make the days before and after moving day less stressful

How to make the days before and after moving day less stressful

April is stress awareness month, so we’ve gathered together our top tips to take the anxiety and worry out of changing addresses.

21 Apr 2021
5 reasons why we love having a base in Kendal

5 reasons why we love having a base in Kendal

To celebrate our success in Kendal and mark Discover National Parks Fortnight, which runs until April 18, we’re taking a look at all the reasons we love being based in the town.

14 Apr 2021
Five ways to kick-start your spring clean

Five ways to kick-start your spring clean

Spring is the perfect time to cut the clutter, banish the grime, and clean up the environment you live in. Here are a few tips about how you can spruce up and spring clean your home, office (or indeed home-office), street, and other local areas to keep your environments looking their best.

26 Mar 2021

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