latest News From Yeates
Why you might need storage between moves
Moving house is a major life event and sometimes a straight forward removal from one location to another isn’t always possible. Moves can often be complex or unexpected situations can […]
1000 customer reviews!
This week we are celebrating our 1000th customer review through the independent review body ‘referenceline’! Thank you to all the customers who have reviewed our service over the years and […]
Spring into selling your house
The birds are singing, daffodils are blooming and the mornings are lighter – spring is definitely here! That means it is a prime time to get your house on the […]
Our Weston-super-Mare expansion!
We have started 2021 on a very positive note by breaking ground at our new Weston-super-Mare removals and self storage site. We are delighted to finally get our new project […]
Starting the new year with a declutter?
There are few things that are more rewarding than having a clear out. Whether it’s the garage, the attic or our wardrobes, getting rid of out of date and old […]
New ways of working? Five daily tips for document security
With more people working from home or limiting the time they spend in the office the need for document security is greater than ever. Perhaps you visit the office just […]
Five reasons to shred those documents
Home or work, there are important reasons to make sure that shredding is part of your routine. It helps protect against identity theft. Criminals find all sorts of ways to […]
Fancy basing your business in a self storage unit?
It’s not as mad as it sounds. During uncertain times businesses large and small have to adapt and display some creative thinking about how, and possibly where, they work. Perhaps […]
Helping house moves stay on track
Moving house is often a longwinded and stressful experience but since lockdown a whole new set of challenges have presented themselves. Removals that were actually in progress were completed, but […]
Pack up summer…
So summer is finally over, the kids are back at school and it’s time to crack on with clearing the decks both at home and at work. By the end […]
Moving office? 6 top tips to help you achieve a hassle-free relocation!
Moving office is a huge task and can easily become an overwhelming one if you’re ill-prepared. With so many logistical and business factors to consider, we’ve pulled together our top […]
First Time Home Buyer’s Guide
Buying a home for the very first time can be a hugely daunting task, especially given how many elements you need to get your head around. In this blog we’ll […]
“Store your winter items and get ready to enjoy the sun!”
Now that summer is here, it’s time for you to dust off your outdoor furniture and prepare for those beautifully sunny days on the balcony or in the garden. Barbecues, […]
Selling your house in spring
Selling your house in spring Along with blue skies, daffodils and tulips, spring also heralds the largest number of buyers actively searching for a new home. If you’re considering selling […]
Shredding with confidence – don’t fall foul of identity fraudsters
Here at Yeates, we know how important it is to dispose of confidential paperwork responsibly. And, whilst it’s easy to talk about a paperless society, the reality seems very different. […]
Top reasons why you should be moving to Nailsea now!
Eight miles south west of Bristol and with Weston Super Mare’s golden sands just 15 miles away, North Somerset’s Nailsea makes a perfect base for both couples looking to commute […]
Top tips for a very rewarding January paperwork declutter
With the new year now here, for many those well-intentioned resolutions are already a distant memory. If this sounds like you, why not aim to do something this month […]
Creating a moving house checklist is guaranteed to keep those stress levels at bay
We all know how stressful it can be to move to a new house, but as the oldest family run removals company in Clevedon and the Bristol area we’ve got […]
Stress free Christmas storage
With Christmas just around the corner and present shopping well underway, we all know how tricky it is to keep any festive surprises away from small prying eyes. At Yeates, […]
Moving home at Christmas: Tips for less stress
If you’re planning to move home at Christmas, we have a few ways you can get ahead of the game. It’s the most wonderful time of year after all and […]
The benefits of moving house with a BAR member
At Yeates, we’re proud to be a longstanding member of the British Association of Removers (BAR). But what does this mean for you? Why should you move house with a […]
The signs you’re at risk of identity theft …and how to prevent it
Identity theft numbers reached a record high in the UK last year with people in their 30s the most targeted group. While the topic of identity theft is unnerving, it’s […]
Unpacking after moving house, do it the best way possible!
Moving house is a hectic time for all and while we often do our best to be organised and ready for removals day, we often forget about life at the […]
9 tips for moving with children
Moving home with children can be a stressful and emotional time, not only for you but for the kids too! Whether you’re relocating down the road or across the country, […]
Store or Shred? Here are our Top Tips for a New Financial Year
After storing and shuffling through financial records for up to six years or more, it’s no doubt a relief to be able to store or shred documents that are no […]
These DIY Tips Will Make Your Bank Holiday a Success!
Bank holidays are highly sought after long weekends that are ideal for carrying out household tasks and home improvements. If you’re looking to give your home a refresh, now is […]
Top tips for selling your house!
Do you know the best time to sell your house is between February and June? With spring just around the corner, this means now is a great time to get […]
GDPR Compliance: Don’t Forget Shredding!
The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is a topic on everybody’s lips. When 25th May strikes, so does a law that will change the way businesses handle sensitive data – […]
Yeates Raises £15,000 for Children’s Hospice South West
Somerset removals and storage company Yeates is thrilled to announce it has reached £15,000 in fundraising for Children’s Hospice South West (CHSW) in support of life-limited young people and their […]
New Year’s Resolutions for You and Your Home
Each December, millions of New Year’s resolutions are made as people take the plunge to stop bad habits and set new goals. Just think how great it’d be if you […]
7 Tips for Moving House over Christmas & Winter
The thought of long dark evenings, cold blustery weather and stressful festive preparations can give anyone a chill, but what if you have a Christmas house move to prepare for […]
What to store this winter… and where to store them!
It’s official, the clocks have gone back and dark nights are here. Summer has truly packed up its things and gone… leaving a chill in the air and a reminder […]
Moving to Somerset: why you should seriously consider the South West!
The best-kept secret of the South West, Somerset is a county of variety, one which satisfies one’s need for a peaceful home life, vibrant social life and compelling cultural life, […]
Top reasons for moving to Clevedon
If you’re looking to move somewhere new or simply need to relocate to North Somerset then Clevedon is a great destination to choose. With a population of around 21,000 people […]
Essential Guide to Packing Fragile Items
When you’re moving there are so many things to think about. Transport, pets, where’s the kettle! But what you don’t want is anything getting broken. All those fragile heirlooms – […]
10 Top tips for a fresh start for spring
Summer is on its way so if you haven’t had a spring clean yet it is time to get it done so when the sunshine arrives you can get outside […]
Top reasons for moving to Weston-super-Mare!
If you’ve always hankered to live beside the seaside, why not take a sneaky peak at our top reasons for moving to Weston-super-Mare? With one of the UK’s longest beaches […]
Declutter for Christmas … hints, tips and our ‘Elf Storage’ offer!
The run up to Christmas is a great time to declutter because the festive season brings with it an array of household items (and people!) that need to fit into […]
How to store small amounts – self storage lockers!
Do you have small amounts of personal or business items that you wish you could store locally, securely and in a cost-effective way? Is a whole unit just too big […]
How to select a self storage firm
Not all self storage facilities are the same so you need to make sure that the company and location you choose meets your needs. Here are some things to consider […]
Storage options – which is the most practical for you?
Deciding which type of storage best suits your needs sounds easy but there are a few factors that you should think about in order to get the best out of […]
Essential tips for self storage success
Spring is a great time for new starts so maybe you are keen to make a move and need to get your house on the market. But then you realise […]
How to solve your Christmas storage problems…
Christmas might well bring plenty of good cheer, but it also brings additional household items that need to fit into your home during the festive season. Decorations, presents, all that […]
Why you would be foolish not to use mobile self storage!
So just why is mobile self storage so popular? From cupboards waiting to bury you in an avalanche of bric-a-brac to garden sheds visibly creaking at the seams, having enough […]
9 Top reasons why you should be moving house to Portishead now!
Are you looking at moving house and thinking about heading to the beautiful coast along the south west of England? Then Portishead is the ideal seaside sanctuary for you! Located […]
Store it or shred it? A small business guide to document storage
As a small business, it is important to understand which documents need to be kept and which can be shredded. Data protection legislation demands both secure document storage and secure […]
Top ten tips when selling your house
Spring is a popular time to put your house on the market and look forward to a fresh start in a new home. However, if you hope to achieve the […]
How confidential waste shredding should comply with the Data Protection Act
Being in business can be tough so the last thing you need landing on your doorstep is a fine because you have failed to correctly deal with your confidential waste disposal. […]
Hints and tips for a smooth move
Moving can be stressful however here at Yeates we have many years of experience and there aren’t many situations that we haven’t dealt with. Even so there are a few […]
How to care for your dog when moving house
Let’s face it, moving house is stressful for humans. So how do think your dog feels about it? He/she has no idea what’s going on or why the world has […]
So what is the true cost of moving home?
We all know that house removals can get expensive. There’s so much to do and some how everything seems to cost more that you thought. Obviously the cost of moving […]
How to move house with chandeliers and fragile items!
When you move house it is often the case that you wish to take your most precious fixtures and fittings with you. A beautiful chandelier is often something that you […]
Our invaluable house move checklist
You’ve found your dream home, sold your own or handed in your notice if you’re renting, sorted the finances and now it’s just about packing up and moving! But first […]
Five top moving house tips for a stress free life
A house move can be a stressful experience but a bit of planning and thought really can ensure the process runs smoothly. As a family firm that was established in […]
Success for Children’s Hospice
Our partnership with Children’s Hospice South West has proved a huge success, generating over 10 truckloads of stock to be sold in the charity’s shops in its first year. The […]
Charity Challenge for Gail Force 10
Yeates sales manager, Adam Hack, will be testing out his pedal power later this month when he takes part in the final leg of a 1000 mile, six day charity […]
Two weeks free storage is available for new customers who book for eight weeks and pay in advance. This special promotion is available for self storage customers hiring space at […]
Tribute to Christine Urch
Everyone at Yeates past and present were very saddened to hear that our former office administrator Christine Urch lost her long battle with cancer last week. As a key member […]
Declutter for charity
If you have unwanted items to donate to charity remember you can drop them off at Yeates. Even if you aren’t moving house you can still donate good quality, unwanted […]
Yeates’ quiz queen
Our Office Manager, Wendie Dunford, will appear on the BBC TV quiz show Eggheads on Friday 12th Oct. Wendie and her team, The Raglan Orphans, have already recorded their appearance […]
20ft storage containers
£25 a week plus VAT. Steel storage containers available at our secure, Clevedon based premises Ideal for small businesses or if you have a large volume to store. Access six […]
Donate unwanted goods to Children’s Hospice when you move
Donate unwanted goods to the Children’s Hospice when you move. A new partnership between Yeates and Children’s Hospice South West (CHSW) is set to make moving house a feel good […]
Yeates rated top of the league
Ex Bristol Rovers’ star puts Yeates top of the league Former Bristol Rovers’ star Stuart Campbell has chosen Yeates to help him with his global relocation to America. The Campbell’s […]
Yeates invest £28k to help secure a greener future In a bid to boost our green credentials we have installed solar panels at our purpose-built warehouse at Kenn Business Park. […]