How to care for your dog when moving house

Pic credit Kate Brady

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 just changed so suddenly. One minute it’s a nice bowl of biscuits and a kip by the fire and in …

So what is the true cost of moving home?


Average cost of removals

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 home will vary enormously depending on whether you are a first-time buyer, selling your current property and buying another (either larger or …

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 want to keep, so unless you’ve agreed to leave or sell it to the next occupant it’s time to take it down and pack …

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 make sure you are full prepared by compiling a house moving checklist.

Now every move is different. Maybe you’re just off round the corner or …

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 1910 we have been helping people move for many years and have plenty of experience. Here are our top moving house tips for a trouble …

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 profits raised from this much needed stock will enable CHSW to continue making the most of short and precious lives.

We began our partnership with …

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 cycle ride.

The challenge is in memory of a wonderful lady, Gail Murray, who sadly lost her life to cancer last year. Gail’s sons …

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 items for Children’s Hospice South West by just dropping them off at the Yeates’ depot.

The new year is a great time to declutter …