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The Ultimate Removals Guide

Moving home for Christmas

Written by on November 8, 2017

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Now, you may not want to hear this, but we are now less than 50 days from Christmas. Admittedly that still leaves plenty of time for Christmas shopping and defrosting the turkey, but one thing it doesn’t leave a lot of notice for is moving house. With Spring/Summer being the traditional home-moving period, people are

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Debunking the House Moving Myths

Written by on October 12, 2016

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The Yorkshire Post featured an article from our MD Mike McCarthy this weekend, all about the myths around removals. And believe us, there’s plenty of them! If you’re planning on moving house, there are always people who love to regale you with their words of wisdom and stories about how to save money, time or

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Home Moving – The Tools You Need

Written by on January 24, 2015

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Moving house as we all know, can be one of the most stressful things that you can do in any given year, which is why it is important to have the right tools at hand for the big day. : The right kind of boxes Of course, one of the first things you need to

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The House Moving Checklist

Written by on January 23, 2015

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Getting You Organised for Your Big Move We racked our brains and spoke to our experienced move co-ordinators to come up with the Ultimate Home Removals Checklist for you to use when you are looking at moving house. Please find the guide below with handy links to help you along the way. You can also

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How to Pack a Box like a Pro

Written by on January 22, 2015

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Learn how to pack a box properly! Here at McCarthys we spend hours packing boxes and thought it was only fair that we pass on this expert knowledge to ensure you are getting the most out of your boxes, and protecting your goods in transit. So here is our handy guide to packing a box

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How to Choose your Removal Company

Written by on January 20, 2015

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Where do I start??? There are many factors to consider when choosing your removal company and while you might think we’re just saying this – we’re not, we promise! – Price isn’t everything. Please keep reading! I’ll explain! By that I mean that price (be it high or low) doesn’t necessarily tell you everything you

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Moving Tips: The Big Day

Written by on January 19, 2015

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There is no doubt that during some part of the moving day, you are going to find yourself in some kind of stressful situation or another. Although it’s actually quite rare that the whole day is spent in a state of fret and apprehension, there are still checks to be ticked off, calls to be

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Exploring your new area

Written by on January 18, 2015

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So you’ve finally moved in – well done! Moving home is no easy feat, but it’s all worth it when the last box is unpacked. After you’ve enjoyed a well-earned evening glass of wine, it is time to get out of the house and explore your new local area. It can seem a daunting task

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Your Self Storage Experience So Far

I’ve been using McCarthy’s for a long time now, and am more than happy with my storage unit. The units are very accessible and always clean and tidy. The helpful staff are always on hand if you need any assistance. Wendi in particular has been a pleasure to deal with and extremely efficient.

5 Stars
Your Self Storage Experience This Far - York

Their service was above and beyond as Wendi and her husband drove to the York site on Sunday afternoon to accommodated my son with his storage room as we were traveling from Glasgow to South Wales via York to drop off his belongings for university.

5 Stars
Your Removal Experience

We had the packing and moving service, they were very professional, polite and did a great job. They didn't just put everything in the boxes they held back things like filler or legal documents in case we might need them. There was also a delay in getting into the new house and they were very patient and didn't complain. Made things a huge amount less stressful for us. I would highly recommend.

5 Stars

Contact Us


The Storage Centre, Meanwood Road,
Leeds LS7 2AH

Removals: 0113 262 3000 /
0113 262 4000

Storage: 0113 26 26 500

Opening Hours:
Monday-Friday: 08.00 to 17.30
Saturday: 09.00 to 16.00
Bank Holidays: 10.00 to 14.00


The Storage Centre, Ripon Road,
Harrogate HG1 2BS

Removals & Storage:
01423 625 000

Van Hire: 01423 625 000

Opening Hours:
Monday-Friday: 08.00 to 17.30
Saturday: 09.00 to 16.00


The Storage Centre, Kirkgate,
Wakefield WF1 1UW

Removals, Storage & Shredding:
01924 663 555

Opening Hours:
Monday-Friday: 08.00 to 17.30
Saturday: 09.00 to 16.00