Time Out tip: It’s often worth asking friends who they used when moving, as they can often recommend a man with a van for a good price – be careful, though, as you have fewer rights if something gets broken.
800 Storage & Movers
Safe, on-time transportation – your property will be moved in specially designed trucks. Prices include a one-bedroom removal ranging from Dhs1,700-2,200, and a two-bedroom removal costing Dhs2,500 and above. 04 33 88 028; email@example.com
Ahmed Saleh Packing
This company offers a wide range of competitively priced services to international and local companies, overseas agents and private individuals. A survey has to be completed on the type of move you want to be able to receive a quote.
04 285 4000; firstname.lastname@example.org
The largest moving and relocation services company in the world, apparently. At Allied, their experience and expertise will help you get through your move with the minimum of disruption. To receive a quote, call the company and explain the type of move you are pursuing.
04 408 9555; ae.alliedpickfords.com
The ‘stress-free’ movers. You can get an instant quote through their site and rates are affordable. from as little as Dhs495.
055 220 9922; www.easytruck.net
Aside from helping you move, there are useful extra-value services too, such as carpentry, cleaning, furniture repair and maid services.
04 340 3920; www.euromovers-ae.com
Global Relocations is a British relocation company based in Dubai. Log on to submit a quotation.
04 885 5611; globalrelocations.com
Gulf Agency Company
Whether relocating home or office, GAC plans and executes a door-to- door service that includes detailed survey reports, expert packing and efficient forwarding. Comprehensive insurance is also available on all air and sea shipments.
04 881 8090; www.gacworld.com
ISS Worldwide Movers
They offer a full door-to-door service by road, sea or air and their operations span the globe.
04 303 8645; www.iss-shipping.com
They provide numerous services for removals in the UAE. Gold includes a full team with tools and packaging material, silver includes a transportation move along, and bronze includes a simple truck move. Prices start from Dhs1,200 and will depend on the type of move.
04 340 0156; email@example.com