Removals To Exeter

Removals To Exeter

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    Rated 'Excellent'
    on Trustpilot

    Family Owned
Business Est 1973

    Family Owned
    Business Est 1973

    British Association
of Removers

    British Association
    of Removers

    Eco Friendly

    Eco Friendly

    Removals To & From Exeter Made Easy

    Individually tailored to fit your exact needs, we provide ourselves on providing worry-free removals.

    All our packages include…

    • Removal Coordinator
      Removal Coordinator
      A dedicated Removal Coordinator will be assigned to your move.
    • Mileage
      Your quote will include mileage to ensure there are no hidden costs.
    • Cover for Goods in Transit
      Cover for Goods in Transit
      We offer restricted liability as standard, further options are available.
    • Carbon Footprint Offsetting
      Carbon Footprint Offsetting
      We’re planting over 2,000 trees to offset our carbon emissions.
    •  Trained, Uniformed Staff
      Trained, Uniformed Staff
      All Armishaws’ crew members are background checked and carry photo ID.
    • Recycled Materials
      Recycled Materials
      Our crews use recycled and recyclable materials wherever possible.
    • Covers & Blankets
      Covers & Blankets
      White goods and furniture are protected with slot-on, padded covers.
    • Carpet Runners
      Carpet Runners
      Full floor protection is also available at both locations (fees may apply).
    • Used Box Recycling Service
      Used Box Recycling Service
      Our team will collect your flat boxes for recycling or reuse (where available).
    • Robe Cartons
      Robe Cartons
      Your clothes will travel in style with specialist boxes for hanging garments.
    • Storage Options
      Storage Options
      Short and long term storage, with collection and delivery also available (fees may apply).
    • Biodegradable Mattress Bags
      Biodegradable Mattress Bags
      These sealable bags are only used once, then recycled.

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    Armishaws Removals

    Why choose Armishaws for your Exeter removals...

    Established in 1973, Armishaws are a family run company based here in the South West. We believe in greener removals, we’re planting 2,000 trees in the region to offset the carbon emissions of your move. We’re members of the British Association of Removers and operate to the highest standards of customer care and financial security. All our crews are trained to ensure you receive the best customer service, so you can rest assured that your possessions are well cared for in transit and in storage. With our high Trustpilot rating and reviews from so many happy customers, you can be sure that with Armishaws your move is in good hands.

    Armishaws Greener Removals

    If you’re going, go green with Armishaws! As part of our commitment to reducing the impact of our removals on the environment…

    We’re planting 2000 trees – Armishaws Removals

    2,000 Trees

    We’re planting 2,000 trees to help offset carbon emissions and reduce the environmental impact of our UK removals.

    Free Box Recycling Service – Armishaws Removals

    Box Recycling Service

    We’ll collect your used boxes which will be re-used where possible or recycled (one less thing to worry about after your move).

    Recycled Boxes – Armishaws Removals

    Recycled Boxes

    All our boxes and soft packaging are made from recycled and recyclable materials to protect your belongs and the environment.

    Greener Vehicles – Armishaws Removals

    Greener Vehicles

    Our teams drive greener vehicles and all our drivers go through driver efficiency training to reduce the amount of fuel used.

    Acid Free Wrapping – Armishaws Removals

    Acid Free Wrapping

    We use acid free tissue paper which is not only better for the environment, acid free paper is also far better for your items.

    Biodegradable Mattress Bags – Armishaws Removals

    Biodegradable Mattress Bags

    We use sealable bags to help protect your mattresses while in transit, each bag is used only once before being recycled.

    Make your move greener
    with Armishaws.

    See our Eco Pledge here...

    7 Quirky Facts About Exeter

    1. Oldest Hotel
      Exeter is home to Britain’s oldest hotel. The Royal Clarence Hotel was built in 1769 and some parts of the building date back to the 1500s.
    2. Even Older
      As well as it’s celebrated hotel, Exeter has a really rich history, it was ruled by Romans and kings, the cathedral dates back to 1050 and Exeter Guildhall is Britain’s oldest civic building which can be traced back to 1160.
    3. Exet Stage Left
      Famous people to have been born or lived in Exeter include; Tommy Cooper, Michael Caines, JK Rowling and Chris Martin.
    4. Deeper Underground
      Under the streets of Exeter is a complex cave system that was built during the medieval period to bring fresh spring water into the city. Many of the tunnels and passageways still exist to this day.
    5. That Old Black Magic
      Exeter is the last place in Britain a woman was put on trial and executed for witchcraft.
    6. Gin & Bear It
      Exeter has its own local gin distillery so if you truly are going to immerse yourself in the local culture then it would be rude not to try a drop. “No dear, I’m just doing some cultural research!”
    7. Little Lane
      Parliament Street isn’t quite as grand as the name suggests, in fact it’s only 25 inches wide in some parts.

    Exeter Removals – Local Information

    Schools – To help with your family move, check out the latest Exeter Ofstead ratings

    Population – The last You.Gov census puts Exeter’s population at 117,000.

    Transport – The M5 runs directly to the east of the city of Exeter, heading west the A30 skits the south of Exeter and runs west to Penzance. By train you can reach London Paddington in 2 hours and 3 minutes. Exeter also has its own airport offering national and international flights.

    News – The two largest sources of local news are Devon Online and The Exeter Daily.

    The Best of Exeter

    Armishaws’ Exeter removals could be just the start of your life in this fantastic and vibrant city which has so much to explore and enjoy. Here’s a few of our favourite places which are a must for any new ‘locals’.

    Exeter Street Food

    Showcasing the very best of flavours and producers in the South West, this amazing street market comes alive in spring, running through the evenings with mouth-watering food and drink on the quayside.

    Go Visit! – Market @The Quay, EX2 4AN

    Exeter Gin

    This award winning, family run company is almost reason enough to move to the city alone! Perfect for gifts or evenings at home, they even run a gin school.

    Go Visit! – Estuary Court, Teignmouth, TQ14 9AE

    Christie’s Furniture

    Now that you’ve found your new home, you can start dressing it with the help of Christie’s Furniture. Beds, sofas, dining rooms, pictures and accessories, you’ll find something for every room.

    Go Visit! – Grace Road West, Marsh Barton, EX2 8PU

    The Real McCoy

    If you love vintage then The Real McCoy should be top of your list of new places to visit. American retro, leatherwear, millinery and a hire service, you can find that new/old look you’ll love.

    Go Visit! – 21 McCoy’s Arcade, Fore Street, EX4 3AN

    Sacred Ground

    This plant-based café is all about providing the very best food while helping to protect the environment and promote healthy eating. Instead of calories they’re packed full of flavour. Win/win!

    Go Visit! – McCoy’s Arcade, Fore Street, EX4 3AN

    About Exeter

    Dating back to 250BC, Exeter is a historic city that has a funky modern edge and vibrant business hub. Packed with independent shops and cafes, there is also a modern shopping centre, fast travel links, museum and food street market. In fact, there’s very little you won’t find in this gem of the South West.


    Having completed your removals Exeter will soon make you at home with plenty to see and do. There’s a cinema and three theatres hosting a wide variety of performers and art. History buffs can explore the city’s Roman heritage and stronghold of Dumnonia, part of the Celtic kingdom. There are two local castles, while little adventurers can go wild in Haldon Forest Park.

    There are a number of festivals throughout the year although if we were to celebrate one aspect of Exeter life, we’d probably plump for raising a glass to Pebblebed Winery which produces some of the UK’s finest wines.


    If you’re looking to head further afield, the M5 runs past the city giving access to Bristol, the M4 and up to the Midlands. To the West the A30 leads to Penzance and Lands End. Trains to London Paddington leave from Exeter St David’s Station with the fastest route taking 2 hours and 3 minutes. There is also Exeter airport offering domestic and international flights.

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