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About Us – A1 House Clearance

Who are A1 House Clearance?

We are a family run business based at Poynings Cat Boarding Hotel, Poynings, East Sussex. With over 30 years experience in buying and selling furniture you can be sure any items we value will be at a great price. We are experienced in house and office clearances and provide a service tailored to suit you and your individulised needs.

What do you do?

We do complete or part house and office clearances, buy and sell single items of furniture and white goods, remove metal, rubbish clearance – recycling as many items as possible, remove and destroy confidential papers and hard drives, a man and a van service and much more.

What areas do you cover?

We are based at Poynings Cat Boarding Hotel, Poynings, East Sussex. We cover all the Brighton area, Hove, Lewes, Haywards Heath, Crawley an further afield when necessary.

I have some items to sell, what do I do?

Give us a call! We will arrange a free, no obligation visit to view your items and will give you a cash valuation. Should you decide you are happy with the valuation we will either take it away at the time or arrange a convenient time to come back and collect. We are happy to collect single items or ‘job lots’. We pay cash on collection. For more information, click here.

What kind of furniture do you buy?

We will consider all used and new furniture – beds, tables, chairs, drawers, wardrobes, side tables, mattresses, desks etc. We also buy white household appliances – washing machines, freezers, dishwashers etc. If you have something you would like to sell – give us a call and we will arrange a free, no obligation visit to value your item.

Can I buy furniture from you?

Of course, either visit our 3000 square foot showroom in Poynings, East Sussex of give us a ring and we can tell you if we have the items you are looking for in stock. For more information, click here.

What is a house clearance?

We offer full of part house clearances. So you could chose to have just a few items removed, a few rooms cleared or a whole house cleared. Our friendly, dedicated team will provide you with a free no obligation quote prior to commencing work and if agreeable with you we will begin work at a time convenient to you. Our house clearances include removal of furniture and rubbish and we have an additional cleaning service – particularly useful to landlords or in a house to be sold. For more information, click here.

Why do people use house clearance services?

There are many reasons people chose to have  a house clearance – after the death of a relative, as a landlord whose tenants left items behind or if you are moving house or just spring cleaning. The reasons why people have a house clearance are varied, at A1 house clearances we understand that sometimes the reasons can be upsetting and difficult and will be fully respectful and as helpful as we can throughout the whole process. We work with letting agents, estate agents and solicitors to provide an unobtrusive service that fits around you. We can collect keys and return them at the end of the job – of course if you would like to oversee our work, we would be happy to have you around.

What is an office clearance?

This could be the clearance of an entire office or removal of a few items.  We also clear hotel rooms, shops and warehouses. This could be due to closure of a business or to allow space for refurbishment. For more information, click here.

What is a man and a van service?

There are many reasons people hire a man and a van service. This could be to help you move house, collection of an ebay,Ikea or any other purchase, moving single items or delivering your artwork to a gallery. Anything you could need a van to do – we can help with. Hiring a man and van is convenient and cost effective. Our service takes the hassle of collecting a van, paying additional insurance costs and most of all the driving! Our experienced drivers are used to navigating country lanes, difficult driveways and busy high streets. For more information, click here.

Why should I chose you?

We are a family run business with a strong reputation and offer an individualised service to our customers. We will consider any job and provide you with a quote that reflects the top quality service we offer and provides you with peace of mind that you are using a company who values you – the customer at the heart of everything we do. Why not give us a call to discuss your needs.

What jobs have you done in the past?

We have done a variety of jobs for private clients and companies. We have cleared hundreds of house, purchased furniture and other goods large and small, sold thousands of items from our Poynings warehouse and worked with many companies to clear offices, hotels and warehouses. Have a look through our blog for some of the jobs we have recently undertaken.

How do I get in touch?

You can give us a ring on 01273 857640 or 07711 244735. Or use the contact us page to send us an email and we will be in touch.