Removals Buxton

Professional removal services in Buxton

Norman Ferns is one of Buxton’s most time-honoured removal companies, with a history extending back to 1947. We excel in providing a comprehensive removal service to homeowners intending to relocate.

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We offer professional and reliable domestic removal services, ensuring a seamless and stress-free transition to your new home.


Experience our top-notch commercial removal solutions, designed to minimise downtime and facilitate a smooth relocation for your business.

Removals Packing Services


We provide invaluable packing tips and assistance to ensure the safe and secure transportation of your belongings.


Secure and clean storage units, providing the ideal space for your possessions, with round-the-clock monitoring for your peace of mind.

Why Choose Us?

At Norman Ferns Removals and Storage in Buxton, our distinguished history of providing top-tier domestic removal services began in 1947. Our founder, Norman Ferns, identified a niche in helping mill workers with their moving needs. Since that time, we have evolved into a trusted and esteemed company across the Midlands, thanks to our unwavering commitment to customer satisfaction and our belief that our most contented clients are our greatest advocates.

Our proficient team, headed by Barry Ferns and Daniel Ferns, both recipients of professional competence certificates from the Ministry of Transport, ensure every move is carried out with the highest level of care and professionalism. Alongside our superior removal services, we provide secure storage facilities, which were established in the mid-50s, aimed at addressing the diverse needs of our clientele. Choosing Norman Ferns Removals and Storage for your domestic relocation signifies entrusting your move to a company with a solid history of excellence, a strong reputation in Buxton and throughout the Midlands, and a commitment to delivering a smooth and stress-free moving experience.

Time Saving

Professional removals and secure storage services can save you a lot of time by handling all the packing, loading, transportation, and unloading of your belongings, leaving you with more time to focus on other important things.


Using professional removals and secure storage services can be cost-effective in the long run as it eliminates the need to hire a van, purchase packing materials, and spend time packing and moving everything yourself.

Peace of mind

Ultimately, using professional removals and secure storage services can give you peace of mind knowing that your belongings are being handled by professionals who are trained to ensure a smooth and stress-free move.

Secure facilities

Norman Ferns can provide secure storage using secure facilities with round-the-clock security and CCTV monitoring to ensure your belongings large or small are safe and secure whether it be for long or a short period of time.

Are you Moving to Buxton?

Buxton, an alluring town nestled in Derbyshire, England, is famed for its stunning landscapes, historical architecture, and lively community spirit. Its strategic positioning near the Peak District National Park avails a host of outdoor activities, making Buxton an attractive destination for both residents and tourists alike.

Transport Links

Buxton boasts solid local transport links, including frequent bus services that connect it to nearby towns and cities. The town is a short distance from key train stations, including its own, providing services to prominent UK destinations. For those who favour driving, Buxton is conveniently situated near the A6 and A53 roads, ensuring smooth access to the surrounding regions.

Employment Opportunities

Buxton features a diverse economy that amalgamates traditional sectors such as mining and quarrying, with emerging sectors like tourism and retail. The town is home to a mix of small businesses, boutique shops, and larger companies, providing a broad spectrum of job opportunities across various industries. Furthermore, Buxton’s close proximity to major cities like Manchester and Sheffield opens up additional employment possibilities for those open to commuting.


Buxton provides a multitude of educational choices for families, encompassing both primary and secondary education. The town is home to a number of respected schools, including state-funded and independent institutions, that cater to a diverse range of student abilities and interests. Furthermore, its proximity to other significant cities offers access to additional educational facilities and higher education institutions, such as the University of Derby, which has a campus located directly in Buxton.

Frequently Asked Questions

Browse through our commonly asked questions to support you during the relocation process. If your query isn’t addressed here, feel free to reach out to us, and our experienced team of movers  will be delighted to help you.

Yes, we are comprehensively insured to protect your belongings during the entire moving process. Our insurance covers any damage or loss that may occur during transit.

Absolutely, we offer a range of packing materials, such as boxes, bubble wrap, and packing tape. We also provide professional packing services to ensure the safe and secure transportation of your items.

We recommend booking your removal as early as possible, ideally at least four weeks in advance. However, we understand that this is not always feasible and will do our best to accommodate your needs, even on short notice.

Yes, our team of skilled professionals is equipped to dismantle and reassemble furniture as required. Please inform us in advance if you need this service, so we can allocate sufficient time and resources for the task.

We take great care when handling fragile or valuable items. Our team is trained to pack and transport such items securely, using appropriate packing materials and techniques to ensure their safe arrival at your new home.

Yes, we provide secure storage facilities for items that need to be temporarily stored during the moving process. Our storage units are safe, clean, and monitored by 24/7 security.

Due to safety and legal regulations, we are unable to transport hazardous materials, flammable liquids, firearms, and certain perishable goods. If you are unsure about a specific item, please contact us for clarification.

Yes, our team has the expertise and equipment needed to move large or bulky items, including pianos. Please notify us in advance if you have any such items to move, so we can make the necessary arrangements.

We understand that circumstances can change, and we will do our best to accommodate any changes to your moving date. Please contact us as soon as possible if you need to reschedule or cancel, and we will discuss any potential fees or adjustments to your booking.

The cost of a domestic removal depends on several factors, such as the distance between the two properties, the size of the move, and any additional services required. To provide you with an accurate quote, we will assess your specific needs and tailor our services accordingly.

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