In many places, particularly in the developed countries, you would get people who are specialized in the art of removing furniture with their own man and van approach. In certain cases, the amount of people to be involved in this job would vary with the workload that is required for the job, and you would need to be certain that this is the right people and company for the job. If at any moment of time, you are hesitant about the people you are dealing with, then it is imperative that you cancel the deal then on, or else you would be subjected to a lot of distress and drama over the removal of furniture.
In places like London, one would be able to get such removal services a dime a dozen. They happen to be the best in their business, and for the money that they work, they would provide you with the necessary distress, which would mean that you would not at all have to worry about the whole shift, but you would only have to keep an inventory of the stuff that you have, so that on the event of the shift, you would have a list of items to check and tally against the amount of items that have been shifted.
There are also a lot of removal services that approach the method of man with van, and they are the ones which would also offer the services of storage facilities. It is imperative that if you have a very small house than your previous house, then the excess furniture would need to be located somewhere. In such conditions, one would only have to understand that the removal companies have many such storage facilities, with which you can keep all the required excess furniture and you would also not have to worry about them taking up a lot of space in your new home from now on.
There are a lot of removal companies that are specialists in their field. Some of them offer support for long distances, which would mean that they are the people who offer services for the removal of good over a short distance and they have the equipment ready for that job. It can also be for a fact that the people who are employed in removal services are equipped for removal of furniture of long distances. In such a case you would have to decide as to what is your requirement before you actually decide on which service should you use to the removal of furniture. Try and get a background check on that company before you hire them to remove the luggage.