A few words about INGRAM'S

From humble beginnings Ingram's have now evolved into a company offering a wide range of services both to the public and commercial sector alike. Established for 60 years we are a family managed company that prides itself on delivering a consistent quality service tailored to individual customer requirements. Being a versatile company we cater for all types of requests for removals and storage. We employ professional staff and run a modern fleet of Mercedes Benz vehicles which allows us to respond to a very wide variety of requests from our customers, quite often at short notice.

INGRAM’s Reputation and Business Practices

  • Moving in County Durham

    Over the years we have built up a wealth of experience that few others can match. Without fear of contradiction Ingram's can boast to be the most experienced and professional independent removal company in the whole of County Durham - a Premier Removal and Storage company serving Durham and Darlington. Many would consider Ingram's as one of the finest removals companies in the North East due to our wide range of removals and storage services, backed by our extensive investment in equipment and training in conjuction with our professional accreditations.

    Our vehicles can often be seen in throughout the region carrying out local or long distance removals. The most recent additions to our Mercedes fleet of vehicles were introduced to assist in our fast growing market of academic moves and to negotiate narrow lanes and remote rural accesses.


  • County Durham - North East - Nationwide

    Many people claim Ingram's to be their favourite local removal firm. Popular areas we cover throughout the North East include:- Durham, Darlington, Bishop Auckland, Newton Aycliffe, Woodham, Newcastle, Shildon, Spennymoor, Ferryhill, Hurworth, Peterlee, Sedgefield, Middridge, Heighington, Barnard Castle, Middleton-In-Teesdale, Cotherstone, Romaldkirk, Richmond, Northallerton and Teesside.

    Ingram's complete a Homepack Container Service for Rt Hon Mark Simon Austin Tanner. Bishop of BerwickView our House Removals section for details of our extensive House Removals experience and how Ingram's can help you Move House in Durham or Darlington or nationally. Pictured left is a recently completed job at Morpeth for the Rt Hon Mark Tanner - Bishop of Berwick.


  • Commercial and Office Moves in County Durham

    The Commercial and Office Removals section contains more details of our professional Office Removals, Office Relocations and Commercial Storage operations. Pictured right are Ingram's wagons on site at Bannatyne Group's new headquarters located in Darlington town centre.

    Ingram's understand the importance to take the utmost care to avoid any disruption to business. We utilise the highest standards of staff, equipment and materials. Working with the customer we formulate a plan to implement the changes in a timely and effective manner. Over the years Ingram's have proven their reliability and versatility in carrying out complex operations.


  • Specialists to the Fire and Flood industry

    We have been called on to provide our unique and flexible services that allow us to deal with cases from both the fire and flood industries - assisting agents and contractors with clearances / restoration projects. From handling personal possessions through to industrial grade equipment - we can take on almost any task/challenge. Further damage can be minimised through the use of our industrial storage warehousing units.


  • House & Estate Clearance specialists

    At Ingram's we are proud of our reputation - by investing in and delivering a professional service throughout our operations. Our wealth of experience in the removals, storage, haulage, distribution and waste industries gives us a strong profile when it comes to providing a complete property clearance, house clearance, estate clearance, commercial clearance, solcitors or estate agent service.


meet our team

Ian, Malcolm and the lads (and lasses) from Ingram's
Ian, Malcolm and the lads (and lasses) from Ingram's


After you have received your free, no-obligation quotation - here is what we recommend to ensure a smooth move:

Confirm Dates and Contact Information
  • Confirm dates with us
  • Arrange a contact number
  • Inform us of your declared consignment value
Contracts and Payments
  • Sign and return contract together with deposit payment (where applicable)
  • Notify relevant service providers (doctor, dentist, optician, vet, bank, telephone company, TV license, car registration, finance companies & credit firms)
  • Ask Post Office to re-route mail
New Home Preparation
  • Make a local map to the new home for friends and staff
  • Plan and organize the new home (parking, basic catering, etc.)
Household Preparation
  • Prepare household items (linen, clothes, tools, toys, etc.)
  • Cancel regular services (milk, newspapers, rental agreements)
  • Start using up freezer contents
Moving Day Preparation
  • Dispose of unwanted items
  • Contact carpet fitters if needed
  • Book disconnections of mains services
  • Arrange minders for children/pets

Ian Ingram Malcolm Ingram Kevin and Simo - H.G.V. Driver / Removals Operative Michael - H.G.V. Driver / Removals Operative Cameron - Removals Operative James Wilson - HGV Driver + Removals Operative Ray - Removals Operative Alex - Removals Operative Karl Devereux - HGV Driver + Removals Operative Andrew - Removals Operative John - I.T./Office Support Joanne - Payroll Manager  Willis Scott Group