About A.Waters & Sons

A.Waters & Sons is a family-owned and operated removals company with a long history of providing quality service to customers in the UK. Founded originally in the late 1800s, we have grown to become one of the most trusted and reliable removals companies who serve the people of Hitchin and the surrounding areas.

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Our Story

1887

Founded in 1887

Founded in 1887

Our company has a rich history that spans over 100 years. Alfred Waters founded the company in 1887 with a single horse-drawn carriage. At the time Alfred was a young man with a vision to provide high-quality removal services to the people of Hitchin. Over the years, the company grew steadily, and Alfred became a well-known figure in the community.

1899

Early Years

Early Years

During the early years of the company, Alfred focused on building a strong reputation for his business. He believed that customer satisfaction was the key to success, and he worked tirelessly to ensure that his clients were happy with the services they received. His dedication paid off, and the company soon became the go-to removal service provider in Hitchin.

1920

1920s

1920s

In the 1920s, the company expanded its services and started providing long-distance removals. This was a significant milestone for the business, as it allowed the company to serve a wider clientele. The introduction of motor vehicles also marked a new era for the company, and it allowed for faster and more efficient services.

1940

1940s

1940s

The 1940s were a challenging time for the company, as it had to navigate the difficulties of World War II. Despite the hardships, Alfred and his team continued to provide removal services to the people of Hitchin. After the war, the company experienced a period of growth as the economy began to recover.

1960

1960s

1960s

In the 1960s, the company continued to expand its services and started providing international removals. This was a significant step for the business, as it allowed the company to serve clients in other parts of the world. During this period, Alfred’s son, John, joined the business and brought new ideas and innovations to the company.

1990

1980s and 1990s

1980s and 1990s

The 1980s and 1990s were a time of technological advancements and the newly named A.Waters & Sons embraced these changes by adopting new technologies and systems to improve its services. The company also introduced new packaging materials and techniques to provide better protection for its clients’ belongings. A.Waters & Sons introduced recyclable materials and actively promoted responsible disposal practices to protect the planet while delivering exceptional service.

2000

21st century

21st century

In the 21st century, the company continues to thrive, providing removal services to both residential and commercial clients. The company has grown significantly since its inception, but it has never lost sight of its roots. Today, we remain committed to providing high-quality removal services to the people of Hitchin and the surrounding areas.

Today

Present Day

Present Day

Today we are here to offer you a professional family-run business with excellent customer service.

Call us today for your Removal or Storage needs.

Tel: 01462 452777

Email: info@watersremovals.co.uk

Your Trusted Partner in Domestic Removals & Short or Long Term Storage