1. Moving With Kids

    Moving with pets is one thing. Moving with children might not be as easy. Children are not always very adaptable so the changes that come when moving need special handling. Your attitude towards the move can greatly influence how well your child copes with the prospect of a new routine. By focusing on the positive aspects even if you’re sad about the move can ease any apprehension they might be …Read More

  2. How To Pack China And Glassware

    Knowing how to pack properly before you move is important. The way you pack your china and glassware will depend on whether it is a local or long distance move. You always want to take extra care in either case when moving these fragile and often precious items. When packing for a long distance move it’s highly recommended to use a dish pack made especially for this purpose. These extra sturdy, …Read More

  3. How To Pack Soft Goods When Moving

    One thing to keep in mind when preparing for a move is everything in your house is not packed in the same manner. Blankets, towels or mattresses are going to need different treatment than furniture or electronics. It’s a time when you begin to realize the huge number of items you actually own. Ranging in size from a fridge right down to a cheese grater, each with a specific way to be handled. He…Read More

  4. How To Protect Furniture During A Move

    We've already blogged on ways to keep your pictures and electronics protected during a move. The prospect of moving to a new home feels like a fresh, new start and one we look forward to. There’s nothing worse than finding a precious piece of furniture soiled, ripped or the wood gouged upon arrival. We’ve all experienced those moves with the broken mirror, parts or missing screws when the time…Read More

  5. Should You Hire Professional Movers Or Ask Friends?

    To move yourself or to have others move you, that is the question. Whether ‘tis better to have friends come over, enticed by beer and pizza, or to hire professional movers and by a paper check pay them? There are certainly advantages to each type of help, so let’s dig into them a bit more. Having your friends help can be fun because you get to hang out with your buddies for a few hours. It wil…Read More

  6. How To Downsize Your Home?

    You might decide that now that the kids are out of the house that you need to go smaller, or you might not want to try to care for a big house any more. Or, your finances might have changed and you need to sell off your big, expensive house. Whatever your reasons, there are some strategies to employ to downsize your house. What's Important? The first thing is to find out what items are really impo…Read More

  7. How To Choose A Nanaimo Moving Company?

    You’ve read our blog post on reasons to hire a professional Nanaimo moving company, but now you need to know how to choose the right one. There are some key questions you will want to get answers to, and there is a great source for Canadians we’ll take a look at as well. Get Quotes First, take no fewer than three quotes from the movers, and be sure to get them in writing. Any company not will…Read More

  8. Why Move Your Family To Nanaimo BC?

    If you are looking at places to move to in British Columbia, Canada, consider the city of Nanaimo. The entire city is stretched along the coastline on the east side of the southern end of Vancouver Island, home to a harbour in the centre. Nanaimo BC Activities Thanks to its proximity to the water, there are plenty of outdoor activities that will be sure to lure your family outdoors to enjoy things…Read More

  9. 5 Reasons To Hire A Professional Nanaimo Moving Company

    Packing up and moving to a new home can be physically and emotionally difficult. It may seem like more of a hassle to hire a professional moving company in Nanaimo to help you out than to do the work yourself. But if you get the right professional movers, you’ll find many benefits for hiring some help. Here are 5 reasons why you should hire professional movers. #1: They know how to pack If you…Read More

  10. Nanaimo Moving Costs and Rates

    The costs for hiring professional movers for your local or long-distance move will depend on a few factors. Here’s what you need to know about our Nanaimo moving company costs. Some charges can be based on weight or a flat rate For a long-distance move in particular, the moving company you hire might charge you based on the weight of your possessions or they might provide you with a flat rate. I…Read More