Besides packing, besides booking movers, there are a few other things in to have in order before Moving Day. In fact we suggest you do these things at least a month in advance. Have no worries, our advice here will not affect your day to day life. This isn’t us telling you to pack your toothbrush a month in advance. Here are a few things you need to have in order 1 month before moving: Notify Service Providers… Read more
Major appliances are likely to be the most expensive possessions you own. The last thing you want is to damage these items during transit. First off, it is important to clean all of your major appliances like: Refrigerators, washing machines, toaster ovens, etc. Ensure you leave enough time to allow them to dry after washing them, as well. From here, there are specific packing tips for each appliance. Here are a few to help you out: Fridge and Freezer Empty… Read more
When slowly approaching a move (or quickly approaching a move), it is absurdly tempting to throw all the knickknacks and toys into boxes, telling yourself you’ll deal with it once the move is over.
Anyone who has ever moved knows what a crazy day Moving Day is. Even if everything is going smoothly some things just slip through the cracks. First off, the best thing you can do to help ensure nothing gets left behind is to be organized come moving day. Preventative measures like making a packing list, packing in advance, and having a game plan for moving day are all smart moves to make prior to moving day. With the chaos going on, the… Read more
One thing we love about living in the city is the easy commuting by bike! Living in Vancouver many people choose to forgo owning a car, and instead invest in active transportation. If you are one of these people, and your bike is your baby, you may have accumulated some expensive gear over time (maybe even a couple bicycles). Moving equipment as well as multiple bikes can be a challenge. Here are a few tips to keep Moving Day… Read more
Deciding to move in Summer is a logical decision for a lot of people. However, there are pros and cons to moving in summer time. Not only do movers require further advance notice to book, but you also should have some strategies about how to stay cool! Here is a bit of Brotherly Advice to keep in mind for moving in Summer! Plan in Advance As you could guess Summer is generally the busiest time of the year for… Read more
A lot of people forget about having to move food. If it hasn’t been on your mind before moving day, it should be – otherwise it becomes quite a challenge.