Leave the Moving to the Professionals

We all have that natural ambitious energy within us that tells us we can tackle any task. This energy often appears during moves when we think to ourselves “of course I can lift this cupboard.” You evaluate the distance between the main door and the bedroom and think, what could go wrong? All you have [...]

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5 Tips to Save Money on Moving Costs

Physically transporting your family and belongings to your new home can be the most stressful part of the whole moving process. With some careful planning and a little preparation, much of the stress can be avoided. Here are a few moving guidelines that will help you achieve a smooth move. Be flexible on dates: Many [...]

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10 Tips for Moving With Pets

A move can be a very stressful time for your pets: many people are walking in and out of their home and they don’t understand why. They feel anxious because of the activity going on in their home and the sudden change of environment. Moving with pets is not an easy task. There is no [...]

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Packing Material for a Move

The packing procedure is the most fundamental part of the move. How well of a job you do in the packing phase, will determine whether your move will be a success or a total flop. Although free boxes are available from supermarkets and department stores, those are not always in sturdy condition and may easily [...]

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Thinking Ahead For a Move

The date of your moving day is fast approaching, and you realize that you cannot put off the packing any longer. There are many questions going on in your head: do you have enough boxes available? What about your china and glassware - will you know how to properly pack them? Where will you put [...]

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Reserving the Elevator for Moving day

At least a week prior to your moving day, Montreal Movers recommends that you contact the management office of your building to notify them of your moving time and to fill out an elevator booking form. If you wait until the last minute to ask for permission to use an elevator, it may not be [...]

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Packing up the Bedroom

Start preparing for your bedroom pack-up by removing all linen from the beds. Cover mattress/box spring with plastic covers or mattress boxes purchased in advance. Covering them helps keep them clean and reduces the chance of tearing. Disassemble bed frames and mark them to facilitate reassembly. Any nuts, bolts or screws removed should be placed [...]

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Packing Fragile Items 101

Most people will entrust their fragile items to movers, since many companies will accept liability only for things they have packed themselves. If you decide to pack your fragile items on your own, make sure to read those tips before you start packing. Tips for packing fragile items: Plates: Pad the cardboard box bottom with [...]

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A Recipe for a Successful Move

Moving-day disasters can easily be prevented if you properly prepare for the big day. The three key elements in achieving a successful move are planning ahead, organization and communication. Montreal Movers has put together a short recipe for success to ensure that you have a smooth and successful move. Plan ahead: The key to executing [...]

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Tips for a Safe Winter Move

Moving during the winter time has its challenges. Besides keeping warm and trying to avoid catching a cold, one of the main goals of anyone planning a winter move is to prevent slipping accidents from occurring. When ice builds up around your home and your driveway, it takes a lot of time until it melts [...]

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