Checklist for Moving Elderly Parents

Relocating elderly senior parents move out

As parents get older and into their senior years, there may come a time where it makes sense for them to downsize and move to a new home. Whether that means moving your parents into a retirement community or into assisted living, depends on their specific situation. Either way, you will need to make sure certain steps are taken to … Read More

How to Pack a Mirror for a Move

how to pack your mirror for moving

Moving a mirror of any size can be a slightly daunting task, but with a particularly large mirror you may be feeling somewhat intimidated and worried. Whether or not you believe in the idea of getting seven years of bad luck after breaking a mirror or not, we’re betting you don’t want to lose a valued possession like a quality … Read More

Residential Utilities Providers in Vancouver

moving to vancouver what utility companies

Now that you’ve finished moving and started to settle into your new Vancouver residence, its time to start making some final preparations before you can call your new place home. One of the first things you should do is figure out what companies you want to arrange to get your utilities through. In Vancouver, most residents use either Shaw or … Read More

How to move from US to Canada

how-to-move-from-canada-to-the-us

  Perhaps the second biggest story that came out of the U.S. presidential election was that, as the outcome became clear, the Canadian immigration website crashed. With so many people frantically searching for ways to flee the country for at least the next four years, the government website was unable to handle the load. Now that the dust has settled, … Read More

Tips For Moving In Together

tips-for-moving-in-together

To say moving in together is a big step is an understatement. It’s huge, and it should be done with both parties’ eyes wide open and expectations in check. Moving in with your partner can be a fun, rewarding, adventurous and fulfilling milestone in a relationship, but it’s not without it’s challenges. If you are considering moving in with your … Read More

How Many Movers Do I Need To Hire?

how-many-movers-do-i-need-to-hire

When it comes to moving, whether it’s from the east side of Vancouver to the west or from downtown to the suburbs, there are countless decisions that you need to make. Not only are you thinking about packing and protecting your valuables, you also need to think about hiring movers, and how many movers you will need to get the … Read More

Bathroom Moving Tips

bathroom-moving-tips

Moving can be an overwhelming undertaking, especially if it’s something you haven’t done in a while. You might be looking around your home, wandering from room to room, and wondering how you are ever going to pack it all up. Well, you have to get started somewhere, and the bathroom is as good a place as any. The bathroom is … Read More

The Importance Of Hiring Professional Movers

importance-of-hiring-professional-movers

It’s safe to say that not many people like the process of moving. Of course, there can be good things about it when it’s all said and done, when you are finally, comfortably settled in an exciting new place. But the task of organizing, packing, loading, unloading, unpacking and reorganizing is, frankly, a pain. Some people struggle with the idea … Read More

Last Minute Moving

last-minute-moving

Let’s face it, moving is never that fun. Sure, it can be a thrill getting to a new place and meeting new people, or discovering new cities and neighbourhoods. But before you get there you have to go through the process of sorting, packing, cleaning and hauling. It’s exhausting, no matter how you look at it. With all the stress … Read More

How Moving Affects The Family

how-moving-affects-the-family

Moving can be both exciting and terrifying — the prospect of new adventures with new friends in a new place is contrasted with the sadness of leaving behind all the people and places you already know and love. No matter which way you look at it, moving is one thing for sure — stressful. Sometimes a move is long anticipated, … Read More