Most of the time, moving day seems more like a big, complex, stressful event than it does moving your possessions from one place to another. Anyone who has been through a move knows just how stressful that day and the days leading up to it can be, but you can help yourself out. Proper planning and following tried and tested moving tips always helps, and so does choosing the right moving and storage company to handle the move. Here are some tips to help you make the right choice.
Consider Your Needs
This is a big one that not a lot of people think about ahead of time. Are you moving a long distance or just across town? Do you require packing services or will you do it yourself? Do you need some or all of your items stored for any length of time? Different movers have different specialties, so take the time to figure out exactly what you need before you hire a moving company. Continue reading How to Choose the Right Moving and Storage Solutions
Moving cross-country is definitely not the same as moving locally. Any relocation experience is a potential source of headaches and stress, but long distance moves are the worst. As moving cross-country is always complicated, most people choose long distance moving companies to successfully move their home to another province or to the other end of the country. Continue reading You Need Long Distance Moving Experts When You Move Cross-Country
International moving companies address the needs of people who require relocation to and from an international location. Students are most likely to need this type of service in the beginning and at the end of their educational experience .Whether they come to Canada or the US to study, students require specialized relocation services which international moving companies can deliver efficiently and, most importantly, cost effectively. Continue reading International Moving Companies Can Help With Student Moves
McWilliams Moving & Storage is a well-established moving and storage company in Canada with more than 50 years of extensive experience in the field. Serving all points across the country, McWilliams delivers a comprehensive range of relocation services in Canada, and the United States, catering to the individual needs of each client with an uncompromising commitment to excellence.
There are few companies that have the resources and expertise to cover all facets of relocation services in Canada. Since our inception, Mc Williams Moving and Storage have accrued invaluable knowledge and skills that allow them to meet and even exceed the highest expectations of their clients. As a result, McWilliams Moving and Storage offer complete relocation services in Canada for homeowners, students, as well as private or public companies. Continue reading Complete Relocation Services in Canada From McWilliams Moving & Storage
A move can cause a lot of headaches and can be a constant source of stress, no matter how small or big it is. For business organizations, moving office furniture can be even more stressful because it involves larger equipment and more responsibilities. Therefore, many companies choose to hire a professional to handle their moving needs efficiently and cost-effectively. Here are 6 reasons moving office furniture is best left to the professionals: Continue reading 6 Reasons Moving Office Furniture is best Left to the Professionals
Downsizing is an intelligent move when you are relocating to a new home. It is not only a cost-effective solution, but it is also a time saving approach. You will not waste any time with packing, loading, unloading, and unpacking things that you don’t really need. Un-cluttering your home is a good way to downsize just before the big move.
There are many challenges when it comes to tossing your belongings. The point of tossing some of your possessions before a big move is to be efficient and not to throw away here in order to buy it new at your destination. Plus, tossing doesn’t necessarily mean throwing away. It can mean donating or selling. So here are some ideas of what to toss: Continue reading What to Save and What to Toss: Unclutter Your Home Before the Big Move
Retirement often means relocating to a smaller home where you can’t possibly fit in all of the things that you’ve accumulated over the years. Downsizing is a practical way to save money on your relocation and also enjoy your space during your retirement years.
As you start to pack, you’ll find that some of your possessions need to be thrown away while others may be sold at garage sales. You may also choose to put some items into storage for future use when downsizing for retirement. But what items should you store when you are downsizing to a smaller home? Here are McWilliams Moving & Storage’s suggestions for items to keep in storage: Continue reading What Items to Put in Storage when you are Downsizing for Retirement
Relocating to a new home or office requires careful planning and a lot of hard work. There will be tons of items to sort out and pack. Whether you like it or not, packing can become a chore after a while. Inadequate packing results in breakage, damage and loss; so you will need the right packing materials. Then there are loading, transporting and unloading to be done. You cannot do any of these without the right moving supplies.
Here are 11 essential supplies that you will need when making the big move. Continue reading 9 Essential Moving Supplies for Your Big Move
Packing is perhaps the most time consuming and difficult part of moving. Every home or office is invariably always filled with a plethora of clothes, furniture, utensils, equipments and appliances to pack. Your first task should be to sort out the all of your possessions and make two lists: the first to pack and the second to donate or throw out. This in itself is a chore that few people relish doing!
Packing for moving requires careful planning and a lot of hard work. So here are McWilliams’ Moving & Storage top packing tips for moving: Continue reading McWilliams’ Moving & Storage Top Packing Tips for Moving
Moving your office to a new location requires a lot of planning and research. If your office is anything like most corporate offices, then you likely have expensive furniture and delicate equipment that needs to be handled with extreme care. You may also have items that you don’t need in your new office and may need to be disposed of correctly. You will then have to find the right moving company and get an estimate for your corporate move. So the first thing to do when moving your office is to make a comprehensive checklist taking into account everything. Here is our ultimate office move checklist to help you do that. Continue reading Our Ultimate Office Move Checklist