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9 Essential Moving Supplies for Your Big Move

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.

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McWilliams’ Moving & Storage Top Packing Tips for Moving

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:

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Our Ultimate Office Move Checklist

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.

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How to Find the Best Relocation Services for Your Office

office-building-relocationIf your office is anticipating a big move, you will want to begin looking for the best relocation services company as soon as possible. There are a ton of moving companies on the market so finding a reputable moving company that offers relocation services can be a bit tougher then it may seem. Here are a few tips on how to search for the best relocation services for your office.

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The Best Eco-Friendly Moving Services Canada Has to Offer

eco-friendly-moving companyWhen choosing to move, you might not have considered the impact you will have on the environment. However, a great professional moving company will always consider their impact and attempt to make your move as environmentally friendly as possible. When you choose to hire McWilliams Moving and Storage, you are choosing to work with the best eco-friendly moving company in Canada. An eco-friendly moving company will always have a strong Go Green initiative in place. When working with an eco-friendly moving company, you will find every step in your moving process is adjusted to meet the highest environmental standards possible.

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Trust McWilliams – The Professional Office Movers

office-movingIt can be time consuming and exhausting trying to move your office on your own. Time is money, and you don’t want to lose out on crucial business hours because you are stuck lugging boxes around. Choosing to hire professional office movers reduces the hassle and stress of trying to do it yourself.

McWilliams is a professional office moving company who are experts in any type of commercial moving. When moving office equipment, you want to work with professionals who are trained in handling computers, electronic equipment, and business records. All of these items are critical to your day to day business and expensive to replace if damaged or lost.

More importantly, it is very complicated to begin dismantling and installing office furniture and equipment and you may end up frustrated when you can’t access files you need, contact clients waiting for you, and you can’t even sit on your chair at your desk. Professional office movers have attended manufacturing training seminars for the proper and efficient dismantling or installation of office furniture systems.

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7 Tips for Packing Valuables When Moving

We have all been there – moving a house full of boxes and all of a sudden you’re dropped the box that contains your grandmother’s precious china collection!  You probably get sick to your stomach as you look in the box to find it’s shattered into a million pieces.

Packing valuables properly when you’re moving will save you a headache or two along the way – and it will keep your valuables intact! Here are our 7 tips for packing valuables when you are moving:

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10 Things You Need To Know When Moving From Canada to the USA

There are many things to consider when you’re moving from Canada to the USA.  The list may be lengthy, and this could make you feel stressed and overwhelmed.  Here are McWilliams’ top 10 things you need to know when you’re moving from Canada to the US:

1)      Hire a moving company that specializes in moving from Canada to the USA.  A company like McWilliams Moving & Storage has years of experience in international moving and can help you plan your move so it goes smoothly.

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Moving? We Have an App for That!

app-screenshotMoving can be a difficult and stressful time for anyone faced with the task of moving their home or office. Trying to organize all aspects of the move, like scheduling moving trucks, moving out of your current location and into your new location on time, and all while trying to not lose or damage anything can become a juggling act. To lessen the burden you will want to have a friend on board, and McWilliams’ Move in Hand App is a great app that will be a helpful sidekick for you during the move.

You may not be an expert in moving, but this app is! Move In Hand is there to help you from beginning to end with everything from moving expenses, emotional considerations, moving your pets, how to move on your own, and even researching your new area. This application will soon prove to be very fun and helpful to you as you complete the moving checklist. You can assure you are getting expert advice from professional movers who will be able to help you answer questions you have and provide you information on parts of the moving process that you may not have considered.

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