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DIY packing vs hiring professional packers – what to choose?

DIY packing vs hiring professional packers – what to choose?

If you properly pack, and on time, it will be one of the most important aspects of your relocation. If you do not follow correct procedures to safeguard your items, you are risking the safety of your items. You could have a box of broken glass, or electronics, or any other damage happen to your items. When thinking about DIY packing vs hiring professional packers, if you do not have the time or the skills and patience to pack up, then you should hire professional commercial movers Oakville. This guide will compare the pros and cons of DIY packing vs hiring professional packers. With our help, you will easily see what is the better option for your unique needs. Continue reading “DIY packing vs hiring professional packers – what to choose?”

How to prepare your furniture for long term storage

The problem of insufficient storage space is more common than one might think. You can mostly see it in times of relocation, or big house projects, such as renovation. And, if downsizing is in the picture, some extra space is more than welcome. With this in mind, it is only logical that you turn to storage options. However, before you allocate your items, and call the movers to take them, you need to prepare your furniture for long term storage. Even though relocation is best handled by best movers in Hamilton Ontario, it might just be the smartest move to take care of this task on your own. Still, you won’t be all alone. The text in front of you will be your lighthouse and a guide, so do read on.

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How to pack and move large furniture

Furniture! Furniture represents one of the hardest things that you have to do during the move. The problem lies in the weight of it. Some of the furniture can weigh over a hundred kilograms. In order to avoid moving injuries, you better know how to pack and move large furniture. One of the things that may occur is an injury that you surely do not want to happen. Avoid this and listen to some tips that we would like to provide you! Continue reading “How to pack and move large furniture”

How to pack your artwork for storage

Packing ordinary items for storage is no big deal. You just have to put them into boxes and move to your storage unit. Of course, if you already have one. If you are considering moving to Hamilton Ontario, and you have a problem whether you are going to find the perfect storage unit for you, worry no more! There are plenty of storage solutions for you there! We understand that your art is important to you, so we would like to explain how to pack your artwork for storage! Continue reading “How to pack your artwork for storage”

Packing tips for last minute move

It is always tricky to organize a move on short notice. You have to find a good moving company, make an appointment, and hire them. When this end, you have to pack all your belongings and household. This is the part that is truly challenging. Usually, you should start your preparations for relocations at least two months in advance. However, if you do not have that much time on your hands, here are packing tips for the last-minute move.  

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How to label boxes for storage?

Let us paint you a word picture. It is midwinter and you need your ski equipment for that trip to Italy. When you were last storing items in your storage facility of choice it was July, so naturally, ski and other winter-related equipment was put there, not to overwhelm the space of the house. So, an easy job, right? You go in, pick up your skis and go, right? Well, if you are like most people, that is not really a 3-minute affair it could be. You will rumble around, trying to find the right box for quite some time. And then you have to go through the trouble of trying to rearrange the boxes back together or repack the things opened by mistake… To avoid such a frustrating scenario, you should learn how to label boxes for storage.

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How do you pack liquids for moving?

So, you have decided to move. Good for you! A new life of opportunity awaits you after your Brantford movers deliver all your belongings to your new home. However, there are some items that your movers may not want to pack and move. These items are liquids. Liquids are hazardous because they can spill, and therefore ruin the other contents in the box. In addition, there are certain types of liquids that your movers will actually move and we will talk about them in this article. They may want to move them, but there is still a question of packing. So, without further ado, let’s cover the best ways to pack liquids for moving. Continue reading “How do you pack liquids for moving?”

Tips for Packing Your Home Library

Packing your home library might seem rather simple at first. Books are fairly regular and shape, and thus shouldn’t require too much of your efforts to pack. This is one of the most common misconceptions people have when it comes to packing books.  Just ask your Ancaster movers and they’ll be able to list a number of reasons why this undertaking is not as easy as it might seem. Their convenient shape is not the only thing you ought to take into consideration when it comes to packing books. They can vary in fragility, size, value, and cover type. With this in mind, we will offer some valuable tips that will help you with packing your home library. Continue reading “Tips for Packing Your Home Library”

What is the best way to move your house plants?

Not many things can bring life and warmth to a place like plants can. For this reason, and many others, people tend to enrich their home interior with various kinds of plants, and nurture them throughout the years. When the time of the move arrives, you would certainly want to bring your green friends along for the ride, having that you’ve invested so much time and effort into their wellbeing. With this goal in mind, you a certainly wondering what is the best way to move your house plants. We will note right from the get-go that there is no one action that will get you to the perfect transfer of your plants. The best way, or method if you will, consists of multiple necessary steps that will ensure a positive outcome. Continue reading “What is the best way to move your house plants?”

How to Pack for Long-Term Storage

When you have access things to store for a long time, renting a storage unit is the most convenient solution. Not only that you can organize it as you see fit, but it’s also the best way to keep your items safe and sound. Still, after you choose the perfect storage unit, you need to make sure to pack for long-term storage properly. The packing is very different for items that you will put in storage for just a couple of weeks and for those that you plan to keep there in years to come. Take a look at some tricks and tips that can help you pack your items for longer storing. Continue reading “How to Pack for Long-Term Storage”