When rain happens on special occasions, many people take it as a sign of good luck. However, for moving families, precipitation in any amount will most likely be seen as a bad thing! If there’s a lot of water, you can track it into the truck if you’re not careful. Don’t let the rain scare…

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The idea of moving large appliances motivates more phone calls to us than anything else. The mere thought of lugging massive fridges, stoves, washers, dryers, and other machines can fill even the strongest homeowner with dread and achy muscles. Luckily, we know how to move these appliances with ease – after all, it’s our job!…

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The COVID-19 epidemic has changed everything, including moving. While many areas of business are at a stand-still, movers are on the go. Ontario has officially ruled that movers, warehousing and moving supply companies are essential services. As such, we can still be there to help you relocate! Even though we’re still open for business, you…

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Moving is a good reminder of just how much stuff we own. Much of this stuff isn’t useful or wanted anymore, and is better known as junk. What do you do with junk before a move? Can you save it for the movers to take out for you?  It all depends on what kind of…

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Before signing any papers, it’s good to know what you’ll be paying. That’s why moving companies like True North Movers offer estimates of their services. Before you make a rough estimate in your head based on the prices you see on a company’s website, you can ask them for an official moving estimate based on…

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When you’re moving, the winter months add an extra layer of pressure to an already stressful time. This layer comes in the form of snow and ice, and when combined with freezing temperatures and bitter winds, winter moves don’t just become more challenging – they can become dangerous. Along with gathering the packing supplies and…

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one item blog - true north movers

Have you ever cleaned out a room and the only thing left was a large, solitary item? It’s probably the last piece of the moving puzzle because you can’t make it budge! It might sound silly to call a team of experts for just one item, but don’t feel that way. It’s not only appropriate,…

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how long does it take to move - true north movers

How excited are you to be moving to a new home? While you’re still feeling that new house high, it’s time to start planning the move. Organizing, packing, and moving your things can’t all be completed in an afternoon. Here’s the timeline you can expect for all the work ahead of you!

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When it comes time to settle the bill with your movers, is there a policy on whether to tip your movers? It may have given you some pause, but because hiring movers is such a rare thing for people, you might not know if there’s some etiquette behind the final transaction like there is in…

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rural area

Moving from a city or town to the country is a big change. It’s more than a culture shock – your game plan will have to change, too. The differences in roads, utilities, and conditions might make a rural move a bit more challenging, so get prepared by reading the following tips!

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