moving inventory list

Packing your items and unpacking them in a new place can create some confusion. Before you move even one box onto the truck, you should make a list of all your items. An inventory list will help you keep track of your move, but it’s also crucial for insurance purposes!

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You don’t have to be leaving your home to benefit from a team of movers! True North’s services are especially helpful to anyone putting major renovations into their home. Here are five advantages to hiring movers when renovating your home!  

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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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tip your movers boxes

There never seems to be enough time for anything, and if you’re moving, sometimes you’ll wish you had a time machine. Luckily, we do this for a living, letting us make very accurate estimates as to the number of man-hours our clients could require. Of course, the amount of time it takes to move varies…

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busiest moving days of the year - true north movers

It’s always moving day for someone in Canada. Across the country, 4.4 million people move into a new home every year. This is roughly 1.45 million families and more than a tenth of all Canadians! While moving habits keep us busy all year, the average family would avoid the most active day if given the…

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tip your movers header

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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Moving furniture can be a heavy job, even if you are simply rearranging the furniture in a room. But with a few simple techniques and a high dose of precaution, you can move heavy tables, beds, shelving, and dressers without ruining your back or your furniture! It starts not by using your back, but by…

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When it comes to hiring a moving company, you’ll sometimes be in a situation where there’s no time to make a meticulously planned-out decision. If you have only a week after classes end or before classes start to pack and move out of your current place, you need to make a choice now. Here’s how…

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