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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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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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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Are you moving into an apartment in the near future? If you’ve made the leap into a new life and signed your renter’s lease, there are a few things you should know in preparation. Whether you’re out on your own for the first time or downsizing to a smaller space, here’s how to prepare to…

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Is moving day creeping up on the calendar? The best way to get ready is by booking a moving company ASAP. When you’re looking to hire the best movers, you’ll want them to be the best, but don’t feel overwhelmed by the choices in front of you. Here are five tips you can use to…

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You don’t have to live in the city to know that London, Ontario is a college town. This means that, with the semester winding down, thousands of students will be shifting from parent’s homes, university dorms, and student housing to bigger or more preferable accommodations. If you’re one of them and you’re reading this, you…

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