Making a New House a Home

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]For some, moving is an exciting adventure, for others it’s stressful and strange. Trying to make a new house into a home takes time and commitment, but eventually you won’t even realize your home is new. Settling in will happen naturally overtime, but if you find yourself struggling, here are a few tips you can try to make the process easier. Comfort is Key: Your

How to Choose a Mover: 4 Things to Look For

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]If you live in the greater Vancouver area, Victoria, or even Richmond, you’ve got your choice for moving companies, but how do you choose? Everybody has such great things to say about themselves, a variety of services, and flashy websites. Selecting a team of professionals to come into your home, interact with your family, and touch your belongings is a big deal, which is why

Eating While Moving: Tips from the Experts

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Moving makes everything just a little more complicated, but you’ve still got to eat right? So, how do you make the most of your moving meals without breaking the bank or going for fast food every night of the week? Here are a few tips from our expert movers on eating while packing and shifting your life. 1. Child Friendly Fare: Feeding kids while moving

Your Moving Timeline and Why It’s Important

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Quick & Careful Moving has seen many different moving plans over the years, but one thing we can say for sure is that it’s important to have one. Having a moving plan helps you to organize your thoughts, belongings, and time to maximize the potential of your move. It’s as easy as creating a list, adding and deleting as you go, and checking off items

Moving with Pets: 5 Tips for Pet Owners

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Moving on your own is hard enough but add a few furry companions underfoot and you’ve got yourself a real predicament. Like travelling with pets, moving with pets requires a little extra thought and care, which is what Quick & Careful Moving is all about. Our team of experienced professionals has seen every kind of move, including those with dogs, cats, birds, and even bunnies.

Keep, Store, Sell, and Other Moving Choices

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]When it comes time to move to a new house there are plenty of decisions to be made, and many of them have to do with the belongings you’re packing. A problem which many Canadians face during a move is the number of belongings being transported. In some cases, there are items which haven’t been used or even seen in the last year, which are

4 Cleaning Tips for the Novice Mover

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Cleaning isn’t just about getting your belongings from one house to another, it’s also about making your new home the best it can be before you get there and making sure your old home is left in good condition upon departure. For many, the cleaning process involved in moving is the most dreaded and is often forgot about during the business of the packing and

Finding a New Home in an Unfamiliar Area

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Sometimes, the hardest part of moving to a new town isn’t the packing and transporting of belongings, but deciding where to go once you get there. If you’ve been posted to a new location for a job or are moving to a new state to be closer to family, you might find yourself wondering where the good and bad areas of town reside, which neighborhoods

Protecting Your Property During a Move

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Moving from home to home can cause something of a scramble, and in the moving process items get broken, furniture gets stained, paint gets scraped from walls, and hardwood floors get scratched. There’s enough to worry about when you’ve got to pack up your life and take it somewhere else, so avoid your damage concerns by following these simple moving tips from Quick & Careful

Moving in a Hurry: 4 Tips to Keep You Sane

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Moving is daunting at the best of times, but it can overwhelm even further if you’ve got time constraints to deal with. Moving in a hurry puts added pressure on you and your family to be certain you’ve got everything you need for your move packed and transported quickly and carefully. At Quick and Careful Moving we understand better than most what this can entail.