Plastic Moving Boxes vs. Cardboard Moving Boxes

Why Plastic Moving Boxes vs. Cardboard Boxes? Many aspects make plastic moving boxes the smarter choice when it comes to moving household or business contents. Reusable plastic boxes are convenient, and they’re the more environmentally responsible choice too. Convenience, Efficiency and Protection Plastic boxes are ready-made, saving time otherwise spent assembling and then breaking down…

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Moving Day Essentials

You’ve prepped and you’ve packed and now the big day is here – Moving Day. Naturally, despite all the preparations and planning, there are some thing that really can’t be done until the very day you go. Here are some handy tips to help you stay calm and cool and keep that move a positive…

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Sixteen Great Tricks of the Moving Trade

Planning and making lists is a big part of moving. Still, all that big picture thinking doesn’t cover all those countless nitty gritty details that will come up as you go along. Here are some great tricks of the trade that will make packing – and unpacking – easier and more efficient. Save on packing…

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Moving Up Flights of Stairs

Moving in the GTA and other older urban areas can present unique challenges. The GTA is still home to many charming older properties, some even dating back to Toronto’s early days. Whether it’s an apartment building or converted century home, the move can sometimes involve negotiating furniture and valuables up flights of stairs – sometimes…

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Moving – the Right Way

Plan Ahead A little forethought and planning will go a long way towards making the move easier and safer for everyone concerned. Enough Personnel: The average young to middle-aged person can lift about 25kg on their own from the ground to waist height, in the absence of any other restrictions. Anything heavier than that requires…

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Moving the Book Collector

Of all the common household items, books are perhaps one of the most daunting when it comes to moving. A single good-sized shelving unit full of books becomes several very heavy and awkward boxes to carry and a whole wall of books or a library becomes a major task all in itself. Still, a little…

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Moving Antique Furniture – Tips from the Smithsonian

Regardless of what extra measures you take in terms of protecting and caring for antique furniture, the most important guiding principle has to be this: take extra care. That means consciously slowing down the process and allowing extra time for that too. By far the most damage occurs to antique furniture by simple neglect and…

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Moving The Office

If your small office is moving (or perhaps it’s your home office that’s relocating,) it’s not just the move and its logistics that are on your mind. You need the move to run as smoothly as possible so that you can be up and running and back in business asap. That’s a given. Here are…

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