We can’t always anticipate or control when we need to make a move, and sometimes it can happen during the most inconvenient times, like the holidays! If you’re stuck moving this Christmas season, don’t stress. We have some handy tips for moving over the holidays to help you sail through it like a pro. Block Read More…
Moving can be stressful but it doesn’t have to be. Here are just 5 ways a moving company will take the stress out of your move.
Moving Large, Bulky Items So You Don’t Have To
Have you ever tried to lift a big screen TV, sofa or piano? It’s not an easy task, even with a few friends by your side. Large and heavy items can be dangerous to move without the right equipment and training. If dropped or mishandled, these items can damage your flooring, the item itself, and even others. A professional moving company will have all the right equipment and lifting techniques to move any large items safely so you don’t have to risk it.
Packing and Unpacking for You
Packing and unpacking can be more stressful than the actual move itself. To make matters worse, poor packing is the number one cause of broken items. Fortunately, full-service movers can pack and unpack for you. They are trained to pack the right way and can do it in a fraction of the time.
Safely Transporting the Items
Not all of us are cut out for driving a large moving van. They are long, tall, wide, and filled with thousands of pounds of your belongings – what could possibly go wrong? In Canada, there are hundreds of rental truck accidents every year caused by people who are not skilled enough to drive these vehicles. If you want your items to arrive safely in one piece, your best bet is to hire a moving company with professionally trained drivers with the right licenses for the truck size.
Moving can take weeks to plan and months to prepare, and once the moving day arrives, you’re on the clock to get everything done on time. It’s not only stressful to properly plan and execute a move, but it’s also costly if things don’t go as planned. Save yourself the hassle and let the moving company plan everything for you.
If you want to have an easy, hassle-free move, contact us at First Rate Movers!