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Ottawa Moving Company

Local Ottawa Movers Serving Ontario

Bi-Weekly Trips to Toronto & the GTA

Local Ottawa Movers - Moving in Ottawa
and to or from Greater Ottawa within Ontario

Best Ottawa Moving Trucks
Nicest Ottawa Moving Trucks
Protecting Furniture and Floors

Free short term storage
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Local movers serving moves within Ontario that start and/or end in Ottawa.

Our moving crews arrive alert, aware, and properly equipped to do the job.

Our reputation as one of Ottawa’s premiere moving companies is upheld by the quality of our work and the care we show for our customers’ property. Your moving crew will protect your carpet/floors with floor-runners (protective rolls of nylon-covered neoprene). You may use, free of charge, our wardrobe boxes to move your clothes. All furniture is properly protected with moving pads, and secured on the moving truck. Mattresses and box springs are placed in protective bags to keep them clean when moving them. Sofas, love seats, and armchairs are either placed in protective moving bags or else wrapped in moving blankets and then stretch wrapped. All glass and/or wood shelves and table tops are removed and wrapped in moving blankets. Mirrors and artwork are placed in specially designed moving boxes. All moving crews have tools on hand to remove/replace doors, railings, and other fixtures as well as to disassemble/reassemble bed frames, vanities, desks, tables, etc……

Our moving crews will always take the utmost care in moving your furniture but properly protecting your furniture takes time. As most customers are paying by the hour, to cut down on costs, they may want the moving crew not to spend time protecting certain items that they feel are less important. Your moving crew will oblige any such requests but will also inform you that such items may not be covered by our insurance if they weren’t properly protected.

Your belongings are always in good hands when you Move with First Rate Movers.

Please click here for move pricing or here for a moving estimate for your move.

Thank you for considering 1st Rate Movers for your move.

Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any questions or would like more information.

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Our Full Service Moving Rates Include:

  • premium bed bags
  • plastic couch wrap
  • floor protection
  • wardrobe boxes*
  • clean moving blankets*
  • $250,000 insurance
  • (*use of)

FREE

Short-Term
Storage

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7000+ Happy Customers and a 99% Referral Rate

by Gisele Thibodeau
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Just want to thank you and let you know that the move went perfectly! The two men that moved Jenn were fantastic. What could have been an extremely stressful situation for both Jenn and I, turned into a perfect move – minus the odd rainfall. The two men were perfect.

by Julya Sembrat
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Wesley and Aaron were professional and courteous (and fast!). I will use you again in 18 months for packing services when we prepare to move back to the states.

by Jeanine Plamondon
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I just wanted to let you know that I was so impressed with the movers I had – they were so fast, efficient, if something was disassembled, they reassembled it in the new location. I also noticed how respectful they were in both of my spaces. I truly appreciate their hard work and I will Read More…

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