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Local Ottawa Movers Serving Ontario

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

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Protecting Furniture and Floors

Free short term storage

Get Packing!Packing Accessories

Great for wrapping china, glassware, and other fragiles before packaging. For the ultimate protection, pack glasses/dishes wrapped in newswrap inside a china carton.
$1.20 / LB   (10,25,50 Lb packages).
Great protection for glassware, pictures, mirrors, electronics, and other fragile items. For extra protection, line your boxes with bubble wrap before packing your delicate items. Bubbles are approximately 1/2 inch wide. Sold by the foot. (3/16″ thick x 2′ wide)
$0.50 / Ft   (min. 5 ft).
Clear Packing Tape
This professional grade tape is perfect for sealing your moving and storage boxes.
$1.50 each
Tan Packing Tape
This professional grade tape is perfect for sealing your moving and storage boxes.
$1.50 each
Tape Gun
This professional quality tape gun will make sealing your moving boxes easier. No more searching for the start of the tape roll. No more looking for the scissors that “were right there”.
$12.00 each
Stretch Wrap
Wrap couches, chairs, shelves, cabinet doors, and more. This heavy duty, wrap is perfect for protecting upholstry as well as bundling items together (especially where tape may leave marks when removed). 65 gauge; 1500 feet per roll.
$17.50 each
King-Size Mattress Bag
Quality, thick mattress bag to fit king-size mattress or box spring.
$9.00 each
Queen-Size Mattress Bag
Quality, thick mattress bag to fit queen-size mattress or box spring.
$7.00 each
Double-Size Mattress Bag
Quality, thick mattress bag to fit double-size mattress or box spring.
$6.00 each
Single-Size Mattress Bag
Quality, thick mattress bag to fit single-size mattress or box spring.
$5.00 each
Chair Cover Bag
Plastic chairs bags cover and protect upholstered chairs from dirt and dust.
$1.50 each
Dish/Glass Cell Kit
Each cell kit is designed for use with one China Carton. The compartments isolate and protect fragile items while adding strength to the carton. Make sure your stemware, glasses, and china arrive intact. China carton sold separately.
Temporarily unavailable.
Box Markers
Simplify your move by clearly marking every box with these quality permanent markers. Clearly marked boxes will make your move more efficient especially if you are paying movers by the hour to relocate them.
$3.00 each
Utility Knife
A must for anyone who dislikes fighting with tape when unpacking boxes.
$3.00 each

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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)




Getting the Kids to Help with Packing

Going through the motions of the moving process is challenging and stressful enough. But when you have children it can present some unique challenges that impact your packing process. But kids are more willing to get involved when you allow them. You can designate some specific tasks for your children to keep them busy and Read More…

Cool Down Your Summer Move

Moving during the summertime is great because you get to avoid dealing with all of that messy winter weather. But with all of the packing, bending, and rushing around to deal with, moving during the summer can heat up quickly. So be strategic with your moving process and use these tips to help you cool Read More…

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by Sharlene Pilote
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I just wanted to let you know that I was very pleased with the service provided by Darren and Todd. They were very pleasant and efficient and they helped make what could be a stressful situation fun! I would not hesitate to recommend your company to my friends.

by Leslie
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Thank-you so much for all your help in finding someone to move my son on such short notice and under unusual circumstances. I am so impressed with you willingness to assist me, even when you weren’t going to benefit from the business. you can rest assured that I will tell others about your friendly service, Read More…

by John Cummings
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The furniture move went great. Both Erin and Jim did a great job in moving the furniture. As always, 1st Rate Movers is the only company that I will use or recommend to friends.

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