Professional Moving Advice

Get the most out of moving and enjoying your new home with these helpful articles from Cassidy’s.

We’ll be continuing to share tips we’ve learned in over 100 years of helping people make the move to a better home experience.

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10 Jan

2017

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The Pros and Cons of Moving to Calgary

If you’re thinking about moving to Calgary and you’re not sure what it’s like, our guide will help you learn all the pros and cons of life in C-Town.

20 Dec

2016

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Cassidy’s Donates Freight Services to Deliver Holiday Cheer

Cassidy’s donated free freight shipping to help some donated toys, clothes and essentials reach some needy kids in Thunder Bay.

09 Dec

2016

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Holiday Charity Roundup 2016

Here’s how we had fun this year and benefitted some great causes while we’re at it, at The Santa Claus Parade of Lights and our Food Bank benefit draw.

05 Dec

2016

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The Pros and Cons of Moving to Montreal

If you’re considering a move to Montreal, you’ll definitely want to read our guide to the pros and cons of moving to Montreal to get the full picture. We definitely go beyond the tourist landmarks and focus on the good and bad of everyday life.

10 Nov

2016

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The Pros and Cons of Moving to Vancouver

The warm climate and natural beauty of Vancouver has been calling Canadians for decades. But is the city all it’s cracked up to be? Read on to find out.

30 Oct

2016

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Cassidy’s Donates Moving Services to Ottawa Charities

This October, Cassidy’s trucks and drivers were lending a hand to a couple of great Ottawa charities, Ottawa Family Services and the Salvation Army.

11 Oct

2016

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The Pros and Cons of Moving to Toronto

Considering a move to “The Big Smoke” but not sure if it’s right for you? Depending on what you’re looking for, Canada’s largest city may be a win or a fail. This guide digs deeper and uncovers the critical factors that make people love this city – or hate it.

15 Sep

2016

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How to Pack Appliances for Moving – Complete Guide

Here it is – the complete guide to preparing your appliances for moving. You’ll need some lead time, some tools, some elbow grease, and professional help to disconnect gas and water supplies.

15 Jul

2016

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The 2016 Paul Rushforth Charity Golf Tournament

We were proud to be one of the sponsors of the 2016 Paul Rushforth Charity Golf Tournament. The event raised over $35,000 for two Ottawa charities.

21 Jun

2016

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How Much Does it Cost to Move?

If you’ve never used a fully bonded moving company before, you may be unsure of how much it costs to move. Here are some real prices for average moves – but please get us to give you a real quote to be sure.

14 Jun

2016

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A Guide to Ottawa’s Best Neighbourhoods

The “best” neighbourhood means different things to different people. What makes our guide special is that it starts with your lifestyle and suggests some of the ideal neighbourhoods to match.

30 May

2016

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The Best Dog Parks in Ottawa

If you’re new to Ottawa (or new to dogs!) you’re probably looking for some great places for your dog to run, play and socialize with other dogs. You’ll love our list of the best off-leash dog parks the Ottawa area has to offer.