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.

Looking for Packing Tips?

Learn how the pros pack everything in your home in our Packing Tips section.

26 Nov

2021

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Guide To Packing & Moving Home & Kitchen Appliances

If you’ve invested in quality appliances, you’ll want to bring them with you to your new home safe and in one piece. Here’s everything you need to know so your appliances survive the move.

22 Nov

2021

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How To Pack A Refrigerator For Moving?

Moving a refrigerator safely can be tricky. If you aren’t hiring professional movers and your fridge is coming along to your new home, here is a step-by-step guide to help make it all go smoothly.

16 Nov

2021

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How to Choose the Right Neighborhood for your Family

Rural or suburbs, safety, culture and proximity to entertainment and grocery shopping. There are a few things to consider when deciding which neighbourhood to move to in Ottawa.

01 Nov

2021

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How To Decide on What To Keep and Throw Away Before Moving?

Before you start to pack, ask yourself these important questions to determine what should stay and what should go. Get rid of unwanted items and save money on your move!

22 Oct

2021

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How To Declutter Your Home Before Moving

You don’t need to be overwhelmed—moving is a big job, but you can handle it with the right tools. Here are some tried and true methods to get your house decluttered for your move.

24 Sep

2021

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When & How To Prepare For A Move

To simplify your upcoming long-distance or local move, just work through the following moving tips, one by one. And get ready to enjoy a low-stress transition to your new home!

09 Sep

2021

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How To Prepare And Pack Your Furniture For Moving

Moving? To make sure your furniture arrives at your new address safe and sound, follow our tips and tricks for packing furniture before it’s loaded into the truck.

25 Aug

2021

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8 Steps On How To Safely Pack Your House Plants For Moving

In the flurry of moving, what’s the best packing method to ensure healthy and happy plants? Never fear. We outline 8 steps on how to pack house plants for moving.

14 Aug

2021

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9 Summer Moving Tips For Local & Long Distance Moving

A summer move is not as simple as it looks. Moving companies are busy and the weather’s hot. Make your summertime moving date as smooth and stress-free as possible with these 9 seasonal moving tips.

03 Aug

2021

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7 Tips To Prevent Breaking Your Valuables During a Move

Packing your belongings correctly can prevent them from breaking or getting damaged during your move. Using sturdy boxes, high quality packing material, and moving insurance can give you peace of mind for your entire move. Here are 7 tips to keep your valuables in one piece.

21 Jul

2021

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9 Steps To Successfully Move From Ottawa Across Canada

From creating a moving checklist to planning your moving costs, moving from Ottawa across Canada doesn’t have to be a nightmare. These 9 helpful tips can make your move easier.

14 Jul

2021

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8 Tips To Safely Move Local & Long Distance With Small Kids

Small children may need some help understanding what it means to move to a new home. These tips will help make it an adventure for them.