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.

31 Jan

2023

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The Ultimate Moving Checklist “Updated for 2023!”

This is it – your ultimate moving checklist that has everything on it. Best of all, our free download is completely editable so you can customize it for your needs.

12 Jan

2023

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How Much Do Movers Cost? (Updated for 2023)

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.

04 Jan

2023

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What You Need In Your 2023 Moving Day Survival Kit

Moving is an emotionally and physically demanding job, and to top it off, you don’t know where anything is. Have these essentials with you in your moving day survival kit to eliminate panic and maximize enjoyment of your new home.

19 Dec

2022

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Hiring Movers vs. Moving Yourself: Which is Best for You?

Not sure if you should hire movers or move yourself? Follow these pros and cons and find out which is best for your situation.

02 Dec

2022

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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.

21 Nov

2022

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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.

09 Jun

2022

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How To Pack Dishes & Glasses For Moving

You want to open your kitchen boxes in your new home and see that everything’s arrived safely. Learn how the professionals pack your fragile tableware.

12 May

2022

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7 Easy Steps On How To Pack A Computer For Moving

Keep your valuable electronics safe on moving day. In 7 easy steps, you can learn to pack a computer for moving, whether it’s a desktop computer with a monitor and tower or a laptop – this guide is for you.

03 May

2022

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Where, When, and How Do I Start Packing?

Your moving day is coming up, which means it’s time to start packing. We’re sharing this guide on when, where, and how to start so that you’re 100% ready when the truck arrives.

09 Mar

2022

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8 Spring Moving Tips for Canadians

Spring is the best season to move for a variety of reasons. Not only do you beat the heat, but you avoid the busy summer moving rush. Find out more reasons in this article.

08 Mar

2022

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What NOT to Pack When Moving

There are some surprising (and not so surprising) household items that you can’t bring with you in your moving van. Check this list before you start packing and make sure you deal with these items safely.

12 Feb

2022

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How to Pack Artwork for Moving

If your artwork is valuable, you may be terrified at the idea of moving it. This post will show you how to pack framed paintings, prints and sculptures so that they arrive at your new home in perfect condition and ready to display.