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.

11 Oct

2019

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Pros and Cons of Moving to Stittsville

Stittsville is a fast-growing suburban community in the National Capital Region, immediately to the southwest of Kanata, and about 31 km west of Downtown Ottawa.

08 Oct

2019

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Josh Woermke Honoured For 10 Years With The Pembroke Fire Department

Cassidy’s favourite employee, Josh “Sparky” Woermke, celebrated 10 years of volunteer service with the Pembroke Fire Department. Chief Dan Herback awarded Josh with the 10 Year Volunteer Service Award.

27 Sep

2019

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A Great BBQ for a Great Cause

Barbecue, burgers, prizes; all for a great cause! For our latest Cassidy’s fundraiser, we raised money for St. Joseph’s Food Bank by hosting two barbecues in the summer of 2019.

15 Aug

2019

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4 Steps For Changing Utilities When You Move

Don’t forget to change utilities before you move. Follow these steps for an easy and organized transition when changing your utilities.

20 Jul

2019

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How to Pack Plants Before Moving

You don’t want to damage your plants when packing them for your move. Learn more about how to efficiently pack your plants when moving.

05 Jun

2019

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Cassidy’s Moves with Habitat for Humanity

We’ve moved many families, but we especially love hearing about what lead to their big moves. One woman, Rebecca Panter, shared her own experience of becoming a homeowner.

03 Apr

2019

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5 Tips for Moving Into a Smaller House

Moving into a smaller house comes with its own set of challenges. Be prepared for those challenges thanks to these expert tips!

06 Feb

2019

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One of Our Drivers Has Cancer – And Our Team Did Something Amazing!

We have an amazing, thoughtful team. Recently, in support of one of our drivers, Ed Cochrane and Linda Nagora organized a 50/50 draw which was a huge success.

07 Jan

2019

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How Much Do Movers Cost? (Updated for 2019)

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.

13 Nov

2018

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8 Year Old Boy Raises $5,575 for CHEO – With a Little Help from Cassidy’s

Liam Dwyer spent over a year growing his hair for a donation to people with cancer. We donated to his cause, and followed up to see how much he raised for CHEO – and how long his hair got!

29 Oct

2018

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Cassidy’s Donates Moving Services to Music on a Mission

Another fall, another move for FSO’s Music on a Mission fundraiser. Our team spent the afternoon moving donations and prizes to Tudor Hall, where one of the biggest fundraisers of the year takes place.

24 Sep

2018

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How Do I Protect My Floors When Moving?

Your home’s flooring is important – and you want to keep them looking like new. Protect your floors when moving by following pro tips from Ottawa movers.