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

25 Apr

2018

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We Celebrate National Moving Month with These Tips – and Some Tips of the Hat

In honour of National Moving Month, we want to share some tips on avoiding bad movers, and some stories about our amazing team that makes Cassidy’s what it is: one of the most reliable moving companies in Ottawa.

26 Mar

2018

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A Moving Broker Got These Homeowners the ‘Cheapest Move’ – Find Out What It Actually Cost

Moving brokers pose as moving companies, but in reality they don’t do any moving at all. Instead, they charge you a fee to find you a mover, and don’t take any responsibility if something goes wrong. Learn more about the risks of moving brokers and how to protect yourself in this article.

09 Mar

2018

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Why Should I Consider Spring Moving?

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.

13 Feb

2018

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Behind the Scenes: Living In Barrhaven

Are you looking for a new neighbourhood to call home? Perhaps…a haven of some sort? Well look no further than Barrhaven, Ottawa! Take a behind the scenes look at everything ‘The Haven’ has to offer!

12 Jan

2018

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What They Don’t Tell You When You Move Yourself

Moving is difficult, but it becomes even more difficult when you move yourself. Find out what no one’s told you about doing your own move before you make a decision.

18 Dec

2017

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Our Favourite 2017 Moving Stories from the Road

You don’t drive as many kilometres and pack as many boxes as we do without collecting a tale or two. 2017 was a jam-packed year of adventures, and we’re sharing just a small sample of our moving stories as a salute to the best year yet.

15 Nov

2017

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Clean Out Clutter Before You Move

We’ve finally done it – we’ve found the clutter solutions you absolutely need. We’re sharing how to tackle it, where to take it, and how good it feels when you move without all the excess packing.

05 Oct

2017

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You Could Be a Part of Nick’s Goal to Help Fellow Disabled Players Enjoy Golf Again

Nick Jones recently got to play golf for the first time in years thanks to the Paragolfer, a machine designed for people with disabilities. Now he plans to start fundraising to bring one to a golf course in the Pembroke area, for everyone to be able to use.

27 Sep

2017

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10 Home Experts Weigh in on the Ultimate Value Adding Home Renovations

What do you do when you want to learn something? Ask the experts! We asked 10 home pros what renovation they would recommend if you wanted to increase the value of your home.

30 Aug

2017

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How to Make Moving to a New School Easier for Kids

We don’t pretend to be experts on children, but we do know that moving to a new school is scary no matter what age you are. So we’ve compiled some tips to help you help your kids adjust to their new school while also adjusting to their new home.

19 Jul

2017

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All About Fun and Giving Back at the Paul Rushforth 2017 Golf Tournament

It was another year of extraordinary support for local charities at the Paul Rushforth Real Estate Charity Golf Tournament, which was filled with fun, food, friends, and generous spirits.

10 Jul

2017

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Behind the Scenes: Living In Kanata

Living in Kanata comes with a lot of perks. From shopping to dining to crowd-rousing events, we can guarantee one thing; when you move there, you’ll never be bored.