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.

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.

24 Jun

2021

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What NOT To Pack For A Long Distance Move Across Canada

Planning your long distance move in advance helps control the chaos and keep everyone a bit calmer. Part of that planning includes learning what not to pack for your move.

17 Jun

2021

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6 Things To Know Before Moving From Ottawa To A New Province

Thinking of moving from Ottawa to a different province? As with any move, adventure awaits! To make your move a success, ensure you do your due diligence with plenty of advanced research and planning.

19 May

2021

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Pros And Cons Of Moving To The Glebe

Phew! Weighing the pros and cons of moving to the Glebe makes for a tough decision. But if you appreciate historic architecture combined with an edgy urban vibe, it could be the perfect fit for you.

22 Apr

2021

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7 of the Best 2022 Neighbourhoods in Ottawa For Families

Check off every item on your neighbourhood wishlist by reading our guide to 7 of Ottawa’s best family-friendly neighbourhoods! When you’re looking for a great place to raise your children, you’ll find Ottawa has plenty for the whole family to enjoy, so read on to learn more.

16 Apr

2021

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Pros and Cons of Moving to Prince Edward Island

Prince Edward Island has a lot to offer its residents, so it’s no wonder that you might be considering a move to this beautiful province. But like any place, there are pros and cons to living there. Learn what the ups and downs of a move to Prince Edward Island would be with this helpful guide.

26 Mar

2021

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Pros and Cons of Moving to Halifax, Nova Scotia

If you’re thinking about moving to Halifax, Nova Scotia and you’re not sure what it’s like, our guide will help you learn all the pros and cons.

23 Mar

2021

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Working, Living and Moving in the Ottawa Valley

Join Cassidy’s Co-Owner, Dan Robinson, and Operations Manager Randy Roesler as they talk about living, working, and finding a job in the Ottawa Valley.

18 Feb

2021

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16 Tips For Long Distance Moving During 2023

Pro tips and expert advice to help you stay organized ahead of and during your long distance move. Free estimates from experienced movers.

20 Jan

2021

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Moving vs Renovating: Which is More Worth it?

Deciding on whether it’s time to move vs. renovate your home? Learn about the pros and cons of each option to help you make the best decision.