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.

24 Jul

2014

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How to Prevent the Most Common Breakages During Your Move

Learn what the most commonly damaged items during moving are, and how to give them the right protection so that they arrive safely at your new home.

09 Jul

2014

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How to Pack Your Dishes and Glasses

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.

24 Jun

2014

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Moving With Pets: Make Things Easier For Both Of You

Cats and dogs will need some special handling to keep them safe and feeling secure during your move. These tips will help you make the transition as easy as possible on them.

10 Jun

2014

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The Ultimate Moving Checklist

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.

30 May

2014

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Moving House With Small Kids in Tow

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.

15 May

2014

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How to Choose a Professional Moving Company in Ottawa

You want your moving day to go smoothly. Here’s how to find the companies who are reliable and professional, and will give you good value for your money.

28 Apr

2014

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Are Your Appliances Worth Moving?

Moving your appliances is hard work and adds time and expense to your move. Here’s how to decide if it’s worth it.

21 Apr

2014

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Speed Cleaning: 10 Tips That Will Make Cleaning Go Faster

You CAN have it all – a clean house AND time to spend on the important things. It’s all about organizing how you clean.

26 Mar

2014

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6 Tips for Making Clutter Clearouts Part of Your Life

If you’re drowning in your own possessions, help is here! Learn how to tell if you have too many things, and if you do, how to start down the road to recovery.

24 Feb

2014

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How to Pack and Move Your Refrigerator

A little TLC can prevent a lot of headaches. If you’re taking your fridge to your new home, here’s how to prepare and protect it during the move.

15 Jan

2014

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Streamline Your Packing Using Clothing You Own

If you’re on an incredibly tight budget and have some fragile items pack, try this favourite trick of starving students. Use your clothing to not only protect items, but reduce the number of boxes you need.

08 Jun

2012

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Ottawa Moving Boxes Are Easier to Get Than You Think!

No need to ask around for free boxes at grocery and liquor stores any more! All the boxes and packing supplies you need are available from Cassidy’s.