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Moving Advice for Beginners

Moving Advice for Beginners

While it might be super exciting to be moving to a new home, especially if it’s the home of your dreams or perhaps a move from an apartment to your first home, no one really enjoys the actual process of moving. Whether you’re sizing up or scaling down, moving can be...

Your Pre-Move To-Do List: No Packing or Lifting Required

Your Pre-Move To-Do List: No Packing or Lifting Required

  Here’s a list of a few things for your pre-move to-do list that don’t require lifting or packing. But they’re still important. Change of Address for Car Insurance As if ICBC doesn’t already know enough about you! Update them with your new address. And not just...

A Friendlier Neighbourhood Starts with You: Four Essential Few Tips

A Friendlier Neighbourhood Starts with You: Four Essential Few Tips

You didn’t just choose a new home. You chose a new neighbourhood. And as great as that new neighbourhood looks, it’s not truly a neighbourhood until you get to know your neighbours. And the best way you can do that? Be a good neighbour. Be friendly In the busy-ness of...

These Simple Daily Habits Will Keep Your New Home Uncluttered

These Simple Daily Habits Will Keep Your New Home Uncluttered

Moving is an excellent opportunity to declutter your present home. (We hope clutter isn’t the reason you’re moving!) Moving is also an opportunity to create an uncluttered life. Maybe you’re not enough of a hoarder to qualify for a reality TV show, but wouldn’t it be...

Some Practical Reasons to Unpack your Coffee Pot First

Some Practical Reasons to Unpack your Coffee Pot First

Coffee lover? After your upcoming move, here’s why you’ll want to unpack your coffee pot before anything else. Most people finding drinking coffee pretty rewarding at the end of moving, or as a caffeine boost to help them unpack just a few more things before calling...

Summertime, and the Living Is Easy: Even on a Hot Moving Day

Summertime, and the Living Is Easy: Even on a Hot Moving Day

“Summertime, and the living is easy,” as the old jazz standard goes. Easy, that is, if you’re just sitting in the shade of your front porch watching the cotton grow. And catching a breeze. Not so easy if it’s on a hot moving day anywhere on the planet.  Including...

Tantrum-Free Moving with Kids Under 6

Tantrum-Free Moving with Kids Under 6

Let's face it, there's no way to guarantee that a 3-year-old won't throw a tantrum at any given moment.  But you can reduce the possibility of anxiety outbursts for your kids (and you) at moving time.  If you're worried about moving with a toddler or preschooler,...

Transparent Advice: Tips on Using Plastic to Make Your Move Easier

Transparent Advice: Tips on Using Plastic to Make Your Move Easier

Let Kary Movers give you some transparent advice about packing for your move. We mean that quite literally. Clear plastic containers, plastic wrap and plastic bags can make moving much breezier. Use a clear plastic bin to store the items you'll need first on arrival...

5 Essential Tips to Make Your Move (Almost) a Picnic

5 Essential Tips to Make Your Move (Almost) a Picnic

Gather up some wine boxes, a picnic cooler and an overnight bag. You're about to embark on an adventure in moving that's pretty much a picnic in the park if you let Kary Movers do the heavy lifting.  What do you need to do? Just follow our 5 essential moving tips....

A World of Colours: Bring Them Home

A World of Colours: Bring Them Home

If you've traveled overseas or simply other parts of North America, have you ever thought you'd like to bring home some of the colours you've experienced? Well, what's stopping you from doing that in your new home? Maybe you're too stressed thinking about the upcoming...