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Is Your Mover Legit?

September 1st, 2017 3:33 pm by

Is Your Mover Legit? The moving industry is plagued by fly-by-night “moving companies”. Majority of the moving horror stories you hear in the news or from friends have to do with these rogue movers. There are a number of steps that you can take to ensure that your mover is legit. 1. Check With The […]

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Types of Moving Boxes

August 25th, 2017 8:12 pm by

Small Box (2 cubic feet) – Heavy items such as books, magazines, CDs, DVDs, canned goods, and records should be packed in these boxes. Heavy items should always be packed in a small box so that the weight does not jeopardize the structural integrity of the box. Medium Box (4 cubic feet) – Items such as small appliances, pots and pans, shoes, […]

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Calgary #5 – World’s Most Liveable Cities In 2017 Canadians have a lot to be proud of in The Economist’s 2017 Global Liveability Report. The report ranks 140 cities annually based on their quality of life across five broad categories: stability, healthcare, culture and environment, education, and infrastructure. Unfortunately, repeated terror attacks has seen many […]

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Labeling Moving Boxes

August 11th, 2017 7:42 pm by

Properly labeling moving boxes is a very important step in the packing process and is often overlooked. There are many stories of people claiming that an item was lost during the move, only to find it weeks later packed in another moving box. Below are a few tips on effectively labeling your moving boxes. Use […]

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We Care About Our Environment

August 1st, 2017 9:12 pm by

We Care About Our Environment United Van Lines (Canada) Ltd. and its Member companies across Canada are committed to keeping our communities clean and green. How? By Re-using – Quilted furniture pads – Floor runners – Containers kept in fleet for 15 years and then sold to local companies and farmers By Reducing – Paperless […]

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