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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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Prohibited Dangerous Items

July 25th, 2017 8:40 pm by

Prohibited Dangerous Items As a matter of public safety, governments at all levels have passed legislation restricting the transportation of dangerous goods. Some commodities may be included in your shipment under controlled conditions, others are prohibited by law. In either case, you must disclose to the Driver every item which poses a hazard and which […]

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