Moving Tips2019-06-05T14:01:54-04:00

Moving Tips

Everything You Need to Know About Moving in Bad Weather

Moving can be stressful enough as it is without having to worry about the weather messing up your big day. Depending on what time of year you decide to move, bad weather can range from a simple rainfall all the way to a [...]

3 Things to Consider When Planning an International Move

Organizing a move is both exciting and difficult. When you’re planning an international move, things can go so well or completely the other way around depending on your preparation and planning. That’s why we recommend speaking to a professional moving company with experience in [...]

How do I Prepare my Appliances for Moving?

Your major appliances, such as your refrigerator, washing machine, drier, and dishwasher, are probably the heaviest and most costly items that your residential movers will need to handle. To ensure that your appliances have a safe trip to your new home and are ready to [...]

When is the Best Time to Move?

The short answer is that it depends. There’s no single “best” time to move. There’s only the best time for you. If you’re renting and for one reason or another have to be out by the first of the month, then the decision [...]

How to Choose a Moving Company That Fits Your Needs

Like most services, you want to hire movers that are specifically qualified for the job. There are so many factors to consider and it’s important to account for how each one will affect the process. At Matco Moving Solutions, we pride ourselves on [...]

Moving Scams and How to Avoid Them

Moving can be an incredibly stressful experience. One of the last things you need is to find out that your moving company isn’t quite what they made themselves out to be. A lot of moving companies out there use deceptive tactics and inconvenience [...]

How to Pack Your Valuables Before a Move

Before a move, the biggest worry for most people is simple: what’s going to happen to all of my valuables? We at Matco Moving Solutions in Calgary, Edmonton and other Canadian locations understand the apprehension that comes with handing your expensive belongings over [...]

How to Prevent Injuries While Moving

Let’s face it, moving to a new home causes enough stress without the constant worry that you might hurt yourself in the process. We at Matco Moving Solutions in Edmonton and Calgary offer a variety of moving solutions for any occasion. We know [...]

How to Move Perishable & Pantry Food Items

If you’re planning out the logistics of your upcoming residential move, one thing you’ll need to consider is what to do with your food items. Not only are there the things in your fridge and pantry to think about, but many of us also [...]

Moving with Musical Instruments

Moving can be a hectic process, especially when you have fragile or valuable items to transport. You may have paid quite a bit of money for your musical instruments, so you will want to ensure that they remain in good condition during a [...]