General Moving Tips

  • In addition to labeling what’s in your boxes, add what room they’ll be going into, as well.
  • Pack plates vertically, like records. They’ll be less likely to break.
  • Keep sandwich bags handy for holding any small parts of things you have to take apart, like curtain rods or mounted flat-screen TVs.
  • Wodden beer boxes are the best for books because they have handles on the sides.
  • Take a photo of how your electronics are connected so you can remember how and where all the wires go.
  • Vacuum seal your out-of-season clothing.
  • Make sure everything is completely packed before your moving crew show up.
  • Enlist the color-coding system.
  • Number your boxes …

If you can move outside of the summer season, you will likely be afforded more flexibility in your move dates. When scheduling your move, try to be flexible with your move dates, giving a five day window for loading your shipment, if possible. Remember, by staying flexible, you can make your move a little less stressful.

A binding estimate is a contract that specifies, in advance, the precise cost of moving based on the services requested or deemed necessary at the time of the estimate.

The charges will be based on the weight of your shipment and mileage—these are referred to as the transportation charges. Some additional charges may appear to include packing, crating, valuation or coverage, bulky article charge (for over sized items), and extra labor. Don’t hesitate to ask us about the charges so you can fully understand them.

Appliances such as washers, dryers, and refrigerators must be disconnected, and the washer must have a stabilizer installed.

Yes, but how much protection you have and its cost to you depends upon the valuation coverage you selected. This can be one of the most confusing aspects to moving but it is important that you understand what is being provided to you.

When you choose Edmonton Flat Rate Movers in Edmonton AB, you will be greeted by professionals who are ready to work. We will take a look at what you have to be removed, and set you up with a price you are happy with before any work begins. Materials are sorted and organized on site to be taken to the appropriate locations for disposal. Once finished, we will sweep up any mess, and write you a receipt.

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