Moving tips
12 Professional Moving And Packing Tips

Moving day can be stressful enough, even if you have professional help, so here are a few tips on how to make your move from your old house into your new home go as smoothly and stress-free as possible:

1.  Be ready for the moving truck when it...

How To Pick The Right Moving Company

Moving is stressful enough without having to deal with a bad moving company. Here are a few ways to help avoid the less reputable movers and make sure that you are picking the right moving company:

1.  Have the moving company representative come to...

Six Important Questions To Ask Your Movers

A common problem that occurs when choosing the wrong mover is that they will give you a very low quote up front, then when the time comes to unload the truck at your new home they will try to demand more money, putting you in an awful predicament.

Five Ways To Keep Your Moving Costs Low


Choosing the mover that gives you the lowest price usually isn't the smartest move to make (no pun intended) because with moving companies you do get what you pay for.

But, that doesn't mean you shouldn't try to keep your moving costs low...

Moving Mishaps And How To Avoid Them

My last few posts have shown you how to choose the right moving company, and save time and money on your move.

But, despite our best efforts, sometimes things can still end up going wrong.  Here are some common moving mistakes and the best ways to...

The Best Ways To Unpack After Your Move

Many first-time movers are surprised to discover that their work is only beginning to start once the moving truck is unloaded.

Here are a few things that you can do to make your unpacking as much fun as your move turned out to be:

Before you...

Moving costs to budget for

Many people are surprised to discover just how expensive moving can be, even if all you are doing is moving across town.

The biggest part of your home moving expense is how you move.  By that I mean, do you hire a professional moving company and have them do all...

Six Reasons Why Fall Is A Great Time To Buy A Home

There's no time like the present, as they say, and nothing can be truer than that, especially when it comes to buying a home in Nanaimo.

Here are six reasons why this Fall is the great time to buy your home:

1.  Sellers have their...

Fourteen Things To Look For When You View A House

When you're looking for a home to buy in Nanaimo odds are that you may look at several in one day, not to mention the open houses that you visit on the weekends.

While it is important to see what's on the market, the problem with looking...

Are You Tired Of Looking At Homes For Sale?

A common mistake that many home buyers in Nanaimo make is trying to look at every single home that's on the market.

OK, I'm exaggerating a little bit, but you get the point.  When you're buying a home it's understandable that you want to see as...

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