Tiny House in Metro Vancouver: Difficulties and Solutions

Monday, January 19th, 2015

Moving into a Tiny House in Metro Vancouver: Difficulties and Solutions  Last week, we talked about the benefits to the tiny house movement. After reading that, you may think that moving into a tiny house in Vancouver is the way to go. However, this may not be a solution for everyone. In this second part of our two part series, we will discuss the concerns of moving into […]

How to get rid of bed bugs before you move and not bring them with you to your new home

Monday, January 12th, 2015

Removing and Preventing Repeated Bed Bug Infestations If you have a bed bug infestation and are considering moving in Vancouver, you definitely want to attempt to get rid of them before moving out. This is as much for your sake as the next tenants’ sake. What are bed bugs and how do I know I have […]

Reasons why you should move into a tiny house in Vancouver

Monday, January 5th, 2015

The Vancouver Tiny House Movement There is a recent trend, which is a mix of both a social and an architecture movement, called the tiny house movement. This movement involves people downsizing their homes to a very small space. This article comes in two parts, and the working definition for ‘tiny house’ in them would […]

Tips on painting before moving in Vancouver (Part 2)

Tuesday, December 30th, 2014

PART 2: Tips on Painting Before Moving in Vancouver Last week, we covered three helpful tips on painting before moving. In this article, we will cover three more tips. We hope these six tips will decrease the stress levels with moving and preparing your new home in Vancouver. Tip 4: go green for your health […]

Tips on painting before moving in Vancouver (Part 1)

Monday, December 22nd, 2014

 PART 1: Tips on Painting Before Moving in Vancouver Many people can agree that the prep work to a paint job is probably the worst part of painting. Having to move your furniture, cover the floors, and tape off everything with blue tape is a hassle. It is almost as much work as having to […]

Moving Antique Furniture or Selling for Cash?

Wednesday, December 17th, 2014

Should you be moving antique furniture with you, or should you sell them for cash? You may be about to move in Vancouver, and it’s going to get fairly stressful. You may already have some ideas of the items that you want to get rid of. The stress of moving may cause you to want […]

How to Prevent Silverfish: Tips for Vancouver Movers

Thursday, December 4th, 2014

Creating an Uninhabitable Home for Silverfish Moving in Vancouver can be tricky with regards to bug infestations. There are so many factors that change with moving. A new neighbourhood doesn’t just mean having new neighbours. It also means new weather environments, new house layouts, new sizing arrangements, and your current neighbours who possibly have infestations already in their homes. Today we’re going to talk […]

Moving Electronic Items in Vancouver

Thursday, November 27th, 2014

What Can I Do with My Old Electronic Items When I Am Moving in Vancouver? Do you have a growing box (or room) full of old computers, mp3 players, radios, TVs, phones, and so on? Yes, it’s a first world problem, but it is still a problem! We in Metro Vancouver love our tech, but […]

Moving in Vancouver Can be Expensive

Thursday, November 20th, 2014

Moving in Vancouver Tips: How to Find and Identify Valuable Collector’s Items for Some Cash Moving can be a daunting experience. All the cleaning, organizing, packing, and repacking can be a hassle. Included in the packing experience is the ‘privilege’ of purging and getting rid of items we don’t need but have been keeping around for years. […]

How to Prevent Hitching Cockroaches During your Vancouver Move

Thursday, November 13th, 2014

Prevent Bringing Cockroaches with you During your Move to Vancouver Moving out of a pest-infested house? Cockroaches, spiders, ants, bed bugs and termites are some of the most common kinds of pest infestations in the Metro Vancouver area. A major concern most movers in Vancouver have is how to absolutely ensure that these critters do not […]