Best Cyclist Commuter Cities in Metro Vancouver

Tuesday, March 24th, 2015

Are you a cyclist commuter looking to move within Metro Vancouver? Cycling is quickly becoming a transportation goal in the Metro Vancouver area, with the hopes that 50% of commutes will be made without a car by 2020. The City of Vancouver realizes and encourages this ‘green’ way of commuting (not to mention, it saves you […]

Black Bear Fears for North Vancouver, West Vancouver, or the Tri-cities?

Wednesday, March 18th, 2015

Biggest Black Bear Cities in BC: North Vancouver, Coquitlam, Maple Ridge What do these Metro Vancouver areas have in common? These are all Greater Vancouver cities that are near the beautiful local mountains. In these two articles on Moving Tips for BC Bear Country, we want to discuss a common concern when moving into these […]

Tips for Moving into Metro Vancouver’s Black Bear Country

Thursday, March 12th, 2015

Avoid these habits when moving into black bear country in Metro Vancouver Moving into bear-active cities should not be an anxiety-filled ordeal. Most bear-active cities like Coquitlam or North Vancouver, are beautiful scenic cities, with the local mountains and forests right in their  backyards. Some believe that having black bear encounters, or worrying about them […]

How to Avoid Moving Next to Noisy Neighbors in Metro Vancouver

Thursday, March 5th, 2015

Avoiding noisy neighbors when moving in Metro Vancouver Noisy neighbours are the worst. City life in the core of Vancouver can be naturally noisy, as expected when living in, or moving to any city. But a home should be a sanctuary of peace and relaxation. But when your neighbours are noisy to the point where […]

Avoiding Pest-infested Homes in Metro Vancouver (Part 2)

Wednesday, February 25th, 2015

Watching out for pest-infested houses when moving in Metro Vancouver (2) In the first article of our two-part series on spotting a pest-infested house, we learned that it is important to do your research on pest infestations before moving into a potential future home. The more knowledge you have, the more problems you can avoid. […]

How to Avoid Pest-infested Homes in Metro Vancouver

Wednesday, February 18th, 2015

Watch out for pest-infested houses when moving in Metro Vancouver In our previous articles, we have discussed many useful precautions to take to prevent moving pests with you to your new house, including bed bugs. Most of these measures involve a lot of close inspection and thorough cleaning. Another thing to prevent pests in your […]

Movers Sunshine Coast

Thursday, February 12th, 2015

Movers Sunshine Coast BC If you are looking for a professional moving company in the Sunshine Coast of British Columbia, Ferguson Moving & Storage is your answer. Since opening our doors in 1916 we have helped hundreds of families and households move to and within the Sunshine Coast. With its temperate weather, greater number of […]

4 Concerns with Moving into a Vancouver Laneway Home

Tuesday, February 10th, 2015

Reasons why you should not move into a laneway house In our previous article, we covered some major advantages of moving into a laneway house. In this second part, we would like to address some drawbacks to moving into laneway houses in Vancouver. 1 Overcrowding in Vancouver Moving into laneway houses actually encourage overcrowding. Vancouver […]

5 Reasons for Moving to a Vancouver Laneway House

Wednesday, February 4th, 2015

Reasons why you should move into a laneway house in Vancouver In this two-part series, we will cover what laneway houses are, as well as some benefits to moving into one in Vancouver. In our second article, we will discuss some drawbacks related to moving into a laneway house in Vancouver and hopefully provide some […]

Should I move into a prefabricated home in Vancouver?

Monday, January 26th, 2015

Vancouver Movers Guide: Prefabricated Homes in Vancouver, Yea or Nay?  While you are looking to move in Vancouver, you may have considered designing your own home. This may be a difficult process that requires much research. In your research, you may realize that there are a lot of costs involved with finding the right designers and contractors to […]