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March 2017

How to move to Canada and become a Canadian citizen

By | March 14th, 2017|Moving Tips|

Chris Weller Source: businessinsider.com   If the outcome of the 2016 presidential election has you feeling disillusioned with American democracy, you may find yourself imagining a move to Canada. After all, it's a land where healthcare is universal, people are friendly, and Prime Minister Justin Trudeau explains quantum computing just for laughs. But actually becoming a [...]

Moving company complaints on the rise

By | March 13th, 2017|News|

Marketplace investigation uncovers tricks used by shady movers Source: CBC News CANADA According to an article in CBC Canada Complaints against moving companies are on the rise in Canada, but there are few regulations to protect consumers, a CBC Marketplace investigation has found. From hidden fees to threats to dump or hold furniture, a hidden [...]

January 2017

2016 – 26th ANNIVERSARY CONTEST WINNER

By | January 17th, 2017|News|

2016 - 26th ANNIVERSARY CONTEST WINNER for Great Canadian Van Line shipments.  We are pleased to announce that Amrit Brar was drawn as the winner of Great Canadian Van Lines 2016 - 26th Anniversary Contest and is the recipient of a sweet $2600. Amrit was booked by the agent,  Riverbend Moving and Storage and moved [...]

Rate Biz 5 Star Review

By | January 13th, 2017|News|

New 5 Star Review: "We used Purely Canadian Movers recently second time. Both times we have had great experience and the moves went smoothly. Above all we got a call from the owners for the feedback. They wanted to know if our move was satisfactory. This doesn't happen a lot so it was a nice [...]

Very Busy December

By | January 11th, 2017|News|

December was a very busy month . Purely Canadian Movers did 102 local household moves, 14 moves to the Okanagan (Penticton, Kelowna, Vernon, Kamloops, Osoyoos, Salmon Arm and Oliver) We also helped Best Buy with their deliveries for the Xmas rush with 4 trucks per day Tuesday to Sat for the month of December [...]

March 2016

Things To Know About Packaging & Cushioning Materials

By | March 15th, 2016|Moving Tips|

Packaging materials make moving possible, secure and less susceptible to tampering. Through packaging materials, any moved glassware, crockeries, picture frame, ceramic wares will be more protected against road bumps and accidental fall. Without packing materials, all moving and packaging efforts will be always in vain. Learn the current packaging materials used by moving companies. Cushioning [...]

9 Questions When You Hire A Moving Company

By | March 1st, 2016|Moving Tips|

Asking questions to clarify vague concepts and info about a service is the key to be informed. When you know your rights, processes and policies you’ll definitely get the best service and value from your hard-earned money. Below are some of the questions to ask when you hire a moving company: What is your insurance [...]

February 2016

Fifteen Fun Facts About Canada

By | February 11th, 2016|Fun Stuff|

Canada is a beautiful country with temperate and continental climate. Its high standard of living has attracted thousands of immigrants from South East Asia, South Asia, the middle east and parts of Europe. In fact, even some United States citizens move to Canada due to its lower crime rate, hospitality, low population density and lower housing [...]

January 2016

Long Distance Moving Tips To Save You Time And Money

By | January 27th, 2016|Moving Tips|

Going of state or county does always have a corresponding cost. Just travelling to a nearby city can incur fare expenses. Moreover, non-money related expenses such as time andenergy are just the two resources expended upon moving. Without budgeting and planning, moving expenses can soar and can leave you breaking your budget. Know the tips [...]