Category: Moving Tips

How to Move Your Household Appliances Safely and Efficiently

Pakcing and Moving Your Appliances

Moving into a new home doesn’t just mean you need to pack up your clothes into boxes, hire movers and be on your way. Throw your appliances into the mix and the whole process just got a lot more complicated. Here are some moving day best practices to help you tackle your household appliances and… Read more »

Apartment Moving Guide

Couple moving into New Apartment in Vancouver

Congratulations on your new apartment! All that’s left to do is move in and that starts with packing up the entirety of your current living space and magically getting it to your new place. Piece of cake, right? If this isn’t your first move, then you probably know where to dive in, but if you’re… Read more »

How to Move Out for the First Time

Tips for Moving Out of Your Parent's House

Moving out of your parent’s house is a big step in your life and can be a lot to handle, especially when you are simultaneously becoming a real adult. Here are a few ways to prepare so that you can be confident and stress-free while leaving the nest! Keep open communication Whether your parents have… Read more »

Who to Notify When You Move

Who to Notify When You Move?

Moving creates a lot of action items for your to-do list. You need to find a new place, get rid of your old one, hire movers, pack all of your worldly possessions, and get the kids signed up for their new school. There’s one more thing you can’t forget. You need to notify everyone that… Read more »

What You Can Negotiate When Relocating For a Job

What You Can Negotiate When Relocating For a Job

No matter what industry you work in, the job market can change pretty significantly from one year to the next. That could mean shifting your career priorities, and even relocating. When you’re interviewing for a job in a different city, it can be a little bit overwhelming. There are more variables involved with relocating for… Read more »

Moving Mistakes You Should Avoid

Moving Mistakes You Should Avoid

There’s a fair amount of advice on the internet about how to prepare for a move, and we’ve covered that topic a couple of times here on our Highland Van & Storage blog. Today, we’re going to take a slightly different approach. We’re highlighting the top moving mistakes made time and time again by people… Read more »

Tips for Helping a Senior Move to a New Home

Tips for Helping a Senior Move to a New Home

Moving can be an overwhelming process, which is why it’s important for our loved ones to rally around us when we’re about to move into a new home. If a senior citizen in your life is about to make the move to a new home, it’s important that you lend as much help and support… Read more »