Category: Packing Tips

Your Guide to a Successful Yard Sale

Professional Movers in Vancouver

One of the first realizations you’ll come to when you decide to pick up and move to a new house is that you have a lot of stuff! If you’ve done any preliminary research, you’ll know that the moving process begins with an exhaustive purge of all your belongings. Ideally, you’ll sort through your items… Read more »

5 Tips to Help Prepare You for a Downsize Move

Professional Storage and Moving Company in Vancouver

There are a ton of great benefits to choosing to downsize your home! A smaller house encourages you to put more effort into staying organized, gives you a chance to thoroughly purge your belongings, and perhaps the most appealing perk—allows you to cut costs. The process of downsizing your home can be daunting. Fortunately, with… Read more »

6 Tips to Stay Organized While Unpacking After a Move

Unpacking Tips

So you’ve made it to your new place and can finally take a second to breathe… or can you? One thing that people often don’t focus on is the weeks and months following a move, when you’re slowly but surely unpacking all of your items from those painstakingly packed boxes. Since you’re exhausted from the… 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 Properly Pack Your Fragile Items When Moving

Family packing fragile items

Packing can be a bit overwhelming, especially if you’re about to move your entire household across the country! One question you might have as you start planning your packing procedure is how best to deal with delicate and fragile items—you don’t want those expensive heirlooms, family keepsakes and electronics to break in-transit to your new… Read more »

Checklist for an Easy Move

Whether you’re re-locating to a new city or just moving around the block, packing up your life can be a daunting task. After years of helping families move from one place to the next, Highland Worldwide has some experience in this area, which is why we have put together a list of tips and tricks… Read more »

What Not to Pack When Moving

Things to Avoid When Packing Up For a Move

Once you decide it’s time to move to a new place, you’ll have a long list of things to do to get ready for moving day. Of course, the biggest item on the list is to pack up all of your belongings. But do you really need to pack every single item you own? What… Read more »