<![CDATA[Hustle and bustle - Blog]]>Sat, 21 Nov 2015 07:27:03 -0800Weebly<![CDATA[KEEP MOVING SAFE: AVOID MOVING SCAMS]]>Wed, 18 Nov 2015 20:05:59 GMThttp://evac2013.weebly.com/blog/keep-moving-safe-avoid-moving-scams
Most moving companies in Edmonton try to do business following strict regulation as they possibly can. However there are a few disgruntled false business people who are willing to take advantage of you and  set you up for loss. They take advantage of the tightness of the schedule of moving most people have and the pressure that builds during such times to rob innocent people. However if you take the necessary precautions you will avoid these issues. 

Find out details of the moving company
Reputation means a lot when you choose a mover in Edmonton. You cannot imagine that a mover that has repeatedly given disappointing results will make any difference. So you are advised to shop around from the people who have ever used moving services that are available in Edmonton. From their experiences you can guess the kind of mover you are working with. 

Online you can also check for their details to verify what these what services the moving services they offer. You can then go ahead to make appointments over the telephone but no deals yet. Most scams take place because of the deals made over the phone. The company you have been contracting could emerge to be a company that exists only on a website and telephone line and nothing more. So, visiting the premises for the first meeting, seeing the equipment and the offices of the mover is important.

Confirm with better business bureau (BBB) and the ministry of transport
Better business bureau will always look at the needs of the clients of all the businesses that have registered with it. It ensures that the business meets the conditions of the contract and the client of the business is satisfied. A moving company that is a member of BBB is likely to be highly effective. Therefore you can take your time to confirm with BBB. Also check with the ministry of transport if you are dealing with a legitimate moving business. If it is so you can go ahead and initiate the process of business. Matco Moving Solutions is a great example of a reputable mover accredited by the BBB.

Get several quotes and compare
Different companies offer services at different prices. Getting quotes from different movers and comparing them to get the estimated quote of your move. The prices for moving could be your first warning sign for a moving company.

However cost is not all that we should consider, if you set your heart to find the lowest bid at times you may realize that you have paid so much more than the price that the person who hired the highest bidder would pay. If the bids cost are within acceptable range you can trust the bidders, but if the bids fall far below the acceptable range then there could be a serious.  There are scam companies that bid pretty low.

Be careful of all the paperwork
Make sure your business is insure that the business you chose has your items insured. Consider the size of the cover and then you can hire. Take care of all documents that legally show a contract just in case you will need to make a claim.
<![CDATA[THE MANY OPTIONS YOU HAVE TO MOVE YOUR HOUSEHOLDS]]>Thu, 17 Sep 2015 19:30:53 GMThttp://evac2013.weebly.com/blog/the-many-options-you-have-to-move-your-households
As you plan for relocation, you need to understand that you cannot rely on yourself entirely. You will require an extra hand to see you thorough every stage of the relocation. Help will ensure that you do the necessary processes fast and conveniently. The hectic processes will therefore be simplified. Right from the packing, you will require some people to help you do it. To pack an entire household is not a joke. Even if you are strong, it can be unrealistic. Fort Saskatchewan Movers will therefore provide another option to approach the packing activities. Not only the packing services do they offer but they cater for everything pertaining the relocation. Even the consultation services are available as well as transport and re-arrangement services. You have an effective option at hand and therefore just contacting these moving companies will solve your problem. Here are the many options you have.

Moving companies

These are the types of companies that will specialize in giving moving assistance to their clients. People do not have the power to carry around all their households from the house to the truck. It does not work that way therefore. Where the client is sensitive about the cost however, he/she can prefer to use other cheap labor to pack and load the goods in the trucks. Fort Saskatchewan Movers will however offer the moving services where the client is busy not to get time for the packing and the truck loading. They will sort the different types of households and pack them differently. The arrangement in the truck is also in a way that no damage is likely to occur.

Professional movers

In some cases, you will require a professional approach to move your special or expensive households. You will require having someone you can trust with your households all the way to the destination. Where the distance to be covered is long for example, you need someone to take over the responsibility of the goods. In international relocations also, the household security needs to be guarantees at first. To get the best of these, you need to take your time and select the best Fort Saskatchewan Movers in the market.

Truck rental agencies

The method of transport to be chosen for a relocation will depend on the distance to be covered. Where the distance is long like in international relocations, air and sea transport are the best. For the local relocations however, Fort Saskatchewan Movers will recommend that trucks be used for the hauling services. These trucks will be rented according to the days they are to be used.

Shipping containers

This is yet another option available. They are very convenient if the households are able to fit in there. This is because they will be sealed only to be opened by you upon arrival to the destination. These containers can be carried by the trucks, trains, ships etc.

<![CDATA[Calgary Movers packing services available]]>Fri, 21 Aug 2015 22:53:34 GMThttp://evac2013.weebly.com/blog/calgary-movers-packing-services-availablePacking usually is the most complicated part of moving. No matter whether you move local or long distance, packing is an art. Despite all your efforts, you may lack necessary skills, materials, and simple human power. Besides, packing for moving is a serious thing, so it would be wise to hire professionals.

Luckily, Calgary movers have teams of the most professional packing specialists. Some of them uniquely consist of women specialists, to take care of your belongings in a best way. They have all the supplies and skills needed to go through this right, so you, the client, could enjoy watching the process.

Such Calgary moving services provide full packing, which means packing and unpacking the goods that the client indicates to be moved; or partial packing, which takes place when the client can pack the major part of the items, but needs to make sure certain fragile, valuable or large items are professionally packed.

To decide what service is more convenient for you, full packing or partial one, you need to measure the items you are planning to move. If you determine that there really is something you could hardly handle, you are free to use the partial packing services of one of the Calgary movers. There are many different boxes and containers to pack all your belongings: large boxes to pack the items not so heavy, smaller boxes for heavy objects, wardrobe boxes to move your clothing safe, by the way, if you consider moving by yourself, without hiring professionals, you can rent such wardrobe boxes, as Calgary movers provide them on rent; they also have china barrels for your dishes and special small boxes for your books and magazines.

During the process of packing your items, it matters not only what type of box you or the moving company’s reps use, it’s also of great importance to choose the correct material. Calgary movers offer bubble wrap, heavy paper and tissue paper. These supplies would protect the items packed from getting dirty or damaged while transit.

To make everything organized packing services ensure the labeling of the boxes with the moving belongings. On such label they mention the contents of the boxes, the quantity of every item, and the exact place where it should be put at the point of destination – in the kitchen, bedroom or living room. Such measure allows keeping every box on its place during the transportation, as well as after it reaches new place. So before you even arrive to your new home, the packers will put the boxes to the rooms needed, according to the labels, and unpack them. Sometimes, you can also consider asking for put-away services. It’s for the cases when you need some room or part of your apartment to be ready ASAP, for instance kitchen or bedroom.