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Moving with Children

Moving with children?  To keep your sanity and to ensure that your children aren’t adding extra chaos to the move, it’s a good idea to arrange childcare.  This applies to the pack and load days as well as for delivery day.  However, this isn’t always possible.  Here are some tips, to help you all through the transition:

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Moving into a New Place – Get Organized!

If you’re moving into a new place, organization is key. The process may seem daunting, but having everything planned out prior to moving day will save a lot of time – and stress – in the long run.

If you’re gearing up to relocate to a new place, here are some great tips on how to organize your move so that everything goes smoothly:

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Where’s the Dog?! Things to Remember When Moving

Moving can be mentally exhausting, and when you need to pack up your entire home and coordinate so many different aspects, you’re bound to forget a few things. While people usually remember the important things – it’s not likely that someone will forget their pets, children or clothes – you’d be surprised at some of the items and tasks people overlook. To help you stay on track, we’ve compiled a list of things to remember when moving:

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Why You Need an Office Moving Checklist

Moving office is generally more complicated than moving a household. There are a number of additional factors to consider on top of simply relocating property. Plus, the extent and complexity of the move will vary, depending on the nature of your business.

Like any other aspect of your business, coordinating a move to a new office requires a plan. At its foundation, this plan should have an office moving checklist that will outline and prioritize tasks and action items. This will help ease the transition from one location to the next, in order to help you minimize costs and resource expenditures, and maximize efficiency. Here are some suggestions for what to include on your office moving checklist:

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Moving Internationally

Moving internationally is a completely different experience than moving domestically. The process of relocating is much more complex; cultural change, immigration, international employment, and practical matters like healthcare and banking are all significant factors.

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Moving Out of a Rental Unit

Are you planning to move out of a rental unit in the near future? Paying attention to the laws surrounding rental agreements is a wise idea.  Knowing the facts could help you avoid confrontations with your current landlord, or even legal repercussions. Be sure to bear the following in mind when you are moving out of your rental unit:

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Moving from Canada to the USA

Every year, many Canadians decide to move to the United States. Some move for employment, some to be with their partner, and others to escape the Canadian weather. Whatever the reason, the moving process can be overwhelming, if undertaken by yourself. However, doing some preparation and securing professional help can turn your potentially stressful move into a walk in the park. Here’s our moving from Canada to the USA checklist, to get you started:

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7 Must-Have Packing Supplies to Make Moving Easier

Most people view moving as an arduous process, and it can be. Maybe you’ve got too much to organize? Not enough time? So many things to pack? The list goes on and on and packing is likely to be the one phase of the entire moving process that will take the most time and effort. That said, being properly equipped can significantly alleviate some of the challenges involved. If you’re ready to start packing up, line up these 7 must-have packing supplies to make moving easier:

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Moving Tips for a Stress-Free Move

Moving to a new home can be very exciting. You realize the potential of the new place, envision your future life there, and dream about making it the home that you’ve always wanted for your family. But it can also be extremely stressful – a daunting task that tests your patience and can have you at your wit’s end. Fortunately, there are ways to alleviate much of the stress associated with relocating. Here are 5 moving tips for a stress-free move:

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Storage of Household Goods

Tippet-Richardson has storage facilities at each of its locations.  Our warehouses are equipped with modern security systems, and are therefore guarded against fire and theft.

What we offer

We have access to 750,000 square feet of storage space across Canada. Whether your needs are short or long term, we can provide secure warehousing and related services.

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