MOVING CHECKLIST

How to Prepare For a Move

 Proper preparation will make your move easier and quicker. Here are some tips, that will help you save time and money.
  • Donate / Dispose unwanted items
  • Minimize the number of loose items / odds and ends by packing them in boxes, bins or totes
  • Pack as much as you can in boxes, totes or containers
  • Avoid packing too many small boxes
  • Use mostly medium and larger boxes
  • Pack heavier items in smaller boxes and lighter items in larger boxes
  • Make sure boxes are properly taped, not folded
  • Do not pack boxes half full / Always pack them full
  • Do not over pack boxes very heavy
  • Label your boxes on top and sides
  • Disassemble your bed(s) / dining table (if possible)
  • Make sure all the electronics  are disconnected
  • Move smaller items / boxes / yourself (if possible)
  • Reserve parking space for the truck (whenever possible)
  • Have an elevator reserved for moving
  • Please make sure your outdoors items are clean

When booking a move:

Details are very important when booking a move. It helps us accurately estimate the move, determine right size truck and number of movers needed to relocate you in most efficient way. Please be sure to mention the following:

  • Approximate drive time from A to B
  • Elevator / No Elevator
  • Long Hallways
  • Long Pathways
  • Active Construction Site
  • Steep Driveway
  • Heavy, Awkward Items
  • Suggest where to park, if there is a loading bay/zone, front entrance or back

What we don’t move

We are not be able to move the following items:

  • Pianos
  • Large Safes
  • Gas powered tools (unless emptied)
  • Paint, chemicals, flammables, explosives

We Service All Locations Throughout Lower Mainland

Testimonials

Absolutely the best choice we made. Stress less, organized, very professional, prompt and hard working pleasant gentlemen.
movers burnaby Signature Moving customer review 1
Janet D.
5/5
Andrei and Chris were fantastic and did an amazing job! Very thorough and detailed, and took incredible care with our belongings as well as our home. I would highly recommend them for sure!
movers burnaby Signature Moving customer review 2
Kris M.
5/5
Would highly recommend Signature Moving. They were very professional. They arrived on time and set to work right away. Our move was flawless from start to finish.
movers burnaby Signature Moving customer review 3
Carol C.
5/5

Get Free Estimate