06 Dec

2019

By / Michelle Maloney

Ottawa Movers Share 3 Holiday Move Tips

Holiday planning is often a stressful time for many people. From buying the right gifts for friends to having family dinner with in-laws; everything may seem to add up to a lot of extra pressure. If this wasn’t enough, planning a move during the holidays can be a downright nerve-wracking task to add to your long to-do list. Transporting all

13 Nov

2019

By / OVM TEAM

Plants – Moving in Ottawa in Winter

If you're moving in Ottawa any time from November until April, then you'll likely be dealing with all kinds of inhospitable weather conditions. There have been years in Ottawa when we've gotten really lucky and old man winter didn't arrive until late in December or even in early January. Unfortunately, on Monday we got our first real taste of winter,

16 Oct

2019

By / OVM TEAM

Moving in Ottawa (and beyond) planning tips!

Moving can set anyone's stress metres onto high.  Deciding on how you’re going to move all your possessions from point A to point B can take a lot of time and effort, but it can be made easier with some effective planning. Luckily, there are many ways to plan ahead to help make moving in Ottawa simple and easy for

15 Sep

2019

By / OVM TEAM

5 Things You Can do to Make Moving with Children Easier

Moving is already challenging at the best of times. But, moving when you’re a single person or a couple is a breeze compared to when you’re a family with children. This is particularly the case with kids under the age of adolescence. But don’t worry, there are things that you can do to get the little people in your household

15 Aug

2019

By / OVM TEAM

Moving in Ottawa in September

Moving in Ottawa in the fall, or in any city with a large student population, can be hectic. Here are a few tips to make your September move in Ottawa go a little smoother: Reserve your movers well in advance. Because late August and early September are busy months with lots of student moves, don’t delay reserving. If you’re planning

16 Jul

2019

By / OVM TEAM

Ottawa Movers Can Make Your Moving Experience Easy Peasy!

Moving can be chaotic, that we can all agree on. Finding the right Ottawa movers - with experience, know-how and expertise, can mean an easy, worry-free moving day. If you’re generally not an organized person and you have a big upcoming move, things can quickly go awry without careful planning. A big / complicated move can be anything from a

15 Jun

2019

By / OVM TEAM

What it takes to be Ottawa’s Best Moving Company

We’re certainly not here to “toot our own horn”, but we have been in the moving industry for the long run - since 1993 to be exact. Those years of experience mean that we know a thing or two about moving in Ottawa. We have seen our competitors come and go. We’ve seen small Ottawa moving companies pop up, and

15 May

2019

By / OVM TEAM

Garage Sales Make Spring an Exciting Time to Move

For most of us moving is a dreaded experience, but garage sales in the spring of the year can make it much more enjoyable. Spring is the perfect season to trim down and purge all of the unwanted items in your home. You know, those things that you’ve been holding on to that have been filling up your closets and

15 Apr

2019

By / OVM TEAM

5 Reasons to Move to Ottawa

Ottawa has been called the city that fun forgot, and judged too harshly because we don’t have the busy nightlife of Toronto, or the fashion scene that Montreal boasts, and they call us a "government town". But, if you’re looking for a new city to settle down in, grow some roots, get going with your career, enjoy nature in a

22 Mar

2019

By / OVM TEAM

An Ottawa Moving Company’s Perspective on Communities

Although it’s less populated that other Canadian cites, moving within Ottawa can still be a significant event. This is particularly true if you’re no longer single, and your decision will affect your family. When it comes to choosing your next destination, there are many factors to consider. You’ll want to take into account safety, community amenities and resources, distance to

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