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Moving can be a stressful time with so much to do. We have tried to help the process go a bit smoother with moving tips and advice. Be sure to visit frequently to see what’s been added. If you have any moving questions, don’t hesitate to contact us. We proudly serve North York, Greater Toronto, the GTA, London, Kingston, and surrounding areas.

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    03/02/2022 0 Comments
    When Is the Best Time to Move?

    Moving is one of the biggest steps you'll take in your life. Whether you're moving for the first or tenth time, it doesn't get much easier. Knowing the best time to move may ease the process for you and your family. There are a few other things that may help simplify your moving process. For example, hiring a moving company in Toronto may ease the burden. Whether you need some moving tips or advices for your household move, you've come to the right article. Keep reading to find out when the best time to move.


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    22/11/2021 0 Comments
    Everything You Need to Know About Moving Into a Condo

    The big day is right around the corner. Moving is as stressful as it is exciting. You're looking forward to the change of pace and scenery, but you're tired of being surrounded by boxes and packing tape. Luckily for you, you did your research and planning before the big move so you feel ready to go. We wish more people planned like you! Are you slacking on some planning? As movers in Toronto, we're here to help. Below is a guide on everything you need to know about moving into a condo.


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    22/11/2021 0 Comments
    Saving Money for Moving: The Complete Guide for Your Move

    Do you know that 35% of Canadians have made a move in the past five years? Another 21% of Canadians are planning to move in the next five years. When you think about all the time and money it can cost to move, it can be very intimidating. There are ways that. You can cut back on common moving expenses though. Keep reading if you are looking for tips on saving money for moving.


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    22/11/2021 0 Comments
    10 Tips for Moving in Winter

    Over 32 million Americans moved in the last year. The majority of that number moved between May and September, which means winter is always a slow time when it comes to people packing up and moving. There are lots of reasons moving in winter doesn't appeal to most people. During the summer, the weather is more likely to play in your favour. The kids are out of school, driving conditions are safer, and your new home looks much better when it's not blanketed in snow. However, circumstances may compel you to consider moving in winter. That's why we've assembled 10 tips to help you make the best of winter moving.

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    04/08/2021 0 Comments
    How to Choose the Best Boxes for Moving

    Moving house regularly shows up on psychology's top 5 lists of most stressful life events. There are so many things to think of and worry about, it's not surprising to find moving ranking as stressful. The good news is, you don't have to figure it out alone. If you're packing to move your home yourself, you're going to need boxes but what kind and how many? Read on for practical box-picking tips and guidelines from a top moving company in Toronto that will make your move easier.


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    29/12/2020 0 Comments
    Tips to help you when dealing with moving stress

    Stress is a universal experience. In fact, every person on earth encounters a certain amount of stress in their life almost every day.  

    It comes in different forms and for a wide variety of reasons. A few common sources of stress include starting a new job, ending a relationship, financial struggles, and moving to a new home


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  • Declutter Before Moving
    30/11/2020 0 Comments
    Declutter Before Moving: Why it is a Clever Idea and How to do it Right

    When you're making a move from one home to another, you don’t want to take unnecessary items from one home to your new home. And that's why we're glad you've visited our page because below, you're going to find ways to declutter before moving.


    Trust us when moving into a new home; you're going to be glad you got rid of a few things. Continue reading this guide for everything that you need to know about decluttering.

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    30/11/2020 0 Comments
    Packing Your Kitchen for a Move: The Ultimate Guide

    Moving isn't a simple process and with nearly 4 million Canadians moving per year, that's a lot of stress. 


    Out of every room in the home, packing your kitchen for a move is the most difficult. Follow our guide on packing up your kitchen to ease some of that moving stress.


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  • Moving with Pets
    08/08/2020 0 Comments
    Helpful Tips for Moving with Pets

    Are you a pet owner who's getting ready to move within the Southern Ontario region? While looking for residential moving companies in Toronto, you also need to give some thought to how you're going to manage your pet during the move. The Toronto and North York residential movers at Francis Moving Co. have helped many pet owners make a smooth and successful transition to their new home. Here are a few important tips that we've collected from pet owners along the way:

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    08/08/2020 0 Comments
    Downsizing to a Condo? Six Tips to Help You Move.

    As all residential moving companies will tell you, moving into a condo is a lot different than moving into a house. When downsizing to a condo, you'll be faced with some unique challenges during the packing period and during the move which may require creative solutions. Here are six tips from the Toronto and North York movers at Francis Moving Co. that can help with your downsizing move to a condo.


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    08/08/2020 0 Comments
    3 Important Factors to Consider before Relocating Your Business

    Moving is challenging enough when it requires the relocation of a household; moving an entire business is a whole other story. However, while it may be difficult, a move could be exactly what your business needs in order to thrive and grow. Plus, if you put enough thought into the move ahead of time, it can go a lot more smoothly than you might expect.


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    08/08/2020 0 Comments
    6 Tips to Help You Get Ready for Your Next Residential or Commercial Move

    You might think that moving and stress go hand in hand. But movers in Toronto agree that if you’ve got a good idea of what’s ahead and a solid plan in place, moving can actually be a positive experience. Here are six tips that’ll help you get ready for your next big residential or commercial move.

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    08/08/2020 0 Comments
    Moving Musical Instruments

    If you’re a musician, professional or just enjoy playing, then you know that not only do musical instruments cost a lot of money, they allow you to express your emotions through the language of music, and losing that is devastating. While you may feel a similar attachment to other items like family heirlooms, it’s not the same thing as your couch, your dining room set, your clothes, or your books when it comes to moving.

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    22/06/2020 0 Comments
    Things You Need to Look for Before Hiring a Moving Company

    It’s all about making the right choices while it comes to moving. There are many factors to consider and oftentimes, one of the most crucial of them is which professional moving company to hire. 
    It’s no secret that hiring professionals will simplify the entire moving process. Experienced movers can take care of the toughest stages and eliminate the tasks of lifting heavy items such as furniture. However, picking up just any company won’t work as there’s the risk of coming across bad ones.  

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