We have arranged the most frequently asked questions about moving services in Vancouver on this page to take some moving challenges off of your mind when moving to Metro Vancouver. We try to guide you to our pages to find your best answers. In other words, this page can help you like a table of contents for you.
We might have brought some of these frequently asked questions here more than once as these kinds of problems are related in more than one particular section. However, they take you to the same source.
Also, some similar questions you can see as subdivisions of a specific problem. In these cases, you can follow the main link of that particular section.
Below, you will find frequently asked questions in moving business. As finding the questions will be difficult alphabetically, we have organized them step by step. Following you will find general subjects. If you click on each topic will take you to the part you are looking for. After that, you will see some questions that might be similar to each other as well.
Clicking on each question will take you to the right page and right part of the page.
- General Questions
- Moving Supplies (packing Supplies)
- Packing services
- Cardboard moving boxes
- Wardrobe Boxes
- Packing Boxes
- Plastic moving boxes
- Packing paper
- Moving Pianos
- Small moves
- Truck and trailer and mobile storage / Loading and unloading
- Assemble and disassemble services
- Move-out cleaning
- Difficulties and challenges
- Long-distance moves
- Custom crates
1- GENERAL QUESTIONS; MOST FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS ABOUT MOVING SERVICES
- Why hire a moving company?
- Reason to hire professional movers?
- How to choose a moving company?
- How to pick a good moving company?
- Almost how much notice does a moving company need?
- How far in advance to book a moving company?
- What are full-service moving companies?
- What do full-service movers do?
- How do you protect the large furniture when moving?
- What do movers load first?
- Does your moving company move seniors?
- What do you do under the pandemic COVID-19
- How are moving services under the pandemic COVID-19?
- What will movers not pack?
- Things not to let the movers pack
- What can movers not take?
- How do I organize my packing for moving?
- How to pack for a moving company?
- What are the ways to organize my packing for moving?
- How to prepare for movers to pack?
- Do you charge for your break time?
- Do you take a lunch break?
- How much do movers get an hour?
- How much is a moving service?
- What is the cost of local movers?
- when it comes to moving fragile furniture (glass), how do you manage that
2- MOVING SUPPLIES (PACKING SUPPLIES)
- What kinds of moving supplies do I need when moving? What are the most efficient moving supplies for moving?
- What is the best packing material when moving?
- Things you need for packing to move,
- What are the different types of packaging materials?
- The most common packaging material for office moves
- What are the best packing material for when moving
- How can I find cheap moving supplies?
3- PACKING SERVICES
- Will moving companies pack for you?
- Do moving companies pack for you?
- How do movers pack clothes?
- Can you move a dresser with clothes in it?
- How much do the packing services cost?
- What is the cost of packing service for moving?
- How much is the packing service for moving?
- What are the best packing tips when moving?
- Do you have an overseas packing service? (please go to custom crates)
4- (CARDBOARD) MOVING BOXES
- Where can I find cheap packing boxes?
- How to find moving boxes in the lower mainland?
- Where is the cheapest place to buy moving boxes?
- Free moving boxes near me
5- WARDROBE BOXES
- How to use a wardrobe box?
- How to set up a wardrobe box
- Ways to assemble a wardrobe box
- Where to buy wardrobe moving boxes?
- Where can I buy a wardrobe moving box?
- Does wardrobe boxes worth it?
- How much wardrobe boxes cost?
- What are the wardrobe boxes' dimensions?
- How many clothes fit in a wardrobe box?
6- PACKING BOXES
- Where to get packing boxes for moving?
- Where can I find packing boxes in Vancouver and the surrounding areas?
7- PLASTIC MOVING BOXES
In this part, you will find answers to most of your questions regarding our moving box services. As you know, we provide plastic boxes for your move free of charge.
- Do moving companies provide free boxes?
- How does your free plastic boxes’ service work? See the Video
- Are your moving plastic boxes rental?
- Do you lend your plastic boxes free of charge?
- Do you sanitize your moving plastic boxes?
- What are the dimensions of your plastic moving boxes?
- How many plastic boxes do I need for my move?
- Do you deliver your plastic boxes?
- Are your plastic boxes stackable?
- For how long can I have the free plastic boxes?
- Is delivery service available after I finished unpacking your plastic boxes?
8- MOVING PACKING PAPER
- Places to buy moving packing paper
- where can you buy packing paper?
- Where to get packing paper for moving?
- Is moving packing paper recyclable?
- Can I use any paper such as newspapers for packing my dishes?
- How much packing paper do I need for my packing?
9- MOVING TRUCKS
- What size of moving truck do I need for a 4 bedroom house?
- Which size of moving truck do I need for a 3-bedroom house?
- How about a 2 bedroom house; which size of moving van do I need?
10- MOVING PRICE (MOVING COST)
- What is the minimum time in moving services?
- How much do movers cost in Vancouver?
- What is the price of the packing service?
- What do the packing services cost?
- Generally, how much do movers cost?
- How much would a moving company cost?
- What is the price for a local moving company?
- How much does hiring a moving company cost?
- On average, how much does it cost to move?
- How much do movers cost?
- What is the price of movers per hour?
- What is the price of hiring professional movers?
- How much does it cost to hire professional movers?
11- MOVING EQUIPMENT
You can find your answers regarding your frequently asked questions about moving blankets, moving dollies, piano pallets, polyethylene straps.
- What do movers use to move boxes?
- Do you rent your moving equipment?
- Do you rent your moving blankets?
12- PIANO MOVING OR MOVING PIANOS
- Are your piano movers experienced?
- how to move a piano across the room
- piano moving dolly rental
- Avoid moving your piano
- how to move a piano in a pickup truck
- way to move a piano downstairs
- how to move an upright piano on a carpet
- what is the cost of moving a piano to Vancouver
- How many movers move a piano?
- cost of moving a piano in Vancouver bc
- how much does it cost to move a piano
- How much does it cost to dump a piano
- Ways to get rid of a piano for free
- How do you give away a piano?
- What if the piano does not fit the stairs?
- How to hoist pianos?
13- SMALL MOVES IN VANCOUVER
- Do you accept small moves from Vancouver to Victoria?
- Do you make partial moves from Vancouver to Victoria?
- Small moves from Vancouver to Nanaimo?
- Partial moves from Vancouver to Nanaimo?
- Do you accept a small move from Vancouver to Kelowna?
- Do you make a partial move from Vancouver to Kelowna?
14- TRUCK LOADING AND UNLOADING
- Can I hire movers to unload a truck?
- Hiring movers to load a truck
- Can you hire movers to load a Uhaul?
- How much does it cost for movers to load a truck?
- Is it better to hire movers or move?
15- ASSEMBLE AND DISASSEMBLE SERVICES
- Do movers mount TVs?
- Do I have to leave my TV mounts when you move?
- Can you unmount a TV?
- How do you remove a TV from hanging?
- How do you move a TV when moving?
- Do moving companies take apart beds?
- Bed disassembly service?
- How long does it take to disassemble a bed?
- Furniture disassembly and reassembly?
- Disassemble furniture for the move?
- Should I disassemble the furniture before moving?
- do movers disassemble murphy beds (Disassembly of a murphy bed)
16- MOVE-OUT CLEANING SERVICES
- move out cleaning at the old place
- How much does a move-in clean cost?
- What do I have to clean when I move out?
- What is the going rate for house cleaning in Canada?
- How much should I charge to clean a 3000 sq ft house?
- general cleaning
- carpet cleaning
- pressure wash
17- DIFFICULTIES AND CHALLENGES
- fitting furniture through a doorway
- moving large furniture around tight corners
- how to get a couch through a narrow hallway
- moving couch through the balcony
- moving sofa from the second floor
- how to get the couch through the window
- how to lower a couch from a balcony
- can movers move plants
- What if the piano does not fit the stairs?
18- LONG-DISTANCE MOVES
- how much does it cost to move to BC?
- How much do long-distance movers cost?
19- CUSTOM CRATES
At Metro Vancouver Movers, we expect our clients to keep sending more questions regarding the moving services. So, we can complete this page, frequently asked questions, as soon as possible.
We hope we can cover frequently asked questions about your moving services. You can either email firstname.lastname@example.org, text 604 970 7004 or call any other phone on the contact page.