Is Your Office Moving? Here’s the best checklist to use for your office move!

No one ever said that moving from one house to another was easy, but moving your office can be a whole different ball game. The logistics of the move are a lot more complicated – employees, departments, furniture, IT, security and communications, to name a few. At the end of it all, even the most organized …

The Pros and Cons of DIY vs. Professional Packing

Moving homes involves a lot of care, and can be emotional and exhausting – especially when leaving a home that you have been in for a long period of time, and have great memories in. Sure, you might be able to adjust to a new neighborhood and bedroom, but overcoming the art of moving and the process …

7 Tips for a Successful Long Distance Move

Making a successful long-distance move is definitely not a child’s play. It is often a crucial and important decision to make a long-distance move, which needs to be implemented even more precisely. There are a lot of things to be considered before changing the location of your home or office, in order to save you …

Moving? Alpaca Your Things!

Did you know that Five Star Movers offers packing & unpacking services, as well as residential and commercial moving services? We offer clients the best moving services in Toronto, Mississauga, Brampton, Burlington, Richmond Hill, Ajax, Pickering and across Ontario!  Each move is unique – and so are our services!  We can adapt to any size move in any …

Q&A: House Plants

As part of our Q&A series, Five Star Movers provides the answers to some most frequently asked questions. If you have a moving-related question, please email us at [email protected] or call 647-348-0886. Question of the WeekQuestion: Do you offer services to move house plants? How can I be sure my plants are protected and safe during …

‘Moving Out’ for Renovations

With the cost of homes in Toronto and surrounding areas on the rise, many people are looking at other options when it comes to moving.  Perhaps they are downsizing – or moving into a multi-unit home to gain some extra income in the form of rent.  In many cases, even these options can be difficult …

How to Avoid the Most Common Moving Mistakes

Moving is a big life event that everyone hopes will go smoothly. Whether you are moving for the first time or this marks your third or fourth move, there is always room for improvement in order to make sure that you have a stress free moving experience. Five Star Movers has successfully executed hundreds of moves …

How to Prepare a Moving Budget

Want to prepare a budget for your upcoming move and, more importantly, want to stick to it? It doesn’t matter if it is an office or a residential move, it is important to take the time to prepare a budget. Moving always includes many different components such as packing, cleaning, purging as well as finding and hiring …