What kind of questions should you ask when hiring movers?
Here you will find questions and answers regarding long-distance moving from or to Montreal. We answer your questions about the price or the service you could have during your long-distance move.
1 bedroom apartment: 2 movers, maximum 2 hours loading and maximum 2 hours unloading. Average cost of long distance moves from or to the Montreal area:
$600 to $800 – 100 km distance one way.
$650 to $850 – 150 km distance one way.
$850 to $1100 – distance of 200 km one way.
$1100 to $1300 – 300 km distance one way.
$1200 to $1500 – 400 km distance one way.
$1400 to $1700 – 500 km distance one way.
$1700 to $2200 – 600 km distance one way.
$2200 to $2800 – 700 km distance one way.
Our average moving cost example will give you a good idea of how much money you should be willing to pay at the end of your long distance move. This price may be higher depending on your location and the size of your apartment or house.
Yes, you can hire our movers to simply load, unload or pack. The concept is simple, it’s usually less expensive to supply your own truck or storage container than to hire a full-service moving company.
Yes, the movers will disassemble and assemble all your furniture. In fact, some items like bed frames, IKEA PAX or large dining tables will need to be dismantled in order to move them safely. But if you want to save money, we suggest that you disassemble and assemble the furniture yourself.
You can save money on your next long distance move: 1. Rent a moving truck or portable moving container. 2. Move in low season. 3. Find free moving boxes and supplies. 4. Choose a better moving date. 5. Hire movers just to load and unload heavy items. 6. Pack and load your belongings yourself.
Yes of course! We perform long distance residential or office moves from Montreal or Montreal.
Yes. We do not move materials such as firearms, propane tanks, ammunition, drugs, chemicals, plants and pets. Anything flammable or potentially explosive is considered a no-go for a
long distance moving.
As a general rule, we recommend booking your move at least 3-4 weeks before your moving day to ensure all arrangements can be made properly, and our schedule is more flexible. In most cases, we can accommodate a change of moving day at your request. Once you have determined your moving date, call or email us to book your move immediately.
In the event that you need an emergency long distance move or a same day move to or from Montreal, we can accommodate your last minute long distance moving project immediately.
Tipping your movers is not necessary, but it is always appreciated. How much? People typically take 5% to 10% of their total moving cost and then use that to tip each mover separately. It shows respect and appreciation for a job well done.
Yes of course! We have all the equipment, mover training and experience to safely move an upright piano or grand piano from Montreal to Toronto, Ottawa, Quebec or Montreal.
Long distance piano moving usually costs much more than local piano moving services. The average cost to move an upright piano from Montreal to Toronto is around $550 – $850 and a grand piano will cost between $650 and $1200. From Montreal to Ottawa or Quebec costs around $450 – $750 for an upright piano and for a grand piano will cost between $600 and $950. There are several major factors that will greatly influence the price of piano moving, stairs, size, weight and type of your piano.