Fixed Rate Quotes Pay Double

A fixed rate quote paired with an in home visit is an obfuscation designed to oversell a service while simultaneously playing upon a customers fear that movers are slow and unskilled.

Local Vancouver movers typically charge one of two ways; …


How To Move A Couch Over A Roof Top – PROPERLY!


Bed Over A 4th Floor Penthouse Balcony – Citymove.ca


Sofa Over A Balcony!


Why Does The CBC Hate Movers? Because It’s Good Business

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Over the past few years the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC) has repeatedly put the boots to Two Small Men With Big Hearts moving company. Billed as North America’s largest network of independent moving companies, TSM has consistently come under scrutiny …


Craigslist For Movers? Ruh Roh!

Craigslist is a terrific resource for a variety of products and services, but it can also be the very embodiment of the maxim caveat emptor – buyer beware.

For many years we used Craigslist as part of a collective strategy …


The Worst Of 2011: Plastic Moving Boxes

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The moving business in Vancouver is beset with all manner of disingenuousness. Little however comes close to the merde de taureau perpetrated by companies promoting plastic moving boxes. Billed as an environmentally user-friendly alternative to cardboard boxes, these round trip …


Binners are Winners!

We were driving from a largely disorganized job when the usually reticent “H” (or haitch, if you prefer) spied a green dumpster in the alley and murmured ” A customers’ best friend”. Hah! – good one methinks.

It’s true, a …


Plastic Moving Boxes Will Kill You (and ruin your floors too)!!!

How much does a plastic moving box full of books weigh?

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Answer: Over 90 pounds!

How much does a proper book box weigh when filled?
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Answer: 36 pounds

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At 2.5 times heavier than a proper book box, plastic moving crates …


Moving Company Franchises: The Blind Leading The Blind.

Many people aspire to be self-employed. Flexible hours, independence in decision-making and a belief you are building your own future fuel the desire to go out on your own. Not everyone however has a skill or a unique idea to …