How To Read Online Reviews For Moving Companies – The 3 P’s

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Online reviews can be a powerful selling tool for movers in Vancouver, they can also be misleading, exaggerated and downright disengenuous. Every consumer has different expectations of their mover, by understanding your needs you can better interpret and compare reviews …


A Disgrace Called The Vancouver Better Business Bureau

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Is it time to take the Vancouver Better Business Bureau around back of the shed? I certainly think so. In 2010 the CBC wrote an expose on the pay for play (P4P) nature of the Vancouver BBB which highlighted the …


Parking Enforcement In Vancouver : The Good The Bad And The Ugly.

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*Language alert: If bad language offends tune out now!

Over the course of the past decade we’ve had many occasions to interact with parking enforcement officers in Vancouver, with a variety of results.

 

The Good

When you …


Does Google Play Favorites on Adwords?

We use Google Adwords as part of a comprehensive strategy to promote our business on the web because it’s effective though inexorably expensive and subject to spam clicks, says my subjective opinion. What happens though when Google confers a tangible …


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!


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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 …