When you move a house in Montreal you face the unavoidable problem of how to get all of your possessions from your old home to the new. We spoke with Alex Lafontaine from TrustMove about his relocation company.
The company offers the luxury residential and commercial moving services at competitive prices. It also has a friendly staff and reliable movers who handle all belongings with maximum care using the effective techniques and the highest quality equipment.
Alex, how did you get involved in moving services?
I used to work for several moving companies and found out that I can do better working as self-employed and making my clients happier because I know how it supposed to be done and I treat my customers as myself.
Is your business operating only in Montreal? What was the longest distance for moving things?
Business is operating over 10 years in Greater Montreal Area. For long distance we cover Quebec and Ontario Province in Canada.
What makes your moving services better than other removalists?
- competitive prices
- our rates include labour, insurance, equipment and wrapping materials along with assembling
- we wrap all furniture in order to safe delivery
- experienced and friendly employees that can find personal approach for every client’s need
- no extra or hidden charges
What is the process of moving residential materials?
Guys arrive at the scheduled time, sign the contract with the client, start with heavy items wrapping and loading it appropriate way in a truck. After loading drive to delivery address and unload and unwrap all items.
Is there anything that people should know about using any moving services? Eg. preparing things, etc.
There are a few things which you need keep in mind, they are:
- Get organized early
- Figure out your move strategy
- Keep your movers in the loop
- Pick the right transportation
- Seize the opportunity to purge
- Put together a packing kit
- Green your move
- Reuse boxes
- Take inventory
- Label everything
- Prepare a moving day kit
- Protect your valuables
- Hook up essential services
Thank you Alex for your time!
You can follow up with Alex Lafontaine at https://trustmove.ca