Express Handy Movers LTD - FAQ

Is the estimate free?

Yes , it is 100 percent free and there is no force or obligation to accept it . We would be happy to help you if you want.

How long in advance should I contact movers?

The earlier is better, If you know when exactly you will move, because you will have enough time to schedule your moving process better .

How long will it take to move my home ?

The moving job’s time depends on many factors such as your home’s size, the importance and the magnitude of your household and the traveling distance.

Will you movers load all my boxes that I packed?

Yeah, we have to say that as far as the driver and team supervisor deems them safe for transportation.

Will you load my plants in your truck ?

It depends on your plant’s size and type . If we can fix them and secure them in our truck why not ?

How Do you protect the furniture and mattresses?

Actually  we use all pro-grade shrink wraps, moving blankets, tape, dollies, straps and also different sizes of mattress plastic covers to protect all your belongings.

What if I only need some one to load, or unload my rented truck?

Our main target is helping you so we would be happy to help you load and/or unload your own or rented truck .

What areas do you provide moving services?

We provide all our services in BC, especially in Vancouver, Burnaby, lower mainland, North shore, Langley, Surrey and beyond.

What should I do if I need a storage? Do you provide storage too ?

We don’t have the storage facility but as a moving company we have good deals with the trusted storage companies so we would be happy if we could help you and book your storage with the lowest price . We have to mention that you will pay your storage service’s fees in a separated bill and directly to the storage company.

How much should I pay to move my piano or my huge safe box?

It depends on your piano type and your home’s design , we have to ask you some questions like as the number of stairs and then we would be able to tell you the price.

Is there a minimum charge to hire your moving teams?

Yes, there is a three hour minimum charge. We follow all labour codes of Canada, and they impose the three hour minimum.

can I, or my friends, help?

Yeah, why not? This is your job and also you are paying by the hour, so the extra help will reduce your moving costs.

I need you to disassemble/reassemble my furniture, are you able to do it?

Yes, we have all necessary tools to disassemble, assemble or reassemble your furniture.  Just we need to know about your furniture in advance.

Are there any items that you do not move ?

We do not load and move propane, gasoline, guns and ammunition, and also your priceless art.

Are there any items that have extra fees ?

Yes, if you have any heavy items like as piano or safety boxes, there would be an additional charge .

How does insurance pay ?

$0.60  cents per lb.

What if I have to cancel my move ?

You need to let us know at least 24 hours before your moving date, otherwise you have to pay the minimum charge which is three hours

I have some things that need to go to the dump. Can you do it ?

Yes, just let us know it in advance .

Dumping fees required.