Customer’s frequently asked questions for winnipeg moving companies.
How do I estimate how many movers I need and hours to book for, and how much will it cost?
We will have you send us an items list; we then enter it into a cube sheet, convert it into pounds, and we will get back to you regarding how many movers and hours we believe your job will take, and then apply our rate to those hours. For more information on how much our services cost per season, please visit Total Moving Residential for more details.
How far in advance should I book movers?
Please reach out to us as early into your moving process as possible this enables us to provide you with a range of dates and times to schedule an appointment that will work best for you.
Do movers provide things like mattress covers?
Yes, we can bring a variety of moving support items, such as tapes, mattress and sofas covers, labels, wrapping paper marker, utility cutters, bubble wrap to you. However, we suggest you have your items ready before we arrive to maximize the amount of time allotted for your move. If you would like to purchase moving support items, you can do so from our sister company Total Storage click here to see our inventory.
What do I need to do to prepare for movers?
Before your move, please ensure you have sent an items list over to us. On the day of your move, please ensure you have all your items carefully packed, any furniture disassembled, and have unfastened any items, such as a shelving unit, from the wall.
Can my pets be home during the move?
Please let us know beforehand if pets will be present, but we are animals’ lovers and donate 2% of our profits to Manitoba Mutts. For more information on our charitable donations please visit Total Moving Charity .
What will professional movers not move?
We hate to have to deny an inquiry, but there are some items we can not move, including any flammable materials, compress gasses, explosives, combustible, or corrosive liquids. If there is an item that you are not sure about, do not hesitate to get in touch with us at (431) 441-MOVE (6683) or Sales@TotalMovingWinnipeg.ca, we are happy to go over any questions you may have!
Do movers go out of province?
Yes, we do provide long-haul services through our partner Phillips Moving. For more information or to receive a quote, please reach out to us at (431) 441-MOVE (6683) or send us an email at Sales@TotalMovingWinnipeg.ca
How heavy is too heavy for movers?
We strive to make your move as easy as possible, including doing the heavy lifting. If you have concerns about an item being too heavy, please get reach out by phone at (431) 441-MOVE (6683) or by email at Sales@TotalMovingWinnipeg.ca to discuss what options are available to make it possible.
How many pounds is a one-bedroom apartment?
From our experience, Total Moving recognizes that one size does not fit all, especially not with your belongings! We will need you to send us an item list so we can give you an accurate price range. To receive a quote please get in touch with us at (431) 441-MOVE (6683) or at Sales@TotalMovingWinnipeg.ca.
Do winnipeg moving companies assemble furniture?
Yes, we offer assembly services! For more information on this service, please go to Total Moving Assembly. However, we recommend that you have the items that need to be disassembled and unfastened from the wall done before we arrive to maximize the time available.
I need a temporary storage unit, what can I do?
We operate out of our sister company Total Storage therefore, we can provide you with a storage unit for as long as you need, ranging from just a few days to several years. For information on storage units, please visit their website Total Storage for special pricing exclusive for Total Moving customers get in touch with Total Storage at (204) 832-8181 or send them an email at Info@TotalStorageManitoba.ca.
Do you offer reusable totes?
Yes! We offer water-resistant and durable 25-gallon totes for rent. These provide an environmentally friendly way to store or move your belongings, plus the durability and robust nature of polypropylene make these totes an excellent choice as they are so easy to stack! Each tote is thoroughly cleaned after each use to ensure your belongings are kept safe from germs. And, they are competitively priced at just $2.00 per tote weekly, and don’t forget that there is no need to purchase packing tape or a box cutter! Please get in touch with us to reserve yours today!