Moving Checklist: Do’s and Don’ts on Staying Cool During a Big Move
This Okanagan heat can stifle even the coolest customer! Don’t sweat it. Use our moving checklist of 5 things to do and 5 things not to do when moving in the middle of summer.
What’s the Difference Between a Residential and Commercial Move?
Who, What, When. Amount of boxes needed. We crunch the numbers so you can be prepared when hiring either residential or commercial movers
Moving Tips and Tricks for a Smooth Move with Your New Family
New baby? Moving house? Use these moving tips and tricks to manage your possessions and any hiccups that may arise. Hint: taking a break and burping the baby always helps ;)
Packers and Movers: Top 12 Most Fragile Items in Your Home and How to Pack Them
From porcelain to pianos, our packers and movers offer a “non”-crash course on how to pack the Top 12 most fragile items in your home.
Moving Checklist: Essentials to Have in Your New Home
New roof over your head? Take a look at our moving checklist and deck your halls, walls and rooms with these essential household items.
How Do Moving Companies Take Care of Your Belongings
Read how moving companies, such as Bekins Kelowna, use specialized equipment, packing materials, and methods to keep your belongings safe.
Frequently Asked Questions
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What type of payment options do you offer for your moving services?
When will the crews arrive on packing and/or moving day?
Bekins dispatch will call and/or email you your Bekins Moving crew's arrival time three (3) business days before the service date(s).
Do you supply packing materials and boxes?
Yes, for a price, we can provide materials and boxes. Bekins Kelowna carries a complete line of high-quality, competitively priced packing supplies, including specialty packing cartons for mirrors, TVs, and more. Contact us if you have additional questions.
Do you bring pads/blankets to protect the furniture?
Any items that are not packed into cartons may be wrapped in furniture pads/blankets by our professional moving staff to ensure they are protected.
Do you protect my floors?
Before our professional moving crew provides any packing and/or moving services, the floors will be protected with floor runners.
Will you move my plants?
As we do not accept liability for damage to your plants, we ask that you move all houseplants yourself.
What should I do if something is damaged or lost during my move?
Take pictures and document the damage on the work order with your Bekins’ crew leader. Please also notify Bekins’ head office of the damage once your move has been completed.
Will you move our liquids and/or alcohol?
Liquids can freeze and/or explode due to temperature and should be moved by yourself. Bekins Moving & Storage Kelowna does not accept any liability for liquids damaged in any way or for any damage caused by your liquids to other items.