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What to Pack Last

Some items may appear obvious to pack last – medications, toiletries, the bedding you’ve just slept on. But what about things like cleaning supplies? A small toolkit? Snacks? You’ll want to do some cleaning after the movers have cleared everything out. And you’ll want to have access to all those

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Packing Tips for Book Lovers

These cold winter nights are the perfect time to cuddle up and spend the evening reading. If this sounds enticing to you, you’re probably a book lover. E-books are all right, and great for travelling, but nothing compares to a real book, with crisp pages for turning and restful, easy

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Settling into a New Home This Fall

Settling into a new home this fall? Ensure you’re not overlooking important tasks while focusing on the more exciting work of unpacking all your boxes and making your new place feel like home. Some of the items on our list are specific to the fall season, and others are not!

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How to Make your New Home Feel Homey

How to Make your New Home Feel Homey

The best thing about being home is feeling at home. Home is where you can relax and be yourself, where you feel comfortable and safe. When you move to a new place, you might feel out of sorts at first, because your new place, no matter how nice, doesn’t feel

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Jay's and Atlas Canada

Jay’s became an agent for Atlas Van Lines in 1970. This means that for more than 50 years, we have built a mutual respect with this esteemed company. This association with Atlas is one of our most valued business relationships and we are proud to be part of the Atlas

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Our Cartons Explained

Our boxes are available in various sizes – each designed to hold a specific volume. Two-cubic foot boxes are best for heavier items like books. Boxes that hold 4 cubic feet are great for packing things like toys or pots & pans; and 5 cubes are perfect for bulkier items

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