Calgary Local Moving

Calgary Local Moving

Matco Moving Solutions is a top-rated local moving service provider in Calgary. Since 1966, we’ve been moving Calgarians throughout YYC’s vibrant neighborhoods with some of the best people in the industry. Our Calgary local moving teams are fueled with passion, skills and the right equipment to make your next local move a complete breeze.

Custom Local Moving in Calgary, Alberta

We understand that every move is unique and that a one-size service doesn’t work. Whether you’re moving into an apartment in downtown Calgary or moving into a new house in Cochrane, Matco has a complete line of customizable local moving services to choose from.

Matco’s Custom Local Moving Services in Calgary include:

  • Free virtual or in-home surveys
  • Accurate and detailed local quotes
  • A personal move coordinator
  • Professional packing & crating options
  • New or used moving boxes and materials
  • Furniture dismantling of beds, tables & other large furniture pieces
  • Piano moving
  • Pad wrapping of your furniture
  • Loading items onto moving truck
  • Moving of furniture internally within your home
  • Transportation & logistics
  • In-home delivery and reassembly of all previously dismantled furniture
  • Unpacking & box removal at destination

Matco’s Local Moving Process in Calgary

No move is the same. There are specific details, requirements and timelines involved in every move. Here is a quick snapshot of our local moving process:

1. Estimating Your Calgary Move

At Matco Calgary, we strive to provide accurate quotes to avoid any unnecessary surprises throughout the moving process. That is why we offer free virtual (video) or in-home surveys. Our team of estimators will need to see the size of your home, what items you want to move and the review types of local moving services you require.

2. Planning for a Local Move in Calgary

Once our team has obtained a list of items you’re moving and the total weight, we will provide you with a quote. From here, we’ll start looking at potential service dates and provide you with any additional steps you must take.

3. Packing

Our local Calgary team offers a variety of packing options. Full packing services where we pack your entire household all the way to partial packing services where we only pack fragile items. Or if you’re feeling up to the task, we can supply you with a variety of new or gently used moving boxes.

4. Moving (Loading) Day

On moving day, our Calgary Local Movers will arrive at your home with the truck filled with equipment and materials for your move. Our team will protect all your furniture with pads and disassemble any large items that won’t fit through a standard doorway.

5. Transporting Your Belongings in Calgary

Once your belongings are loaded onto the moving truck, we’ll transport them safely to your new home. The transportation time will depend on the distance between your old home and your new home. Need a little extra time before your belongings deliver? No worries. We also offer a variety of local storage options.

6. In-Home Local Delivery

Once the truck filled with your belongings arrives, our Calgary Local Movers will unload all your furniture and boxes into your new home and assemble any furniture items we disassembled.

7. Unpacking & Box Removal

Matco’s Local Calgary Movers offer a full or partial unpacking service. We understand you decide where to place your belongings, that’s why our unpacking service is designed to only place items on tabletops and surfaces so you can organize accordingly.

Calgary Local Storage Services

Are your moving dates not lining up? Don’t sweat it. Matco offers a variety of storage solutions. From daily storage on the moving truck, to weeks, months or even years within our secure warehouses, we have a storage solution for you.

Calgary Local Moving FAQs

Are local moves in Calgary quoted by the hour?

A local move in Calgary is typically estimated based on the size of the move (total weight), the accessibility of your residence at origin and destination, and the number of trucks and labour required to properly service your move. Once determined, we would provide you with an hourly rate and how many hours we estimate it will take to complete your move.

Can I hire Matco to move furniture within my home?

You bet. Matco’s local movers in Calgary are trained to safely move household items within apartments, condos and houses of all sizes.

Will Matco Calgary move my home gym equipment?

Matco’s local moving teams can move gym equipment like barbells, benches, weight racks, treadmills, ellipticals and more. Any full-sized gyms, workout machines or equipment that requires disassembly, can be serviced directly through Matco’s third-party service partners.

How do I safely pack my TV without the original box?

Matco sells high-quality universal TV box kits for TVs ranging from 24” to 85”. Not feeling up to the task? One of our trained local movers in Calgary can ensure your TV is safely packed for transport.