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Why choose Hercules Moving Company?

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Besides the standard coverage we do provide the Replacement Value Protection plan for our clients. The charge is dependent on the value of the items to be moved. Hercules Moving Company is 100% Bonded & Insured.
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Packing Materials

Every single move includes the protection via Heavy Duty Moving Blankets & Stretch Wrap. However, we also carry great variety of materials, virtually for any piece of furniture. At the same time we offer custom crating/packaging solution.
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Free On-site Estimate

We understand that you might not have time, or your property is too large for the phone conversation. We provide both Physical & Virtual on-site estimates, for your convenience.
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We tend to provide as much accurate estimates as possible. At the same time we will inform you on potential charges that might happen in certain situations. If you have a question, just give us a call at (844) 462-6683.
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Dedicated Coordinator

When you become our client, you become part of our family! Every client assigned a moving concierge, anything you need from charges explanation to organizing the supplies delivery or debris removal, just inquire your moving coordinator.
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Assembly / Disassembly

We know how hefty and hard could be the moving day, and dismantling and assembling the furniture not the pleasant things to do when you are tired. We have you covered, and can put all furniture together quick & with no damage.
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Moving from Toronto to Halifax

If you are getting weary of living a busy, run around life presented by Toronto, and are looking to begin a more laid-back life, or simply a change of scenery then moving from Toronto to Halifax may be the choice for you. However, relocating to Halifax can take a lot of time and effort, this is where a reliable Toronto to Halifax moving company can make the transition easier on you.

Likely the cheapest and fastest way (if you have only one suitcase) to get from Toronto to Halifax is take a flight, which will cost about $160 per person. The other option is a 17 hr. car trip that covers 1, 791 km between Toronto and Halifax.

Either way you are looking at a long trip ahead of you, which is why before packing your belongings, and moving to Halifax, you should carefully consider the pros and cons of both cities. The reason someone may choose to move to Halifax can be very different for every person, so let's take a minute to find out why others like living and working in Halifax.

Moving from Toronto to Halifax
When moving from Toronto to Halifax you'll find many great places to live in.

Living in Halifax

Halifax is the capital city of Nova Scotia and boasts a population of 390,000. The pros and cons of living in Halifax can easily be considered in relation to your personal preferences.  Halifax is home to a large population of young people, and is steeped in culture and history. The city is much smaller than Toronto, and consequently much more laid back. However, Halifax does have one of the highest numbers of bars per capita in all of Canada, with a lot of live music all nights of the week to liven things up. Haligonians (those born, or residing in Halifax) are also renowned across Canada for their warm and welcoming hospitality. Thus, it isn't difficult to understand why living in Halifax would be a great experience for almost anyone.

Halifax is also a hub of post-secondary education; it is estimated that 81 out of 1000 residents of Halifax are post-secondary students. This is because the city has many great institutions for those with an appetite for learning, universities, and colleges like Dalhousie University, Mount Saint Vincent University, University of King's College, Mount Saint Vincent University, NSCAD University and Technical University of Nova Scotia. As a result, there is a growing population of young people who are the creative and entrepreneurial spirits of the city, with lots artistic communities and small, innovative businesses. Another great advantage of moving to Halifax is taking advantage of cheaper housing prices. While the average housing price in Toronto for July of 2017 was $746,000, in Halifax it was only $300,000. If you're looking to rent instead of buy, finding an apartment or condo for rent in Halifax is also easy and affordable.

Opportunities and salary in Halifax

When Moving from Toronto to Halifax, you'll be moving to a large and busy harbor city on the magnificent Atlantic Ocean. But you will also be moving to a city with plenty of professional opportunities in fields such as government services, agriculture, fishing, mining, forestry and natural gas extraction. Moving to Halifax offers a wide variety of career opportunities and well-paying jobs. According to payscale.com approximate yearly salaries in Halifax are as follows:

  • Software developer - $58,000
  • Administrative Assistant - $35,000
  • Office Manager - $40,000
  • Retail Manager - $44,500
  • Accountant - $46,800

Moving for Real Estate

Have you always dreamt of owning your own house, but never been able to afford it because of the exuberant cost of real-estate in Toronto? Then you might want to consider Moving to Halifax. The average price of a house in Halifax is less than half of that in Toronto. Additionally, moving from Toronto to greatest Halifax will only result in a small decrease in your income, plus Halifax just happens to be the economic center of Atlantic Canada. Average income in Halifax is only about 15% lower, which means you'll earn a little less, but you'll be able to do a lot more with the money. The salary difference between Toronto and Halifax will not impact your lifestyle either, as the general cost of living in Halifax is much lower than in Toronto.

Moving to Halifax offers plenty of peaceful and scenic suburban and exurban neighborhoods to choose from, such as Bedford, Clayton Park, Dartmouth, Fall River, Halifax-Mainland, Halifax-Peninsula, Kingswood/Hammond Plains, Sackville, Timberlea and much more. These neighborhoods include strong communities, and offer high-quality residential options between which residents can easily commute to work, shopping, or entertainment in the urban center. Spring Garden is an excellent example which offers a bespoke high-quality neighborhood just outside of urban Halifax.

Halifax's urban core houses some landmarks and buildings with historic significance.  The downtown office towers are overlooked by a fortress known locally as Fort George and are famous for the Halifax Town Clock. Several of neighborhoods are known for their grand Victorian houses, and notable unique features such as the Halifax Porch. If you love culture, history, scenic parks, and the ocean you should definitely consider moving from Toronto to Halifax.

Moving to Halifax

Moving from Toronto to Halifax is beginning to sound more and more like an excellent idea, isn't it? After choosing your ideal home in a great neighborhood, Toronto Halifax movers will help to get your things moved to your new home. Every good Toronto to Halifax moving company takes great care to make your moving experience as easy and enjoyable as possible. The cost of moving from Toronto to Halifax will be made up for by the increased quality of living in your new home in the capital of Nova Scotia. Moving to Halifax is an excellent lifestyle choice. You'll get better value for your income and enjoy a more laid back life. Are you moving to Halifax yet?

And don't forget to get discount when moving piano with Hercules Piano Movers who is the best piano moving company, this is indeed one of the best experienced Halifax moving companies, that can move all your belongings across Canada professionally.

Best of luck with moving from Toronto to Halifax!

How We Work

We could have wrote 100 beautiful words here - but instead take a look on how we move below
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Furniture Protection

Hercules goes the extra mile to ensure that all of your most valuable art is protected. Expert wrapping and packaging methods start the highest quality moving & packing materials. Our mover training program ensures that every team has an expert who can safely pack any item so it arrives in the same condition it left.

Hercules can build custom measured crates and containers to meet your specific long distance shipping needs. If you are moving, and have a taxidermy collection, the experts at HMC can help. Our crateless system is effective for securing any type or size of trophy.

To avoid damage to fragile items during a long-distance move to your new residence, office or storage unit Hercules will use all the right materials and implement the proper packing techniques for maximum protection.

With the right training and proper equipment, your furniture will be handled safely in any situation.

Not all furniture is the same size. Hercules uses various materials to prepare furniture for moving: moving blankets, cardboard, bubble wrap, or alligator wrap. HMC movers and packers will pack your furniture the right way.

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What Clients say About Us

Stephanie Thorbahn Myles

Huge shoutout to the 4 men that moved our family this week. After working a long night before on another move these guys came and never stopped. Everything that was not in boxes they wrapped in furniture pads, plastic wrap and packing tape. They later pads all over our new hardwood floors and put all the furniture back together. Great pricing. Thank you Hercules!

Justin James

The guys over at Hercules Moving Company came highly recommended and they did not disappoint!Their meticulous attention to detail in wrapping every piece of furniture did not come at the cost of time, they were still highly efficient and very hard working. Managment were very friendly and made the whole moving experience stress free.The next time I move I will definitely be choosing Hercules Moving Company and so should you!!

RaisingtheRoof

Hercules Movers were great to deal with and very professional. They were on time with very friendly movers who even called to update us on their departure and arrival. We had a great experience with these Oshawa movers and recommend them to everyone.

Jen T. M.

Professional and hardworking. I’ve used them many times and would highly recommend for storage Toronto services and moving services! They’re the best in Toronto.

Melcout

Very pleasant movers. Worked diligently without a break from 10 to 3. Would definitely recommend them.

Elena K.

Best moving company I ever used. Reliable and very efficient. Worry free service. I definitely recommend them to my friends and colleagues.

Tanin A.

Very satisfied with the moving job. Work was done professionally and in a timely manner. Thanks to the professional North York movers who helped us move our piano in - 20 degree weather!

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Storage Service

We have our own network of secure and climate-controlled storage facilities all around the country.

We could provide with Short or a Long-term Storage, in the case your destination property is not ready yet for a move-in.

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Frequently Asked Questions

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How to Pack for a Move?
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How to Pack a Kitchen for Moving?
One of the biggest challenges when packing a home for moving is self-discipline and not getting overwhelmed. Packing the kitchen for moving is not an easy job, the number of items is almost uncountable. It is easy to lose track, give up or go with the flow when wondering how to pack kitchen stuff for moving. Hercules is ready to share with you our professional packing tips and moving tricks to help you in your journey.
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How to Pack Shoes for Moving?
Moving house is quite a large-scale event. Even if we simply consider moving things from one apartment to another within the same neighbourhood. How to properly pack shoes when moving, so you do not have to buy new ones? Hercules specialists know the answer.
How to Pack China for Moving?
How to Pack Dishes for Moving?
Plates must be adequately and securely packed, stacked and secured so nothing can break or be damaged during the move. Realistically, the best solution to save time and nerves - trusting this work to professional movers with sufficient experience.
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How to Pack Books for Moving?
Packing a house for a move is not that scary, although, some say that moving is tantamount to a fire. Sometimes the chaos and disorder that arise inside the rooms are frightening.
How to Pack Folded clothes for Moving?
How to Pack Folded Clothes for Moving?
Packing clothes for moving is never an easy task. Gathering all the clothes, sorting them out, and finally arranging them so you can find them again at your new place can cause a loss of a thousand nerve cells. Hercules prepared a guide on how to pack clothes so they don’t wrinkle during the move.
How to pack Hanging Clothing for Moving
How to Pack Hanging Clothes for Moving?
After familiarizing ourselves with the nuances of packing clothes for moving, we are ready to dive into an equally important topic - how to pack clothes on hangers for moving. There are several aspects that will be covered to identify the easiest way to pack and move hanging clothes.
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