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Full-service Local Movers in Oakville

Appleby Moving & Storage Ltd. is your first-class moving company in Oakville. We offer seamless, hassle-free moving services for families and businesses. We’re family-owned and operated, providing each client with personalized, customized service that ensures belongings are delivered efficiently and safely without stress and aggravation.

As a member of the Mayflower Canada Network, we can relocate you anywhere in Canada or the world. Contact us today to learn more about our services or get a free estimate online. Our local movers will assist you with all kinds of moves in Oakville and surrounding areas.

Read our essential guide for newcomers moving to Oakville to prepare for your move.

Appleby Moving and Storage Ltd.


Appleby Moving & Storage Ltd

Serving Oakille and surrounding areas


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Our Moving Services in Oakville

  • Local moves: We offer quick and careful moving services within Oakville and nearby communities, including the Golden Horseshoe and throughout the GTA.

  • Local Residential Moves in Burlington
    Appleby Moving & Storage Ltd. is your trusted partner for moving locally in Burlington. Our local movers offer services designed to make your transition as smooth as possible. Whether you're moving to a new house, apartment, or condominium in Burlington, our experienced team will handle your belongings with care and ensure they reach their destination safely. From packing and loading to transportation and unloading, we'll take care of every detail so you can focus on settling into your new home.

  • Long-distance moves to or from Burlington
    If you're planning a long-distance move to or from Burlington, Appleby Moving & Storage Ltd. is here to help. As a member of the Mayflower Canada Network, we have the resources and expertise to coordinate your move seamlessly. Whether you're moving across the province or the country, our local movers in Oakville will ensure your belongings are packed, loaded, and transported safely to their destination. With our long-distance moving services, you can relax knowing your move is in good hands.

  • Commercial Moves in Burlington
    Relocating your business to Burlington? Appleby Moving & Storage Ltd. offers comprehensive commercial moving services to meet your needs. Whether you're moving a small office or a large corporation, our team is equipped to handle your move efficiently and professionally. We understand the importance of minimizing downtime, so we'll work with you to develop a moving plan that meets your schedule and budget. From packing and loading to transportation and unloading, we'll ensure your business is up and running in its new location in no time.

  • Packing Services
    Packing can be daunting, but Appleby Moving & Storage Ltd. is here to help. Our professional packing services ensure your belongings are meticulously packed using high-quality materials and efficient techniques. We can pack everything from fragile items and electronics to furniture and clothing, ensuring everything arrives at your new destination safely and securely.

  • Storage Services
    Whether you need temporary storage during your move or long-term storage for seasonal items, Appleby Moving & Storage Ltd. offers secure and convenient storage solutions. Our climate-controlled facilities are equipped to protect your belongings from temperature fluctuations and humidity, ensuring they remain in pristine condition. We offer flexible storage options to suit your needs and budget, allowing you to access your belongings whenever necessary.

  • Moving Services for Seniors
    Moving can be particularly challenging for seniors, often involving downsizing or transitioning to a retirement home. Appleby Moving & Storage Ltd. understands senior moves' emotional and logistical complexities. Our compassionate team provides personalized service and support, handling every aspect of the move with care and respect. We can assist with packing, unpacking, furniture disassembly and reassembly and ensure a smooth and stress-free transition to your new home.

  • Moving Services for Students
    Moving away to college or university is an exciting yet daunting experience for students. Appleby Moving & Storage Ltd. can help ease the burden by providing efficient and reliable moving services. We offer dorm room packing and unpacking services, furniture moving, and storage solutions for students who need to store their belongings between semesters. Our flexible scheduling options cater to busy student schedules, ensuring a smooth and stress-free move to their new academic environment.

Why Choose Appleby Moving & Storage Ltd

Ontario has many movers, which can be challenging when searching for a mover near you. When you partner with Appleby Moving & Storage Ltd., you choose a premium moving company in Oakville. Here’s why:

  • We’re family-owned and operated and have been in the business for four decades.

  • We offer a personalized approach, understanding that every family and business has different moving needs.

  • We offer full-service moving, from packing to delivery. We have the equipment, packing supplies, boxes and plastic wrap to pack and move your items safely.

  • As part of the Mayflower Canada Network, we can coordinate a seamless move anywhere globally.

Oakville Neighbourhoods We Serve

With a growing population of over 200,000 people and an exceptional lifestyle, Oakville attracts families, newcomers, retirees and students. Whether you’re moving across town or settling into a new home, we serve Oakville’s neighbourhoods, including:

  • West Oak Trails

  • Glen Abbey

  • River Oaks

  • College Park

  • Clearview

  • Bronte

  • Old Oakville

  • Central Oakville

  • Falgarwood

  • Ford

  • Joshua Creek

  • Morrison

  • Southwest Oakville

  • Wedgewood Creek

  • Iroquois Ridge North

  • Iroquois Ridge South

  • Westmount

  • Glenorchy

  • Eastlake

  • And more

The cost of your local move in Oakville will depend on several factors, such as the distance to your move, the number of items to be moved, and the services required. Moving costs are based on an hourly rate, including the time required to pack, load, and deliver your shipment and the labour required.  


Fill out our estimate form today for a free quote and discuss your Oakville move with our expert movers.

Truly Fabulous

“The team who moved me were truly fabulous. They were quick at packing and unpacking and were so funny and sweet, it was great having them around, they brought such a positive vibe :) “

- Trase

How Much Does Moving Cost in Oakville?

The cost for your local move in Oakville will depend on a number of factors, such as the distance of your move, the amount of items to be moved and the services required. Moving costs are based on an hourly rate, that includes the time required to pack, load and deliver your shipment and the amount of labour required. 

Fill out our estimate form today to get a free quote and discuss your Oakville move with our expert movers.

Offering Moving Advice in Oakville & Beyond: Local & Long Distance Moves

From preparing early to packing efficiently and ensuring a smooth transition to your new home, we aim to make your moving experience seamless. Let's get started on your moving journey!


  • 30-45 days before the move:

  • Create a moving binder: Keep all moving-related documents, such as quotes, contracts, and checklists, in one place.

  • Research moving companies: Get quotes from multiple companies and book your preferred company in advance.

  • Declutter: Start sorting through your belongings and donate, sell, or discard items you no longer need.

  • Notify important parties: Inform your utility companies, insurance providers, and relevant institutions of your upcoming move.

  • Begin packing: Start packing items you don't use frequently, such as labelling boxes.


  • 14-21 days before the move:

  • Change of address: Update your address with the post office, banks, subscriptions, and relevant institutions.

  • Transfer records: Arrange to transfer medical, dental, school, and veterinary records to your new location.

  • Finalize packing: Pack most of your belongings, leaving only essentials for the final days.

  • Confirm details: Double-check your moving date, time, and any specific instructions with your moving company.


  • 7 days before the move:

  • Confirm details: Double-check your moving date, time, and any specific instructions with your moving company.

  • Notify utilities: Arrange for disconnecting utilities at your current home and connection at your new one.

  • Packing supplies: Purchase or gather packing materials like boxes, tape, markers, and bubble wrap.

  • Begin packing: Start packing non-essential items, labelling boxes with contents and destination rooms.

  • Make travel arrangements: Book flights or other arrangements if you're moving long-distance.


  • One day before the move:

  • Final check: Confirm all details with your moving company and address last-minute concerns.

  • Prepare an essentials box: Pack a box with toiletries, medications, important documents, and snacks for the journey.

  • Pack personal items: For the first few days at your new home, pack a suitcase with clothing and personal items.

  • Payment and tips: Prepare payment for your moving company and consider tipping movers for their hard work.


Following this moving checklist can ensure a smoother and more organized moving process locally in Oakville or long distance.

Visit this page for a comprehensive moving checklist and more tips on making your move stress-free. We're here to help you every step of the way, whether you're moving locally to Oakville or embarking on a long-distance journey. Let's make your move a success!

Contact Your Trusted Movers in Oakville

At Appleby Moving & Storage Ltd., we can ensure your move within Ontario, across Canada or to the other side of the world goes off without a hitch. Contact us today to get an estimate for your upcoming move.

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