Helping a Young Family With Their Big Move
When John and Gen Mcknight decided to move to a bigger house, they called on Boyd for help. Like many young families, the McKnights lead busy lives and needed a moving company that could work quickly and efficiently. Find out how Boyd helped make their move from Kanata to Richmond, Ontario as stress-free as possible.
Keeping Ottawa Moving Since 1947
From the tiniest apartment to the largest house, all homes are special. That’s why we treat each and every home move with professional care.
Here’s how we do it:
- Friendly, reliable moving teams. We haven’t missed a move in over 35 years, and our crews are bonded, expertly trained, and have security clearance.
- Peace of mind with professionally planned moves. Your consultant will walk you through the options and plan for the right size truck and crew.
- Clear, fully itemized estimates delivered upfront. There’s no obligation, and our estimates are guaranteed to be within 10% of the final invoice*.
- Clean trucks with the right moving equipment. We protect your floors and bannisters, and bring everything we need to do your move efficiently.
- Expert packing with the TLC touch. We use the right materials and the right techniques to protect your belongings every time we pack a box.
- Great reviews on Google— view them now.
- Short or long term storage in our secure, climate-controlled warehouse.
- We follow COVID-19 safety practices to keep us all safe.
Our Home Moving Services
Boyd is Ottawa’s one-stop-shop for everything you need for home moving or storage.
Local Moves in the Ottawa Area
If your new home is within 2 hours’ drive of Ottawa, you can be in your new home in one day. Learn more >
Long Distance Moves
We partner with United Van Lines to move your family across Canada or to the USA. United has the largest network in North America, and was recently named one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies. Our dispatch centre monitors your shipment to ensure your delivery times stay on track. Learn more >
An international move always has specific documentation and process requirements that vary from country to country. It’s crucial to choose a company that has solid experience with a wide variety of destinations, and is ready to guide you every step of the way.
Boyd’s experts not only prevent unnecessary headaches and delays, but we also provide answers faster thanks to our global network of partners. Learn more >
Flexible Packing Services
Choose from partial pack, full pack, and a selection of unpacking services. It’s all about what makes sense for you. Learn more >
Executive Relocation Service
If your schedule is extra busy and you’d like us to manage all aspects of your move, we can help with everything from arranging for a decorator to the setup of your Netflix account. Learn more >
DIY Shipping Containers
Need temporary storage for staging or home renovations? Our secure, weatherproof shipping containers are the perfect solution. They’re also great for people who want to pack themselves and move at their own pace. Learn more >
Questions? Read our FAQ
Find out the answers to our most common customer questions. Read our FAQ >
Move with Confidence: Move with Boyd
No matter where you’re headed, Boyd will keep you moving. We make the stress and the labour of moving disappear so you can savour the experience.
* It’s true! Your final cost will be within 10% of the initial estimate, as long as you don’t add extra items to your move.