Moving is not fun for anyone. From moving heavy furniture to packaging all of your belongings, it can get stressful. With over 125 years of experience in this business, we understand. Rawlinson Moving & Storage is here to make that day, and your life, much, much easier.
We have been a leading Oakville moving company since 1885, offering a wide array of residential and commercial moving and storage services. We handle any size and scope of your moving need, from the most basic to the most complex. As an agent for Allied Van Lines, we have limitless capabilities for your local, inter-provincial, cross border or international relocation.
For households, we offer a set of services so, no matter what your moving demand may be, we find a way to best facilitate the process for you. For commercial properties, Rawlinson Moving & Storage knows time is money; therefore, we pledge to be as efficient as possible with your office move.
Do not stress yourself out for one more second. All you have to do is fill out a quick quote form to find out your moving estimate and you are on your way to an easy move today. For more information on Oakville moving services, contact us today.
Why Move to Oakville
The Lakeside Town of Oakville
Oakville is located on the shore of the beautiful Lake Ontario. This suburban town is a great place to live for individuals, couples and families. The area is also home to numerous businesses and attracts tourists looking for a place to stay by one of the Great Lakes.
For anyone who loves the water and the great outdoors, there’s no better place to be than Oakville. Once you get to know the area and explore, you’ll also find there is plenty to do and see, for residents and tourists alike.
Oakville Landmarks and Historic Sites
The Oakville Lighthouse is a local landmark. For tourists and residents it’s a great place to visit, with a walking trail close to the expansive lake.
The Oakville Museum is another place of interest worth visiting. The museum is located within Erchless Estate, the former home of the founding family of Oakville. This small museum has captured the story of the family and the Oakville community. With free entry and a free guided tour, it’s a great way to get a good idea of the history of the area and the story of the community of Oakville.
If you’re looking for a park on Lake Ontario, Gairloch Gardens is the perfect place for you. With an Art Gallery at the same location, this scenic area offers the perfect day out.
If you’re interested in truly bonding with the great outdoors, Bronte Creek Provincial Park is the ideal spot for enjoying scenic walking trails and camping, perfect for a long weekend. There are even farm animals and a pool - it’s also an ideal getaway for pet owners that don’t want to leave their animals behind.
Lion’s Valley Park and Coronation Park are also great places to walk and enjoy beautiful scenery, as is Bronte Heritage Park, which is an excellent spot for seeing ducks and other birdlife – perfect for young children!
There are numerous other attractions also within and around Oakville, including The Oakville Place Shopping Centre, where you will find numerous shops to explore.
Kerr Village is located just outside of downtown Oakville and is also a popular place to shop, boasting more unusual, unique independent shops. Stores include Anista Designs, Way Cool Tattoos, Havana Castle Cigars and Accessories, and Amir’s Rug Gallery. There are also numerous restaurants and cafes to explore.
Last but not least - Cameron’s Brewing Company is a great spot for adults to visit. Take a brewery tour and enjoy some great craft beer!
The Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts always has a range of shows and performances to see, for families, couples and individuals looking for a night out. Expect everything from circus performances to music and plays!
Oakville’s Polar Bear Dip is an unusual event that draws many visitors to the area – this event involves dipping into, or watching others dip into, Lake Ontario, in chilly January.
If you’re moving to Oakville or plan to visit the area, we’re certain you’ll find plenty to do, see and explore.