There comes a time when need a new place to settle in and leave the past behind. And when this time comes we will need to have a good company that offers the best moving packing services. But how can you find such a company? How can you be sure the moving company that you will get will take care of your belongings to your new humble dwelling? This can be troublesome but we are here to help you out.
Here are some tips to help you on your moving journey:
Referrals are nice.
You can ask your friends, locals, coworkers or real estate agents in looking for a moving company that can provide good moving packing services. Their experience will definitely be the living testimony of the service they got. Don’t get lured in by the advertisements by the big companies on TV. Legitimate movers have regulations that they need to follow, so try avoid suspicious websites that offers to find you a mover. The best one to have is the one that checks all your closets before giving out an estimate.
Screen your candidates.
Once you have your list of possible movers, the next step is to check their background. You can do a quick search online and do a thorough check later. You can check with the Better Business Bureau and the American Moving and Storage Association if they are legitimate movers or not. You can also check with some consumer-advocacy sites that have a list of companies that have a history of customer complaints. You don’t want your things getting lost in the way right?
If you call them, they should come.
Have at least four of your potential movers to do an in-home estimate. Ask them if they give out written binding estimates. If you are lucky, you can also try to get a binding not-to-exceed estimate. This will give you a peace of mind of what you will need to pay. You may also check if your state requires or forbids movers on giving out binding estimates.
Show them everything you have.
In order for you to get the most accurate estimate, you need to show them all things that need to be packed and moved. Show them your backyard, your attic, your basement, and everything in between.
Make your move hassle-free by planning everything out. Planning is the best way to make sure your things gets moved safely to your new home.