When to pay movers?
Most of the local moving companies are charging for their services after the move is done. The reason for that is simple – they charge the hourly rates, so they need to calculate the time needed for your move. So prepare enough cash or have your credit/debit card ready after your move is done and they will charge you.
Can movers move in the rain?
Of course! Professional movers are qualified to move you no matter weather conditions. When it’s raining your furniture movers will make sure that your items are double protected and extra ensured not to get wet and damaged.
Will movers move alcohol?
Moving liquids or anything flammable is not the usual practise that local movers have. That is why you should double check if your preferred local moving company is going to help you with moving alcohol. Our advice is to move it yourself so you don’t jeopardize the rest of your belongings.
Why tip movers?
Whenever you are satisfied with the service in the restaurant – you tip the waiter. Why would there be any difference when movers and packers provide you with an amazing service. How much to tip the movers is up to you. You should know that you are not obligated to tip them, but it is a nice gesture for sure.
Where to find movers?
You can find movers everywhere, but the key is to find licenced and professional local movers and for that the best option is to ask someone you can trust for recommendation. If that is not possible, you will have to use the internet. Type on your search ‘movers near me’ or ‘furniture movers near me’ and start with your search. Call, read reviews and write down what they can offer.
How many movers do I need?
We believe that you know your home the best, but your local moving company has experience with different types of moves and they know how many movers are needed to perform a move safely and efficiently. You should leave this to them to answer. Multiple factors can affect the number of movers – size of your home, stairs, heavy items, packing included etc.
What movers won’t move?
This is something that depends on a moving company. If you have something unique, heavy or something that you might think is tricky to move, like china cabinets, pianos, pool tables etc. ask your movers if they can take care of it or not. Safety comes first, so if your movers recommend finding a specialized moving company for that, you should do it.
Movers who will pack for you ?
Any professional movers are trained to pack your personal belongings. Just ask your local movers when getting a quote if they can tell you how much they charge for packing assistance.
Are movers cheaper on weekdays ?
This is again, something that depends on a moving company. By default, Saturday is the busiest day when it comes to moving, so it might be more expensive. If you don’t have a fixed date, you can always ask if there is any difference between days.
When movers break something?
Licenced local movers are always insured, so in case something gets damaged during your local relocation, you should start your claim process. After investigating the case, your local movers will offer you the best solution for your problem during the move.