Choosing A Moving Company
Moving is a big ordeal that should never be taken lightly. It takes months for us to prepare everything. We have to pack up the hold house and pay to get the new one up and running in time for our arrival. One of the most difficult steps is finding a moving company that we can rely on.
Hiring a moving company is more expensive than simply renting out a truck – but in a way it can be more convenient. It helps to have someone else do all of the heavy lifting and to pack up and unload the truck. It also helps to have someone drive the truck for you so you can transport your normal car.
The problem is trying to find someone that can get the job done efficiently. There have been many disappointed customers who will have their items unloaded only to find that some of their furniture has been scratched and prized possessions broken or even stolen!
The best place to start looking for a company in your area is the yellow pages. Choose the ones that you have heard about the most and that are popular among friends and family. Try to ask people you know about their experience. Sometimes you can find reviews online.
This should help you to narrow down the list at least a little bit. From there you need to contact each company and ask them to quote you a price. Make sure that this includes all of their services and insurance policies.
Price will play a big factor and should help you to narrow down the list a little bit more. From there you need to decide on the one to use. Compare what they offer and how they treated you. Did they answer your questions? Did they become irritated with you at all? Good customer service is hard to come by and a good thing to have on your side.