There are lots of different ways to go about moving from one place to another. You can do it on your own, but that can end up being more expensive than you realized, and since you’re probably not a Professional Trained Mover, you’re likely to damage some of your cargo in the process.
That’s why hiring a world-class moving company is the best option for most people. But finding the right moving company isn’t always so straight-forward. You need a reliable moving company with a proven track record, and unfortunately, not all moving companies are created equal.
How do you find the best movers? Glad you asked…
All great moving companies have references. Talk to your family, friends, co-workers, etc, and many of them will likely tell you about their experiences, both positive and negative, with various moving companies.
If you trust someone, trust what they say about any moving company. After all, you’re going to need to trust your movers for a stress-free moving experience.
Check For Online Reviews
Great companies have great reviews, and they won’t be afraid to make them as visible as possible. Here at Tristate, we display our Google reviews on every single page of our website!
When You Find A Company, Get An Estimate
Any good moving company should be able to provide you with two types of estimates: a ball-park estimate and a precise estimate.
A ball-park estimate is a general estimate based on the information you give them over the phone or online. A more precise estimate will involve the moving company weighing your items, calculating your precise shipping costs, and telling you exactly how much your move will cost. If they don’t promise to stick to this estimate, look elsewhere.