MOVING SERVICES NEAR ME

Types of Moving Services Near Me

Below are the types of moving services near me for local and long distance moves. Some moving companies will find out if it is more cost effective to quote you for a long distance or local move. Local moves are priced by hour and long distance moves are priced by volume but that is where the similarity ends in the types of services. Learn more about moving costs and how they are configured.

Moving Services Near Me

Local Moving Services Near Me

Local moving services are generally for those moving from a home or apartment across town or to a nearby town in the same state, usually within 150 miles or so. The two major categories of local moving services are full service moving and DIY ( loading/unloading moving services).

  • Packing
  • Storage
  • Hoisting
  • Specialty Moving
  • Dis/Assembly of Furniture
  • Protection of Furniture
  • Shrink Wrap
  • Tape
  • Boxes
  • Bands
  • Straps
  • Moving Blankets
  • Dollies

Long Distance Moving Services Near Me

Long distance moving services are much more complicated than local moves. After all, these moves are not cheap! Spending an average of around $5000 for a long distance move, savvy residents understand the differences between these types of movers and which one is best for their particular move. Since covid, moving scams have skyrocketed so it is extremely to do your due diligence. Many seemingly respected moving companies filter reviews on their websites but when looking further you will find actual moving reviews that will surprise you and are usually found after a issue with your moving company. The best moving reviews are unpaid ( no yelp, hire helper, task rabbit et) instead look at reviews from porch which gives a bigger picture of your moving company. Learn more about moving company reviews.

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