|Moving is never a task anyone
looks forward to. By using the services of Professional Movers, you can
focus on all the other details that need attending to when moving yourself and
family. Whether you are moving locally or long distance, the cost of
hiring a Professional mover is well worth it (and may be Tax deductible if the
move is part of a job search/relocation). Additionally any reputable
Professional Mover is insured against any damage that may occur to your
possessions during the move, this coverage is often not available when you
choose to "Do it yourself". When hiring a Professional Mover in your
area, always get at least 3 quotes.
Moving can be a stressful time especially if you are moving to another
state. One of the most challenging aspects of moving can be choosing a
moving company. Since most of us don’t move very often we have little
experience in this area. The information below may help give you an
edge on this aspect of your move.
When choosing a
moving company, try to get an estimate from several companies at the
same time. In a long distance move, the charge is usually determined
by the weight of your household items and the distance you are moving.
Therefore, it is imperative that you give the mover an accurate account
of everything he will be moving.
There are a couple
of different kinds of estimates so you should make sure you know what
kind you are getting. A “Non Binding” estimate is basically just a best
guess. It may actually end up costing more or less depending on the
final weight of your household. A “Binding” estimate is binding and you
will be expected to pay that amount whether your goods weigh more or
less. You can also get a “Not To Exceed” estimate in which you will
never pay more than the binding price, but you may pay less if your
items end up weighing less than the estimate. When you are comparing
estimates from different movers, it is best to compare the same type of
Find a Mover for a Local or Long Distance Move
Magic offers assist in finding either local
or long distance movers. Just
enter some basic
information and receive up to 4 quotes within 24 hours.