Bettendorf Long Distance Moving Companies
Bettendorf a member of the Quad Cities has a population of 35,000. It is located in the eastern most part of Iowa in Scott County. The city was named among the best American cities by CNN. It has a giant aluminum mining industry that employs thousands and generates huge revenue for development. The riverboat casinos along the Mississippi River are one of a kind. They offer quality gambling, dining and theatre performances. Bettendorf has the I-74 Bridge where you can stop and view the scenic Mississippi River at its best. The Lost Groove Lake and Wildlife Refuge have camping, picnics, hiking and biking activities. Bettendorf has clean city streets and a calm environment. Make the long distance move and try out new experiences. Choose A-1 Auto Transport for the most reliable moving and vehicle shipping services.
Why you need a professional moving company
When moving, you need to plan your finances appropriately to avoid the unanticipated costs overrunning your budget. For instance, a broken elevator will force the movers to use the stairs. This will take more time and increase the expenses since the company charges per hour.
It is advisable to ensure the building facilities and moving items are set and ready before the company arrives.
Moving companies have the highest safety standards when handling moving items. They begin by employing trained personnel that can handle the heavy lifts and work for hours without becoming inefficient. The teams work according to their packing, loading, delivery or customer service experience.
Movers also use advanced equipment such as dollies, ramps, digitized communication and real-time satellite tracking.
The items are wrapped with bubble wrap and packed in corrugated boxes. Delicate items are packed in quality boxes with anti-static peanut on the inside. This ensures the item isn’t damaged in case of heavy impact.
The items are moved in dollies and ramps to the loading vehicle. They are loaded in air cushioned carriers and strapped on the sides to prevent movement. Delicate items have separate compartments.
Movers use digitized communication to ensure all departments are in touch. The team on the ground is updated on the weather and traffic which increases their efficiency. The trucks are guided by satellite navigation to ensure they avoid dangerous roads saving on time.
A-1 Auto Transport can help you move your household goods nationwide. Call 888-509-3213 to get a free, no obligation to buy price quote on interstate moving services.
How to find the best mover in Bettendorf
Check the reviews and ratings of a moving company at Yelp and Movingscam.com. They have verified reviews from thousands of customers across the globe. The customers have useful information on how to avoid being duped by fake companies.
Avoid using brokers at all costs. They increase the cost to ensure they end up with massive profits. Establish that the person you are communicating with is an employee of the moving company.
Use the company’s USDOT carrier number at FMCSA to check whether the company has been licensed to handle household items. Also, remember to check the type and validity of the insurance the company uses.
A good track record shows ability to deliver. You can use BBB to perform background searches. They have a message board that warns customers against dealing with certain companies. Avoid companies with frequent and unresolved consumer complaints.
Simple tips for a flawless move
- Choose your desired moving company months in advance.
- Get a free estimate after the walk-through has been conducted by the company representative.
- Acquire all packing materials on time. Use org to get free quality boxes. You can also rent equipment from U-Haul at subsidized prices.
- Enlist friends to help with your move.
- Downsize your move by selling items no longer required. Donate the items to Goodwill or friends who help with your move.
- If you lack packing skills, employ a professional packing manager or use the company’s services.
- Label all the boxes along the sides for easy identification. Make holes along the sides of each box for ease in carrying.
- Pack a first night bag with toiletries, cooking essentials and
Why hire A-1 Auto Transport?
We have professionally trained our employees to handle moves according to the customer’s preference. Our staff is respectable, friendly and willing to engage you on various issues. At A-1 Auto Transport, you can design your move from scratch.
Our moving services
- Interstate moves
- Apartment relocations
- Furniture moves
- Military moves
- Office moves
- Vehicle transport
- International moves
- Affordable long distance moves
- Storage services
- Cheap Bettendorf movers
Call us now
Get in touch, fill out the form at the top of our page and get a free no-obligation quote. Call us on 1-888-509-3123 and let us provide you with a smooth move.
Written By:Joe Webster
Joe Webster began his journey in the auto transport field by attending the University of Southern California (USC), where he graduated with a Bachelor of Business Marketing.
After college, he started his career in the auto transport industry from the bottom up and has done virtually every job there is to do at A-1 Auto Transport, including but not limited to: Truck Driver, Dispatch, Sales, PR, Bookkeeping, Transport Planner, Transport Manager, International Transport Manager, Brokering, Customer Service, and Marketing. Working with his mentor Tony Taylor, Joe Webster has learned the ins and outs of this industry which is largely misunderstood.
With over 30 years experience in the industry, we've been helping people ship their vehicles, motorcycles, RV's, heavy equipment, household goods and more across the country or overseas without a hitch. Ask us anything.