Cheap Movers in Dothan
No matter the type of move or how much distance there is between your home in Dothan and the other location, there is a lot that goes into the moving process. For an inexpensive, promising move there is a lot that needs attention and if you’re not careful, the cost of your move can easily get out of control. Fortunately, the stress and extra expenses can easily be avoided. Hire an experienced moving company to avoid the risks and pitfalls that come with relocations that aren’t cared for by qualified relocation handlers.
The skilled men and women working for movers are trained, capable individuals with a proven track record of successful relocations under their belts- or at least this is the case at A1. Our movers are some of the greatest in the industry and that’s why we provide them with the proper tools and technology to oversee every move with caution and precision. They will do everything they can to assure the safe removal and transport of your belongings.
Hiring Professional Movers
Before you start searching for the best Alabama moving company to assist your relocation, it’s good to know how you can benefit from hiring the right mover. The advantages that come with hiring a mover may seem endless to some and we could definitely go on forever. However, we’d like to provide you with just a few of the greatest advantages…
- When you compare the rates of several moving companies, you will find that most movers are reasonably priced and affordable.
- The professionals will take care of everything involved in the relocation. In fact, if you purchase full packing or full moving services, you will hardly have to lift a finger.
- There are relocation solutions that actually increase your moving plan’s priority so that it is carried out faster.
- Your property will be protected by insurance coverage. Every state sets the minimum insurance requirements for their licensed movers. Since this is partial coverage, ask the movers if they offer supplementary plans with further protection so that the full value of your belongings is covered.
- Don’t strain your back! The movers are highly qualified and trained to lift and conduct laborious tasks.
- You will have the time to complete other tasks and focus on other matters involving the relocation.
- The movers are trained to manage your furnishings and property, regardless of what they might be. They can calculate the space needed and make better judgments during the loading and unloading processes.
- They will pack according to their standards and even disassemble and assemble any furniture or large mechanisms if unavoidable.
A-1 Auto Transport, Inc. 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.
Searching for the Right Mover
Get online to search for “cheap movers nearby.” A list of moving companies will appear in seconds. Look through your options and the websites of those that interest you. Take notes and look into their services, rates, credentials and contact information.
Aside from cheap rates, what should you look for? You should also be searching for qualities that validate the success of the moving company. Every mover should be licensed, insured, experienced and well-known for their services. You can find this information on the movers’ websites or when you call in for a quote. Although quotes given over the phone or an online calculator aren’t totally accurate, they are a simple, quick tool to use when comparing the movers you are considering.
Don’t be astonished if you the moving agency asks to send their agents to your Dothan home for an inspection of the property. The amount of items, floors, rooms and other details of your home will affect the cost of your relocation services through professionals. The movers will need to assess everything before calculating your final bill.
The Cost of Moving
If you want to find the best deal around, it’s important to compare several estimates. There is a lot that will affect the cost of your move so the mover can only give you a rough estimate initially. The weight of your belongings is a huge determination in your final bill. The weight of your things is calculated after they’re loaded onto the truck, therefore most movers prefer to perform an evaluation of your home before they give you a more honest quote for their services.
How far the movers must travel also affects the cost of your relocation services. The current gas prices are also to be taken into consideration by the movers. If you purchase extra insurance coverage, you can expect your bill to be slightly higher as well, but it is most definitely in your best interest to have full coverage.
You can greatly reduce the costs of your moving services by decreasing the amount of things to move. Throw away old or broken items and sell other items that may find use in another household. If time allows, holding a garage sale is a wonderful way to earn some quick cash before the relocation. Otherwise, sell your things online or give them to charity.
About A1’s Moving and Storage Solutions
A1 has a vast assortment of moving and storage solutions. Due to our access to all the right equipment and technology, as well as our experience in the industry, it’s easy for us to tend to all types of moves. Below, you’ll find a list of services we offer to those looking for the best relocation assistance around...
- Commercial and Office Relocations
- Apartment and House Moving
- Military Relocations
- Door to Door Delivery
- Full Service Packing
- Packing Supplies and Materials for Sale
- Heavy and Specialized Furniture Moving
- Auto Transport Services
- Full Moving Services
- Student Moves
- High Priority Services
- Long Distance Moving
- International Moving
- Local Moving
Preparing for a Move
Preparing for your move in advance is the most profound act you can do to keep the cost of your move inexpensive and as simplified as much as possible. The more prepped and coordinated you are, the happier you and your movers will be throughout the process. Right away, write out your list of things to complete before the handlers for the moving company show at your door for loading.
Begin packing your belongings up section by section. Start packing in the room that is used the least in your home. Pack your goods with the right materials and wrap all glassware and fragile items before putting them into crates and boxes. Mark all your goods for identification and keep a list of inventory. Have your home cleaned up after everything is readily packed. Cleaning your home and making sure there isn’t any clutter around will protect everyone moving in and out of the house.
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.