Cheap Movers in Kingman
We all end up moving from one home into another at some point in our life- at the very least, once. That’s why it’s so easy to find a moving company whenever you’re in need of relocation assistance. So, if you think you can’t find a reliable, cheap mover near Kingman, guess again. Finding a moving company that is dependable yet affordable is as easy as getting on the Internet. However, we want to help you find the right mover by giving you some advice from the experts before you even jump online to look for one.
Most movers prefer having at least a month or two to prepare for the move. So, try your best to schedule with a moving company a couple of months ahead of time. To find the moving company right for your relocation, there are certain characteristics you should look for in a mover. The traits that we are about to inform you of should be displayed by all movers but not every mover you find online is worthy of hiring. So it is especially important to make sure that the mover you hire displays these qualities…
- All moving companies must have their license from the state. Along with being licensed through the state comes the responsibility of carrying insurance coverage for each customer. This coverage must meet the state’s minimum requirements, at least.
- They should have other valid certifications as well as registration with the Department of Transportation.
- When you call in to speak with a rep whether it’s to ask questions or receive a free quote, the moving company’s customer service reps should be pleased to help you. They should be capable of assisting you and answering all your questions.
- Your mover should have the ability to assist your type of relocation at an affordable cost.
- They should find it easy to maintain a positive reputation over the years as proven through reviews and ratings left online by previous clients.
- Your mover should have years of experience in the industry and use only high-quality and modernized equipment, technology and materials to assist your move.
Once you have found a few moving companies with the qualities listed above, write the company’s name, number and contact information down. You may notice that not all the mover’s you’ve checked out will actually be worthy of hiring since they lack the proper qualities. Therefore, your list of potential movers shouldn’t be too long and you should find it much easier to choose the right one for the job
The Cost of Moving
The cost of moving services is pretty difficult to predetermine. In fact, most movers refuse to give out an honest quote until they have either completed the move entirely, or they have come into your Kingman home to perform an appraisal. Unless you’re hiring a flat rate or hourly mover (which sometimes cost more), you probably won’t know the exact cost of your move until it is through or you’ve been presented with the Bill of Lading. Here are a few of the things the movers will consider before your final cost is calculated…
- The length of travel between Location A and Location B
- What the weather is like and what time of year the move is to take place
- Whether or not you’re able to take advantage of any price reductions given through discounts or deals at the time
- How much gas costs per gallon at the time of the move
- How much time and labor the relocation will require
- The weight of all your things to be moved
- The services you chose to buy through the moving company
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As you can see, there is a lot that the professionals must consider as they tally up a total. Fortunately, there is a way to gauge how much money your services might cost you but it isn’t necessarily accurate. Nevertheless, it will give you somewhat of an idea so that you’re prepared for the costs.
A Little About Non-Binding Estimates
Non-binding estimates are handed out by most movers. Although they aren’t accurate representations, they are close enough to give you some perception of the actual total of your moving services. These quotes are typically handed out in one of two ways, over the phone or through an online moving service calculator. Both ways are quick and easy but over the phone, quotes tend to have slightly more accuracy and also give you the chance to ask a rep for the mover questions. An online calculator is much less personal as you are only required to fill out a form and submit it to receive a non-binding quote by email.
About A1’s Moving and Storage Solutions
Unlike a lot of other movers, A1 offers variety. We have a bunch of moving and storage solutions to offer so that anyone looking for a reliable mover regardless of the type of relocation they have, can come to us for assistance. Here are some of the affordable moving solutions, services and features we have to present…
- Residential Moving
- Commercial Moving
- Office Relocations
- Warehouse Moves
- Military Moves
- College Campus Moves
- Local Moving
- Long Distance Moving
- Overseas Relocations
- Multiple Storage Solutions
- Satellite Tracking Services
- Full Packing Services
- Car Shipping and More…
Preparing for a Move
Although most of the responsibilities involved with relocation are handed over to the movers once you’ve hired them, there are some things you will be obligated to do before the day they’re due to show up at your Kingman property for loading. By preparing for your move, you’re keeping everyone and everything safer and guaranteeing a more efficient move altogether.
- Get your home cleaned up for the movers. Don’t have anything lying around or hanging from ceilings. Make sure all hallways, stairways and doorways are clear from debris or clutter so that the movers can conduct their job without the possibility of injury or accidents occurring.
- Make sure all your stuff is packed and ready to be loaded onto the truck. This means that all boxes must be sealed and labeled.
- Make sure all kids and pets are out of the house on moving days.
- Change your address with the post office and transfer all utility service providers.
- Have somewhere for the movers to park that isn’t too far from the home’s entrance.
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.
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