People all over the globe use professionals to transport their vehicles. Whether they’re moving, selling a bike, or going on an extended vacation, they can easily take advantage of shipping services.
This is one reason there are so many transport companies available near Ferndale. They understand the demand for transport and want to provide those in need with the proper services.
Those looking for a company to ship a motorcycle should look for motorcycle shipping services in particular. The equipment and tools needed for a motorcycle transport are different than those used on larger vehicles. You want to make sure that the transporter has the proper gear and experience. Ask the customer service representatives questions while you have them on the phone. They should be informative and helpful.
Ask These Questions before Buying Services
- Do you offer shipping services for motorcycles?
- Do you have state licensing or DOT approval?
- How long will the process of shipping take?
- Do you have insurance coverage?
- What types of haulers and equipment do you use?
- Are there tracking services?
- How much will the transport cost?
- What method of transport do you recommend for my motorcycle?
There are a number of questions you could ask the transport company before you decide to hire them for services. However, by using the Internet, you can find out the answers to most of these questions. Simply look at all the potential transport companies’ websites for more information. Any remaining questions you have for the company can be answered by their customer service representative when you call.
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.