How To Tell That You Need Post-Moving Storage Services

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How To Tell That You Need Post-Moving Storage Services
How To Tell That You Need Post-Moving Storage Services

Telling That You Need Post-Moving Storage Services

Relocation time is not always something you can look forward to. The day you start planning is when you realize the magnanimity of the situation. You look around and wonder how on earth you are going to get all those items packed. After packing one or two moving boxes, you reckon that it may take weeks and tens of cartons. Fortunately, you have been in touch with a few top movers in town and are hopeful of closing the deal on an affordable package. However, you feel that you might need to hire storage services too. It might be that there are so many items that you still need and there isn’t enough space in the new house to accommodate all of them at the moment, not until you arrange the house and figure out where everything goes.

How then can you know that you need storage services after moving to a new city?

A setback in finalizing new house acquisition deal

Property acquisition is a complicated process that takes time to complete. After meeting with your realtor and signing the relevant documents, you might proceed to issue vacation notice. If you are the owner, the buyer may want to take possession immediately. These two situations could leave you in a dilemma. Luckily, you can resort to self-storage as the matter gets sorted.

Your house requires renovation

Pressure to move to your new home may force you to do so even though the house might be under repair. Perhaps you want to repair a leaking roof, add an extension or carry out some partitions. With such works in progress, you do not want to face the inconvenience of dust, paint or other debris falling on furniture and carpets. Besides, the repair crews need some space to move around. Under these circumstances, renting storage space would come in handy.

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.

Insufficient space

Since the day you left your parents’ house and started living independently, you have amassed many belongings. While planning how to move, you realize that the new home does not have enough space. The best option for the moment would be to keep the surplus in a safe plus. Bear in mind here that the belongings you are putting away are still in mint condition. You do not intend to dispose of them yet.

Relationship status

Personal relationships can hinder or hasten your moving plans. Personal or legal requirements may require that you separate from your mate. Under the circumstances, leaving a house you shared becomes inevitable. After moving out, you must find sustenance measures before finding a permanent place to stay. On the contrary, you could be starting a new relationship and need to move in with your partner. In both scenarios, post-moving storage services come in handy.

Wrap-up

A delay in closing a property acquisition deal, new home in need of renovation, lack of space and changes in your marital relationship are all challenges that could crop up while moving. When you find yourself in any of these situations, consider seeking the assistance of post-moving storage services. The facility takes away stress and possible disappointment as you think of a way forward.

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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.

Email me - info@a1autotransport.com

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“I am meticulous when it comes to everything. At first, I was thinking of just driving all the way to Illinois from New Jersey. A friend recommended me to go to A1 Auto Transport and told me a lot of good things about them. I refused initially because I had filed a 4 day leave just to drive and visit my mother. But things did not go well. My boss asked me to cancel my leave because a very important client asked for an urgent meeting, and the manager could not attend to it. I was hopeless and took the risk of asking help from A1. The notice was short and I forgot I needed to inform them in advance. After a couple of hours, I received a call and they told me they found a way to book me with no extra fees. I am so thankful I got to attend to my work matters. I did not get to see my mother, but the vehicle and items inside it were in perfect condition as if it was me who took care of it. I owe you guys big time! I got one huge deal from our client.”

“The plan was to ship my car from California to Utah. I went through nearly 20 quotes after using an auto shipping site which linked to a bunch of brokers. Finally, I found A1 Auto Transport, a company with its own trucks with great reviews. I was sold. Joe was very competent, gave off the impression he’d done this a million times, and it really showed throughout the transport. He listened to my request carefully, offered me several options, stayed in touch during the transport, and made sure I was happy with everything. Overall, a great company which I would definitely recommend to others!”

“I’m so glad I met you Joe!! A truly fortunate experience. Having to transport a car to Minnesota, I was stunned to see the company, who was supposed to take care of it, just vanish. I couldn’t reach them anymore, like they went bankrupt overnight. However, I was lucky enough to not pay anything, so I simply researched some more until I found A1 Auto Transport. Joe answered my call the first time and we soon agreed on a date and a quote. Unfortunately, I got caught up in work and forgot about it. The order was not confirmed, so Joe must’ve thought I changed my mind. I called him the next day and arranged for a new date. This time, I made a note on my phone and it went well. I replied to his email this time, and the driver arrived at a parking lot down the street on time, as promised. The driver was nice enough to not mention my previous mistake. He delivered my car in just 3 days. Upon careful inspection, there were no scratches or damage done to it during transport. Joe was there along with the driver and they both waited patiently until I was satisfied. Thanks!”

“A1 Auto is kind of like your favourite mom and pop pizza parlour, the one you can’t get enough of despite all the new, expensive avant-garde pizza shops that have mushroomed conspicuously across the entire neighbourhood and seem to have taken over the whole world...but not you. Because you value quality and genuine customer service, and know this business understands and works doubly hard to give you your money’s worth. I’ve been using A1 Auto Transport whenever I left California for business: they may not be the cheapest car transporters around, but the sheer professionalism, dedication, and heart they put into their work is just amazing and worth my every dime. I’m probably one of the most sceptical people you would ever meet. I’m rarely convinced when bombarded with dubious, self-congratulating ads of companies that look like they’ve spent tons of money on marketing materials just to lure your average guy in. A1 Auto Transport is the complete opposite of these companies. My car always arrived promptly on schedule, never with a hint of scratch or dirt or damage, and they keep me updated every step of the process. When you’ve found a company whose genuine care for their customers comes naturally, you stand by them no matter what. It’s the most logical thing to do.”

“A1 Auto Transport helped me move a vehicle to Iowa from Houston. I was a bit nervous, no knowing much about such services. Thanks to Joe, I was able to clear the fog a little. He answered all my questions and explained everything in a way that left no room for interpretation. The details were straightforward. I picked Sunday as the pickup date, since I wasn’t at work, and they accommodated me. The truck arrived an hour early, yet the driver patiently waited for me to arrive. He thoroughly checked my car for scratches or anything that might affect the transport then drove it onto the truck. I was given a 2 day time window during which the car was supposed to arrive in, and it got to Iowa in the evening of the first day. The trip didn’t damage it at all. Next time a friend wants to move, I’ll surely recommend A1 Auto Transport.”

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