New Bedford Long Distance Moving Companies
The sixth largest city in the state of Massachusetts has over 100,000 residents. It is the busiest seaport of all the northern ports. The city’s commercial fishing sector is recognized across the continent due to the high-value fish that is netted annually. It was also regular to find whales washed along the city’s shore in the 19th century. There are many cruise ships which conduct voyages across the Atlantic Ocean while others are used for deep sea fishing. New Bedford has museums with age old collections of glassware and frozen marine life. The city is also home to renowned actor, Mark Wahlberg. Swim, fish and dive in the crystal clear waters of the Atlantic Ocean. Moving is an uphill task which needs to be handled by professionals. A-1 Auto Transport guarantees you a smooth moving experience which can be backed up by a 98% success record. We also handle auto transport.
Why hire a moving company?
- Experience: Moving companies know when the weather is extreme and the traffic congested. They know the shortcuts and have all the required moving permits. They can fit a big load in the same sized vehicle that you couldn’t. With moving companies you are sure not to get any surprises.
- Coordination: Professional movers such as A-1 Auto Transport know how different moves should progress. They combine experience and professional training which ensures a smooth process. Everyone knows their role and they execute it perfectly. The team has worked together for long and developed a close bond which enhances their productivity. They have an able management that organizes their daily activities and conducts regular follow ups.
- Time: Long distance moves are time-consuming. Without experience, you will spend too much time doing the move. Professional movers have handled thousands of moving items. They know how to pack and load much faster than your helpers. They also have advanced equipment such as trolleys.
How to choose a professional moving company
Ask relatives or friends for recommendations on the best moving company. Some may have dealt with a reputable mover; their experience will help you come to an informed opinion.
Check for moving companies from review sites like Transportreviews.com. There are thousands of customers who review the services of moving companies. Refine your search by selecting local reviews. Beware, some customers may have an agenda for/against the company. It is important to discern honest reviews from fake ones.
- Household items moving license
- Insurance type and status
- Safety rating
- Resources owned-drivers and moving vehicles
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.
For movers operating within the state of Massachusetts, use the Massachusetts Department of Public Utilities. They license all moving companies, educate the consumers about moving and deal with customer-mover disagreements.
It is important to know how pricing works when moving. Most reputable moving companies offer a 10% binding estimate for all long distance moves. Read and understand the payment policy before agreeing to any terms. Rogue movers may hold your items and demand exaggerated prices to release them.
Tips for an easy move
Hire an experienced mover depending on your type of move. For local moves it is advisable to deal with movers based in New Bedford. They know the terrain and the best tips for a smooth move.
Formulate a budget where you can use the company’s estimate as a guide. Include all items plus unforeseen situations. Check what the charge would be in case the elevator fails or the company lacks a parking spot within the vicinity.
If you lack the required packing skills, you can purchase A-1 Auto Transport’s full-service move. This includes packing, loading, unpacking and arranging your premises. Your items are very safe since they are in the hands of professionals.
A-1 Auto Transport moving services
- Apartment moves
- Office moves
- Commercial relocations
- Military moves
- Piano moves
- Pool table moves
- Storage services
- Local moves
- Senior moves
- Affordable long distance moves
Why hire A-1 Auto Transport?
We have professionally trained personnel and advanced equipment which ensures we provide incredible services with each move. Our services are continuously tested to identify any errors which we rectify immediately.
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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.