Moving is a universal process which most people consider daunting. People move or relocate for different reasons, most of which are personal or work-related. It is estimated that the largest number of people who move annually do so to have an easier commute to work. As a student planning to move to or from Northwest Missouri State University, you may not be moving due to the reasons stated earlier because students move for two popular reasons; to join or to leave an institution of higher learning. Additionally, students tend to move out of the state in which they went to school in, be it high school or university, in the first five years after graduation. As you plan your move, we at A-1 Auto Transport Inc. would like to offer you our moving advice garnered over the last twenty years that we have been in business. Our company has moved thousands of folks and student just like you all over Missouri and across America with great success.
How to have a seamless student move
Moving as a student can seem challenging especially since it could be the first move you are making as an adult. However, if you follow keenly the advice we shall give you on this page, we can assure you that your move will be easier.
- Write down a moving list: It is very important to write down the items you will be moving with into or out of the university. This will help you to plan for the number of moving boxes you will need to acquire as well as other moving supplies. Furthermore, it will help you to visualize your move.
- Do not over-pack: You may be tempted to pack items that you think you will need later. Avoid this temptation by packing only what you will absolutely need. For instance, researching on the weather condition of where you are moving to will help you identify what is only necessary to pack in terms of clothes and shoes.
- Consider the services of a professional mover: Hiring a professional moving company takes all the hassle out of a move. This is because moving companies will handle your entire move in a professional way as this is what they are in business for.
Why you should hire a professional moving company
Moving is a process that should be left to the professional moving companies. Below are some of the benefits tied to hiring professional movers.
- Knowledge of the location: Professional movers have been in the moving business long enough to know the location you are planning to move to. The last thing you want on moving day is to get lost as you try to find your way to your new abode.
- Packing experience: Packing may seem like the most natural task in the world to do, until you have to disassemble furniture, or securely pack your 60” flat screen TV. Leave it to the experts and you are sure not to record any damages.
Finding the best university moving company
Not every moving company will offer you the kind of services that you need for your student move. You need to find the best university moving company and here are a few tips to get you started.
- Do your homework: Get recommendations from trustworthy people as well as from reliable internet review sites. Do as much background research on the moving company before deciding on selecting them.
- Be specific: Know exactly what kind of services you need from the moving company. Once you compile your list, you will be able to identify a mover that will offer you the specific moving solutions that you require.
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.
Our moving services
A-1 Auto Transport Inc. has a wide range of moving services which include local and international, interstate and nationwide, cross country and coast to coast moving. Additionally, we offer full service moves, access to affordable moving, furniture disassembly and reassembly, professional moving estimates, auto transport, moving storage and many other services.
Why you should make us your moving partner
We are a fully-fledged moving service provider with over twenty years of experience in the moving industry. Moreover, we are fully licensed and insured by the correct regulating authorities. Our company holds memberships with the American Moving and Storage Association as well as the ProMover. Our track record is proven as we have retained consistent ranking with the Better Business Bureau.
Make the smart choice
You can contact us today for your moving solutions and queries by calling us via 888-509-3213. Furthermore, you can reach us by filling out the form found at the top of this page.
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.