Moving To Or From Portland State University
Moving is a process that most people all over the globe consider daunting, to say the least. In America, the feeling remains the same despite there being a huge number of movers every year. It is estimated that 17% of the entire population of America will move yearly! This is even more than the number of people who visit Disneyland each year, and this number is usually huge. As a student, your move to or from Portland State University should not cause you any sleepless nights. We have been in the business of moving folks all over Oregon and the rest of the country for the past over twenty years with great success. You can, therefore, rest assured that the moving tips we will give you here will be more than sufficient to give you a great moving experience.
How to move without stress
Moving as a student may seem to be overwhelming considering it could be your first move as an adult. However, with these moving tips, you can be sure to have a stress-free move.
- Early preparation: Moving requires you to be prepared well in advance before your move. Early preparation involves getting all the moving supplies you will need, preparing your moving inventory and checklist among other preparations.
- Decide how you will move: This is something that you should decide early on when you find out you are going to be moving. Make a decision on whether you will have a DIY move or a professionally assisted move. Once you make this decision, then you can proceed with other preparations.
- Get enough rest: As you get closer to your moving day, you may be tempted to spend more time preparing for your move and eat into your sleeping hours. Not only is this detrimental to your health, it will only result in you being clumsy, cranky and snappy to everyone around you.
Why you should opt for the services of a professional moving company
Using the services of a professional moving company to help you move is a brilliant way to get rid of moving stress. Here are some more reasons why you should consider hiring a professional mover.
- For peace of mind: As mentioned above, moving can be a stressful time for anyone. However, once you hire the services of a professional mover, their expertise will ensure that you do not have to worry about a single aspect concerning your move.
- It is convenient: Not only will hiring a professional mover free up your time, it will also ensure that you continue with life as you knew it before the move. You will be able to take care of other aspects of your move without a hassle too.
- They are reliable: Once you hire a moving company, you can be sure that they will show up when needed. Furthermore, they will be sure to complete all the moving tasks that you have assigned to them in your moving contract. In fact, some movers will go over and above their call of duty to ensure that you have a smooth move.
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.
How to find a professional moving company
There are lots of moving companies out there, but only one will be perfect your move. Here is how to find that one.
- Identify your moving needs: What exactly do you require from the moving company? Is it a full-service move, packing and hauling services only? Make the decision first before you start your search for a moving company.
- Call a few local companies: Using the phone book, you can locate a few local moving companies and call them up. Ask them as many questions as necessary about your move and any other moves they have handled before. Ensure that you observe how they handle you on the phone as this will definitely translate to how they will offer you their services.
Our moving services
We offer a wide range of moving services which include furniture disassembly and reassembly, full-service moves, auto transport, moving storage, access to affordable moving companies, moving labor for hire as well as other services like local, long distance, door to door, international and dorm moving services.
Why you should move with us
We are a full-service moving company with over twenty years experience in the moving industry. Furthermore, we have professional affiliations with the American Moving and Storage Association as well as the ProMover. Additionally, you can trust our services as they are accredited by the Better Business Bureau and backed by positive customer reviews.
Talk to us
You may reach us via 888-509-3213 for all your moving needs and queries or by filling out the form 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.