San Rafael Long Distance Moving Companies
You want to pursue your dreams, to live in a better home, to take your children to better schools, or for a variety of other reasons, you are relocating. While moving gives us a chance to start over, it can also be stressful. A professional moving company can help make the process smooth and stress-free. A-1 Auto Transport Inc is the preferred choice for people moving to or from San Rafael, California.
We are one of the largest and most reputable worldwide shippers in the United States and have operations nationwide. A-1 Auto Transport Inc can help you with local moves in the city San Rafael, interstate moves, across the country moves, and international moves. We also offer vehicle transport services.
Tips on how to make your move easier
There are several measures you can take to make your relocation easier.
- Plan your move: A long distance move involves a lengthy process, it’s essential to have a moving plan. A good moving plan will help you to coordinate the effort and overcome many of the issues that attend the process. Start with the major goals and work down to finer details.
- Budget your moving expenses: Before you begin the process, be clear on the amount of money you are ready to spend on the task. Create a master spreadsheet to help you control your cost of moving.
- Purge: Use your moving budget to help you to determine what you must carry with you. Dispose of unnecessary goods; you can donate the sparingly used items to charity and claim a tax deduction.
- Hire a reputable moving company in San Rafael: A reliable mover has the proper tools and uses the right techniques to pack, load, and move all your belongings from moving boxes to heavy furniture. They handle the manual labor which prevents property damage and also protects you and your family from accidents and injuries.
Why you need a professional moving company
Professional moving companies are registered and regulated by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA), US Department of Transport. The statutory regulations protect you and your property while in transit. A reputable mover also enjoys economies of scale which allow them to move you fast, efficiently, and at a much lower cost than you would incur if you undertook the process yourself.
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 the best moving company
It is important to entrust your property to an established moving company.
- Find good moving companies: Search for good moving companies by asking for recommendations, checking in the phone book for moving companies, and conducting an online search. Make a shortlist of good movers.
- Check out the moving companies: Find out how long they have been in the industry and if they are members of the American Moving and Storage Association (AMSA). Visit their websites and read company reviews and customer complaints online; look for warnings. Visit their offices in San Rafael and have a look at their equipment.
- Confirm licenses and insurance: Check their USDOT numbers and the MC numbers on the regulator’s website to find out if there are legitimate.
- Cost of moving: Get written estimates from 3 to 5 moving companies. Ask for binding estimates or binding not to exceed estimates because these kinds of quotes have a cap on the moving price.
- Choose your mover: Make sure you understand the estimates and if there are additional charges. Evaluate the estimates and hire the mover that offers you the best deal.
Our moving services
We are full service moving company that plans and carries out the entire process including packing, loading, transport, temporal storage, unloading, unpacking, and furniture arrangement at your new location.
We are experts in:
- Commercial moves
- Work moves
- College moves
- Vacation moves
- International moves
- Military moves
- Auto transport
- Pet transport
- Cheap San Rafael movers
Why A-1 Auto Transport Inc?
- Expert personnel, offices, equipment, trucks, and storage facilities in all key cities and metros across the country and overseas.
- Over20 years experience in the transport industry.
- Superior moving services to any location within the United States and internationally.
- Members of American Moving and Storage Association (AMSA).
- Top rankings on review sites.
- Rock bottom rates.
Make the move Now
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.