Moving is an exciting time in the life of any individual. In fact, it seems that Americans prefer moving to visiting one of the world’s best-known amusement parks. This is shown by statistics that indicate that a whopping 46 million Americans move every year for various reasons. One of the most common reasons that people move is work related followed by the need to upgrade to a better neighborhood. Students on the other hand usually move to join or leave a university such as Stony Brook University in New York. Furthermore, student moves are more seasonal and easier to plan since they happen at around the same time. Our company has been moving students just like you all over New York and the entire country. We have a great track record spanning over twenty years.
Tips to achieving a seamless student move
Moving as student can be fraught with various challenges, most of which can be avoided. Here are a few tips to help you move seamlessly.
Plan early: Planning is really important for a seamless move. Write down each task that you need to accomplish for your move. Take a step further and assign each task a date and a deadline by which it should be complete. By moving day, all you will have to deal with is loading up the truck and hitting the road.
Budget: Moving involves a lot of spending. It is wise that you attach a cost to each task and ensure that you stay within your budget. Additionally, ensure that your costs are reasonable with some wriggle-room in case a few aspects of your move change.
Enlist some help: The thought of moving by yourself is enough to cause you sleepless nights. Ensure that you ask for help from those around you early enough. Not only should you ask for help, but be ready to assign tasks in order to make the most of the help you receive.
Benefits of enlisting professional moving help
Another great way to get help is by contracting the services of a professional moving company. Some of the benefits associated with doing this include the ones below.
Save time and energy: Professional companies will come with adequate labor to ensure that your moving tasks are completed in good time. Furthermore, when you hire moving labor, you do not have to lift a finger for any of the heavy work.
Appropriate moving equipment: Moving requires certain tools and equipment to ensure that the process is done more effectively. You may not have moving dollies and hoisting straps lying around just waiting for you to move that’s why you need to contract a moving company.
Friendly customer service: Despite how challenging the moving process gets, moving companies will continue to offer friendly service to you. Be sure that they will not have a meltdown on you no matter how intense the moving process gets.
Finding the best moving company
Here are some tips to help you find the best moving company for your student move.
Experience: A professional moving company with a long track record is more trustworthy. Experience gives the company a better grasp of moving and nothing can catch an experienced company by surprise.
Availability: Once you sign up the services of a moving company, you can count on them to be available when you need them. Be it for moving advice, packing tips or even showing up on time during moving day, you can count on them.
Past customer reviews: What past customers have to say about a moving company points at the kind of service they give. Research on customer reviews widely in order to get a clearer picture of the kind of services they offer.
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
At A1 Auto Transport Inc., we offer a wide variety of moving services. Some of these services include long distance moving, local moving, state to state moving, nationwide moving and international moving services. Furthermore, we offer packing and unpacking services, moving labor for hire, full service moves, professional estimates, free moving advices, access to affordable moving companies and auto transport as well as moving storage.
Advantages of using our moving services
We are a fully licensed and insured moving service provider with over twenty years experience in the moving industry. Our services are accredited by the Better Business Bureau, the American Moving and Storage Association together with the ProMover. Furthermore, our track record is proven and can be traced back with great customer reviews.
Make the smart move
You can reach us via 888-509-3213 for any moving queries you have as well as moving solutions to your needs. Alternatively, you can contact us 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.