Many students find the moving process quite challenging. This is attributable to the lack of proper preparation despite them having to move occasionally when schools open and close. However, moving from one residence to the other can be quite exciting especially if you have the right support system. Hiring a professional moving company gives you the support that you need for a seamless move. For a stress-free move to or from the Ohio State University located at Marion, Ohio, read this article for a few insights into what is required of you while preparing for a university move.
Easy university move: what you need to know
Making a university move is not about waking up and making a move – it is about thorough preparations. Here are a few activities that you need to know and undertake for a stress-free move.
- Planning: Set an exact day of the move and make sure that it does not inconvenience you in any way.
- Carry essential items only: you do not need to carry everything, but only the items that are essential to you. This ensures that you minimize your cost by reducing the space you need.
- Pack up early: find quality supplies for all your belongings and ensure that you start the packing process about a month to the day of the move.
- Hire a mover: It is not easy to make a successful move and for this reason, you need to hire the services of a qualified moving company to offer you the necessary assistance.
Reasons why you need of a professional mover’s assistance in your university moves
Perhaps you are planning to make a move on your own because you do not see the worth of a moving company. Here are a few reasons for hiring a professional moving company such as A-1 Auto Transport Inc:
- You shift the responsibility of the entire move to the company ensuring that you have fewer aspects to worry about.
- The moving company has skills and experience needed to succeed in executing any size of a university move.
- Hiring a mover gives you a sense of security given that such companies have the appropriate resources to handle your resources safely.
- With a professional moving company, you can rest assured of a peaceful move because such companies have insurance covers to cater for any compensation in case of need.
- With the expertise of a well-trained moving crew, you will be assured of effective forms of assistance for an effortless move.
Tricks to finding the appropriate moving company
Most students find it challenging to look for and choose the best moving company for their moves because they do not know where to look, how to look, as well as what to consider when searching for the appropriate company. Here are a few tricks to help you out of this predicament:
- Reliable sources to find moving companies include online, offline, and government offices.
- One great example of a reliable resource for moving companies is the Department of Transportation.
- Review and listing websites like Better Business Bureau, moving.com, Angie’s list, and yelp will offer you trusted insights on moving companies.
- Offline sources of information on moving companies include yellow pages, local government offices, the library, and recommendations from friends, family and schoolmates.
- For the best mover, focus on its compliance with the industry’s regulations and standards (insurance and license), reviews and ratings, experience, services, area of operation, and your budget.
We are a full-service university mover specializing in a number of services such as vehicle transportation, student dorm arrangement, packing and unpacking, storage solutions, loading and offloading, and advisory services. We engage in interstate and intrastate moves.
Why choose us?
The following are some of the reasons why you should choose us for your next move:
- We have enough experience moving students successfully across the country.
- Our moving crew is trained and experienced enough to offer you a stress-free move.
- We are insured, licensed and bonded, giving you the assurance that you are dealing with a reliable mover.
- Our facilities feature advanced technology for the safety of our clients’ belongings.
- We have enough resources to help you move to or from any part of the country successfully.
We have been in the business of moving students across the country for many years and this has equipped us with the necessary experience to execute a successful move regardless of the distance. Talk to us any time on 888-509-3213 for an effortless move and remember to fill 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.
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