Urbandale Long Distance Moving Companies
Urbandale is part of the Des Moines-West Des Moines Metropolitan Statistical Area. The most developed part of the city is in Polk County while the corn fields and rehabilitated coal mines are in Dallas County, Iowa. The city has 42,000 residents who are warm and welcoming to all visitors. It was ranked the 30th best city to live in America by Money Magazine. There are several banking and finance centers in the city which employ thousands. Move to Urbandale and enjoy the scintillating Saylorville Lake and Living History Farms. There are multiple recreational facilities that cater to all ages. A long distance move is stressful when handled by an inexperienced mover. Choose A-1 Auto Transport, the most experienced and equipped mover. We have the smoothest moving and vehicle relocation services.
Why you need a moving company
Dependability and efficiency
Moving companies can be relied upon to conduct a successful move. They know the more reliable they are, the more positive the customer reviews. They arrive at the agreed time well prepared for the move.
They have handled these kinds of moves before and have the necessary experience. They mitigate any unexpected eventualities to avoid delays and wastage of time.
- They have real-time satellite technology to avoid dangerous roads and use the shortest routes
- They have adequate labor to deal with all the items
- Movers have the right equipment to safely dismantle items
Using friends to help with your move will be stressful since some may not show up. Some may show up, but they will work sluggishly. They are inexperienced and hence expect frequent delays and confusion which results in inefficiency.
Moving companies have the most appropriate techniques to ensure your items are packed, loaded and delivered promptly in the safest manner.
- They use new and quality corrugated boxes which can withstand the weight of the items.
- They are professionally trained to pack and wrap items. They use padding to ensure there is no movement inside the boxes.
- They use anti-static peanuts when packing delicate items in boxes.
- The items are loaded in air cushioned carriers and strapped on the sides to prevent bumping into each other.
- They use experienced drivers. They are further assisted by real-time satellite navigation to avoid heavy traffic, extreme weather and potholes.
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 select the best mover in Urbandale
Conduct a background search with AMSA. The association registers the most reliable state to state movers. All movers are thoroughly vetted before registration. All members have a Promover logo for identification.
- The safety rating of the moving company
- Pending violations
- The company’s physical addresses
- How many drivers and moving vehicles the company owns
Use sites such as Yelp or BBB to view customer reviews and ratings. Search for customers within your locality. Any mover rated A and above by Better Business Bureau is worthwhile.
Tips for an easy move to Urbandale
After choosing the most reliable moving company, set a convenient moving date. Schedule the date during winter and autumn seasons.
- There are fewer people moving and hence the movers are less busy
- The charges are reduced
- There is availability of the best moving companies
Rent moving supplies from U-Haul. They also have a customer exchange forum where you can exchange moving supplies. Alternatively, get free moving materials at Freecycle.com.
Ensure you are 80% ready before the movers arrive. Confirm this by dismantling large furniture and dismounting electronics. Place the items close to the exit.
Use mobile packing apps for the best packing tips. It also has professional packing services from qualified personnel.
Perform tasks such as switching addresses and utilities a week before moving day. Visit your new premises before moving in and familiarize yourself with the surroundings.
Why hire A-1 Auto Transport?
We have solid remarks from Corporate Critic due to our outstanding corporate social responsibility record. We actively involve the community in our functions through scholarships, employment and housing programmes. We partner with EPA to make sure our services are in line with the Smart Way Programme.
Our moving services
- Full-service moves
- Affordable long distance moves
- Vehicle relocation
- Local moves
- Office moves
- Military moves
- Storage services
- Cheap Urbandale movers
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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.