Moving To Or From Western Illinois University-Quad Cities (WIU-QC)
It is an exciting process to move from one place to another. However, it takes much preparation and skill to make a successful move to any place regardless of the distance. For students moving to or from the university, many are the times when they find the entire process stressing but you can overcome such a problem if you hire a reliable moving company like A-1 Auto Transport Inc. If you do not know how to make a successful university move, this guide is for you –it contains tips on moving with ease.
How to make an easy university move
The following tips should help you get ready for your big move.
- Create a plan that you will follow throughout the moving period. The plan should outline the day of the move, what you should carry, how to move, as well as your destination.
- Start gathering your items for the move. Since you do not want to be caught up in the whole process, make sure that you have your items ready by the date of the move.
- Sort out your items based on essentials and non-essentials; this helps you move all your belongings safely because you pack them in the right containers or boxes.
- Dispose of some items. Doing so helps you reduce the load you are to carry, which is also a significant option for saving money.
- Find a moving company specializing in university moves and engage them in the process.
Benefits of engaging a professional mover in your university move
Most students tend to prefer moving to or from university by themselves in the hope that they are saving on the cost of hiring a professional mover. However, such moves are not secure or even guaranteed, which calls for engaging a qualified mover. Here are a few benefits you can enjoy from using the services of a professional mover.
- Moving with professionals offers you the assurance that your move is safe and that you will get to your destination successfully.
- Some moving companies offer full service moves implying that you do not have to worry about the entire process of moving –they will pack, load, unload, and unpack on your behalf.
- The efficiency of the move is guaranteed because you are working with experienced individuals.
- The fact that professional movers do everything for you means that you save greatly in terms of energy and time.
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 easily find the best mover
Here are a few life hacks to help you find and hire a mover you can trust with your belongings during your university move.
- Find a moving company based on referrals from members of your family and friends.
- Carry out internet searches to create a list of university moving companies.
- Consider other sources such as associations of moving companies like American Moving and Storage Association (AMSA).
- Check reviews and ratings of moving companies online. Sites such as Angie’s List and Better Business Bureau offer a great insight when it comes to reviews of businesses.
Our moving services
We have been in the moving and storage industry for a long time. We specialize in various full moving services including dormitory arrangement, loading and unloading, packing and unpacking, transportation, and moving process consultancy services. In addition, we offer secure storage services over a short and long term.
Why Choose Us?
We have earned the trust of many students from Western Illinois University –Quad Cities and other universities in the U.S.A. for the quality of services we offer. If you are not sure whether we are the right choice for your university move, here are a few of our highlights.
- Our wide variety of full services gives us a chance to serve clients with diverse moving and storage needs.
- We have many years of operation in the moving and storage industry.
- We have a team of professional and experienced movers and packers who will work with you from the start to the end to make sure that your move is successful and as easy as possible.
- We use appropriate tools and equipment ensuring that we handle and move our clients’ belongings safely.
- We are insured and licensed. This gives you a sense of security and peace of mind since we take the whole responsibility of the activities of the moving process.
Let experts move you
We have enough experience moving students around Quad Cities and other parts of the world successfully. Get in touch with us on 888-509-3213 and fill out the form available at the top of this page and we will get back to discuss further details about the moving process.
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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