Are you planning for your big move and looking out for a good company to implement that for you? You can easily follow some simple and organized steps, and you can come up with a solution soon. Hiring a full-service movers is not an easy task as it seems to be. You are putting all your belongings, money and most importantly your time and trust on a company. Hiring process is crucial and should be carried on in an organized way. You should know what you should look for and how things you look for are going to affect your decision on your moving day.
Here are some informative points that can help you choosing the right full-service movers.
License: As we know, the process of taking your valuables from one place to another needs to be done by a company, which holds all the needed licenses and permissions. This business involves a lot of duties which demands certain licenses as well as permissions. For example: Use of heavy commercial vehicles to transport furniture and appliances from one place to another, owning commercial vehicles, dealing with customer’s personal properties and many more.
Authentication: Even if you are told and it’s evident that the company is holding all kind of licenses, then also you should get a total background check done. Checking a company’s background is not a difficult task. You can make calls or simply visit the concerning websites. You can visit, Better Business Bureau (bbb.org) and you can mail, call or visit American Moving and Storage Association at firstname.lastname@example.org, 703-683-7410, moving.org.
Red flag for defaulters: Be sure your eyes are open to see the blurry image of blacklisted companies. Blacklisted companies are good at working in shady and deceptive way. Be sure, while choosing a moving company, you are clever than ever. Check out customer advocacy sites. Customer advocacy sites can hep you get an idea whether any consumer complaint was filed under the name of that company or not. You can also check various other tips and general information on the running moving industry. You can visit movingscam.com and ripoffreport.com.
Keeping common pointers in mind: Common pointers are those points which should always be in your mind, you can’t recall everything in the midst of your busy life. So, here’s what should always be kept in mind:
(a) Company should be in your local city, if its top ranked, then its good to go already, but if it’s not it should be experienced enough to hold the responsibilities.
(b) no hidden charges.
(c) 24/7 availability.
(d) Offered additional services: packing-unpacking, dismantling-reassembling, crating-uncrating and more.
Keep all the above written points in your mind and choosing the right full-service movers, is inevitable.