Whether you are moving a residence or a business, your time equals money! If you are a busy individual, you may not have the time or the ability to move your belongings to your new place. Many people think that hiring movers is expensive but it all depends on how you look at it. If you do not have the time to properly pack your things and/or you do not have access to a truck big enough to move your belongings, then hiring professional movers can save you both time and money.
By the time you add up the cost of renting a truck, purchasing the packing materials, and packing/loading all of your things, will you really save money? Even more so, do you really have the experience to move all of your things without causing any damage to them? It seems whenever you move your own household, it is inevitable that at least one or two things will get broken. When you hire professional movers, you can count on everything making to its destination safely. Just make sure you choose the right moving company!
A full service moving company can do everything for you, from supplying all the moving materials that are necessary to move your belongings, to packing and loading them all into the moving truck. Outstanding moving companies will do more than provide movers; they can also provide someone to come in and professionally clean your carpets after you have moved out. Once you are moved to the new place, they can also unload and unpack all of your belongings for you, while taking away the moving boxes. This means that other than finding a new place to live, you will not need to do a thing for your move.
This can be a huge stress off of your shoulders if you are a business man or simply work a lot of hours. Not only will you not have to worry about your items making it to your new residence safely, but the professional movers will also take the time to inventory everything to ensure that it all makes it to its destination safely. Therefore, you will not need to worry about your valuables ending up missing. In addition, professional movers will meticulously check for existing damage so everyone will know if damage occurred during shipping and who is responsible.
However, keep in mind that damage can still occur even if you are having professional movers do the work for you. But, because all moving companies are bonded and insured, you can rest comfortably in the knowledge that if damage occurs to your belongings when they are in the hands of the moving company, that you will be promptly and adequately compensated for the damages you have incurred.
So, now that you know you have control over the entire moving process, would you rather pack/unpack your own boxes? Whatever your answer, let your moving company know that is your preference. You can be a part of the process from beginning to start, or you can simply trust the professionals to do their job while you do yours.
If you live in the Seattle area, we at Reliable Moving offers 17+ years of experience and a comprehensive list of services we would happily offer you when it is time for you to make your move.