When it is time to move to a new home, the first decision can be the most difficult. Should you hire a professional mover, or complete the move yourself? From budgets and logistics to personal preferences and ability, there are a lot of factors to making this decision.
Here are a few reasons that hiring a moving company might be what’s best for you and your family.
The 4 main pros of hiring movers
Suppose you COULD handle moving all of your worldly possessions to your new home. Do you really WANT to? Hiring a professional mover will take all the hassle away from your relocation. Not only will they be able to handle packing, disassembly/reassembly and transportation of your goods, but they’ll have the expertise to protect your property and even overcome any unforeseen complications.
When hiring a mover, ask about their valuation options. All movers have a free valuation along with a more comprehensive coverage. If the mover’s costs are too high, there are even third-party companies that will cover your shipment.
In order to get your goods to their new home, you will need equipment to do so. Trucks, dollies and blankets are all necessary moving supplies. If you hire a licensed mover, they will bring all those things with them, and even have additional items that can be used to safely relocate your home.
4. Moving for work:
If you are moving due to a new job, or a new position within your company, and that company has offered to pay for your move directly, there is no reason to do this move yourself.