1. Will movers pack for you?
Most moving companies do offer the service of packing your belongings in addition to moving them. Alpha Moving Company offers three packing options for our clients, partial packing, full pack service and packing assistance. To further determine which packing option is best for your moving situation, you can give us a call and we will be more than happy to assist you.
2. How much do movers and packers cost?
This depends on the policy of every moving company, and prices can vary significantly. Alpha Moving Company does not charge clients additionally for a full-pack service, but we do require an additional mover on the job and do charge packing supplies per item used. To find out the most cost-effective options for your move, you can give us a call and we will help find the best solution for your moving budget.
3. How much do movers charge?
This also varies from one moving company to another, as some moving companies are more expensive and others remain competitive. The best way to find out how much you will be charged by any moving company is to call around and gather moving quotes. This will help you assess how much you will be spending on your relocation.
4. When do movers get paid?
Since we charge from the moment we arrive at your location, and stop charging once your move is completed, you can pay our movers for their services once the last item is unloaded from the truck and you are settled into your new home. Our movers will provide you with the final bill, as we do not collect any payments on the day of your move before it is completed.
5. Are movers licensed?
As not every moving company is licensed, it is important to keep in mind that moving with unlicensed movers can do more harm than good when it comes to your move. Suspiciously cheap rates and a shady policy should be the first signs to skip a moving company, as there are a lot of companies that do operate with a license. Yes, Alpha Moving Company is fully licensed and insured.
6. Are movers always late?
Some moving companies might not be respectful of your time or schedule – but that is never the case with Alpha Moving Company. We will provide you with a guaranteed window of arrival, and as we take pride in our extreme punctuality, you can rest assured that our movers will always arrive where they need to be, on time.
7. What happens when movers damage my furniture?
Damages do happen during moves, as we are all human and mistakes are a part of life. We at Alpha Moving Company provide our movers with extensive training to help them master safe handling of your belongings, which minimizes the risk of any damage during your move substantially. However, if something unpleasant does come to happen on the day of your move, we are an insured moving company that will always compensate for the damage in a professional manner.
8. How do movers charge?
This varies from one moving company to another. Some might charge you with a flat rate, some charge hourly, parking to packing etc. By calling moving companies around, you can gather information on how each will charge you. Alpha Moving Company does not start charging until we arrive at your location and our movers start working. We will stop charging once you are completely settled into your new home.
9. Where to find movers?
Asking for recommendations from your co-workers, friends and family is always a good choice when it comes to finding reliable movers. If you wish to do your own research, looking on Yelp and on the internet in general can give you a good idea about the movers in your area. Searching for “movers near me” will often provide you with the most results, and make sure to call around and find the best movers for your specific moving needs and wishes.
10. Will movers move alcohol?
Anything that is flammable or hazardous for our movers and your items will not be moved by the movers at Alpha Moving Company. If you are having doubts about some items you wish to move, you can always give us a call and we will provide you with detailed information.