So here we are the date is set for the big day, you’re doing your checklist and #1 on that list is to find a reliable moving company. We all know that moving is not the most favorable thing to do, so taking your time to find the right moving company is very important. Choosing the right moving company is definitely not something that you would want to wait until the last minute to do.
With all of the possible moving companies in the Northern VA area, you would think that it would be quick and simple to book one. Leaving it till the last minute you will be more likely to make a bad choice and being let down on your moving day. So how do you rule out the companies to choose the best one? My advice will be always take your time.
It seems like the best bet to go with the company offering the lowest price, but if the company that you are choosing isn’t worth the money you are going to spend it’s not. Do your homework first look at reviews, read their website and scan it for unprofessionalism. You don’t want a company coming in scratching and dinging up your walls that you later have to repair.
When you receive a quote you need to make sure that they include everything. You want to see everything being included in the services being offered as far as insurance, the breakdown of the costs involved in the move, how many movers will be provided, what type of payment is accepted, terms and conditions if any. Always make sure you receive your final quote by email so you have a record of exactly what the cost will be, rather than relying on a phone conversation.
Now you’ve done your research and received your quotes and decided on which mover to proceed with It’s advisable to email the company in question confirming you wish to accept their offer and firm up the date and time of your move. Make sure you receive an email back and keep it for your records. Make sure you keep contact information for the company for when the day approaches and you run into any last minute problems.