Things You Should Not Say to a Moving Company

Be careful what you say to moving company

  When getting a quote from a moving company, there are some questions and/or comments you should probably avoid.  This doesn’t mean you have to tip toe around them and accept any quote you get, it means to exercise caution when interacting with your potential movers and understand how … [Read more...]

TIPPING MOVERS-DON’T HOLD A GRATUITY AGAINST THE MOVING COMPANY

Tipping your moving

  What I have always told people about tipping your mover is that it is “customary” not “mandatory”.  This means, yes most people do it, but you don’t have to tip your movers, if you don't want to.  By all means, if your moving crew does a good job, and hustles, give them a tip, they’ll … [Read more...]

POOL TABLE MOVING TIPS: Doing it yourself, or using a professional pool table mover

Pool table movers should be specially trained when it comes to moving your expensive piece of furniture.

Written By:  Jason Bacues, Bacues Billiards When it comes to moving pool tables, whether you are using a professional pool table mover, or doing the move yourself, there are certain tips that can insure your move goes smoothly. The 4 Most Important Things to Remember When Moving a Pool Table … [Read more...]

WHAT IS A LOCAL MOVE, INTERSTATE MOVE, AND INTERNATIONAL MOVE?

New city, Understanding the difference between local moves, long distance moves, and international moves.

Written By: Dave Hauenstein, Vice President, Compliance Services & Government Affairs-AMSA  The professional moving industry is organized differently for different types of moves and it will help you to have a better move if you understand the differences.  First, there are important … [Read more...]

THE BENEFITS OF USING A PRO MOVER

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  When you’re looking to hire a qualified moving company to safely pack up and transport all of your belongings to your new home, you want a professional, honest and reliable firm.  But opening the Yellow Pages or searching the Internet will turn up many options, leaving you not sure which … [Read more...]

HOW TO TIP YOUR MOVER

Working in the moving industry, there has been one question that comes up every day.  How much should I tip the movers?  Do they take gratuities?  Are they expecting me to tip them? A mover is hired by a moving company and paid his wages by the moving company.  Most movers earn a decent living, … [Read more...]