Packing Bees Movers

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Customers rated this pro highly for value, work quality, and responsiveness.
  • Max H.

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    These guys were really good. Showed up on time and were very careful with my furniture. I would totally recommend them to anyone!

    Jul 26, 2017
  • Thumbtack Customer

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    Overall, great experience. From Demitri and his responsiveness to the quality and care that the moving crew provided, I would definitely recommend Packing Bees to anyone who is looking for a moving company.

    Jun 6, 2017

About this pro

How does our service stand out? Well let's start with our name. We could be anything, Titans, Pros, Gorillas or Grizzlies but yet we are Packing Bees. We work hard to make world a better place. Moving is not only about muscles and heavy lifting it's much more about ability to use available technology and proven techniques in combination with forward thinking. We are gods of packing. And it's not a secret that proper packing is the key to flawless moving experience. To save your time we've come up with answers to Frequently Asked Questions: DO YOU PROVIDE PACKING SUPPLIES? Yes. We sell our packing supplies at the same price that we paid for them. We know a secret on where to buy cheapest high quality supplies with free delivery. We will share it with our customers. DO YOU PROTECT FURNITURE? We certainly do. Limitless number of furniture pads awaits to protect your furniture, to make it feel safe and comfy. You can always sign a waiver and skip this process. DO YOU PROTECT FLOORS, BANISTERS, DOORS AND DOOR JAMBS? Yes. Free of charge, upon prior request. Not reusable protection supplies are sold separately. DO YOU CHARGE EXTRA FOR FLIGHTS OF STAIRS, ELEVATORS, LONG CARRY OR BULKY ITEMS? No extra charge. For bulky items crew size is determined by the company. IF JOB TAKES MORE THAN 8 HOURS, DO YOU CHARGE OVERTIME? No. At this time overtime charge doesn't apply. DO YOU CONNECT WASHING AND DRYING MACHINES? Upon request, at customer's own risk. Only if all needed hardware is available. Waiver needs to be signed. DO YOU WALL MOUNT TVs? Yes. Upon prior request. Only if all needed hardware is available. DO YOU ACCEPT CREDIT CARDS? Yes. +$10/hour will be added to hourly rates or 5% fee for flat rates. ARE YOU THE BEST PACKERS AND MOVERS IN SAN DIEGO? Yes we are. WHAT LANGUAGES DO YOU SPEAK? We speak English, Ukrainian, Russian. You can also request a call back in Spanish language. WHAT DO YOU PACK? We pack for moving, remodeling, construction, storage, foreclosure, flood, fire and other emergencies; we professionally pack containers, pods, trucks, trailers and storage units. WHAT DO YOU MOVE? Houses, apartments, offices, pallets, pianos, security safes, pool tables, hot tubs, equipment etc. WHAT ARE YOUR HOURS OF OPERATION? Our office hours are 7:00 am - 10:00 pm daily. Pacific Standard Time. DO YOU WORK ON WEEKENDS AND HOLIDAYS? Yes. Rates do not go up. HOW DO YOU CHARGE? a) All-inclusive hourly rate + Double Drive Time charge for moving orders (enforced by CA PUC) b) Flat rate. Requires home visit. Used for big projects and long distance moves. WHAT SIZES OF TRUCKS DO YOU USE? Pickup, 24 ft (approximately 1700 cubic ft) We are grateful for the opportunity to meet new people, learn about their life, about what they do, we strive to become friends and partners with all of our customers. Every day we learn something new about life, about San Diego, about California, about USA. We travel to different places where we simply wouldn't go doing something else. Oh, and we love to exercise :) Simply put we like to move it, move it!

Years in business

4

Times hired on Thumbtack

23

Number of employees

10

Background check

Completed
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    Q & A

    • What should the customer know about your pricing (e.g., discounts, fees)?
      Yes. We have an hourly and flat rates. Below is a breakdown of our standard rates: Loading/Unloading Services 2-man $70/h ($80/h credit card) 3-man $90/h ($100/h credit card) 4-man $110/h ($120/h credit card) Rate includes all needed equipment and tools, shrink wrap and tape. Moving Service 2-man $80/h ($90/h credit card) 3-man $110/h ($120/h credit card) 4-man $130/h ($140/h credit card) Rate includes truck, fuel, reusable wardrobe boxes, furniture and floor protection, shrink wrap, tape, all needed tools and equipment. Double Drive Time Charge will apply to all moving orders (enforced by CA PUC) We do not charge extra for flights of stairs, elevators, long carry or bulky items. Packing Including Materials 1-man $60/h ($70/hour credit card) 2-man $110/h ($120/h credit card) 3-man $150/h ($160/h credit card) 4-man $190/h ($200/h credit card) Rate includes different size boxes, tape, shrink wrap, mattress bags, paper pads etc. If we were also hired for moving service furniture pads and wardrobe boxes will be provided free of charge. If customer wishes to keep some, they are available at $15/piece. Packing Service using customer's materials (boxes, tape, paper etc.) as well as Unpacking Service 1-man $40/h ($55/h credit card) 2-man $60/h ($75/h credit card) 3-man $80/h ($95/h credit card) 4-man $100/h ($115/h credit card) We will gladly use customer's packing supplies for bigger savings. We always have backup materials. We will haul away boxes and packing paper free of charge. We will consider hauling away other waste at an additional charge. We accept donations. We work with several local charities and help them gather food, electronics, books, clothes, shoes, furniture etc.
    • What is your typical process for working with a new customer?
      We try to get to know our customers and learn needs. We hope to become friends with every one of them. When we speak to potential customers we first try to figure out whether or not we are a good fit. We will answer all questions they may have. We will give them an advise on how to cut the cost and save time. Once all questions are answered we will than direct them to our website to proceed with booking an appointment. We are constantly in touch with our customers.
    • What education and/or training do you have that relates to your work?
      All of our employees have at least two years of experience working for a moving company. We are very selective to who we hire. To become a crew member our guys and girls have passed various tests and checks. We make sure that all of them are innovative and forward thinking. Once a month we gather to discuss latest industry news and technologies and see how to implement them into our organization. All of our employees were trained by the owner of the company.
    Coverage Area for Packing Bees Movers is about 50+ miles of San Diego, CA.