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5. 101 relocation services
from 127 reviews
  • 5 years in business
  • 227 hires on Thumbtack
"101 Relocation Services moved an upright piano to my new home, a few miles away from where I was living. Tony got back to me fast when I asked for a bid on Thumbtack and his bid was in the middle- not the most expensive, and not the cheapest. I based my decision on his positive reviews. Tony showed up on time with one assistant, Juan, and a lift truck with all the needed tools and supplies. They prepped the piano by wrapping it in moving blankets, shrink wrap, and mounting it on a slide board. This was a challenging move. The piano had to be carried up a flight of 12 stairs, turned 180 degrees on a small landing, then up a short flight to get it into the loft. I had doubts that it could be done because of the piano's weight (estimated 500 lbs) and bulk. Once getting to the house, Tony looked at the layout and promptly started. Moving a large, heavy piano in tight spaces requires skill and understanding of the strengths and limitations of the movers. Safety is the priority. Tony and Juan worked as a team throughout the move, and it was pleasure to how they worked together - no cussing, just sweating and grunting during the heavy lifts. No scratches in the wooden flooring; no dings on the walls. They cleaned up the worksites afterwards as well. Movers are often underappreciated. Difficult moves like mine separate the professionals from the mediocre. Tony and Juan are professionals, and I highly recommend 101 Relocation services for your next move. PS. Do yourself and the movers a favor by texting pictures of any tight spaces to the movers before they arrive. No one likes surprises!"

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How much does it cost for long-distance movers?

Long-distance movers transport your belongings across the country for you. No more renting a trailer and road-tripping from state to state with your entire house hitched to your bumper. Long-distance movers make the move happen so you can fly to your new home, suitcase in hand, and wait for your furniture to arrive. Nationally, the average price range for long-distance movers is $1,490-$2,230. The distance you are moving and the number of cubic feet the movers have to transport will both affect cost. Another factor in long-distance moving costs is whether you choose to pay for an exclusive move or a consolidated move.

In an exclusive move, which is more expensive, your belongings are the only cargo on the moving truck. The movers travel directly to your new house and deliver your belongings on a scheduled day. A consolidated move is more affordable because the movers transport your belongings along with those of other people, saving them time and gas — which means you save money. The downside is that your belongings typically arrive with a two-week delivery window rather than on a prescheduled day. Read reviews to make sure you can trust the company with your possessions to ensure a peaceful moving process.

How much does it cost to move a one-bedroom apartment across the country?

Professional movers can handle the hard work of moving your one-bedroom apartment across the country for you. You can determine what your move will cost by learning the rate your movers charge per cubic foot and how they factor distance into the total cost. Cross-country movers typically charge based on your belongings rather than apartment size because that determines how much work they will have to do. For example, a studio apartment that is crammed full of things will take more work and moving truck space than the contents of a three-bedroom apartment with very little furniture.

Cross-country movers may also have varying rates, depending on where in the country you are moving. For example, a company may charge $5 per cubic foot for consolidated moves along the East Coast and $6 per cubic foot for consolidated moves from the East Coast to the central states or the West Coast. A one-bedroom apartment costs approximately $1,500 to move across the country.

How much does it cost to move across the country?

The national average cost for hiring cross-country movers is $1,490-$2,220. A number of factors can affect the cost. One factor is the distance you want to move. For example, an East Coast-based moving company may charge $5 per cubic foot for consolidated moves along the East Coast and $6 per cubic foot for consolidated moves from the East Coast to the central states or the West Coast. Another factor is how many belongings you have. Most cross-country movers charge by the cubic foot.

The type of move you want is another consideration in cost. You can have your belongings moved exclusively and delivered on a set day, or you can opt for a consolidated move, which is less expensive. In a consolidated move your belongings are stored and transported with the goods of other customers who are moving to your general vicinity during the same general time frame as you. Your belongings should arrive within a one- to two-week window, rather than on a set day. If you want the cross-country movers to pack your belongings for you, the cost will also increase.

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