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Atlanta College Movers

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Next Door Relocators,LLC
4.0
from 485 reviews
  • 10 years in business
  • 1120 hires on Thumbtack
Allie C.
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For this being our first time hiring movers Nexthe Door Relocators was our best choice! They really go over and beyond to help you! Michael is very honest and helpful. The crew we had was very enjoyable and funny and made the move so smooth! We will definitely be using them again and we recommend you doing the same!

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Valcin's Moving Company
4.9
from 335 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 505 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Lindsey C.
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The movers were on time and efficient. Very happy with our experience

DA Lowe Movers
4.8
from 262 reviews
  • 2 years in business
  • 369 hires on Thumbtack
Denita J.
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I was very satisfied with the moving service DALowe Movers provided. They arrived on time and worked very efficiently. I would definitely recommend using his services!

3 MOVERS AND A TRUCK
4.4
from 258 reviews
  • 18 years in business
  • 507 hires on Thumbtack
Shaniqua B.
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I had two fantastic movers. My problem came in with the fact I was promised three movers and a 26 foot truck. I received a 20 foot truck and two movers. I did not receive a call prior to the movers showing up informing me that the truck was smaller and there was only two men. Of course I paid for two men instead of three but the communication should have been priority. I had a big move and the two movers I had did a fantastic job. They were very professional and hard working. I did speak with their boss and he rectified the situation by taking money of my move, which I appreciate. Overall the move went as smooth as a move can go. I would use this company again. Their movers have good work ethics.

Taggabox Moving & Storage
4.5
from 252 reviews
  • 5 years in business
  • 462 hires on Thumbtack
Amanda L.
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Loved my experience with Taggabox! Movers notified me when they were on the way. Very helpful and kept a positive attitude, even we were surprised with a few extra flights of stairs at my new place. They communicated with me about where I wanted everything placed and were very careful not to damage anything. I would definitely use them again!

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RLMJ Enterprise
4.8
from 204 reviews
  • 6 years in business
  • 325 hires on Thumbtack
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T T C.
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I cannot say enough great things anout Ronnie and his staff! They came early for the job, and were well-prepared to move my storage and repack furnishings that the last movers had done such a terrible job on. This team is one of the best I’ve ever worked with- they were courteous, and really hustled to get this done right! Ronnie did his best to give me a righteous deal on this move, and the care they took with my things was exemplary. I HIGHLY recommend RMLJ Movers, and if I could give them a 10 Star Rating, I would! Outstanding job, thanks so much RMLJ Enterprises!

New Start Movers
4.1
from 222 reviews
  • 9 years in business
  • 413 hires on Thumbtack
Jeff D.
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I am very satisfied with hiring In and Out Movers. Vladimir and Theo were awesome, and so efficient. They took great care of our furniture and made sure not to damage anything. I would definitely use them again, and I will be recommending this company to others.

TEAM MOVERS
4.8
from 170 reviews
  • 1 year in business
  • 213 hires on Thumbtack
Tamara G.
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The guys did an awesome job! They came in to move all furniture into my garage in prep for floor refinishing project. They have a great sense of humor yet very professional! I will be utilizing their services again next weekend to move all furniture back into the home!

Compass Liberty Express, LLC
4.8
from 168 reviews
  • 3 years in business
  • 231 hires on Thumbtack
Sierra G.
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To start off- they saved us hundreds compared to other piano movers. They always responded promptly and professionally via telephone conversations and texts. They gave a courtesy call when they were in their way and could not have been nicer guys. Everything went so smooth and fast. Our piano was well cared for and we are so pleased! Highly recommend compass liberty movers for any moving needs!

Bellhops Moving (Atlanta, GA)
4.2
from 198 reviews
  • 7 years in business
  • 457 hires on Thumbtack
Loron B.
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I enjoyed my experience with Bellhops. They inform you upfront that you are working with college-aged guys not professional movers, but that didn't take away from their professionalism. They communicated with me in a timely way from start to finish, worked to maximize my small truck space, and were very friendly throughout the process. I would use their services again.

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TATE THE GREAT MOVING CO, LLC.
4.8
from 161 reviews
  • 13 years in business
  • 267 hires on Thumbtack
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Becky H.
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Excellent experience with Tate the Great Movers. Professional, courteous, timely, hard working guys. The 3 guys took great care to wrap furniture, no scratches or breaks of any kind. Highly recommend this company. Thank you to the team of Eddie, Mike, and Sam, great job. 5 Star Rating from me.

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Aikens Moving
4.9
from 147 reviews
  • 7 years in business
  • 209 hires on Thumbtack
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Donald P.
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Ronnie and his team performed as he had promised, efficiently. Some moving companies try to milk the clock so to speak, but Aikens Movers were consistently moving, taking the upmost care with my furniture. Ronnie made suggestions that were very helpful and saved me time and effort. I’m quite happy with the service I received and I highly recommend this company. I’ll be using them again in the future! And you should too.

  • 4 years in business
  • 238 hires on Thumbtack
Johnnie F.
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Excellent services....these guys took extra care with my furniture. Plus, they came as a last minute notice when my scheduled movers cancelled at the last minute. I will definitely use them again.

AK LOGISTICS
4.7
from 81 reviews
  • 2 years in business
  • 122 hires on Thumbtack
Tay C.
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I needed a last minute move and was struggling to find anyone who could fit me in. Thank God that they were able to get the job done and did an excellent job. One of the movers that particularly stood out was a guy named Gilbert. He made sure that his fellow coworkers were diligent and took great care of my property. I am picky when it comes to my things so if they can satisfy me I definitely would recommend them to anyone else. They made sure that all of my furniture was protected. They loaded and unloaded quickly. They were highly professional, placed my belongings exactly where I asked and even helped to assemble it back. I could not have asked for better service. I'll be using you guys again. Thanks so much!!

  • 10 years in business
  • 173 hires on Thumbtack
Paul J.
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I can not say enough good things about these guys. Excellent movers. Very professional, knew what they were doing, cared for our items, protected well, very timely and worked efficiently, very nice and friendly, flexible.

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MyPorter
4.7
from 73 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 110 hires on Thumbtack
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Thumbtack Customer
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We did not have a good experience with MyPorter, however the 5 star rating is for the excellent customer service we received from Roosevelt (one of the movers hired for our move). His patient professionalism & work ethic canceled out all of the negative aspects of our move (inventory documented incorrectly, porters coming/going during the allotted time, van wasn't large enough to accommodate all of the furniture, etc). I would 100% use this company again if he was the mover assigned to the project. Thank you, Roosevelt, for making a stressful move pleasant!

ELITE MOVERS ATL
4.8
from 69 reviews
  • 9 years in business
  • 76 hires on Thumbtack
Thumbtack Customer
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I called Elite Movers for a same day move after a bad experience with another mover the day before. They were very accommodating and within a couple of hours they were completing my move in 90 degree temps. I am extremely satisfied with their professionalism and prompt service. I will recommend them over and over again. Thanks so much Elite for helping me with such short notice!

DKM MOVERS
4.7
from 26 reviews
  • 35 hires on Thumbtack
Cynthia W.
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I was in a bit of a bind and had a very last minute move to make. DKM movers was able to accommodate my move literally at the 11th hour. They loaded and unloaded quick and were professional. Will def use them for any moves in the future.

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  • 2 years in business
  • 21 hires on Thumbtack
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Hope A.
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We used Stressless Movers for a long distance move and were very pleased. They were effective communicators as they traveled and kept us informed with their ETA. They met all of our expectations plus some. THANKS SO MUCH!

  • 8 years in business
  • 26 hires on Thumbtack
Branden E.
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These guys were great! They showed up right on time and got straight to work. I had a few larger, more challenging pieces that needed to go down over a second floor balcony and they handled it like pros. I was thoroughly impressed by them and would recommend to anyone.

Metro Moving Ltd. Co.
4.9
from 14 reviews
  • 13 hires on Thumbtack
Jessica W.
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I almost rated 4 stars because I had to leave a voicemail when I called, but I will say that they called me right back and answered my questions right away. The price Anthony gave me was very reasonable, and they showed up on time. The movers looked and acted very professionally and they had me moved faster and with much less effort than my last move. I'm never moving myself again. I'll definitely be using their services again when this lease ends!

Q & A

Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

What do moving companies do?

Moving companies provide a range of services to help you physically move out of one residence and move into a new place. But moving companies can do so much more than just haul your belongings across town in a truck. The national average for moving company prices ($250-$350 per hour) reflects the range of services provided. Here are examples of all the ways moving companies can help:

  • Packing: Moving companies can pack your belongings for you. They typically charge a flat rate for both the box and the labor to pack the box. The more time-consuming the belongings are to pack, the higher the cost per box. For example, books could be $5 per box, linens $10 per box, and fine china and glassware $18 per box.
  • Specialty moving: Safely move a baby grand piano, a oversize aquarium, or other specialty items with the help of pro movers.
  • Storage: Many moving companies can store your belongings while you wait for a new home to be remodeled or closing of your new home to be finalized. If you’re moving long-distance, they often provide short-term storage free for a specific length of time, and a set rate after that (such as $60 per square cubic foot of storage space used).
  • Long-distance moves: No need to rent a trailer and move your things; a long-distance moving company can haul your belongings across the country for you. Typically they charge by the cubic foot for moves, with prices based on your destination.
  • Unpacking: Moving companies can even unpack your belongings for you after they have moved them. This is not as common, and will definitely increase the price, but can be helpful if you’re not able to tackle this task yourself.

How much does a moving company charge per hour?

When you’re ready to make a major move, it’s time to research moving companies’ prices. A moving company may charge on average anywhere between $25 and $100 per hour, per worker, for moving services. The price will vary with regional labor rates, local cost to do business, and the level of service the movers are providing. Nationally, the average hourly rate for a moving company is $250-$350 per hour. This price includes a range of pricing, from all-in service with four or more movers on site to standard hourly rates for one or two movers. Other factors that affect moving companies’ prices are packing, stairs (or elevators), and distance. For a full-service move, you pay movers to pack your belongings for you. You may pay for the cost of the moving boxes and an hourly rate per worker, and there may be additional charges for packing fragile items. Stairs will also add to your moving prices. Lifting and carrying boxes and furniture up and down stairs takes more time and creates more physical labor for the workers. Moving companies may charge flat rates for flights of stairs, such as $50-$70 per flight. A moving company may also charge a one-time fee for moving things via elevator, such as $75-$100. If parking is not accessible in front of your home or apartment building, there may also be an additional fee for the added distance to carry your belongings to the truck.

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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