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Brookhaven College Movers

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Next Door Relocators,LLC
4.0
from 504 reviews
  • 10 years in business
  • 1152 hires on Thumbtack
Ms. R.
Verified review

It was extremely easy to schedule my move with Next Door Relocaters. The movers did an exceptional job moving my items from a storage unit into my apartment. All of the furniture was wrapped and handled with TLC, only one 8x10 photo frame was broken during the move, which can easily be replaced! However, there are a few reasons I can not give this establishment a perfect 5 star rating. My first concern is the movers were not punctual. They arrived an hour after the scheduled start time. Secondly, I was told when I got the original quote that the estimate would be emailed to me, and it never was. After the completion of the move, I was told I would receive an email invoice with a complete break down of the costs. Unfortunately I had to call multiple times to request my receipt, before one was actually sent to me. I do recommend this company. However, I would like to see management address these concerns for a better customer experience in the future.

Big Deal Moving and Packing
4.8
from 350 reviews
  • 3 years in business
  • 514 hires on Thumbtack
Sundee B.
Verified review

These movers were very curtious, on time, extremely efficient and great packers. I would recommend them to anyone who needs a day of moving or a big move. They did a wonderful job! Thanks Jeremy and Darrell!

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Valcin's Moving Company
4.9
from 342 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 512 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Lindsey C.
Verified review

The movers were on time and efficient. Very happy with our experience

DA Lowe Movers
4.8
from 270 reviews
  • 2 years in business
  • 376 hires on Thumbtack
Louis L.
Verified review

Needed a three-piece sectional delivered from the furniture store to my apartment. DALowe Movers were at the furniture store before me lol. They were super quick, efficient and very affordable. The owner is really personable and committed to providing exemplary customer service. As they were heading out, I made sure to let them know that I have to furnish two additional rooms in my apartment, plus have some desks, wall mounts and possibly a couple of storage units assembled, so they should be on the lookout for me to hire them again, very soon. DALowe Movers made a great first impression and did an overall excellent job!!!

3 MOVERS AND A TRUCK
4.4
from 273 reviews
  • 18 years in business
  • 531 hires on Thumbtack
Shaniqua B.
Verified review

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
Faye B.
Verified review

My husband and I found out we could move into our house just three days before Christmas and used Thumbtack to find last minute movers. Sharon contacted us with a list of services immediately and we researched her company. We decided on Taggabox over the other quotes we recieved and we are so glad we did. Sharon was so helpful and responsive and she sent us three movers and a truck by the next afternoon. So, two days before Christmas three professional, polite, and effcient movers moved us from our two bedroom apartment into our first home. We are very grateful to Taggabox for their quick response and professional movers, everything went better than we could have expected. We recommend them to anyone who needs moving services and would not hesistate to use them again ourselves.

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RLMJ Enterprise
4.8
from 214 reviews
  • 6 years in business
  • 335 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
T T C.
Verified review

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!

In and Out Movers
4.1
from 225 reviews
  • 9 years in business
  • 423 hires on Thumbtack
Stephanie A.
Verified review

I hired In and Out Movers for a local move from a one bedroom apartment on the first floor to another one bedroom apartment about 3.6 miles away that is on the second floor. Vladimir and Richy were my movers and arrived on time around 9am. Very nice guys and handled my belongings with care. Vladimir even fixed a dresser leg that was already broken from a previous move, but he wanted to make sure that I wouldn't have any issues with it in the future. They moved in the last piece of furniture right at the 2 hour mark so that I wouldn't have to pay extra. I tipped them well because they did a great and efficient job. I've read some reviews that said that the workers were rude, slow, and asked for tips. I did NOT have this experience at all. Vladimir and Richy were polite, quick, and never mentioned a tip. Also when I first called to schedule an appointment, Carlos, the owner, immediately told me about the Groupon special that they were running. I thought that was nice of him to do because he could have not said anything and I would have paid their regular rate. I am happy with my moving experience with In and Out Movers and would definitely use them again as well as recommend them to others. Thank you guys for hard work and help! SA

TEAM MOVERS
4.8
from 181 reviews
  • 1 year in business
  • 225 hires on Thumbtack
Vicki M.
Verified review

Awesome, professional movers! The movers were professional, organized, and quick. I will always call these guys for future moves.

Compass Liberty Express, LLC
4.7
from 177 reviews
  • 3 years in business
  • 240 hires on Thumbtack
Sierra G.
Verified review

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 205 reviews
  • 7 years in business
  • 476 hires on Thumbtack
Loron B.
Verified review

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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  • 13 years in business
  • 269 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Thumbtack Customer
Verified review

I had the best moving experience with Tate The Great Moving Company! The movers were very professional and friendly. They took care of my belongings and moved fairly quickly.

Crossfit Movers
4.7
from 90 reviews
  • 7 years in business
  • 175 hires on Thumbtack
Patricia G.
Verified review

The guys from Crossfit Movers were on time and did everything safe fast and efficient. I will use them again in the future. Great company Thank you, Patricia

ELITE MOVERS ATL
4.8
from 78 reviews
  • 9 years in business
  • 84 hires on Thumbtack
Summer J.
Verified review

Elite Movers were very professional and courteous. They were kind enough to move us within a day of reserving, since we had another moving company that did not do a good job. They really helped us meet the deadline to move out of our house. I would definitely recommend them. It was a pleasant moving experience and moving is never fun! :-)

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MyPorter
4.7
from 79 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 116 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Thumbtack Customer
Verified review

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!

  • 10 years in business
  • 174 hires on Thumbtack
Paul J.
Verified review

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.

Pick Up Movers LLC GA
4.5
from 74 reviews
  • 5 years in business
  • 146 hires on Thumbtack
Henry_ G.
Verified review

Awesome moving experience with Pick Up Movers. The Movers were friendly, professional, fast and hard-working. I was worried about paying by the hour, but needn't have worried with them. They never slowed down, even when the lift on their truck gave them an unexpected problem. Mostly it was furniture and some home decor items, so a lot of large and heavy things. The whole move was done in 4 hours. I will definitely call again if i need to relocate.

Helping Hands Moving Company
4.8
from 62 reviews
  • 8 years in business
  • 78 hires on Thumbtack
Amanda L.
Verified review

Best moving experience I've had. Curtis and team (including Adrian) were fantastic. Beyond being really nice and responsible guys, they were incredibly responsive and professional, which was great because we had several changes all the way up to the day before the move. I was very impressed with how together this company is, considering how new they are. You would think this company had been around for years. We had a cross country (GA to MN) move with a car in tow and two drop off locations at the end of the trip and they had all the correct documents we needed right away (e.g., insurance for both vehicle/tow and transit and contents of the move, contract, etc). They were also very quick but CAREFUL. I have had many bad experiences with movers thinking the only thing that matters is time (since that is the only thing that may matter to them when there is a flat rate). With some other movers I've used, they don't read box labels or rush through moving fragile furniture and then leave before you can even notice they've damaged everything. With HH, everything was handled with care including the house we were moving from and (very small) apartment we were moving to, and very importantly, the truck was packed very thoughtfully. It was a larger truck that was only half full, but everything was tied down and stored to protect each item and its neighbors. This may sound like common sense, but when you have movers that are tight on time and the move is taking longer than thought (which this one did), things end up just getting thrown on the truck without much thought and that's where stuff gets damaged. As Curtis explained to me, you get a completely different level of care and consideration when you have movers who are their company (Curtis is the owner). It is their reputation and their dollar if a customer is unhappy or something gets damaged. And yes, they are priced very fairly - about a third of what two movers and truck would charge you and in line with other smaller companies. I hope this review helps convince someone else to go with HH - again they are newer so don't have a huge online footprint, but this is a real review from a real very satisfied customer (beware of people on google who post phony, reviews for pay, there are a lot out there). Will be posting this same review on u-Haul's website. I couldn't recommend this company more!

Precious Cargo Movers LLC
4.4
from 49 reviews
  • 7 years in business
  • 97 hires on Thumbtack
Scotty B.
Verified review

We had a very good experience. Movers were professional and polite. Would highly recommend if you are looking to save some money on your move but still receive quality service.

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  • 2 years in business
  • 30 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Hope A.
Verified review

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!

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  • 9 years in business
  • 19 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Danilo A.
Verified review

Prime/First Choice Movers where amazing. The communication was great, and schedule my appointments was quick and easy. The movers where punktuell as well as very professional. Everything was moved efficiently and without any damages to my furniture. Overall again excellent experience and definitely will be my first choice next time I need assistance in moving!

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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