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Owatonna Movers

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Promoov.com
4.8
from 77 reviews
  • 3 years in business
  • 100 hires on Thumbtack
John H.
Verified review

These guys were the absolute best! The movers were careful, friendly, and determined. Not a minute was wasted and they were extremely meticulous about protecting my stuff. We are moving again soon and I will 100% use promoov--don't waste your money with another moving company, these guys are the company to use!

  • 11 years in business
  • 114 hires on Thumbtack
Thumbtack Customer
Verified review

I did not hire the movers but passed along the information to the party that was buying my piano. The did a great job.

Antonia
5.0
from 24 reviews
  • 24 hires on Thumbtack
Kelley G.
Verified review

Extremely quick and efficient! We hired these movers to move furniture into a pod in our driveway. Best money ever spent! We will be hiring them in a couple weeks to put the furniture that was moved out, back in!

Native Moving & Hauling
4.9
from 8 reviews
  • 7 hires on Thumbtack
Steve O.
Verified review

Quick response to my request flexible and responsive and hard working and experienced movers

  • 3 years in business
  • 4 hires on Thumbtack
John B.
Verified review

Very friendly and efficient movers.

  • 10 years in business
  • 7 hires on Thumbtack
Alexandria B.
Verified review

Hands down- best money I have ever spent was on hiring Josh! Moving can be very stressful & I have never used movers previously but I'm definitely calling Josh in the future for any moving help! We didn't know how long the move would take & it took so much longer having to use an elevator from the 5th floor to 1st floor to load the uhaul but they were more than accommodating! Even offered to dispose of a box spring we needed to get rid of & return our uhaul for us!! I can't get over how easy they made our moving process! Saying Thank You just isn't enough!!

  • 7 years in business
Chris B.
Verified review

Great job

Movers Rochester MN

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    About

    Movers Rochester MN is your local moving company who specializes in residential, commercial and specialty moves.

    • 15 years in business
    • 1 hire on Thumbtack
    About

    We strive to go above and beyond for our customers. We always finish the job as quickly and as efficiently as possible.

    Average Joe Movers

    New To Thumbtack

    • 4 years in business
    About

    We'll move your boxes from home to home, install your basic washer, dryer, or water line. Average Joe Movers will also clean your home to ensure a healthy and clean home when you move out.

    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 should you tip furniture movers?

    Moving furniture is hard work and potentially dangerous unless you’re properly equipped. For anyone not ready to handle their heavy oak armoire alone, professional furniture movers can safely and efficiently move your items to another room in your house or across town as needed. The national average cost to hire heavy furniture movers is $150-$200 per hour. This rate could include multiple furniture movers working as a team to move items such as beds, armoires, billiards tables, pianos, shelves, tables, entertainment centers and more. Hourly rates can vary by region. If your furniture movers have arrived on time, done a great job, kept your home and belongings protected from scratches and dings, and completed the move as planned, a tip will be greatly appreciated. Moving companies suggest approximately 10 percent of the total bill as gratuity for those doing local moving jobs, which is also a good guideline for tipping heavy furniture movers. If the total bill for heavy moving was $100 and two workers were onsite, consider giving them $10 total, or $5 each for a job well done.

    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.

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