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Clutter Moving & Storage - Philadelphia
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Clutter Moving & Storage - Philadelphia
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Local Moving (under 50 miles), Office Moving

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  • Serves Norristown, PA
Clutter is your one-stop-shop, providing the most affordable, flexible, and reliable moving and storage services nationally. Moving: Clutter’s professional moving experts provide high-quality local moving and packing services to you. They help you disassemble furniture, pack, and load your items safely into a Clutter moving truck. With Clutter’s account portal, you can track the progress of your move, get to know your movers, and see when they have finished your move. They offer flexible moving options, so you can also choose to pack your items yourself. Smart Storage: Our on-demand storage service means our professional moving experts come to you, pack and store your belongings, and return them whenever you want. Clutter photographs and categorizes each item in your catalog, so you always know what you have in storage. You can request any items back with the click of a button, and Clutter’s professional team comes to you. With a variety of storage options from 5’x5’ to 10’x50’, you can pick the size that best fits your needs.See more

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$79/hour

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Clutter is your one-stop-shop, providing the most affordable, flexible, and reliable moving and storage services nationally. Moving: Clutter’s professional moving experts provide high-quality local moving and packing services to you. They help you disassemble furniture, pack, and load your items safely into a Clutter moving truck. With Clutter’s account portal, you can track the progress of your move, get to know your movers, and see when they have finished your move. They offer flexible moving options, so you can also choose to pack your items yourself. Smart Storage: Our on-demand storage service means our professional moving experts come to you, pack and store your belongings, and return them whenever you want. Clutter photographs and categorizes each item in your catalog, so you always know what you have in storage. You can request any items back with the click of a button, and Clutter’s professional team comes to you. With a variety of storage options from 5’x5’ to 10’x50’, you can pick the size that best fits your needs.

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Q & A

Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

Can I use digital payments to pay for moving services?

Most local moving companies are likely to accept some form of digital payment. Particularly with the COVID-19 pandemic, more companies are likely to conduct transactions through platforms like PayPal, Zelle, Square Cash, Venmo, Google Pay and more. 

To ensure the mover accepts a platform you can use, you can peruse the mover’s online profile and see what is listed there. You can also ask the mover about payment policies during a consultation call.

What’s the best way to set up a consultation or an appointment with a mover during the COVID-19 pandemic?

If you’re trying to set up a consultation or an appointment with a mover during the COVID-19 pandemic, make sure to use digital tools to avoid exposure. When searching for movers online, ask if they’d be willing to do a video chat to assess the size of your move. This will be in place of the typical “walk-through” they perform, and they may be able to give you a price quote. You can also discuss safe strategies for completing the job during your call or video chat.

How can I find out if a mover is considered an essential COVID-19 service provider?

Your local city or state’s government website is a great resource if you’re trying to figure out whether a mover is considered an essential service provider during the COVID-19 pandemic.

For a source of national guidelines, visit the CISA website’s Identifying Critical Infrastructure During COVID-19. On this page, you’ll find 16 categories of critical infrastructure sectors. But note that some -- not all --  jurisdictions follow CISA’s definitions of critical infrastructure. 

Does a mover need to enter my home?

A mover will likely need to enter your home -- unless you’ve placed all of your belongings outside beforehand. To stay safe during the COVID-19 pandemic, you might to consider keeping all (or most) of the work outside and/or having at-risk individuals leave the house while the movers work. 

You can minimize exposure by doing a preliminary walk-through by video call instead of in person. Discuss your options with the top movers near you before hiring one.

Do movers offer remote or virtual services?

Movers generally need to be present to do their job. But if you come across a mover’s profile that states they’re offering remote services, you can contact them to see what those services include. 

Are there ways to be safe if I hire a mover when social distancing?

If you decide to hire a mover, consider making adjustments to accommodate current guidelines. This may involve staying outside while the mover works inside your home or letting the mover handle only parts of the move.

It’s important to follow social distancing guidelines while performing any service work. For example, do not make physical contact with the movers, maintain at least 6 feet of distance between you at all times, and use digital payments instead of cash or a check.

What is considered a local move vs. a long-distance move?

Local moves are among the most common moves. Unlike a long-distance move, a local move is typically less than 50 miles and does not cross state lines. Generally, a local move only takes one day, and movers tend to charge by the hour. 

The definition of a long-distance move may vary depending on the moving company. Generally, a long-distance considered to be any move of 400 miles or more. However, some say a long-distance move is over 50-100 miles. 

Local Move

A move under 50 miles

Long-Distance Move

A move over 50-100 miles or over 400 miles; may also be called an “interstate move” or “out-of-state move”

Out-of-State Move

A move that crosses state lines; may also be called an “interstate move” or “long-distance move”

Interstate Move

A move that crosses state lines; may also be called an “out-of-state move” or “long-distance move”

Intrastate Move

A move that begins and ends in the same state, typically beyond 50 miles

Interstate moves require additional legal preparation and will incur additional costs for distance, the amount and weight of your items, the preparation required and various other factors. Moving companies tend to do an initial weighing of the truck, which you should be present for.

A move that crosses state lines is considered an interstate move or an out-of-state move. Contrast this with an intrastate move, which begins and ends in the same state, but is typically above 50 miles. 

To determine whether your move is local or long-distance, contact the best movers in your area.

 

 

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.

Can you move furniture by yourself?

You might be able to move smaller items like nightstands, small desks, chairs and small tables by yourself. However, it’s best to get a professional mover near you to move larger items such as couches, dressers, armoires and televisions. 

If you do decide to move furniture by yourself, carefully lift and lower items and take your time.

How much does it cost to move a couch?

It costs around $290, on average, to move a couch. However, your actual cost will depend on a variety of factors. Couch movers will often quote the job based on the size of the couch, as well as how far it has to travel. A larger couch, such as a sectional, will likely cost more money to move.

On the other hand, smaller couches typically cost less, as there are fewer sections and fewer people are required to move it. Some couches may be very delicate due to their age, or they may have certain decorative details that complicate the moving process. These may cost more as well.

Contact professional furniture movers near you to get estimates for your move.

Reviews for Norristown movers
Lacey F.
My previous experiences with movers was not very positive. I was pleased to have a much better experience with George. He was great with answering emails leading up to the moving day and communicated thoroughly on the actual moving day. He even offered to move some extra boxes that I didn’t originally include in the moving estimate, which saved me a lot of time and energy from moving it myself.
Georges Moving Cleaning CompanyGeorges Moving Cleaning Company
Ashley O.
This moving company is excellent! They were professional, accommodating, careful and finished moving everything in record time! I had a large commercial grade elliptical that they had to move into a basement which was not an easy task, but they seemed to be able to do this without difficulty. If I ever need to move again I will be using them and highly recommend them to others.
I Like To Move It Move It LLC (Philadelphia)I Like To Move It Move It LLC (Philadelphia)
Ayodeji O.
All Purpose Moving Service was worse than horrible. If you only read this far DO NOT HIRE THIS COMPANY UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCES. Found them on ThumbTack.com and before the move, they were nice and responsive. The move cost us more than we budgeted. Even though I supplied some materials (moving wrap) I was charged $100/hr more for the movers wrapping my furniture. One of the 2 movers used our bathroom to go #2 a couple a times. The whole move took about 10hrs. Once we were in our new place, I turned on two 32" flat screens that are for my kids and to my dismay there was in internal crack or vertical lines of death. I recorded and took pictures and sent it to Jennifer from the moving company. Her response, "TVs are a valuable and we used it every day. There is no way someone will wait days to turn on their tv. There is no proof for us to say the movers did the damages. It has been days since your move" We moved late Thursday evening and didn't turn on the 2 televisions until Saturday morning since we were still unpacking and didn't have Wi-Fi set up yet. I asked Jennifer 2-3 days before the move in she or the movers wanted to stop by to see what we needed moved and I suggested FaceTime just so that moving day could go smooth with no issues or surprises. She declined both proposals since we were being charged by the hour and the specific instructions I gave the movers fell on deaf ears and the move took longer than it needed to and cost us more than we initially budgeted. There is no way I can anything positive at all about my experience with All Purpose Moving Service. I can only hope to save someone else from the same mistake I did.
All Purpose Moving ServiceAll Purpose Moving Service
Hazel m.
The two movers arrived on time, did excellent work, both moving the furniture and re=assembling it for us. They were helpful, efficient and professional.
I Like To Move It Move It LLC (Philadelphia)I Like To Move It Move It LLC (Philadelphia)
Denisha H.
Move was completed efficiently, professionally, and fast!
I Like To Move It Move It LLC (Philadelphia)I Like To Move It Move It LLC (Philadelphia)
Thumbtack Customer
Perfect movers! Highly recommend them!
Revell Moving Co.Revell Moving Co.
Vik T.
I had a great experience working with them. Art was very responsive and arranged for my move the same day. Darren and Dimitrius the movers were very courteous, skillful, fast and helpful. I will use them again for of my moving needs. I highly recommend them.
I Like To Move It Move It LLC (Philadelphia)I Like To Move It Move It LLC (Philadelphia)
Victor J.
The movers were very respectful, efficient and caring.
On-Demand Moving ServicesOn-Demand Moving Services
Harry D.
The two movers were friendly and professional. They moved a set of five pieces of modular furniture up a narrow 10 step staircase and through two narrow doorways without making a sound. They moved the entire contents of my basement into a PODS in my driveway in a little under one hour . Hardworking and respectable.
A & M Friendly Movers MD LLCA & M Friendly Movers MD LLC
Benjamin C.
I scheduled to move with them but they never showed up. When I called them it took them half an hour to figure out that they couldn't get down either of the streets where I was moving. They probably should have told me that before I scheduled the move and they took my money.
A & A Professional Movers, LLC.A & A Professional Movers, LLC.
Ryan F.
They moved some large heavy furniture. They did a great job and was very careful and respectful of the furniture. I will be using them again on another move upcoming. Great service and great price
I Like To Move It Move It LLC (Philadelphia)I Like To Move It Move It LLC (Philadelphia)
Julia M.
Having to move a family of 7 was a very big project that I didn't look forward to doing it. Juan come over to my house and did a visual estimate and understood, I was on a tight budget and was very happy they were able to move me at affordable cost! They were absolutely great! Thank you for helping us move!
PRO TRI STATE MOVERSPRO TRI STATE MOVERS
Dhruv B.
Had a great experience with Terrence and team ! Though the move was not easy due to moving lot of items through tight spaces , they worked tirelessly through the day and got it done ! Would recommend them to all !
New Beginning’s Moving & Hauling
Randy M.
Movers were excellent. Very careful with all of my belongings.
Toro MoversToro Movers
Kelley e.
The crew arrived promptly, completed our move quickly and efficiently.
BLACCROCC MANAGEMENT LLC.BLACCROCC MANAGEMENT LLC.
Joshua N.
I typically don’t write reviews but I had to for this company. Everything involving the actual move/moving was efficient. The two guys handled all of my fragile items with care. My bed was put together rather quickly and they were patient with where I wanted all of my furniture set up (I am indecisive lol). The only negative thing was the scheduling process. I didn’t like how I scheduled the move a month in advance only to have it confirmed a day before the scheduled move. I’d rather pay a deposit early knowing I’ll be moving on the day I chose rather than having my move up in the air for a month. However, Art was quick to answer any questions I had surrounding my scheduled time. It’s a small business so I learned to understand. Definitely choose them for your move! It’s rare to find a reasonable price with quality service these days.
I Like To Move It Move It LLC (Philadelphia)I Like To Move It Move It LLC (Philadelphia)
Tamera J.
Extremely fair pricing. The scheduler (and I) estimated that the job would take far less time than it actually did (4 hrs vs. 9 hrs!) and had booked my moving crew for another job later in the day. I had more boxes than expected and several large furniture pieces that had to be unassembled and re-assembled taking more time than I realized. But he sent over a 3rd guy at no extra charge and got the job done. Ebineser, the head of the moving crew, did a fantastic job in a difficult situation. He made sure things were done right even though he was being rushed and still went to the 2nd job after 9 hours of moving me! I highly recommend "I Like To Move It Move It" movers.
I Like To Move It Move It LLC (Philadelphia)I Like To Move It Move It LLC (Philadelphia)
Alex R.
A&M helped us with a holiday move on very short notice. Tom was very helpful and polite on the phone and was always quick to respond. Our move couldn't have gone any smoother and Desmond and James went above and beyond for us. They moved quickly, didn't leave a scratch, and they were extremely friendly. We would definitely use and recommend this company in the future.
A & M Friendly Movers MD LLCA & M Friendly Movers MD LLC
Matthew W.
Best movers I have ever dealt with. They were quick and efficient.
I Like To Move It Move It LLC (Philadelphia)I Like To Move It Move It LLC (Philadelphia)
Baskar S.
These people are awesome. They arrived on time and didn't waste a minute. We had a 3 bed apartment and they moved all our stuff in less than 3 hours. Highly recommend and will go with them again for another future move.
I Like To Move It Move It LLC (Philadelphia)I Like To Move It Move It LLC (Philadelphia)
Mohit A.
Streefree move with these people. On time, responsive and professional. Took great care of stuff.
I Like To Move It Move It LLC (Philadelphia)I Like To Move It Move It LLC (Philadelphia)
Brett P.
Movers were extremely easy to work with and very friendly! Most importantly, they did a fantastic job!! Truck was big enough for the entire haul and the 2 men on the job were great. Couldn’t have had a better mover. Thank you Toro!!
Toro MoversToro Movers
Vernetta R.
My move was smooth and done well. Both gentlemen were very respectful and courteous.
BLACCROCC MANAGEMENT LLC.BLACCROCC MANAGEMENT LLC.
Ashley F.
Movers were very nice and worked quickly. Would definitely recommend and use again.
I Like To Move It Move It LLC (Philadelphia)I Like To Move It Move It LLC (Philadelphia)
Jason A.
I would leave 6 stars if I could! I highly recommend. Lanre is an outstanding project manager, his customer service skills are top notch and he even drove the moving truck! He does it all! His pricing model is very fair and easy to understand. There were no hidden or unexpected charges, everything is listed line by line on the estimate and invoice. Being this is the first time I’ve ever used a moving service I had some questions. Lanre scheduled a time for a call and afterwards I was confident I not only did the right thing by hiring movers, but definitely by hiring On-Demand movers. His crew were all professionals, thorough, plus work well and fast as a team. My move was a challenging one because we had to stop at 2 places, a condo and a storage unit, but they were able to fit and arrange everything on the truck so that it was easily and quickly unloaded. I’m glad I used them for my move, you will be too.
On-Demand Moving ServicesOn-Demand Moving Services
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