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Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

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. 

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.

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.

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. 

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 do I protect my furniture when moving?

To protect furniture when moving, get furniture protectors. These will help cushion accidental impacts that may occur while making your way through tight spaces. You can also use furniture sliders for hardwood floors, which can make moving heavy or awkward furniture across your floors a lot easier than lugging it all the way. 

A professional mover near you will likely have these and other moving equipment to ensure your furniture remains intact and doesn’t damage your new — or old — home.

Can you hire movers to move one item?

Yes, you can hire movers to move one item. Single-item movers are usually more than happy to give you a quote, which will likely be based on a few factors.

One of the primary things to take into consideration is the number of movers it takes to move one item. For instance, if you want to move one item of furniture, it may take several movers — particularly if it is a challenging move involving multiple floors.

Contact single-item movers near you to find out what services they offer, and get free estimates.

Reviews for Pasadena movers
E. Adrian A.
I hired two movers with Graceful Movers and was impressed with their communication and professionalism. Everything was moved with care and wrapped accordingly. I would absolutely recommend them, and if I hire movers again I wouldn't hesitate to use Graceful Movers a second time.
Graceful Moves Moving Co. LLCGraceful Moves Moving Co. LLC
Cordelia O.
This was my first experience using a moving company. The person that I communicated with, Anna was very helpful leading up to the day. The movers Carlos and Oscar arrived on time and were very professional. They completed the move efficiently and handled my items with care. I would definitely recommend 1st Choice Moving & Storage to a friend!!
1st Choice Moving & Storage1st Choice Moving & Storage
Mayra T.
Kurt was right on time and took care of our moving needs quickly and efficiently! Would definitely recommend his moving services!
Big Heart Moving LLCBig Heart Moving LLC
Emily B.
I will definitely use A-Star for my future move. They were very responsive, quick and took care of my items. I could not ask for an easier move. Thank you!
A-Star MoversA-Star Movers
Thumbtack Customer
I shopped around for movers that I could afford and that also did not have a lot of negative reviews. I was only moving a short distance, from one apartment to another, so I was not expecting it to take long even though movers in the past have taken way too long, broken things and even stolen from me.. so I was nervous and skeptical about hiring movers at all. I was given a time window of 3-5 and two movers arrived just a little after 3. They were quick, wrapped up any furniture that could possibly be scratched or damaged and extremely professional. By 4:45 I was completely moved. Nothing was broken, damaged or missing either! Extremely satisfied and would definitely use them again.
Galactic Movers LLCGalactic Movers LLC
Kelli G.
The movers were very polite and very helpful and quick.
Big Heart Moving LLCBig Heart Moving LLC
Thumbtack Customer
The move crew was late but I was contacted and advised that there would be a delay. The guys were very nice and took care with my furniture, boxes and other items. Overall a good experience and I would hire them again if I need a moving crew.
Barahona MoversBarahona Movers
Clayton c.
Very all around professional moving service. Will work with them again if I have to.
1st Choice Moving & Storage1st Choice Moving & Storage
Marisa P.
They were on time. They were careful with my things, they were friendly and they finished in a timely manner. Those were my top concerns in deciding to hire movers. So I would hire them if needed in the future and definitely recommend them to people looking for movers.
Leo’s Moving ServicesLeo’s Moving Services
Anna G.
This was the first time I had ever used a moving service, and I'm so happy with 1st Choice Moving and Storage. The guys showed up on time, treated my belongings with care, and worked efficiently and quickly. I would definitely recommend hiring this company.
1st Choice Moving & Storage1st Choice Moving & Storage
Thumbtack Customer
I moved this past weekend (11/12/16). These guys arrived a little early, they were friendly and hardworking. They did my complete move in 2hours and 25 minutes. AMAZING! They took special care in insuring the my items were safe and secure. They wrapped things do they would not break. They were also very careful not to dent any walls in the new or old place. I will definitely use them again for any future moves.
Texans MoversTexans Movers
Liz W.
Very quick! Two guys moved all of the furniture from my apartment on the third floor into my two story house in 2 1/2 hours! For $280! Worth every penny. The movers were very nice and did not damage any of the furniture or the house
1st Choice Moving & Storage1st Choice Moving & Storage
Ryan S.
They were great! They were professional and efficient. Really friendly. If I move again will definitely hire them.
Graceful Moves Moving Co. LLCGraceful Moves Moving Co. LLC
Thumbtack Customer
Arnold and his crew were great! They were fast and efficient, I was very pleased with the whole move!
1st Choice Moving & Storage1st Choice Moving & Storage
Ryan S.
They were great! They were professional and efficient. Really friendly. If I move again will definitely hire them.
Graceful Moves Moving Co. LLCGraceful Moves Moving Co. LLC
Thumbtack Customer
I had a ton of stuff to move for living in just a one bedroom apartment and I was hardly packed when the guys showed up. They did a great job and helped me pack. Both were very nice. Showed up on time and worked their butts off. I will absolutely call them again for my next move.
Texan MovingTexan Moving
Cassandra R.
This is my first time using thumbtack to find a mover and Im glad I found these guys! They were very quick and took care to make sure my furniture was protected from the move. I had 0 issues and everything got from point A to point B in perfect condition. Thank you team, you really were AMAZING 🤗
Amazing MoversAmazing Movers
Erin M.
Professional, fair, fast and very cautious with your belongings. I recommend Bosun to anyone looking a high quality professional moving service.
Bosun Delivery ServiceBosun Delivery Service
Cheryl W.
I would say these guys are aptly named AMAZING. From the very personable Johnny, to the professional and great guys that came to help me move my heavy items, I couldn't have been more pleased! They arrived right at the agreed time, were very careful and did the work well within the time I hoped for. I HIGHLY RECOMMEND AMAZING MOVERS!!
Amazing MoversAmazing Movers
Natalie A.
The team arrived on time and got everything moved seamlessly! Really appreciated their efforts and professionalism! We would definitely recommend them to friends and family!
Usman A.
Hi. These guys were great. All the furniture was moved without any damage. They got the job done and were careful in our newly renovated home.
Javier H.
Robert and Paul were fantastic. Great communication and so careful with our belongings. I am looking forward to hiring them for the next move I make.
RPG Moving SolutionsRPG Moving Solutions
Andrew A.
I will definitely hire these guys again. They were on time, did the job really quickly and took care of my furniture. They took apart my furniture at my old house, moved it and set it back perfectly like I wanted it at the new house. More importantly they were pleasant to deal with. From my initial talk with Vanessa to the movers, each person valued customer service. Will recommend this company to friends.
Texans MoversTexans Movers
David D.
All the men were friendly and professional. Took great care of our piano. We moved it to storage and we will use them again when our house is finished
Betton Moving Co., Inc.Betton Moving Co., Inc.
Thumbtack Customer
We hired them on a Thursday for our Saturday move. We gave them all of our info and they said they would be here between 1-3pm. The last thing I heard was "please wait for confirmation"... So we waited. We called, we messages, we emailed to get confirmation. We heard nothing. No answer on the phone, not even a voicemail. It's now 4:00pm on Saturday, we still haven't heard anything from them, and we just hired 3 Men Movers. They will be here at 5:00pm. I have never given ANY business a 1star rating before, but the complete lack of communication has really frustrated me. I just want to be moved out already.
1st Choice Moving & Storage1st Choice Moving & Storage
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