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Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

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.

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. 

Is it cheaper to move your stuff or buy new stuff?

It often makes more financial sense to buy new stuff when you have the chance to sell furniture to offset the cost. The cost of moving your current furniture can sometimes be more than buying new things, particularly if the furniture is large or cumbersome to move. You can sell furniture online, or make a furniture donation and deduct it from your taxes (if it qualifies as a charitable contribution). Some places near you may even offer free furniture pickup when you choose to donate. 

If you have valuable furniture that would be costly to replace, however, it may be cheaper to move them. To find out which option is best for you, contact professional movers in your area to receive quotes and estimates.

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. 

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.

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.

How do you move large pieces of furniture?

Moving large furniture can be done with help from the best movers in your area and careful planning. First, get an idea of how much the furniture weighs and how much each mover can manage. The next step is figuring out the path the furniture will take as it exits its point of origin and makes its way to its new home. Professional movers then use dollies, furniture protectors and personal safety gear for a safe, smooth move. 

Reviews for South Bank furniture movers
Thumbtack Customer
Great service moving heavy furniture.
Sound LogisticsSound Logistics
Brandon R.
GAM Movers did an excellent job helping us move some large furniture around the house (including a piano) and taking some furniture to storage unit. They were extremely careful moving the items and wrapped all furniture. Very happy with their service and would highly recommend them for any moving project. Look forward to using them again.
Marilyn W.
The movers were on time, wrapped the furniture and moved it carefully. I will Recommend them to all.
GM Moving and delivery Services LLCGM Moving and delivery Services LLC
Rachel V.
Very responsive. Punctual. Honest movers. Could have been more careful in moving in the furniture.
Allsawa MoversAllsawa Movers
Amta A.
They were very careful and efficient in moving my furniture within the house. No damage to the furniture or the house. Will definitely use them again.
David CarballoDavid Carballo
Jon T.
Our experience was excellent. They did a wonderful job unloading the truck and moving the furniture into place. They took great care to make sure that our furniture was safe and secure as they moved it. We'd use them again in a heartbeat!
Lorie S.
We recently used the Movers of Houston to move our home furnishings. The crew was timely, efficient, and hardworking. They took great care to protect our furniture. Even though we were only moving a few blocks, they wrapped our furniture in blankets before wrapping it in plastic
Movers of San Antonio - HoustonMovers of San Antonio - Houston
Linda C.
Movers of Houston have been great. They are careful, reliable and reasonable. I have used them to move equipment and furniture.
Movers of San Antonio - HoustonMovers of San Antonio - Houston
Emily C.
Two men showed up on time and moved all my furniture in the their truck. Some of the stuff were really heavy and they wrapped and bagged everything before moving. They also helped me move all the furniture into my new home with ease. They were great and did everything as expected.
Allsawa MoversAllsawa Movers
Thumbtack Customer
They (2 guys) moved heavy furniture and boxes to my third floor apartment. Did it really quick, only took an hour. I've moved furniture too and from the 3rd floor and took us forever ( ~2.5hrs). Definitely worth it.
Sound LogisticsSound Logistics
Giselle H.
The guys were right on time for my furniture move! Very professional, friendly, careful with my patio furniture and great prices. Definitely hire them if you want reliable movers! FYI also do assembly projects & more!
Omni Go Home SolutionsOmni Go Home Solutions
Brandy K.
They did a great job moving a couple of heavy and awkward sized furniture pieces.
Migrant MoversMigrant Movers
Edwina D.
Great pricing for service rendered...moving of heavy furniture...Prompt, great Value
David CarballoDavid Carballo
Rachel F.
Jason and his team did a great job moving my very heavy piece of furniture. They were on time and they wrapped and handled my furniture very carefully. I would definitely use them again for any future moving needs!
Carolyn H.
Charles and team very conscious of my house as moving furniture. Did all they promised.
Migrant MoversMigrant Movers
Thumbtack Customer
My experience was excellent, and everything was moved out and in very quickly. I do wish that the movers would have wrapped some of my furniture. With the move it became a little dirty.
Emanuel Movers,Inc.Emanuel Movers,Inc.
Christie b.
They did a great job moving the furniture and were on time! I would hire them again!
Agile MoversAgile Movers
Anne M.
Houston movers quickly accommodates my request to move furnitures. They offer to help with the setup of the washer and dryer after they carry it upstairs. I will recommend them.
Zanda L.
Best movers...moms furniture was handled with care and wrapped. I will definitely use them again if needed.
Gud Guys ServicesGud Guys Services
Cyndi V.
Recently used Movers of Houston to move from a storage unit to house. Overall, they did a fantastic job. They were able to move certain pieces of furniture into places we didn't think was possible. The movers were great. Will use again!
Movers of San Antonio - HoustonMovers of San Antonio - Houston
Jeremy G.
Leo and his team were awesome. They showed up on time and were extremely polite. They helped move some really heavy furniture and made the moving process easy.
Leo’s Moving ServicesLeo’s Moving Services
Thumbtack Customer
Excellent service. The crew arrived early on and were very careful with the furniture throughout the whole move. Highly recommended!
Texans MoversTexans Movers
Thumbtack Customer
The moving of the furniture was great, only reason we did not give 5 stars was because they were late for the appointment.
The MoooversThe Mooovers
Ana F.
These guys were amazing! They were fast, polite and well prepared to ensure all furniture gets moved without any damage. They unassembled and reassembled all furniture flawlessly. Very professional and reliable. I am very pleased with their hard work and will definitely be using their service again for any moves! Thank you!
Annie M.
GAM Movers really helped me out when I was in a bind. They came with little notice and did an excellent job helping me move some furniture. 5 stars!
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