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Top 10 International Movers near Richmond, VA

4. E&E Installation Services, LLC
4.9
from 100 reviews
4.9
(100)
  • 5 years in business
  • 152 hires on Thumbtack
"Ellis and his crews were phenomenal. From the beginning of this stressful process, Ellis was honest about the the process and what expectations should be had for my move. His honest communication about this whole process allowed me to do what I needed to do to meet the milestones we had to meet. When his people showed up at my door, a day earlier than we agreed (upon) because I said I'm ready to pack-up, the move was so smooth, I really didn't need to do anything. Being who I am, I jumped in the mix and helped and his crew immediately accepted me as part of the team. Yes, I did have specific requests about wrapping and protection; but, Ellis rolled with the punches and was extremely accommodating about my requests. One thing that endeared me to his company was after I offered to disassemble my furniture to make the process faster, he told me "Don't do that. I'd rather take everything apart so I know how to put it back together when we deliver it". That meant a lot to me. Ellis is just one of those rare-breed start-up entrepreneurs that will bust his a*s to make sure his customers are happy. It almost seems like he was moving himself from Virginia to Florida and not just someone who's giving him money to do it for them. My hat is off to you, Ellis for many things besides moving me 700 miles to my new home. You embody the standards I wish most companies hold true. Thank you for helping me be happy."

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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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