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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.

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.

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. 

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 Edmonds movers
Heather K.
The guys did a great job moving us to a storage unit. We even had to move our sofa out a narrow window and they did it with no problem! We're hiring them again this weekend to help us move to our new home!
Moving Clique LLCMoving Clique LLC
Jessica D.
We recently had our move performed over the weekend and we are so glad we went with Moving Band! Our move was scheduled for 10 am and although our crew arrived around 10:30 am we did get a text from them an hour prior letting us know their ETA. They efficiently worked and wrapped all of our items with blankets and wrap, which resulted in no scratches or issues when they were unwrapped. The two movers were extremely careful and polite and moved quick! They got our two bedroom one bath apartment moved in just a little over 3.5 hours. You also cannot beat the rates and I would definitely hire them again! Thanks Moving Band for being so professional and helpful. You took the stress out of moving!
Moving BandMoving Band
Justin C.
My review is for a 4-bedroom home move plus outdoor furniture from Edmonds to Seattle. Moving Clique took care of it right and I would refer them to my friends for future moves. The guys listened to all of my preferences and worked efficiently and took great care of my more high end items. They had to work extra hard because I had so much stuff but they did it without hesitation and were positive all the way. The experience was so positive it sure helped take the stress away of moving and starting out in a new neighborhood. Thanks guys!
Moving Clique LLCMoving Clique LLC
Michelle B.
I hired Coast to Coast Movers to move a very heavy piano from one house to another, both with a lot of stairs involved. It was a great experience all around, they were quick to respond to all my questions, and were professional and on time, and the price was reasonable. I would love to hire them again in the future!
Coast to Coast MoversCoast to Coast Movers
Anne C.
Great experience all around. I’m so appreciative of how smoothly the move went: Roberto was on time and got the job done quickly!
Real Pro MovingReal Pro Moving
Shaun I.
Superior customer service! Terri's moving was very competitive I'm price, provided excellent customer service and great care for our household goods.
Tetris Moving CompanyTetris Moving Company
Jeremie C.
I cannot say enough good things about People Movers! They were on time, quick, professional and got the job done! I would definitely use them again and encourage friends and family who are looking to use their services.
People MoversPeople Movers
Donna R.
Great team work, great customer service, listened to the details I gave them about my furniture quirks, great with my people-loving dog, & if I have to move again, I will definitely give them my business! Thank you guys for a great job.
Moving Clique LLCMoving Clique LLC
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