FAQ

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

We offer a wide range or local moves- homes, apartments, condos, dorms, retirement homes, storage units, offices- you name it!

So look no further, Santa Monica movers will help you move locally.

Hiring professional movers means you don’t have to worry about damages or loss of your belongings. You get a professionally trained moving crew dedicated to offering you the best services that guarantee a smooth, efficient moving experience.

The quantity of movers you should hire, solely depends on the size of your move. Relocation specialists can always help you out with recommending the appropriate number of movers for your move size. Of course, there is always an option of hiring an additional mover if you would like to speed up the moving process.

Moving companies usually offer hourly rates that depend on the number of movers required, therefore the total move cost also depends on how long it takes to finish the move. As previously mentioned, it’s always great to have the option of shortening the process by hiring an extra mover.

Professional moving companies can also offer you the option of keeping your items overnight. Keeping your items overnight does however come with an additional fee, but for whatever reason it may be, it’s great to have this option as well.

Professional movers are properly trained to move your items, even if the weather is not on your side on the moving day. Of course, a professional moving company would not risk your items by moving them in conditions that are unsafe to move in. However, if it is safe to move your items on the moving day, the crew would handle your items with caution and care.

Moving companies with all-inclusive rates do provide the service of disassembly and reassembly with their own tools, free of charge. Keep in mind that if there is a requirement for special tools to properly execute the disassembly of your bed or other items, it is best to inform the moving company beforehand so that the team can be prepared for the moving day. 

Packing might be the most tedious part of the whole move for most people. Hiring a professional moving company can also provide you with packing assistance. This is also a great option if you want to ensure that all of your smaller, personal items are also professionally packed and safe during their transport.

When it comes to IKEA furniture, the customer is strongly advised to have it disassembled before the move. In reality, it is easier to move IKEA furniture, but it is less sturdy and more delicate than other furniture you might own.

The moment the movers will start charging you is when they arrive to your starting location. You will sign a contract once the movers arrive, and that will also indicate that the clock has started. The clock stops once the movers finish everything up at the destination. 

It is very important to do proper research when hiring professional movers. Not all moving companies are licensed, so make sure to verify that piece of information before making a proper decision.