Moving Tips

Moving is something that most people only do a handful of times in their life. Because of this, it is hard to figure out how to make sure everything goes smoothly. With that in mind, we have put together a number of great moving tips to help you avoid potential problems. These tips are from the best movers in Miami and Los Angeles, where we have our moving offices. Our team of local movers and long distance movers are also here to answer any questions you might have so please read on and then get in touch with us when you are ready.

START PACKING EARLY

One of the best ways to make sure your move is as stress-free as possible is to start packing as early as possible. Going through your basement or attic and packing items that you know you won’t need until after the move is a great idea. You can often get a significant portion of your overall packing done a month or more in advance, which will save you a lot of trouble as the big day comes close. Consider packing up holiday items, unused clothes, out of season toys and anything else you don’t need at the moment.

BOOKING YOUR MOVING COMPANY

If you are planning on hiring a moving company you should book them well in advance. This is especially important if you are planning your move for a busy time of the year. The best movers in Miami and Los Angeles are often booked up in advance so the sooner you call the better. You don’t always need to know all the details of the move ahead of time, but calling the moving company and let them know if you need interstate movers or local movers is often sufficient.

LET THE MOVERS HANDLE THE WORK

A lot of people try to take on a lot of the work involved with moving even when they are hiring a local moving company or long distance movers. While you may think that this is needed, it typically isn’t. Professional movers know all about how to get things done properly and letting them handle what you’re paying them for is the best way to ensure everything gets done quickly and easily. This will also allow you to focus on other important tasks that you need to address.

USE THE PROPER BOXES

Whether you have our movers handle the packing for you or you take on some of it yourself, you will want to make sure you are using the right types of boxes for your things. While much of what you own can be placed into normal boxes, some things should go in specialty boxes. We have garment boxes, boxes for dishes and other fragile items and many others. Our boxes are the highest quality on the market and will keep your items protected throughout your move. Whether you’re looking for long distance movers or local movers, we are here for you. Please reach out to us to book a moving day or to ask questions you might have. We are more than happy to work with you to ensure your move is a perfect success.

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Given that the governor of Florida has deemed moving industry an “essential business” following the COVID-19 pandemic, Get Moved Today would like to inform our loyal customers that we intend to keep on putting your safety first, just as we have been doing since our first day in the business. While taking care of your relocation, we will continue to follow sanitation guidelines and practices and take every necessary precaution to keep you and your family safe at all times. As an established moving company, we are making sure that our teams take extensive measures to prevent the spreading of the virus during our activities – all the while providing you with the finest moving services in Florida. Rest assured we will be implementing the following proactive measure during your move:

  • You will be able to get a free estimate on-line, virtually, or via email.
  • If you are feeling ill or suspect exposure to the virus, we can work out a way to reschedule, postpone, or cancel your move if you consider that necessary. As for our team members, it will be mandatory to stay at home if there are any similar concerns.
  • Social distancing measures have been put into effect on our part, so there willbe no handshakes or touching while our work is in progress.
  • We are equipped with gloves, hand sanitizers, and disinfectant sprays and wipes.
  • We kindly ask you to please give our team members the space they need to maintain our social distancing guidelines and still provide you with an efficient and enjoyable move.
  • Please try to keep doorways and windows open, this will increase air circulation and maintain more appropriate working conditions for our team.
  • We perform thorough sanitation of our trucks and all of our moving equipment after each more, so we can reduce cross-contamination risks.
  • Hopefully, you will be able to take similar measures and sanitize your home inorder to keep our crew as safe as possible

We would like to thank you for hiring Get Moved Today – regardless of the circumstances, we will continue to provide the top-rated moving services we alwayshave been; feel free to contact us and share your questions or concerns anytime. Our staff is here for you 24/7.

Thank you, and stay safe and healthy!