Moving to a new place is a very stressful and expensive experience. It can even turn into a nightmare if you don’t take necessary precautions. Moreover, the process of finding a good mover seems daunting. So how to find a moving company that you can trust with everything that you own and still feel safe?
Here are a few tips to finding a good and trust-able moving company in NYC that would give you the surety that all your precious belongings are in the best possible hands:
- Online research: Most of the reputable companies have their websites listing everything about their services, history, destinations they will move to, contact information and their estimate cost. This is a great way to get the background information and to start compiling a list of potential companies.
- Get recommendations: Ask your friends, local real estate agents, coworkers for the referrals. Look in the phone book of moving companies that have offices near your home.
- Know the mover’s responsibility for loss or damage: A common mistake which most people do while looking for moving companies is not understanding different types of liability. Before the move, you need to purchase the optional insurance from the moving company that covers replacement value in case something gets destroyed or missing.