How to Pick a Professional Moving Company

How To Pick A Mover

Young couple with moving boxes

Selecting the right moving company can be a challenge — after all, you’re packing up all of your worldly possessions, loading them into a truck and expecting them to arrive safely at your new home.

Four steadfast rules apply when selecting a moving company:

  1. Select a licensed moving company
  2. Select an insured company
  3. Select a credible company associated with the following:
  4. Select a company that you feel good about

Stevens suggests you select a licensed moving company with certified and trained employees. Research your moving company through credible websites and organizations such as the American Moving & Storage Association, Better Business Bureau and Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration. And finally, ask as many questions as it takes for you to feel comfortable in the decision you are making.