What Do I Need to Know in Choosing a Mover?

Categories: Household Moves
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Before you talk to any movers, estimate how much stuff you'll be moving. Check your mover's DOT license, and ask for references from past clients. Interstate movers are required to publish their rates and to participate in a dispute resolution program; even for an in-state move, these are good indicators of a reputable and established company. Be very clear on the process for resolving claims in case if your mover loses or damages any of your items. Ask them to be clear with you about extra charges, payment arrangements, and packing requirements.

DirectGov and the DSA website may be helpful to members located in the UK.

For members located in Canada, this website contains some good tips.