Yes, many moving companies will offer services to store your items. If you find yourself between apartments or renting a location while waiting on a new home to be built, you may need a third location such as a full service storage unit to keep your things.
Moving company quotes may be negotiable within reason based on the scope of the job. While many costs may be fixed in nature (such as labor costs for movers) you may be able to discuss details of specific services based upon the total estimated package for your move.
A project can take anywhere from a few hours for a routine move across town to a multi-day project depending on the distance between traveled and size of the items involved.
Professional movers are generally game for moving any items you need, but there may be exceptions based on specialty items.
Professional movers are responsible for the packing, unpacking, and coordination planning for a move or relocation.
By seeking out referrals and testimonials from past clients, you can gauge the suitability of a moving company to take on your relocation, whether you are moving your business into new digs or settling into a new personal home for yourself.
It is generally not prohibitively expensive to hire movers – and the virtue of an open market is that you can compare your estimate with competitors to gain an accurate understanding of the market.
Professional movers are well aware of the proper techniques for getting the job done quickly, saving you on what may likely be your most precious resource of all – your time.