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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Choosing a reliable moving company is crucial to avoid potential pitfalls such as scams, damaged items, or missing belongings. Here are some steps to help ensure reliability:

  1. Research: Take the time to thoroughly research moving companies. Check online reviews, ask for recommendations from friends or family, and verify the company’s credentials and licensing with the Department of Transportation (DOT).

  2. Get Multiple Quotes: Obtain quotes from several moving companies to compare prices and services offered. Be wary of significantly low quotes, as they may indicate potential hidden fees or unprofessional service.

  3. Ask Questions: Don’t hesitate to ask questions about the company’s experience, insurance coverage, and moving process. A reputable company will be transparent and willing to provide detailed answers.

  4. Check References: Request references from the moving company and follow up with past customers to gauge their satisfaction and reliability.

  5. Review Contracts Carefully: Before signing any contracts, review them carefully to ensure all terms and conditions are clear and agreeable. Pay attention to details such as insurance coverage, liability, and cancellation policies.

BB&D Moving & Storage believes in educating customers throughout the moving process. We take the time to explain each step and address any concerns, ensuring that our customers understand the process and feel confident in their decision. This commitment to transparency and education sets us apart as a trusted and reliable moving partner.

To obtain an accurate moving quote, it’s essential to provide detailed information about your move to the moving company. This includes the size of your home or office, the number of items to be moved, any special requirements, and the distance of the move. Schedule an in-home or virtual survey with the moving company to ensure they have a clear understanding of your needs and can provide an accurate estimate.

BB&D Note: BB&D Moving & Storage offers free, no-obligation estimates tailored to your specific moving needs. Our transparent pricing and commitment to accuracy ensure you receive a comprehensive quote that reflects the scope of your move.

A professional moving company should provide a high level of service characterized by professionalism, efficiency, and attention to detail. This includes clear communication throughout the moving process, careful handling of belongings, and adherence to industry standards for safety and quality.

BB&D Note: At BB&D Moving & Storage, we pride ourselves on delivering professional moving services that exceed our customers’ expectations. Our experienced team is dedicated to providing personalized support and ensuring a stress-free moving experience from start to finish.

To ensure a smooth and stress-free moving experience, it’s essential to plan ahead and stay organized. Create a moving checklist to keep track of tasks, pack belongings methodically, and communicate openly with your moving company. Address any concerns or questions promptly to minimize surprises on moving day.

Here’s a helpful guide to plan your move.

Hiring a moving company that specializes in your type of move can offer several advantages, including expertise in handling specific challenges or requirements associated with your move. Whether you’re moving locally, long-distance, or internationally, choosing a company with experience in your type of move can help ensure a smoother and more successful relocation.

At BB&D Moving & Storage, we have extensive experience handling various types of moves, from local residential relocations to international corporate moves. Our specialized expertise allows us to tailor our services to meet your unique needs, providing you with confidence and peace of mind throughout the moving process.

Absolutely. BB&D is well-equipped to handle even the most complex moving tasks, including specialty items and international relocations. Our experienced team follows DOT guidelines for safety and efficiency, ensuring your belongings are handled with the utmost care and professionalism.

  1. Initial Contact: The selling process typically begins with an initial contact, whether it’s through a phone call, email, or filling out a form on our website.

  2. Consultation: Immediately after the initial contact, we’ll schedule a consultation to discuss your specific needs and requirements. During this consultation, we’ll gather information about the type of move you’re planning, your timeline, and any special considerations.

  3. Estimation: Once we have a clear understanding of your needs, we’ll provide you with a detailed estimate for the cost of your move. This estimate will take into account factors such as the distance of the move, the size of your belongings, and any additional services you may require.

  4. Customized Plan: After the estimation, we’ll work with you to create a customized plan for your move. This plan will outline the logistics of the move, including protection, packing, transportation, and delivery.

  5. Packing and Preparation: On the day of the move, our team will arrive at your location ready to pack and prepare your belongings for transportation. We use high-quality packing materials and techniques to ensure that your items are safe and secure during transit.

  6. Transportation: Once everything is packed and ready to go, we’ll transport your belongings to your new location. Our team will handle the transportation process with care and professionalism, ensuring that your items arrive safely and on time.

  7. Delivery and Unpacking: Upon arrival at your new location, our team will unload your belongings and assist with unpacking if requested. We’ll work efficiently to ensure that your items are placed in their designated rooms and that everything is set up according to your preferences.

  8. Follow-Up: After the move is complete, we’ll follow up with you to ensure that everything went smoothly and to address any questions or concerns you may have.

Throughout the selling process, our goal is to provide you with a seamless and stress-free moving experience. We pride ourselves on our professionalism, attention to detail, and commitment to customer satisfaction.

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