“Protect Your Move” with the U.S. Department of Transportation

Moving Scam

If only all moving companies were this honest. In our last blog, we told you the story of some unsuspecting customers up in New Jersey getting scammed by a couple of (now defunct) moving companies. Unfortunately, this is not the case of just one bad apple mover making it worse for the rest of us. Over 3,100 complaints about movers were received in 2012, up from 2,851 in 2011. The sad thing is, a lot of these complaints could have prevented with just a little research. With this in mind, the U.S. Department of Transportation has launched a moving fraud […..]

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Moving Crashers: Don’t Let it Happen to You

Crashed Moving Truck

Garrett’s Moving and Storage are your Dallas movers. We’re fully insured and licensed with over 20 years of experience in local and cross-country moves. April is that one month of the year that you can unequivocally call Spring in Dallas. March still has its random cold snaps and May starts to get a bit too warm, but April is pretty much perfection. But we may be a little biased. After all, April and May are some of the biggest months for us, and the moving industry in general. In fact, these two months have the largest number of people going […..]

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How Dallas Estate Movers Can Help

Get A Free Moving Quote

Estate movers administer a much needed service to clients providing peace of mind and quality service. When a loved one passes away the mover will carefully pack up and distribute their possessions to various locations. Estate moving experts will organize and help categorize all items to be moved when an estate is to be divided amongst family. Our movers can help you with small or large estates. All items will be professionally packed or crated, and handled with the most delicate care. Most items can be moved or shipped locally or nationally, based on the mover. What to Move, What […..]

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Tips from Dallas Movers

Stressed Out Moving Couple

We know how difficult it can be to move, especially when it is a full estate. Moving can be one of the most stressful times in your life. There are many tips to avoid the stress that moving can cause. -Do your research before you move -Call around -Take your personal belongings with you -Do an inventory of your belongings -Take pictures It is important that you know about the moving procedures of the moving company that will be handling your belongings. You will want to make sure that the moving company that you have chosen will take care of […..]

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What to Ask a Moving Company in Dallas

Unpacking Boxes

What do you ask a moving company? Have you dealt with a moving company before that you didn’t like? Did they do something that you didn’t approve of? This time be prepared. You will want to arm yourself with important questions. Have them written down before you call them so that you remember what to ask. Are There Any Hidden Fees? Ask what their fees are. Here in Dallas, TX, most of our moving companies are upfront with our fees. However, there are some fees that are not always discussed with the customer and you should be prepared. There are […..]

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