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1. What does it mean when a Packers and Movers Bommanahalli Bangalore company is a full service moving company?
Sometimes, a full service local move is an awesome choice if you have the money to pay for it. In this case, you would hire a local moving company in your area to not only do all the moving and heavy lifting, but also to pack and prepare all of the boxes. For a larger local move, the movers will often pack all of the boxes one day, then return and do all of the moving the next day.
2. When somebody is moving, how is the customer charged by the movers?
The first basis for any moving quote is how much is being moved. For smaller moves this can often be conveyed by phone or email, but for larger moves an onsite survey by the mover is recommended. The next basis for moving charges is how far is the move. Local moves, usually same state and less than 100 miles, are usually charged by the hour. Longer distance moves, usually over 100 miles or state to state are normally charged for based upon the weight of the items being moved. The mover will drive their truck onto a certified scale and get a “light weight”, then will load you furniture, then return to the scale for a “heavy weight”. The difference is how much your goods weigh. Other factors that can cost additional for long distance moves include difficult access (stairs, elevators, long carries, inability of the truck to get close to the residence or other furniture location). In addition, if you have the movers pack your boxes, that will be done at an additional cost. Some movers will survey your goods and offer you a “binding” or “firm” price to do your move. Be certain that the contract clearly outlines what items and services will be included with the price.
3. Does someone have to be present when having their items moved or relocated?
More often than not, the person moving or representative of the person moving must be present at the start of the services. This is so someone can provide signatures authorizing the movers to provide the services as outlined within certain shipping documents. Also, the moving company must get clear instructions with regard to what services they need to provide. In addition, normally someone needs to be available to receive the items, and sign for a receipt of the goods.
4. Can somebody have their goods moved to two separate locations?
Yes, it is possible for a moving company to relocate someone’s belongings to more than one location. Most local Packers and Movers Bommanahalli Bangalore moving companies charge by the hour so it will be at the expense of the consumer if they need to have things relocated to multiple locations. However, usually long distance movers charge a set fee for additional delivery locations, in addition to the weight and distance charge for the actual move.
5. Is it possible for a moving company to move items or furniture into a storage unit?
Yes, most moving companies will move someone’s goods to a storage unit. Storage units are in fact physical locations. Some moving companies also provide their costumers with storage services. If the consumer is willing to pay extra for moving company storage, they will store the goods wrapped in pads and protected. If using a self service storage usually the consumer has to provide their own protection. Simply ask the moving company all your questions and they will surely be happy to provide information.
6. Do movers offer insurance to their customers?
Packers and Movers Bommanahalli Bangalore Moving companies are not insurance companies, and thus do not sell or offer “insurance” directly to consumers. Instead, the moving company is usually the insured party, and tariff rules allow them to sell “valuation” to consumers. Valuation is a declaration on the shipping document by the consumer of the maximum value the moving company can be held liable for damage to the consumers goods, while in custody of the mover. Similar to insurance, there are varying levels of valuation coverage, with varying deductibles. The higher levels of valuation coverage cost more than lesser levels of valuation. Similarly, lower deductibles coverages cost more than higher deductible coverages. Regardless of whatever level of valuation the consumer selects prior to services, there are many exclusions and limitations to moving company liability.
7. When are the relocation fees supposed to be paid to the movers?
Most of the time, Packers and Movers Bommanahalli Bangalore moving company charges and fees are collect on delivery. That is, when the truck arrives with the goods, most mover contracts provide that the moving company receive payment before release of the goods. There are some differences between the payment requirements for local moving and long distance moving. For sure, on long distance or interstate moves, the moving company will require payment before unloading. There may be times on local moves which is normally charges by the hour, moving companies will wait until the goods are unloaded to be paid, but still many may require payment before unloading (they will estimate the time for unloading). Also, sometimes for large office moves or business moves, the movers will require reservation of significant amounts of trucks and personnel. Some moving companies may also require the customer to pay an up front reservation deposit.