The moving industry has evolved through the years and one area that has evolved with it is interstate moving and storage. This area has always been a favorite to the industry and customers because it provides a unique service. Here, we will take a closer look at where the industry stands now so current customers can see how they can benefit.
The traditional full service moving option is still a very popular choice. This feature allows customers to hand off the moving process to professional movers who can do these parts for them. This process includes packing items into boxes and crates, loading these boxes and crates into a moving truck or trucks and taking them to the customers new home where they will be unloaded. This service is great because customers who do not have the time or the ability to move heavy objects can focus their attention on other things and still accomplish the move.
Of course, another option for customers is to get scaled down service. This has become a popular alternative for those who are not afraid to put in a little sweat equity and either do the packing and/or loading. In these cases, the moving company will only help with the driving and the loading and unloading if that service is required. This has the advantage of allowing people to pack their own items which may make it easier for them to unpack and also let them put further padding on certain items they want to ensure will be well protected in the move. However, the biggest advantage here will be the reduced cost this service offers. For many people, this will make this option affordable and the most desirable choice.
A new change in both the moving options has now been the introduction of storage into the process. Now, customers can choose to have their belongings taken to an off-site storage facility rather than a home. This has the benefit of allowing the items to be protected without forcing the customer to immediately take possession. These items can also be stored in climate controlled facilities so certain items can be ensured to be well protected. These facilities will also have security and limited access to reduce the risk of theft or other issues. Depending on your needs, this may be a great option for you.
As you can see, there are a number of interstate moving and storage options available to customers. It will be up to you to decide which one works best for your move.