Los Angeles to New York Moving Companies


Moving to a big city many miles away may have its hassles and stress. Moving anywhere at all could give you a lot of trouble. But as stressful as moving from Los Angeles to New York could get, it is possible to have it all happen stress-free. And it is due to the intervention of some professionals call movers.

What to consider when getting movers from Los Angeles to New York.

Cost of moving: although distance and amount of property being moved is a key factor when it comes to the cost of moving, movers will charge between $5000 to $8000 for a Los Angeles to New York move. A budget around this will be effective and in cases where discounts are available, take them.

Distance: almost 2800 miles between Los Angeles and New York. If you want to embark on a movie like this, it would help to at least know just how far it is as this will give you an insight into what your expected expenditure is. If the Los Angeles long distance movers charge you by the hour, it would help to know how many hours you’ll be requiring their services and also how many hours you can fit into a budget.

Safety: always consider your safety and that of your family when it is moving day. Try as much as possible to stay away from the path of the movers as it is unadvisable to obstruct them especially when they are expected to be moving heavy materials. While you worry about your safety, the safety of your property should not be a problem if you have already hired a reliable set of movers.

Recommendation: Recommendations could come from anywhere and anyone. It could be the internet, it could also be from friends and family. Good recommendations always come from satisfied customers and sometimes that is all it takes.

Certification and insurance: picking movers who have been licensed and have an insurance policy is always the safest way to go. You need to be able to trust that your movers have been tested and that you can trust them. Because anyone can easily pretend to be a mover and there is no telling the type of dangers you could encounter if you fall into the wrong hands.

Ask questions:  asking a colleague or a friend or even someone in your family with a little moving experience is always a great idea. A little bit of second-hand knowledge is still okay especially when it comes to dealing with movers for the first time. It might help to have a few pointers on how to go about it.

Types of movers

Local movers: these local movers are required for short-distance moving. Usually within the same state and distances within 100miles. They usually charge by the hour and so your total moving cost will be determined by the number of hours it takes for the team of movers to pack up at your old location, transport, and unload at your new location.

Long-distance movers: long distance movers are required for moving exercises that go beyond 100miles. These movers sometimes charge according to the weight of the materials to be moved and the total distance

Full service movers: although the most expensive, this is one of the most convenient and safest types of movers. These professionals handle the whole moving process from start to finish and ensure that you have full rest of mind during the exercise. They pack up and load at your old location, transport to the new one and then unpack and assemble. And the best part is they take responsibility if anything happens to your items while still in their custody.

Commercial movers:  these professionals and experts are required when there is a need to relocate a company, office, store, warehouse, or business cooperation from Los Angeles to New York. They have special training and they come prepared with special types of equipment to ease the moving activity.


Written by Chris Townsend

Chris Townsend

Chris Townsend is a moving professional and relocation expert that has more than 10 years of experience in the moving industry. With a background that includes working in virtually every aspect of the company, he has distinguished himself as an integral part of our operations with expertise in all things related to moving.

If you have any questions about moving, our services, or anything else you think he may be able to help with, you can contact Chris by emailing him at Chris@threemenandatruck.net

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