Two Men and a Truck

Two Men and a Truck is an American franchised moving company founded in 1985 by Mary Ellen Sheets in Lansing, Michigan, United States. 

It has franchises in 45 US States and also in the United Kingdom, Canada, and Ireland. The moving company has 3,136 employees with an estimated annual revenue of $442 million. 

The idea of starting Two Men and a Truck began in the mid-80s when Mary Ellen Sheets worked with the state government as an analyst. She quit her job when offered a promotion to turn her two sons’ job into a full-time moving company. Despite the competition in town, she succeeded in turning Two Men and a Truck into one of the biggest moving companies in the US.  Two Men and a Truck is the main competitor for top moving companies like U haul, Allied Van Lines, United Van Lines, Mayflower Moving, Atlas Van Lines and 1-800-Pack-Rat.

This article will discuss everything you need to know about the company. Read on to discover more.

Two Men and a Truck Moving Services

  • Long-distance moving 
  • Local moves
  • Home and Business relocation
  • Cross country moves
  • Value Flex: This allows you to save cost, but your belongings will be put on a large crate shipped with other people’s boxes on a trailer.

They also offer additional services such as:

  • Full box packaging 
  • TV protection 
  • Furniture protection
  • Overnight moving 
  • Last moving services 
  • Packing and unpacking 
  • Storage 
  • Professional furniture disassembling and reassembling 

With Two Men and a Truck, you can also get moving tips and guides from reliable customer service 24 hours each day and seven days each week. They are ready to answer any questions you might have and offer assistance if you need any.

Two Men and a Truck Moving Rates

The cost of the company’s services vary, depending on; the size of your home, distance, and the number of stairs it takes to access your home. Other additional services include transporting fragile items, full box packaging, storage, packing and unpacking, taxes, environmental factors, extra helpers, and tips. Local moves are charged by the hour, and long-distance moves are rated by the distance and load weight.

Two Men and a Truck also offer expedited shipping which allows your belongings to get to your destination faster. But you have to consider that this option will cost you more than the Value Flex option.

An ideal way of getting an accurate quote would be to visit Two Men and a Truck franchises around you or go on their website. Indeed, it is a nice choice for all your moving problems.

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

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