If you peek into the Skinny Wimp Moving Co office, you might catch a glimpse of the company's movers engaged in an impromptu weight-lifting session. But they won't be lifting traditional dumbbells; instead, they train by repeatedly lifting heavy appliances and weighted chairs through door jambs. The goal of these exercises isn't just to build muscle: it's also to perfect carrying techniques so that they can transport belongings quickly without scratching walls or narrow doorways. Working in groups, the licensed, insured movers use these techniques to take the stress out of local and long-distance relocations.
With more than 25 years of experience, Box Brothers offers a panoply of packing supplies and accouterments along with brand-name and custom shipping services. Box Brothers stocks more than 100 different sizes of boxes, including standard 1.5-cubic-foot book- or record-carton boxes ($1.49 each, $1.29 each in a bundle of 25) and sweater-sheltering wardrobe boxes ($12.99, $11.99 each in a bundle of five). Box Brothers’ cardboard cowboys will help find the right receptacle for hand-woven wares, and they can also make or cut custom-size boxes for oddly shaped items such as spare harpoons and handcrafted kitchen sinks.
The talented and time-saving experts at Lifecrowd offer services for every sphere of domestic life. From in-home mobile massage and housecleaning to dry-cleaning and wash-and-fold laundry services, Lifecrowd’s carefully vetted staff expedites tasks and knocks items off to-do lists. The staff can also help assemble Ikea furniture, hang pictures, mount flat-screen TVs, or clean dingy carpets and upholstery.
Orange Moving ships and carries belongings across any distance using a foolproof process. Like a live-action game of Tetris, moving combines the brute strength of heavy lifting with sharp spatial-awareness skills. Orange Moving meets this challenge by supplying customers with a personal consultant who walks through homes before every relocation, concocting a detailed, color-coded plan to ensure quick, easy moves and itemizing a list for accurate pricing quotes. Courteous staffers transport goods seven days a week, whether they’re tenderly wrapping fragile antiques during household moves, or working out inventories and cost analyses during commercial moving jobs.
All Included Movers stays true to their name. Each job includes an assortment of moving supplies: wardrobe boxes to keep garments unwrinkled, moving boxes to safely transport goods, blankets to ensconce valuables, and all the packing tape, packing paper, and bubble wrap necessary to keep everything intact. And then of course there are the movers themselves, professional haulers who treat every object with care as they load and unload it into their spacious trucks. Put it all together and you have the recipe necessary for a seamless transition from one home to the next, leaving you with the peace of mind to focus on more important tasks, such as warning your old college roommate that you’ll be moving in and everything is already en route.