GENERAL MOVING QUESTIONS
The earlier the better, although we will always try to accommodate last minute moves. In order to provide buildings with enough notice, as well as to take care of the insurance requirements, we recommend booking your move at least one week in advance.
Our crews come fully prepared for any circumstances that might develop. If you need boxes or other materials, we will have them available at the job site.
It’s always best to have an in-home estimate, if possible. A visual estimate will help to determine the most accurate cost of your move, and the amount of truck space needed for your household goods.
Yes, we always use a dedicated truck specifically for your move.
One of the biggest concerns individuals have is how much the move will cost. The answer to this question varies drastically. However, at Seamen’s Moving, we will provide an accurate estimate before you hire us so you will always know just how much your move will cost, up front.
Our movers will never take a lunch hour at the expense of the customer.
PACKING AND PREPARATIONS QUESTIONS
Make sure your home is ready for the crew. Pack as much as possible before the movers arrive. This will make your move go quicker and smoother and help avoid last minute costs. Move anything off the porch and walkways that may obstruct movement of your belongings out of the home.
Yes we can! We offer a full packing service. We also offer partial packing services as well. We can go do it all or customize your move, depending on your needs.
The movers offer basic disassemble and reassemble of all large pieces of furniture, free of charge. This is subject to an onsite estimate.
Yes. If you are unable to take immediate possession of your belongings, we offer long term and short term storage. We can provide you with customized storage solutions to fit your specific needs. Please ask your Relocation Consultant to provide you with more information.
Seamens offers complimentary box delivery throughout the 5 boroughs. Please check out our Supply Store to see our box prices and packages to fit your needs and your budget.
Yes. In accordance with ICC regulations, your Bill of Lading issued by Seamen’s Moving provides you with FREE Valuation Coverage (i.e. insurance) at $0.30/pound per article valuation for local moves and in accordance with U.S. Department Transportation.
Yes, Please ask your Relocation Consultant to provide you with more information.
Yes, our Insurance department will communicate with the building management to ensure they receive the correct Insurance documents.
Simply contact your Relocation Consultant. They will reserve the date for you.
All charges must be paid after your shipment is unloaded at the destination. Forms of payment accepted are cash, cashier’s check and money order. Visa, Mastercard and American Express are also accepted with a 3% convenience fee. We do not accept personal checks at any time.
We will always try to accommodate changes to your schedule.