Written by Nicole Harrison


It’s the peak of busy moving season! Each summer, families frantically pack and move while the weather is cooperating and before school starts back up in the fall. Moving is already a dreaded event in many peoples’ lives. You have to coordinate schedules, pack your belongings, and find a crew to move you if you decide to hire a company. As tempting as it may be, bribing your family members with beer and pizza is not all it’s thought up to be. Yes, they love you and want to help you, but you don’t want to burden them with moving day stresses. Most likely, they are too nice to tell you they don’t want to do it, anyway!

We are a professional moving company with many years of moving and packing experience, and we are true subject matter experts in all things moving. Check out some of the reasons you should consider hiring TWO MEN AND A TRUCK® for your upcoming, summer move.

Full-service moving company. TWO MEN AND A TRUCK® is a full-service moving company. That means we not only do the heavy lifting, we offer packing services to pack any and all items for you prior to the move — this is perfect for busy households who don’t have time to pack themselves. Along with our packing services, we also Two Men and a Trucksell moving boxes and packing supplies if you choose to pack yourself.

Professional movers. All of our movers are friendly, professional, and in uniform. They are also put through extensive training before they conduct any moves. This provides peace of mind for our customers, as it’s often stressful enough for strangers to come into your home to pack and move all of your prized possessions.

Background checked. Each mover and driver is background checked and drug screened prior to their hiring. Our movers and drivers go into your home to move your most precious belongings, and interact with your entire family.  We want to make certain they are stand-up men who will do an exceptional job while exceeding your expectations.

Understanding employees. We know moving is tough, but we understand this stress and work together as a team to eliminate it as much as possible. Our TWO MEN AND A TRUCK® teams do everything they can to give you a smooth transition. That way, you can put your feet up and enjoy your new space in no time!

Padding and stretch wrap service. We offer free padding and stretch wrapping for your furniture and delicate items to ensure they are protected during the move and to eliminate any damages that may occur.  We are moving, after all, so damages-free moves are never 100% guaranteed. However, by offering these services, it means you can rest a little easier knowing your items are protected during transport.Customer Service photo

Customer service. At TWO MEN AND A TRUCK®, we’re extremely proud of our 96 percent customer referral rate. We pride ourselves on our top-notch customer service and expertise. Our employees are passionate about what they do, you can tell in their positive attitudes and friendly manner! Moving day doesn’t have to be stressful — you can always interact with our movers as they’re in and out of your home during the day. They love our customers, but even more, they love knowing they’ve made an impact on families during their move day.

Give back to the community. One of our core values is to give back to the community. TWO MEN AND A TRUCK®’s Founder Mary Ellen Sheets donated her first $1,000 she made. She divvied the profit into 10, $100 donations and distributed them to various charities in the Lansing, Mich., area. Since then, we have supported numerous charities and causes throughout the country and donate 10 cents of every move to the American Cancer Society. This money goes to various branches of the American Cancer Society around the country!

These are not the only benefits of hiring TWO MEN AND A TRUCK®, the list could go on and on. Summer is already known for its busy months, planning get-aways, and if you have children, a surplus of camps and activities all summer long. Hiring a professional moving company will give you a little more free time to focus on what matters most, your family!

TWO MEN AND A TRUCK® is the largest and first franchised moving company in the United States. To learn more about us, subscribe to our blog and like us on Facebook. If you would like a free moving quote visit: www.twomenandatruck.com.

11 thoughts on “Why hire a professional moving company this summer?

  1. Great advice for people who’re moving this season! There’s a lot of benefits to using a moving company – glad you listed a lot of them out here. Thanks for sharing!

  2. Nice information to the people who are moving and insurance coverage is also main thing to consider before choosing the moving company. I like to know whether your company is providing the insurance coverage to the goods.

  3. I think it always best to choice to choose a professional movers for moving to a new place. This not about cost only but also for saving time and my furniture. As they are professional and they are always ready to make moves. So, they are ready with supplies all the time.
    I always choose a professional mover when I move to a new place.
    Thanks for sharing your great tips with us.

  4. Thank you for the post Nicole Harrison, this was informative and to the point! I did not even think of some of the benefits of hiring a moving company before I saw this article, will look to this in the future. It is really great that you give back to the community, lot’s of small business do not think of that, will look for a company similar to yours when looking to hire movers out here in edmonton!

  5. It is good to know that each mover and driver is background checked and drug screened prior to hiring. This would give you piece of mind to know that qualified professionals are handling your belongings. My friend recently moved and said that hiring a moving company was a great idea because of how much time and money she saved overall.

  6. I think hiring a moving company would be a huge convenience for anyone who is moving. I know I personally dread the stress and hassle moving day brings, so it would be especially beneficial for someone like me to hire local movers. It would make things so much quicker and easier having professional helpers to move your belongings to your new home.

  7. First of all, i would like to say superb article. Hire a professional moving company this much helpful, Your I admire the valuable information you have been able to share us through this post. Thanks for such post and keep it up.

  8. Hello, great things about your comapny! I will use your information when I search for moving company in Europe, I think it’s very good thing that you trained and checked your employess for trustful reasons!

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