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Providing Moving & Storage Services In the Philadelphia and surrounding counties for over 25 years.
Basic liability coverage at .60 cents per lb, per article is included.
Full replacement value coverage is also available. Please contact our office for additional coverage options.
Information For Shippers of Household Goods - For use in Moving in Pennsylvania
Estimate - The carrier must give you a written estimate prior to the move,unless the shipper agrees,in writing , to a shorter period. the estimate will approximate the amount he believes it will cost you to move your household furnishings. it is important that you inform the estimator of everything you intend to move. the actual charges may be more or less than the estimate.
Rates - If the move is 40 miles or less , the charge will be based on the hourly rate. if the move is over 40 miles ,The charge will be based on weight and mileage . You will be required to pay an increase in charges resulting from changes to the carriers rates between the time of the estimate and the actual move.
Inventory - The carrier must complete a detailed inventory listing all items to be moved and their condition. You may waive this requirement , in writing for move 40 miles or less . All items must be given an identification number. the inventory must be completed before loading.You Should observe and verify the inventory, noting the condition of all items. the Carrier Must provide you with a copy of the completed inventory before loading and it must be signed by you and the carrier.Upon Delivery , you should verify any Missing or damaged items. Retain your copy of the inventory until any disputes are settled.
Bill / Receipt - The Carrier must give you a bill/ receipt for the move within 15 days after the delivery date . The bill/ receipt must detail all charges for the move.it must also contain copies of the inventory and the estimated cost of services.
Payment - You will be required to pay the movers charges.if the mover has not informed you prior to delivery that he will extend credit, the mover will expect you to make payment at time of delivery in cash,cashiers check, or money order..
If the actual charges do not exceed the estimate by more than 10 percent, you must pay all of the actual charges prior to the mover unloading your goods.If the total charges exceed the estimate by more than 10% the mover is required to deliver the full and complete shipment upon payment of the estimated charges plus an additional $25 or 10% of the estimate whichever is greater. You may defer paying the balance of 15 days after delivery.
Loss and Damage Coverage - If you sustain a loss or damage to your goods, you are protected only up to but not exceeding 60 cents per pound, per article. If you desire protection greater than 60 cents per pound, per article, you may secure increased coverage by paying a higher tariff rate applicable to the coverage you desire. You may also protect yourself to the full valuation of your goods by taking out a policy of transit insurance with an insurance agent.For complaints and information, contact the Pa Public Utility Commission at 1-800-782-1100 or at www.puc.state.pa.us, include the company name and A- # for all complaints.
Proof of Damage/ receipt- Upon completion of the delivery, the driver will ask you to sign the delivery receipt. Do not sign any delivery papers until delivery is completed. Before signing, be sure all damage and any lost articles are noted on the receipt or inventory. If the driver will not make such notations, make them yourself before signing. Do not sign the delivery receipt if it contains language purporting to release or discharge the carrier from liability otherwise required by agreement or law. Strike this language out before signing or refuse delivery if the mover refuses to provide a proper delivery receipt.
FREE PICKUP - We provide free pickup on items to be stored for at least 3 months or more.
Restrictions on selected sizes. See manager for details. Packaging materials not included.
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LONG DISTANCE MOVES - Our movers specialize in East Coast moving. We do relocations as far north as Rhode Island to as far south as Florida.
We supply our moving trucks with the latest tools, moving equipment and packaging to complete your move safely and efficiently. Our moving trucks range from 16 ft to 24 ft.
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PACKING - We provide partial and full packing services.
Packing services are not provided with every move and should be requested ahead of time.
Our movers will disassemble furniture items as needed, then reassemble and place your items as directed within your new home.
We wrap your items in the house before they are moved and secure the blankets from top to bottom to ensure maximum protection of your furniture and walls.
LOCAL MOVES - Movers provide local moving services within Philadelphia county and surrounding areas.
LOADING/UNLOADING – Movers unload or load a truck or storage container provided by the client.
INTERNAL MOVES – Movers will relocate items around within a home or out to shed, trash, etc or as requested.
PARTIAL MOVES – Movers will move one item, just the large pieces, or whatever items you would like help with.