What is a Moving Estimate?

Written By

Machaela Casey
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A moving estimate is a price quote that lets you know around how much your move will cost based on certain details about your move.

Moving Company Cost Estimate

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The costs of a move are extremely variable. It depends on many qualities of your move, including the distance, the size of the move, the time of year, and the day of the week. Whether you have any special moving needs will also affect the cost. Finally, the services you require determine the price as well.

There are many services we offer from a full-service move with packing and unpacking included to a simple truck rental. A full-service move will cost a bit more but is very stress-free. You don’t have to lift a finger. However, many people just hire movers for the heavy lifting – loading, driving, and unloading. Some people who like to do things themselves simply go with a truck rental and do everything themselves.

However, the most stress-free moves include more services.

How to Estimate Home Moving Costs

The best way to estimate how much your move will cost is to use a company’s quote system. Most moving companies give out free quotes to help you decide whether to hire them for your move. If you get a few different quotes from different moving companies, you will know which one best fits your budget and which company offers the services you would like to use. So, it is hard to estimate moving costs on your own.

Luckily, our quote system is completely contactless and powered by artificial intelligence. You can just take a few quick videos of your home and submit them with a few pieces of information about your home and your move. Then we will provide you with a quote so you can decide how to proceed with your move.

Cross Country Moving Estimates

Whether you are moving long distance, across the country, or within the same town, a free moving quote is equally helpful. Since we do many different types of moves, our quote estimator can generate a potential price for any kind of move. If you still have questions after getting your quote, please call us or contact us via e-mail or the form on our website to get more information. Our moving experts are standing by!

Contact us to get started planning your move.