Home / Moving Tips / What To Ask Your Mover What To Ask Your Mover Asking you potential moving company the right questions is critical in the moving process. Asking your mover these questions will help to ensure that you are on the same page and that your expectations will coincide with their services. Please keep in mind that you can Contact Us anytime to further discuss our answers to these questions. Is your moving company licensed and insured? This is important because the moving company needs to have the proper licenses. Insurance is importance to cover both you and the company. Our Answer:at Daniel Moving Systems we are fully licensed and insured. Are they a member of the American Moving & Storage Association (AMSA), Better Business Bureau (BBB), and Pro-Mover? All professional movers will be a member of this organization. This is important because it indicates a level of professionalism that you will want in a moving company. Our Answer: We are a member of the AMSA, the Better Business Bureau and Pro-Mover. In fact, we proudly display that at the bottom of our website. How long have they been in business? This will tell you a little bit about their level of experience and expertise in the field. A professional moving company that has been around a long time has probably been around a long time for a good reason. Our Answer: We are a family owned and operated company that has been meeting and exceeding customer expectations since 1973. Are all your employees background checked? Ask the moving company to provide a detailed estimate that includes all fees. This is important when you are comparing estimates and because you don't want to be surprised by any unexpected expenses due to mis-estimation or miscommunication. Be sure to ask what type quote you are being provided. Our Answer: We provide detailed, accurate estimates to our customers in order to make sure that we are on the same page so that your moving experience is a positive one. We provide: binding/ non-binding/ assured price protection/ space reservation estimates based on your individual needs. Does your moving company provide vaulted storage and climate-controlled storage? This is important when you may have a need for storage while your find or build your new home. Our Answer: We offer clean, safe, secure, vaulted storage and climate-controlled storage at surprisingly low rates for those times when you need a place to store a few extra items or a whole houseful of furniture. What type of home protection materials will be used to protect my property and home against damage while moving in or out? Things can happen during a move, but your mover should be taking every precaution to protect against damage. Our Answer: Our crews will protect your home from moving damage by putting protective covering on hand rails, entry ways, and floors in main traffic areas into and out of the home. How will you handle my antiques or family heirlooms? It's important to know that your treasured possessions will be handled with care and arrive safely to your new home. Our Answer: Our drivers are highly trained and experienced in how to load/ care for these types of items. We also have a specialized crew and truck to crate and package even more fragile items when required. Be sure to make your sales representative aware of your most prized items, so he/ she can make proper arrangements for us to care for them to suggest the best way to care for them in cases where you will be packaging these items. Can you provide references? Nothing speaks louder about a company than it's satisfied customers. See first hand what kind of work they do. Our Answer: We are more than happy to provide references for you. In fact we already have a testimonials section on our website with many quotes for satisfied customers. If you want to know more, we will provide references as needed. We are always happy to answer your questions, ask us at any time. We know that the more we can accommodate your needs the better our opportunity to be able to serve you. Daniel Moving Systems wants to be your Atlanta mover and everything in between.