Hiring a New Jersey Mover and what are the added costs?

You are interviewing your NJ Moving company and want to know what could change the price. Here is the potential add on list. Travel time is the cost of a mover getting to you and back to their warehouse. This is in additional to your hourly move. Some movers may add a nominal fee for … Continue reading Hiring a New Jersey Mover and what are the added costs?

Moving requests over the years

These are some of the true requests (in spirit if not in word) I have gotten over the years: Can you move the aquarium with water and fish? No Can I leave the food in my refrigerator and freezer? No Can I leave the clothes in the dressers? Yes Can you move my mother before … Continue reading Moving requests over the years

It’s Spring so movers are in the news

I always meet spring with mixed emotions. For movers it means the phones will start to ring a little more, people will be moving more, remodeling and construction means I’ll be moving people into storage or PODS more. But I also know the news stations and papers will have their yearly report on “bad movers” … Continue reading It’s Spring so movers are in the news

Open letter to NJ Movers

Here are my latest deep thoughts on the lead services. I realized the other day I am paying for the opportunity to compete with hundreds (?) of other movers in a market that demands the winner has the lowest price to get attention. (I was promised, like you, that the leads only go to 3 … Continue reading Open letter to NJ Movers

Patti’s Prom Project

On another note. BD Movers has been supporting Patti’s Prom Project this past month. I help in collecting used gowns and dresses and they are then donated to a young women that would otherwise not have one. If you are in Ocean County, call us and I will arrange to pick up the dress. The … Continue reading Patti’s Prom Project

The number 1 question to ask your mover

You know to ask for the licence number and you better ask about liability insurance. What else? The number question on the phone should be “will you come out to give me an estimate?” You want reality , not guesses and lies. You want a mover that will take responsibility for your move. The only … Continue reading The number 1 question to ask your mover

5 reasons to hire a licensed professional mover

Stop thinking you can move your house on your own. (well, you might be able to but it ain’t easy). This is why you want to consider a mover. A mover will complete your move in hours, not days. I have been watching a house on my block move themselves this week. They are on … Continue reading 5 reasons to hire a licensed professional mover