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25 09, 2020

Moving Terms

2020-09-25T15:31:49-05:00September 25th, 2020|Categories: Company Updates, Our Services|

Moving Terms Sometimes we can use a lot of moving industry related jargon when talking and in out paperwork. Here is a list of terms you may encounter and some clarification as to their meaning. Accessorial charges:  charges made by the moving company for services such as unpacking and appliance servicing that are charged in addition to  transport costs. Appliance servicing: the preparation of large electrical appliances for safe shipment at an additional charge. Bill of Lading: a contract between the moving company and the mover containing the order number used to track your shipment. Binding Estimate: a written agreement with your moving company guaranteeing the total cost of the move based on an estimate of items prior to your move. Carrier: the mover who is actually transporting your items. C.O.D. (Cash on Delivery): when payment is owed to the moving company upon delivery. Destination agent: the agent responsible for providing  information regarding your shipment to you and your carrier in the destination [...]

29 05, 2020

Keeping your possessions safe is our 1st Priority

2021-01-26T08:07:38-05:00May 29th, 2020|Categories: Company Updates, Long Distance Moving Tips, Our Services|

Keeping Your Possessions Safe Is Our 1st Priority If you have a special piece of furniture that needs safeguarding during a move 1st Step Movers can move it safely. Our pros can dismantle and reassemble furniture, move with minimal scratches on your floor and furniture, and provide insurance for you belongings. We have the skill and experience to keep your belonging's safe.