Top Moving Myths

Choosing the Right Transportation & Moving Service

There are often a lot of myths in every industry, and the moving industry is not different. In this blog post, we will debunk some of this myths, so you can decide the credibility of a transportation & moving company.

“Every moving is a disaster” is a frequently used comment by other users, although some of them have never experienced one before. The secret to have a stress-free moving is to plan everything in advance, and you will be able to conduct it very smoothly. As a professional transportation & moving service, we recommend planning the move at least six weeks before the big day.

“All boxes are suitable for packing”. This is a big mistake because every box has a different use and also depends on the material of the box. For example a professional moving box is more resistant, and therefore you can store heavy things inside. But, if you use a common card box, it will surely rip apart and the things inside will break. As a matter of fact, size is also very important when it comes to boxes, some things such as baby toys or books can be packed in small boxes. But clothes and kitchen appliances will need larger ones.

For most people, labeling can be a waste of time, but this is far from the truth. Although labeling can be a bit frustrating when packing, it is a real time saver when you get to your new place and you need to unpack. Remember to be as detailed as possible when labeling.

If you are looking for a transportation & moving company, you came to the right place! Alexandria Econo Van Lines LLC offers some of the best services in Alexandria, VA. Call now for a free estimate at (202) 644-8206!

Best Moving Tips and Tricks

How to Hire the Best Moving Company

If you are planning a move soon, there are surely many things you have to think of. In this blog post, we have collected the best and more useful tips and tricks to make your move easier and less stressful.


What Makes for a Professional Mover?

Factors You Should Consider When Searching for a Moving Company

    Finding a good mover these days can be challenging. Although there are many moving companies out there, not all of them are as reliable as they say they are. As a matter of fact, many of these companies will try to scam you and part you from your cash. In order to avoid such situations, you need to do your homework before you start browsing for movers. Here are several tips and tricks that may help you find the right moving company for you.


Want to Avoid Paying Twice for You Belongings?

Tips on How to Avoid Moving Company Scams

Today, it seems anyone that has a van can put on a company sticker, list their number in the phone book, and promote themselves as a true and reputable moving company. Over the last few years, the removals industry has gotten increasingly competitive, and often hard to legislate due to the closing down of the Interstate Commerce Commission. The internet offers the anonymity for scam artists. With the laws on a moving company protocol being a bit murky, disputes between clients and removal firms are becoming all too common, and usually get into a he said/she said situation, with no contract or paper trail to find out when moving scam was done. For customers, the best protection against these scams is to identify the common types of fraud done by disreputable moving firms.

Fun Facts and Tips About Moving

Ever wondered how many people yearly go trough all that trouble as you are while moving?

Find out an astonishing amount of the general population in the US that is. You know why you’re moving, but are all those other people doing it? Get to know the main reasons people in America move. Are there any odd balls in these stats – sure, head on below to find out more! And while you’re at it have an early look at our next topic ,which we’ll cover in a separate post, avoiding scams from ill minded moving companies. All that after the jump:


A 3 Step Guide to Hiring the Right Experts

How to Find a Reliable Moving Company

Alexandria Econo Van Lines LLC is a reputable moving company that has over 6 years of experience. We know how difficult it may be to find a reliable mover that offers professional services and affordable rates. To ease this process for you. We have prepared a 3 step guide to hiring a true professional.