While you are prepping yourself with a long list of questions to ask your potential movers, you probably are not even considering that they could be doing the same thing. Some people assume that just because they choose to hire a moving company that the company will automatically accept. This is not always the case. So, don’t be surprised if when you are done with your list of questions that they don’t break out a few of their own.
Do you have homeowners or renters insurance? If yes, what is the coverage?
Insurance is a very tricky topic, when it comes to moving. There are different levels of insurance and while they may cover the goods you ask them to move, there could be restrictions and stipulations. Alternatively, if you have an expensive or rare collection or priceless heirlooms, you may choose to move this yourself under your own policy. If you do this, you need to make sure that your policy is current. If you don’t have insurance yourself, you will need to make sure that you are very honest when telling the moving company of any valuables. If you don’t disclose them and something happens to them, they really don’t have to cover it. Read More