How much do movers cost in Boston?
The average charge for a local move in Metro Boston area is about $80 to $100 per hour for a 2 men crew and a moving truck. This cost will vary based on specific moving needs.
Should I buy moving insurance?
While most moving companies offer $0.60 per pound for a damaged or lost item, Anton's Movers offer value protection up to $20,000 in household goods coverage at no extra charge.
How can I get moving boxes in Boston?
You can try nearest home improvement stores or order a Full Packing Services. Our experienced movers will have all necessary packing materials to pack everything safe and professionally.
How many movers do I need for my move?
It depends on the size of your move and amount of stairs. Most 1 or 2 bedroom apartment moves can be easily done with 2 or 3 movers crew.
Do I need a parking permit for my moving truck in Boston?
Moving permit is not required in Boston, however it is the only legal way to reserve the space for the moving van. The cost for a one-day moving truck parking permit is $110, according to the website for the city of Boston.
How far in advance should you schedule movers?
As early as you can, especially if you are planning to move in a peak moving season. Typically 2-3 weeks is enough to reserve the date you want. We also accept early and last minute bookings.