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Why You Should Hire a Hometown Hickory Mover

Moving is just as exciting as it can be stressful. The last thing anyone would want to worry about is having a bad feeling about the moving company they just hired. That is why it is so important to hire a local moving company in Hickory NC, one that you can trust is insured, and has an excellent long-standing reputation in the local market. 

Below are a few reasons you should always hire a local mover whenever possible.

Ease and Convenience

Some of us are DIY driven, usually to save money and many times because we don’t trust others. Moving one’s home, however, is a large task and is not always best tackled on your own. So why should you try and hire a local moving company? The best answer is ease and convenience. A reputable moving company will always take the stress off your plate like packing, loading, transportation, and delivery. That will allow you to focus on things that are more important when moving.

At Tru-Pak Moving Systems We Are the Professionals

Though you may think you know everything about moving, you probably don’t. As you know, moving is by no means rocket science, but there is a right way to organize, pack, lift and load, even to disassemble and re-assemble furniture when the move is completed. Many tasks like packing and loading the truck have specific protocols that should not be left to anyone other than a professional. Tru-Pak Moving offers scalable packing services, relocation advice and efficiency. Professional movers like Tru-Pak also do this for a living and know the best ways to get your items to their destination on time and un-damaged.

Long Distance Moves

Moving is always a more positive experience if you have the full trust and respect of the moving company you hire. If your move is a long-distance one, it can be a much more difficult process. Having your belongings in the hands of someone else for an extended period of time, traveling to a foreign location can be challenging. Hiring a local moving company with long-distance moving experience is usually a better choice due to their accountability to the customer. But many small-sized movers are typically only local movers and not experienced in long-distance moves. Many also do not have the proper licensing to complete a long-distance or intrastate move and will hand off your belongings to a different carrier. At Tru-Pak Moving we never, ever hand off your valuables to anyone else no matter how far they are going.

Professional moving companies like Tru-Pak are experienced in all types of moves especially ones across the state or even the nation.

One other thing to consider is that a locally owned moving company’s reputation is their lifeline. They will tend to handle your items with more care and respect because of that local relationship.

A Movers Reputation

Local movers are typically small business owners who have a considerable investment in their own business. With that business mentality, reputation is the cornerstone of their business model. If you have a good reputation for service, word of mouth will spread like wildfire. If your reputation is anything less than stellar you will probably not be in business very long. Word travels fast which is why a local moving company will typically go out of their way and the extra mile to please their customers.


As a local Hickory moving company, Tru-Pak Moving is always there to answer any of your questions.  Since we are experienced in all types of moves, we can assist your business, commercial or residential customer, even provide your office with relocation services. Our moving processes include assigning a Moving Coordinator to every move we book. We also assign a Single Moving Team that completes the move from start to finish anywhere in the lower 48. We understand that moving one’s home, office or complete business takes patience and experience to complete properly.

The Best Local Moving Company in Hickory NC

At Tru-Pak Moving Systems we have been a staple of Hickory and the surrounding communities for over 60 years. We are one of the top movers in North Carolina and understand that our reputation for affordable moving services has been the contributing factor to our success. We specialize in local, long-distance, and even international, change of duty station moves for military personnel. We are also a licensed, bonded, and insured independent agent for United Van Lines and are very proud of it.

If you are in need of a free moving quote or would like to speak with one of our trained moving technicians give us a call at 1-800-659-1233.