What You Didn’t Know About Trucks

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“‘So what size trucks do you have?” It is probably the second most common question from a customer behind “How much do you charge per hour?” But unlike the dollar figure per hour question, truck size as it relates to furniture moving, is a largely misunderstood question. When you look at a truck with a box on the back, there are a couple of important things to understand.

A common reference to a one, three or five ton truck is misleading. Let me explain; the weight of an empty truck on a scale is called the Tare weight. If you …
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Is Three a Crowd?

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Hiring a moving company is a daunting process with a multitude of choices. Each company highlights what they believe a customer is looking for; some draw attention to their price, others to their service. Inherent within the price and service consideration is the element of manpower: how many men does your job require? Generally an apartment move requires two men and a truck. However, recently I have seen advertisements which promote three men as standard instead of two. How can you assess the needs of your move?

There are several circumstances under which you can benefit from a third man. …
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