CHOOSING BETWEEN VAN LINES AND MOVING COMPANIES, OR DOING IT YOURSELF
You have it in you to go new places.®
Leave the heavy lifting to us.
A new home or new family, a new job or new retirement – congratulations! You have it in you to go new places®. And, you’ll likely make the most successful move when you leave the heavy lifting to a pro, like Atlas. It’s what we do best – every day. Naturally, we can give you more than a few reasons why you should strongly consider using Atlas. See below, we’ll be brief.
“SHOULD I USE A PROFESSIONAL MOVER, LIKE A VAN LINE?”
If you’ve moved with a professional before, you know the burden they can lift from you, and you know the help begins well before the actual moving day. If you’ve never used a pro, you’re in for a very pleasant surprise. Moving can be positive, and not one of the most difficult experiences in your life. Ask us for a no obligation, online moving quote.
“WHICH VAN LINE SHOULD I USE?”
We’re proud to be the second largest van line in North America, making Atlas one of the best known and most trusted names in moving. While we’re a large and secure company, we’re made up of local agent. They work directly with you, they handle your belongings, and they perform the move. That’s why, more than our size, we’re most proud of our strict Atlas Agent quality requirements. Atlas standards surpass even those set by the industry – the stringent AMSA* certification process known as ProMover. If a prospective agent doesn’t meet our requirements in twelve critical customer areas, they don’t earn the Atlas stripes; even if they do qualify as a ProMover. Your local Atlas Agent can provide a free quote, begin here.
*American Moving and Storage Association
It’s likely that Atlas can help you:
When Comparing To Other Van Lines
The quality of the local van line agent determines the quality of your move. Atlas Agents are highly demanded providers to corporations who desire the highest quality when they relocate employees. This fact speaks the loudest about the service that Atlas delivers daily. In addition, your local Atlas mover is likely a long-standing fixture in your community. They’ve gained and kept their respect in your area by providing the best moving services.
Should You Move Yourself?
Hiring a pro, rather than moving yourself, depends on the value of your time, your desire to coordinate many details, your ability to literally lift the heaviest items in your home, and the size and distance of your move. When either size or distance are great, you may be surprised how efficient a professional can be when comparing the total costs of moving yourself.
Being A ProMover, Plus
We’re very proud that each of the 430 Atlas Agents in North America exceeds the stringent criteria required to be a ProMover. Atlas Agents are measured by twelve critical customer categories that are specific to Atlas.
Atlas Packers And Crew: Everything They’re Wrapped Up To Be
Everything that an Atlas professional packer does is designed to wrap your belongings in protective stretch wraps, blankets, or crates. The protection we bring even extends to your home. We protect your walls, floors, and stairs during loading. It’s a routine Atlas procedure that makes it a professional move.
Fast Service For Small Moves
Only Atlas offers flex™, the first program of its kind designed specifically for smaller moves. You get speed and security by combining the best transportation networks with the door-to-door services of Atlas professional movers.