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March 6, 2020

Don’t DIY That Office Move: 5 Reasons to Always Hire a Moving Company

It’s tempting to pack and go as fast as you can when you’re moving your business to new premises. After all, downtime is an expensive affair for any company.

Yet, you can’t afford to rush things during an office relocation. Rather, take some time to plan carefully, and always enlist the services of a professional office moving team.

Here are five reasons why you’ll be so glad you did.

1. Professional Movers Save You Time and Money

An experienced and efficient team of movers is worth every cent you spend on hiring them. They’ll be able to orchestrate your move far quicker than your inexperienced, stressed employees.

A dedicated project coordinator will help fine-tune every aspect of your move, ensuring the least disruption during your corporate move.

Your employees can continue with their daily tasks right up until the last minute, saving you from losing any more revenue than you absolutely have too. They’ll also be back up and running much quicker when you reach your destination. 

2. Attention to Detail

It’s normal for everyone involved to experience stress and anxiety during an office mover. After all, change is one of the most stressful experiences for employees.

Stressed people can’t perform at their best. During a move, that means things are inadvertently left behind, damaged in haste, or packed improperly. 

3. Insurance Benefits

For professional movers, an office move is all in a day’s work. Their calm demeanor ensures all your equipment is expertly packed, labeled, and where it’s meant to be.  

Accidents can happen during any move. That’s why reputable moving companies have insurance for any eventuality. 

If anything does go wrong, you’re assured of a prompt settlement or replacement of your damaged items. There’s no haggling with your own insurance company, and no increased premiums because of your claim.  

4. Sharing the Load

Professional movers have all the equipment, stamina and know-how to move heavy objects safely. You needn’t worry about injuries to yourself or your employees while moving bulky boxes and equipment.

Avoid the liabilities and risks associated with allowing your employees to assist with moving your furniture and equipment by hiring office movers.  

5. Peace of Mind

There’s no doubt that moving is an exceptionally stressful activity. It could take weeks for your employees and operations to get back up to full speed again. 

With a professional team of movers by your side, you’re ensuring that your business and your people undergo the least possible disruption. Thanks to their expertise, you can take it all in your stride and focus on the your office move instead.

You’ll have enough to do while arranging new telephone lines, sorting out the cleaning of both offices, and notifying everyone about your new address too. 

Rather spend your time with these more important aspects of your move and leave the packing and heavy lifting to the pros. 

Start Planning Your Office Relocation Today

When you hire an office moving company to assist with your relocation, it leaves you free to assist your employees with their needs and ensure your business is up and running again as soon as possible. 

Get in touch to chat about your pending office relocation or request a quote online. 

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Customer Reviews

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Customer Reviews

Theresa P. March 2021

OU Advocacy Center
"I wanted to share my utmost gratitude for DK and his team members who adhered to my every request. He consistently checked in with me to make sure the office furniture was in the proper place and if not, he and his team immediately repositioned the item. Their professionalism and attentiveness is to be commended. They made sure everything was in place and cleaned from both the move out location to the new location. Thank you so much!"

Kyle A. March 2021

Smithsonian Institution
"Your guys were great! We had no problems or concerns and will absolutely be giving you another call for future needs."

Candance G. February 2021

Aren't Fox
"The move was great because of the great team you sent over. They were very pleasant, professional, as well as very patient. They wound up having to stay longer than anticipated and move things around, and they never blinked. Thanks again. Looking forward to working with OMX again."

Stephanie C. February 2021

Agriculture & Food Systems Institute
"Our moving experience with Office Movers Express couldn’t have been better. From the beginning when I contacted you, to when you sent the quote and confirmed the move, it has been positive. The staff at OMX even reached-out to me when bad weather was expected and suggested moving the crate drop-off day. It made a difference! The actual move started at exactly the pre-arranged time and the movers couldn’t have been more pleasant, helpful, efficient and courteous. They all knew what they were doing, and I never once had to interfere. I would definitely suggest OMX."

Judy M. January 2021

Aetna
“The movers were excellent, they even cleaned every desk before they left which we’re especially grateful for during the pandemic. They are setting the bar pretty high for all other vendors.”

John B. December 2020

Zenetex
"Fort Meade is a very difficult environment if you are not familiar with it. Your team got through a very serious security process much faster than crews of a smaller size were getting through because of how well the instructions the guard gave them were being followed. Nothing about our move was easy but your team rose to the occasion to make it look like it was. They approached the job with complete professionalism and tireless dedication from the time they arrived to the very end. We simply can't say thank you enough."

Cindy C. December 2020

Shearman & Sterling
"The crew they sent over same-day were terrific – very professional and organized. The job got handled a lot faster than I thought and I got to head home sooner than expected!”

Leika U. October 2020

Rider Levett Bucknall
"The team that came out was extremely professional and FAST! We really appreciated all the communication they had with us - from taking apart furniture and making sure we were happy with the way things were done, to the placement of the furniture at the new location. At the end of the move they walked through the entire space to make sure all their materials were picked up and we were satisfied with everything. The services each and every one of the team members provided was beyond what we had expected. We appreciate everything and will definitely recommend OMX!"

Theresa C. October 2020

Air Force D.C.
"The crew you sent were very professional, accommodating and quick. Thank you for being so flexible with our many changes to this process. You guys made what is normally a stressful event so easy and pleasant."

Mark M. October 2020

U.S. Dept of Defense
"I cannot tell you how helpful your team was and how critical it was to get this job done quickly. Hats off to your team. They were very, very professional."
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