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Moving reviews in Allentown


They did an excellent job. I chose to use their moving truck. They arrived with the truck 15 minutes before the appointed time. They handled the furniture very carefully. They also had tools to disassemble one bed in order to move it out the door. The prices are reasonable. I was very satisfied with their service. Hopefully I won't need to move in the next few years. If I do need to move, I will definitely use their service again. I will also recommend them to my friends.
- Yong Z.

I contacted
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based upon the reviews on Angie's List to get an estimate prior to having a moving date.
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came out and at that time I was not sure of everything that I was going to move but he gave me a range of $1,400 to $1,800. When I had a date he came back and I had a better idea of what I was keeping and the final estimate came in at $1,550. He then returned 2 more times to deliver boxes and wardrobes for my move.
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was always responsive whether I contacted him by phone or text messaging. When the day for the move came
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was there to pack the truck while 2 other very competent, respectful and pleasant men carried my belongings out. I wanted
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to pack several items for me including 2 flat screen TV's and monitors as well as lamps and pictures. This was done with care and all items reached my destination safely. I was concerned about the ride up here, but my concerns were quickly abated when I saw how
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was following me. He always stayed a safe distance behind me (I hate tail gating) and we were able to coordinate lane changes, etc. That may not be a big deal to everyone, but it was important to me. When everything was unloaded safely I found that a large butcher block kitchen cart would not fit in my new home. My son is now in the home where I was living and he could use it, so I asked
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if they could take it back down to Pennsylvania with them. Fortunately
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lives only a few blocks from me so they were returning the truck there anyway so it wasn't out of their way. They happily agreed to do this and they delivered it around 9:30 that evening, that with a start of about 7:30 am made for a very long way. I highly recommend
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. If I ever move back to Pennsylvania I would use their services again.
- Marcia C.

The move went very well. They were professional and knew what they were doing. It started raining half way through the move but they didn't stop. It took about 8 hours to complete and I was very happy with the results.
- Darryl D.

We have used this company a number of times, as has my extended family. They provide a very good service for the price. We moved our own lamps, clothes and breakables, but they moved everything else, taking apart beds and putting them back together, etc. I do recommend this company. They are honest and reliable, and provide a good service for the price with local moves in the
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Valley. I also understand that they are the mover for DeSales University.
- Elizabeth M.

Ok I will tell you how I called
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less than 24 hrs ago because I needed to moving this morning after the Movers I hired a month ago totally flaked on me call no show...with wishfull thinking that they may be able to squeeze me in at least in a week. These guys showed this morning bright and early and did their thing. I can't begin to tell you how thankful I am for them. With a disabled husband and myself recovering from cancer treatment there was no way we were able to do this move alone. These movers are quick and professional. And came through for me. I am so thankful for them. I wish I had more to give them. Thank you thank you thank you. Mrs
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S West St Allentown Pa.
- James B.

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was on time and did a great job moving my furniture. Some items were difficult to get around corners and up/down stairs.
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ensured that everything was moved without damage. I would use him again for other services.
- Denis E.

Shiveley's was great. I called them in a panic when another moving company who promised to pack and move us cancelled two days before our pack/move date. Shiveley's was awesome. They told me they could pack me on Sunday (in 2 days) and move me on that Tuesday. They were very apologetic that they had no time to send anyone out to give me an estimate and also that they had to pack one day and move on another, which didn't bother me; after all they were doing me a favor at the last minute so I wasn't about to complain.
The packers arrived on time (a few minutes early) and packed almost everything on Sunday by 2 pm but had to stop then because they ran out of packing materials. They asked if I would mind if they came early on Tuesday and pack the last hour or so our stuff. I said fine with me and again they came on time and packed/loaded everything carefully and efficiently on Tuesday.
At out new farm house they did an incredible job unloading under some difficult circumstances: It poured rain all day and night, it was extremely cold and very windy. Our headboard didn't fit up our curved staircase so they had to take it apart and reassemble it. They worked a long day without a lunch break and basically had a trying day all around.
All of our belongings made it to our new house without any breakage or scratches. They were very careful even though they had a long, hungry, wet, cold day. It took them until about 10:30 PM to unload everything and the entire time all the men had smiles on their faces and were happy and joking around with us.
I LOVE Shiveley's, that i why I always call them when I have to move. I don't know why I ever called the "other" movers this time since they stood us up and in the end Shiveley's cost was less than the other guys quote and their service was top notch as always.
- Lee L.

I am disabled so I can't do very much physical labor, so I called
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to come to my house and give an estimate to pack and move my belongings approximately 30 miles away. A representative and his associate came about a day later and looked around and asked a few questions. They said they would email me an estimate in 24 hour. I stressed that I have 1 month to be out of my current home and both said that would not be a problem that they would take care of everything.
I waited and waited for an estimate, after a week I called the main office in
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where I was told they could put me through to my agents voice mail. I left a voice mail and waited for a return call but received none. I called the voice mail again and asked that he please return my call. By this time half the month was gone. I once again received no return call.
Finally on the 19th of the month I sent an email to my agent and made it clear that if I don't hear from him that day I would be looking elsewhere for moving services. Instantly I received a response stating that they can't (or wouldn't ??) move me. Their reason being was that they were to busy, yes but I should have been one of those people on the list making them busy. After all I did call a month in advance and was told it was not a problem. I asked when they could move me and was told it would be maybe sometime after December 18th, maybe.
I went from both of the agents visiting my home telling me that it would be no problem to move me out by the end of the month (November) to maybe after December 18th.
I was stuck with a lease that expired the end of the month and it was already the 19th and I had no movers. Luckily a local company stepped up and squeezed me in.
I think
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decided they could make more money elsewhere (maybe moving a business) than moving me. I find what they did irresponsible and back handed. I would not ever trust them again to even move a dog house! Simply put they lied and waited to the last minute to let me know that they decided not to move me.

- Lee L.

Did not use this service as
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was very slow to return calls, unwilling to come to the house to give an estimate (when other movers would), and never followed thru on sending an email to give a quote. Very unprofessional. Would not hire him.
- Lori P.

I will start with the positives. The person in charge,
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, was easy to get in contact with, friendly and responsive to questions. Their rates seemed reasonable and they were flexible about when they were able to do the work. That is when the good experience ended.

I should have read the other review more closely, because this company are not professional movers. They are college kids who move things, which for us is a huge difference. It is like hiring a few of your friends to come over and help and not employees that have extensive experience with moving. To be fair, we are very anal about our things and our recently remodeled home. But we have done 3 long distance moves in 4 years, so I can make a fair assessment of movers. They didn't have any tools and didn't know how to take any furniture apart.

We needed them to move dressers upstairs and on the first piece they tried to carry up they gouged our newly installed hardwood floor and came close to ruining our new staircase. They knew they did it, and never apologized. Once I realized that they were inexperienced, I felt like I had to watch them very carefully. They still banged up a few other pieces of furniture, again never apologized and even seemed annoyed by us telling them to be more careful. I have never had a mover have such blatant disregard for my belongings. Usually they are smart enough to at least be more careful when I am standing right there! Also, they were not very personable, although they probably hated us because we must have said to be more careful at least a 100 times . We had them move the pieces that my husband and I knew we couldn't carry on our own. Even though it was only an hour into the 2 hour minimum, we told them we didn't need them any more. We didn't want to risk more damage to our house that we just spent months and thousands of dollars remodeling.

I just don't think they cared as much, compared to professional movers since this is not their full time job. Maybe when I was in my twenties and moving between apartments they might have been fine. But I would not recommend them if you have any interest in keeping your belongings or home intact.

Update due to the company's response: The response from the company was not an accurate depiction of the situation. I specifically remember telling him that it was bedroom furniture that needed to go up the stairs (which I think implies a dresser). Also, I remember telling him about one very heavy piece that we have for the master bedroom. This didn't go up the stairs and only needed to be moved 25 feet. Regarding this piece he told me as long as my husband was home in case they needed extra help 2 people were sufficient. The dresser that did go up the stairs was not 350 pounds. It isn't expensive furniture and the drawers were out of it so there is no way it was that heavy, just a dresser that is a long awkward piece of furniture. My husband and I have moved it multiple times by ourselves, but I couldn't move it this time because I was pregnant. It wasn't swiveled over a railing. From the response, it sounds that the person I made the arrangements with was actually here moving the furniture, which was not the case. I was the only one both making the arrangements and here the day of the move. Additionally, I wrote the original review shortly after the move, so the details were fresh in my mind compared to several months later by a person not here. Given the unprofessional response from the company you can gage the maturity of the company for yourself.
- Karen G.
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All Movers in Allentown, PA

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Philadelphia, PA
1-800-haul-out is a full service haul-out and removal company. we do all the work-start to...

360 Auto Transport

7717 Delhi Road
Woodway, TX
Family owned and operated with 10 years experience. federally licensed/bonded working with...

AAA Junk Removal

139 Winter Mt Dr
Andreas, PA
We do house clean outs / clean ups. we remove all junk an unwanted items.

AAA Moving and Storage Co.

102 industrial Blvd
Easton, PA
Dependability delivered licensed and insured, on time pickup and delivery,competitive prices,...


20015 HWY 99
Lynnwood, WA
Abc billiards is a family owned and operated billiard supply and service company

ABC Moving Service

2438 S. 5th st.
Allentown, PA
Additional address -2438 south 5th street allentown, pa 18103. additional phone numbers -...

Adam's Moving and Hauling

5 Portland Rd
Conshohocken, PA
Additional phone numbers - (215) 665-1660, (484) 532-7732, (610) 292-8111, (610) 296-8229,...


Slatington, PA
Owner operated. cost is determined by the job.

AJ Stanfield Entrepreneurial Enterprize LLC

208 Dock St
Schuylkill Haven, PA
Multi-service business! nicknamed "the office masters"! we will guarantee to beat or match our...

Alpha International Movers Inc

34 Bossardsville Rd
Sciota, PA
Additional address - po box 227, sciota, pa 18354. additional service areas for moving - the...


12325 Acadamy Rd.
Philadelphia, PA
Movement of household goods, packing of household goods storage of household goods local &...

Arpin Van Lines - Harry M Kies Moving

1928 Jefferson St
Easton, PA
Harry m. kies moving is an arpin affiliated mover that provides moving services for easton,...

Atlas Van Lines Inc

1212 St George Rd
Evansville, IN
Additional phones - (800) 638-9797, (812) 421-7168, (800) 847-6683, (800) 638-9797. additional...

Auto Transporters

San Diego, CA
Family owned. fully licensed and bonded freight carrier. we only use carriers with a 95% or...


Milford, PA
We are a professional moving business.

Bates Moving & Storage

815 Benny St
Salisbury, MD
Cost is deteremined by the job. additional email: agent for united...

BIG GUY for hire Moving Labor Services

Royal Oak, MI
We offer professional labor only moving services in the southeastern michigan area and...


237 Court St.
Reading, PA
Boxaroo rents plastic moving boxes and other moving supplies to make moving less tressful for...

Bulldog Movers Inc

4194 Northeast Expressway
Atlanta, GA
100+ employees. no subs. cost determined by the job. agent for wheaton interstate moving....

Clouds Moving & Storage

1509 S Sandhill Dr
Washington, UT
Family owned and operated. families moving families. over 35 years experiance. qaulity you can...

Delaware Moving and Storage, Inc.

214 Bear Christiana Rd
Bear, DE
Delaware m&s is a full service moving company. we have been providing services in delaware and...


6015 Montrose rd
Rockville, MD

Frick Transfer Inc

Easton, PA
Additional dba's - frick repair, frick rigging.

Golden Transition LLC

370 Indigo Way
Allentown, PA
Senior move management & estate liquadation company

Harry M. Kies Movers

1928 Jefferson Street
Easton, PA
Harry m kies movers is a moving company, offering residential, commercial and long distance...


3935 lower saucon rd
Herllertown, PA

Hood Moving

304 Browns Ferry Rd
Chattanooga, TN
At "a moving around" we understand the importance of moving not just furniture but the family...

Housecalls Handman Service

762 Claremont Avenue
Tamaqua, PA
We do just about everything, one call solves it all no job too small!!

Hughes Relocation / United Van Lines

5900 N Cannon Ave
Lansdale, PA
Additional dba - fischer-hughes transport. additional phone - (610) 791-1000. see website for...

Jet Moving & Systems

3477 Corporate Pkwy
Center Valley, PA
Additional email -


Providence, RI
Local & long distance residential moving, office & commercial moving, storage, distribution &...

K & K Custom Transport LLC

PO Box 212
Yoder, CO
Owner operated. cost is determined by the job. travel charges apply. see website for...

Koalaty Sheds

2262 Downing St.
Reading, PA
From sheds to hot tubs, our knowledgeable crew and specialized equipment are ready and able to...


Wyckoff, NJ
We are a family owned and operated business that moves pianos and organs exclusively. our...

L&J Moving and Storage

36 Mountainside Rd
Temple, PA
Transportation company for moving services and also a blanket wrap carrier servicing primarily...

Lausch's Moving & Storage Inc

330 N Wyomissing Ave
Reading, PA
We are a family-owned moving & storage business that has operated in the berks county area...

Lehigh Valley Movers LLC

529 Dewberry Ave
Bethlehem, PA
Lehigh valley movers was started in 2003. proudly, it is owner operated. we are a small...

LuckyMoving Inc

16 Elkins Rd
East Brunswick, NJ
Lucky has been assisting numerous customers with relocation for over twenty years. members of...

Lytle Property LLC

Allentown, PA
We're a full service moving company serving the lehigh valley area.


Easton, PA
Aaa moving & storage co. is your locally owned and operated, full service moving and storage...

Montway Auto Transport

1400 E Touhy Avenue
Des Plaines, IL
Welcome to montway auto transport ®. we're an award winning, five star rated, car moving and...

Mooney's Moving & Storage

33 Bon Air Dr
Warminster, PA
Since 1919, mooney’s moving & storage has provided local and long distance moving services...

MoveBright Van Lines

11234 San Jose Blvd
Jacksonville, FL
Movebright van lines is a full service moving and storage company headquartered in...

Moving By Cury

3933 Maple St.
Allentown, PA

Moving Pro Co

Po Box 4252
Bethlehem, PA

Moving with Mules

Allentown, PA
You provide the truck or pod and we provide the labor. we provide safe courteous trust worthy...


York, PA
Muscleformoves offers services in pa md dc de nj. we accept cash and credit cards. we are...


Allentown, PA

O'Brien's Moving & Storage

7066 Snowdrift Rd
Allentown, PA

PODS Moving and Storage

1550 Lehigh Dr
Easton, PA
Pods makes moving and storage more convenient and flexible. we deliver a container. you load...

Prisma Cargo Solutions LLC

555 8th Ave
New York, NY
Additional email - &...

QRC Contracting Co., LLC

625 Itaska St
Bethlehem, PA
Qrc contracting co., llc, proudly serves all of lehigh & northampton counties and surrounding...

Quick Transfer USA

860 Bedford Ave
Brooklyn, NY
As a freight broker, we take the time to listen to each customers needs in order to connect...


Reading, PA

Ruth's Movers

817 Evans St.
Bethlehem, PA
Moving service

Shively's Moving & Storage

2829 W Blvd
Bethlehem, PA
Additional address - po box 3370, bethlehem, pa 18017.

Solid Source Realty/Barbie Hintz

Mae Ln
Alpharetta, GA
Real estate referral service within the united states. if you need a realtor and don't know...

Start Moving

2372 old combee rd 103
Lakeland, FL
Thanks for giving start moving (previously known as smart move) the opportunity to take the...

Sterling Van Lines

4550 E Olympic Blvd
Los Angeles, CA
Over 50 years of combined moving experience, over 10,000 moves of similar nature, and a...


11942 Sherman Road
North Hollywood, CA
Interior design delivery and installation - state to state and worldwide.

The Mooving Company

1120 E Main St
Montrose, CO
Additional dba - future moves of america inc. additional contact name - dawn e white....

TNT Furniture Movers

1411 S Hawthorne Ave
Sioux Falls, SD

Two Mules Moving LLC

2400 W Chew St
Allentown, PA
8 employees. no subs. same day moving service at no extra charge.

United Rentals

2201 28th St SW
Allentown, PA
Rent or buy construction equipment, heavy industrial equipment, tools and much more from...

We Haul Moving

1866 Auburn St
Bethlehem, PA
We-haul moving offers competitive rates for quality moving experiences. no 3rd party...


415 n 15th st
Allentown, pa
We are a shipping company,

Williams Transportation

1151 Bulldog Dr
Allentown, PA
We have three employees that work together to serve your needs.

Woody & Sons Moving

11151 66th St
Largo, FL
Family owned & operated. household and commercial moving company! we take pride in setting our...

World Class Movers LLC

715 N Woodland
Olathe, KS
We have over 23 years of experience. we are a full service relocation company. no job is too...

Zippy Shell of Lehigh Valley

1906 MacArthur Road
Whitehall, PA
Zippy shell is the solution for all of your self storage needs. what could be easier than a...

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