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That is why Long Distance Movers also provide professional packing services. Our packers are trained experts who know how to handle each item with the care and attention it requires.
In fact, you don’t have to do anything – leave everything to our movers to wrap and load all your belongings. We are equipped with all the moving supplies, which means you don't have to waste your time and money on searching for packing material and buying it yourself.
Moving to Seattle, Washington with Long Distance Movers
Have you ever considered leaving your cozy town and moving to another state? Have you ever considered moving to Seattle, Washington? If you have, but you eventually gave up the idea just because you were intimidated by the complicated relocation process or eye-watering moving company prices, you don’t have to worry any longer, for we are here to make that tiresome process of moving easier for you. What you need is reliable moving and storage service and moving helpers, and that’s exactly what Long Distance Movers provide you with.
Before you get down to packing boxes for moving, read on to find out more about this wonderful city. Even if you have already done some research on the subject, you should still take a look at the numerous interesting facts about Seattle we have prepared for you, and perhaps you’ll find something that will help you make a decision in case you are still having second thoughts about moving.
About Seattle, WashingtonThe first thing that you should know about Seattle is that it is a seaport city. It is located on the west coast of the United States, around 100 miles away from the Canada-United States border, and it is estimated to be the fourth largest port in North America. Even though today it is highly developed in respect to different areas, it was not until 19th century that the city became a shipbuilding center, and it developed as a technology center only in the late 20th century. It should be also noted that Seattle has a rich musical history, which would be particularly interesting to explore for jazz fans, given the fact that some of the great jazz musicians, including Ray Charles, Ernestine Anderson and Quincy Jones started their careers in this city. If you are interested to find out more about the history of Seattle before you contact our professional movers.
The Climate in Seattle, Washington
Seattle is popularly known as Rain City, and, needless to say, there’s a reason for giving it such a nickname. The climate of the city is classified as oceanic, which means that precipitation is dispersed throughout the year, so occasional light drizzle is something you will have to get accustomed to once you move there. In case you don’t really like those movie-like walks in the rain, don’t worry, other than that, the weather is mostly fair. Winters are somewhat cold, but mild (extremely cold temperatures are rare), and summers are dry more often than not.
The Culture of Seattle, Washington
When it comes to the culture of this exciting urban city, one thing’s for sure – Seattle is without a doubt the right place for you to broaden your horizons. Being a regional center for the performing arts, the city offers a great variety of choice of art forms – it can be said that you can always find something that you take interest in Seattle. Sounds tempting, don’t you think? Then, don’t waste any more time, give us a ring and our long distance moving company will help you with relocation, so you can start exploring various cultural contents in Seattle as soon as possible. We assumed you would like to take a look at some cultural institutions you might visit when you get there, so we have prepared a list of some of the numerous museums and galleries that you will probably like to remember before moving to Seattle.
- Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture – if a natural history museum is the first thing on your must-see list, then this is the right choice for you. Burke Museum is the oldest natural history museum west of Mississippi River and it has been estimated that it has a collection of over 16 million artifacts. Can you imagine what an experience it is to visit such a glorious place? Well, with State to State Movers, you don’t have to.
- Center for Wooden Boats – this museum, as the name itself suggests, is dedicated to the maritime history, and not just of Seattle, but the whole Pacific Northwest area. Not only does it give you the opportunity to learn something about the maritime culture, but it also offers boat rentals, together with various classes, lectures and workshops.
- Frye Art Museum – should you decide to visit Frye Art Museum, you will get to see a great number of paintings and sculptures created during the last three centuries. This art museum offers a collection of various actors’ masterpieces; some of the great names that you’ll come across include Eugène Isabey, Franz von Lenbach, Leopold Schmutzler, Eugène Boudin, William-Adolphe Bouguereau etc.
Since we have listed only a few well-known museums in Seattle, you can click here and learn about many others, not only in the city, but in Seattle Area, as well.
As for galleries, you might be interested in visiting some of the following:
- Henry Art Gallery – it boasts a collection of 25,000 objects, including the works by Sean Scully, Louise Bourgeois, and Bruce Nauman, among others.
- SOIL Art Gallery – what’s particularly interesting to note about SOIL is the fact that it is one of the few galleries which provide emerging artists with an opportunity to showcase their work. Perhaps you would like to be one of them? Remember that with Long Distance Movers and our top-notch moving service you can sail through the relocation process.
- James Harris Gallery – this contemporary gallery covers various works of art, from paintings to photography and video. It is definitely worth visiting.
If you want to read about more galleries in Seattle and what they offer, you can find more information here.
We believe you no longer have any doubts about moving to Seattle, right? If that’s so, we are waiting for your call. Contact us and we promise you’ll get reliable and affordable moving and storage service.
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Long Distance Movers stood out and impressed me the most, their structure was well formatted and the way they presented me with recent references I could refer to created that comfort I needed... To sum up my wonderful experience I want to say with no doubt I would recommend and continue using this company.
I am so satisfied by the work Long Distance offered during my move and everything they put forth towards making our transition into a new place just a little bit... read more easier. Thankfully, the quote took less than a day to get to me and just a few hours to complete after a couple gentlemen arrived alongside their supervisor to check out the size of the house, I requested quotes from a couple other places and they got back to be when these guys started the process with me promptly and efficiently.I definitely did not expect the move to be so easy, because it was the one thing which was worrying me for months on end. My father kept stressing me out by reminding me whichever company we choose better be experienced and ready to handle a lot of work. I was fortunate enough to fall into the right hands and not get scolded for choosing a group of guys that did not know what they were doing. The movers from Long Distance relieved me of all my worries as soon as I spoke to the receptionist, they assured me that they would be able to accommodate to any specific guidelines we may have. I did not have the time to wrap all of my stuff in plastic but they made it an effort to keep my stuff safe and sound in transportation. Let me tell you, my packing was atrocious. I was worried about showing the guys the amount of boxes of clothing and furniture they had to deal with. They let me know that they could relocate my things without ripping me off. Not only that, but I had a lot of electronics to transport, and they showed me how they were able to organize my television set, computer, video players, and fridge in the car. Everything came into my house in one piece and we were so happy to find out nothing had been lost or damaged on the route there. I am super sensitive when it comes to being on time and staying on schedule, the guys over at Long Distance surpassed my expectations and got to my place sooner than I did! They helped me take my stuff out and even organized it around my house with no extra charge which we really appreciated. At this time they were off the clock and had no requirement to do that since their job was technically already over, they took all of our stuff from one place to another, that final part was just a good gesture by the movers which showed that they truly were an awesome group of workers.I would recommend them to absolutely anyone who likes efficiency and organization from a moving company that delivers the very service that they guarantee to provide. I would definitely go through another transition with them, especially when it comes to a long distance move they are definitely the best in their business at what they do. If I had to start all over again from scratch I would not do a single thing differently and these guys would still be the movers I would end up hiring read lessIlham A.Seattle, WA8/09/2016
Made a difficult process as painless as possible. Moved from Seattle to Pittsburgh and experienced respomsiveness, professionalism and thoroughness at every step. The real difference maker is your personal moving... read more consultant (Matthew in my case) who personally takes accountability for being your advocate throughout. I have heard so many horror stories about cross country moving and I am happy to say that we are not one of them. Strongly recommend LDM. read lessRick F.Seattle, WA6/22/2018
What a move!! The service provided by Long Distance Movers was far more superior to any moving company I had the chance of using. The representative over the phone was... read more able to schedule the move to fit my timeline and confirmed and called before showing up. I had a decent amount of stuff to move and was afraid of losing some valuables along the way but these guys nailed it. Everything showed up on time with no missing goods. Keep up the great work Long Distance Movers, you guys are awesome! read lessRachele L.Seattle, WA2/11/2016
These guys worked so hard to package all of my belongings I had to make a review. They showed up 5 minutes early and packaged everything as quickly and as... read more efficiently as possible. They even took their time to help me re assemble a TV set when I finished the move in! Amazing customer service and flawless experience. Personally, I would recommend these guys for anyone who needs to transfer furniture or merchandise long distance -- also very friendly via telephone and in person. God knows moving can be stressful. 5/5 read lessArman K.Seattle, WA1/26/2016
Amazing to say the least. I actually had to reschedule the pickup because of a few issues but they took care of it without an issue. Such a great company.... read more The move was about 1,100 miles long and not one thing was damaged! The representative over the phone laid out the whole process for me and the move happened flawlessly. They worked so hard I ended up buying a few snacks and drinks for the crew throughout the move. Wonderful company overall and highly recommended for a stress-free experience. read lessArmen T.Seattle, WA3/01/2016
The crew was amazing. I moved from a 1 bedroom apartment to a 2 bedroom apartment. I had lots of stuff. They packed all my stuff in clean moving blankets.... read more The wrapped my furniture in blankets.Then they wrapped it with cardboard. They helped us put our belongings in place in our new apartment. Not a single scrape on the wall. I was astonished how well the crew treated us. Such nice guys!! read lessRobert D.Seattle, WA4/14/2016
These guys were very reliable and also very trustworthy. My boyfriend and I were moving out for school as I needed to attend university. The movers were very pleasant and... read more they completed our entire move in under the estimated time. There were no hidden fees & we would definitely use them again in the future. read lessLucia D.Seattle, WA4/21/2016
Simon and his team helped me move during my recent need for movers. I needed movers within the weekend and at a short notice and they helped me out in... read more a pinch. Great service, easy to contact, got me what I needed. I would definitely use their service again. read lessElyse A.Seattle, WA10/15/2016
can't think of one negative thing to say about Long distance movers they were just overall awesome!!! Our move was HUGE but Long distance handled it with ease. The movers... read more followed our directions during the process and made sure we were completely satisfied before leaving. The price couldn't be beat ( seriously, we got 3 other quotes and these guys offered the best one ). I read so many horror stories of moving experiences but ours was nothing like it. They definitely provide the best service. 5 stars very well deserved. read lessSocorro S.Seattle, WA2/19/2016
My experience with Long Distance Moving was amazing! I needed to move a few things to a family member in Tacoma and found this company online. I don't know where... read more to start. They came to my place and treated it as their own home. Always smiling and being careful with the furniture (My hallways are a little narrow). Best part about it they were pet friendly to the few cats we had in the house! The move was completed and everyone was satisfied. Long Distance Moving even gave me a call the day after to make sure everything went how I had planned! Great company to work with. read lessNikki L.Seattle, WA2/02/2016
Long Distance Movers is the best moving crew we have ever dealt with. The day of our move they arrived only about five minutes late max, but the crew chief,... read more called to let me know which was very responsible. They definitely made up for it in speed of move! Not only did they work quick, but they were cautious also and very careful with our furniture. They moved our piano perfectly, and made sure all of our belongings were packaged in a safe manner. We heard zero complaints about it. One stand out moment: They picked up a large TV cabinet that I closed my drawers with tape on and they said they kept hearing something small roll around so they wanted to make sure it wouldn't ruin the inside of the cabinet so they checked it. I guess when they opened it and they found my brothers money clip with some cash and his credit card in it. I had forgotten to pack it up and they brought it to my attention. Thank goodness they were careful and honest. Saved me lots of tears over my mistake! And towards the end their supervisor also stopped by to check in on things. I thought this was excellent for the boss to make sure the crew was doing a stand up job. And the price was amazing, when I requested for a quote it did take a couple of hours but I was overall satisfied considering that it was the cheapest deal out of four different companies that I have called. And they did a follow up about four days later and asked me how the whole process went which I thought was very professional. I would've definitely paid more for this teams service highly worth it. Thanks again crew! read lessWhitney C.Seattle, WA8/27/2016
The whole experience was absolutely perfect... Everyone knows moving is really stressful and these movers took that element out of the picture for me entirely. From the pleasant and professional... read more interaction on the phone with the Cordinator, to the movers who were so quick, efficient and very professional and their prices which are much less expensive than other movers. I literally called three different companies and these guys were the best price. I got my quote after a couple of hours after requesting for one. They came early in the morning as I asked, I was in a strict schedule and had to go back to work at the end of the day to close up.. I was very worried that this whole process would take long but the gentlemen literally worked very fast but don't get me wrong they were very careful as well... Very organized and responsible with my belongings, they even asked me if I wanted to double wrap some of the furniture. They were beyond careful with my things, they made certain everything was handled with the most care and in general were just the most friendly movers. At some point I let them do their own thing and left to run a couple of errands, that's how comfortable I was with them. And when I came back they were finishing up just doing extra work they shouldn't have been doing. They truly went above and beyond and I'm so appreciative of their wonderful efforts. Nothing was damaged and they made certain everything was where I wanted it to go. Even though I'm in no hurry to move again, i would definitely call the movers again in a heartbeat. Im extremely happy with the outcome. It was an awesome experience that couldn't have gone any smoother. read lessVeronica S.Seattle, WA8/25/2016
I love long distance movers! Company management is really committed to making your move as easy as possible. In my experience, they showed up to my sister's house on time,... read more packaged everything neatly and brought it back to me on schedule. Their price was unbeatable for anything I found in the Seattle area as well. Amazing experience and will use again if needed. read lessGreg K.Seattle, WA2/07/2016
From the quote that they gave me over the phone, to the packing and moving, everything went smoothly. The truck was right on schedule arriving on move day and finishing... read more up in about 5 hours (which was alot sooner than i expected). Everything was packed very well, preventing any breakage and shifting damage. I was a bit scared something would happen so the guys packed everything double with out me even asking. This made me feel like they really do care about our belongings. Everything arrived safe. Going to our new home they were very quick on unpacking and moving everything into the new house. Luckily it was only one story but many rooms, so every time they brought a box, they would ask us what room they wanted it to be in. I honestly don't think they even took a break. They had a very strong work ethic and I really respected that. Blankets, bubble wrap, pack paper and boxes - the estimate of these materials was spot on and the quote as well. No surprises with anything, Great communication and an even better crew. This was a move that exceeded my expectations and I recommend Long Distance Movers. read lessJessica B.Seattle, WA9/04/2016
I used Long Distance Movers for my move from Seattle to Austin back in July 2017. WOW They were great.Let me start by saying that I used another moving company... read more from San Diego to Seattle...and they were horrible. They packed all my furniture and boxes very carefully, but when they arrived in Seattle, everything was thrown upside down. They broke all of my dishes, two antique chairs, an easel and a bike (more than $5000 of damage)...when I claimed the broken items for insurance, they offered to pay me $15.With all that being said, I was very nervous to move again. When I received my quote from LDM, they assured me that the same company packs and unpacks the truck. They quoted a fair price, and they provided a small delivery window. They packed up all of my items and treated my home with respect. When I arrived to Texas, I had a different crew, but they were just as lovely. No broken items!!! My items got to Texas with ninja speed and my home was unpacked immediately.I will definitely use LSD for my next move. Thank you! read lessCosette S.Seattle, WA11/02/2017
Could not have had a better moving experience. Long Distance Movers arrived on time, extremely pleasant group of guys, very courteous, treated all of our belonging with the utmost of... read more care, and went out of their way to protect our property too. They were cautious with moving around our furniture, making sure that nothing touches the wall, making sure that our rugs would not get dirty. At one point they wanted to take off their shoes because our rug was just cleaned, but I told them they did not have to. One thing that I really liked was once we got into my brand-new home they reassembled some of my furniture. They seemed to have loved their job, they were very friendly and professional. Very professional - I really can't say enough good things about Long Distance Movers. They made me feel very comfortable, and had an amazing attitude. I have never been able to say how great a moving company was. The last experience I had with a moving company had me worried about the process. They didn't have the great attitude, strong worth ethic's, and fair prices like Long Distance Movers had. My sister is also about to move into Seattle and i already have her using Long Distance Movers as well. I would totally recommend them to everyone. read lessStephy D.Seattle, WA9/09/2016
First off, moving is very difficult. I used to get all my friends and family together to help pack boxes, carry heavy furniture and go get that rented box truck... read more (which never seemed to run right). I have done it many times and thought that was the norm. Our last recent move we decided to try something new. We called up Long Distance Movers, which we heard from a friend was awesome. They gave us a great quote and also gave us peace of mind that everything would be taken care of. After talking with the owner, I felt at ease with the move. He was very friendly and made sure all of our concerns were taken care of. The level of professionalism was perfect. I was comfortable and had a lot of confidence on this team. I literally stood back while the guys hand packed everything in the house with meticulous care. I didnt even pack one thing (although i tried). The furniture was wrapped and the dishes and fragile furniture was wrapped in bubble wrap. Not only did they do a good job packaging our belongings, they were very careful. They weren't in any rush and made sure that no furniture would bang up the walls or slide around in the back of the truck. Everything was moved into their huge truck. After everything was packed and loaded up, the house was spotless. All we had to do was vacuum. No one wants to move, but if you do, call Long Distance Movers. They are very reliable. read lessEesha P.Seattle, WA9/06/2016
When I got married we rented an apartment. There was all necessary and we didn't have to move our furniture. Few months ago we got our house and we needed... read more our furniture moved from my in parents' house. ( they live in Cali )We knew that it would cost money but it would be cheaper than to buy new furniture. We found long distance movers called them and they gave us quote for state to state moving. Well the price was lower than we thought and it was a nice surprise. That was not the end. When they delivered our furniture it was packed perfectly. Their packing service is great to keep the load safe so if you need to move something fragile you can count on them. read lessArno G.Seattle, WA1/23/2016
If there was a Nobel prize for moving..... I have moved a few times before so know what to expect from movers. Let me tell you that these guys came... read more out on top as far as overall moving experience is concerned. The movers were possessed with only one goal when they came in to my apartment, to consolidate all the garbage I had accumulated, which I called furniture, and package it nice and clean for the ease of transportation across the country. They moved their magic wands and within a few hours my house was as empty as my wallet always is. Strictly speaking in engineering terms, they minimized the number of boxes needed to pack all the stuff, without excluding anything, no matter how trivial it was, for example iPhone instruction manual (who needs that) or "Microwaving for One" book I had lying around. They were able to carry heavy loads on their shoulders and walk in a straight line, without hitting walls or hot girls coming their way. They shipped my car 2K miles in open trailer, without damaging it and the car arrived exact same day that was promised to me, nothing short of amazing. My apartment stuff arrived a week later, was promptly unloaded from truck, assembled nicely and my case file was closed. We had completed our longest move ever without much hassle and stretching our budget. If I ever move again ,though chances of that happening are less than a meteor strike on 29th February, I would call these guys first. I would whole heartily recommend these guys for their timeliness, coordination and helpfulness. I hope your business goes the long distance. read lessShreyash U.Seattle, WA5/03/2017
I hired Long Distance Movers to move the contents of my condo from Seattle to San Diego. They were very professional. The sales person that I worked with on the... read more phone was excellent, professional and really cared about getting it right. When I asked if they could deliver items to two different locations in SD they said that was not a problem. I experienced no damage that I'm aware. I can fully recommend this company. read lessBrett S.Seattle, WA9/15/2017
Take it from someone who has moved a lot. Long Distance Movers is the best! When you call, you're assigned a contact who will be your point person throughout your... read more move. This person, Brian, was very courteous and helpful. Moving is never any fun, but Brian knew what he was talking about, we were able to create our estimate, and I signed electronically. Easy. The crew that came to pick up my belongings was on time, efficient, and very courteous. I did not pay by the hour--and they took their time with my belongings. They did a great job wrapping my antique bed, tv, and other precious items. When the moving van was en route to my destination, I received text message updates on my phone, so I knew where the truck was at any given moment. The team that delivered my belongings actually arrived early and was amazing at unpacking and putting everything together. It was seamless. Nothing broken, nothing lost. I liked the personnel, they had a lot of energy and took a lot of pride in their work. Communication was great throughout the whole process. I highly recommend Long Distance Movers! read lessGigi G.Seattle, WA7/18/2018