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5 5 1 Reviewed 5 times, 4.0 customer satisfaction.
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 - A Vaughan

Five stars for a last-minute call for help and fine work. Kevin's help was much-needed after our original crew backed out with short notice. Upon recommendation from a friend, I called KEVCOR and - on a busy weekend - he obliged by providing an able-bodied and good-natured man for our ride to another state to collect estate items. (We'd rented a truck). Our family, along with our knowledgeable KEVCOR crew member, Paul, had the job finished and were back in BHAM at the storage unit within hours. Then, entirely unsolicited, owner Kevin Soles and two other of his brigade, appeared to help us unload. All communication was prompt and clear, with promises kept. His attitude was one of "we can and will accommodate." We can't recommend this company and its professional behavior enough. Thanks, KEVCOR!

United States Alabama Alton

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2 5 1 Reviewed 2 times, 3.0 customer satisfaction.
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 - Justin O.

They were extremely circumspect of her and ensured we knew they had everything close by. Furthermore, they're FAST!!! All out move time from our two room apartment suite to the next house... 3 1/2 hours! Appraisal was spot on the nose. Ace Tip: there is a base drive time of 30 minutes (doubled)... So a hour of drive time considered into our 5 hour gauge. And still, after all that the aggregate time was 4 1/2 hours, so they completed in front of timetable.

United States Alabama Alton

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2 5 1 Reviewed 2 times, 3.0 customer satisfaction.
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 - Richard T

This organization is exceptionally questionable. They go about as thought they are helping us out and we are paying a huge number of dollars for a move. Their telephone and client administration sucks. They grabbed my furniture on October twelfth and I was assume to get is it on the 21st in Nevada. Come the 21st and this gentleman Joe that works in Dispatch converses with me such as he has no idea of anything and lets me know that the truck in departing south Florida today the 21st or tomorrow. I feel that I gave them all that anyone could need time to get this shipment right. After that I kept call ing to see what the status was on the driver and they have no clue on the driver. What sort of control and backing for their customers is this? Well I will let you know this organization is exceptionally untrustworthy considering that I have 2 little children and no furniture in my home for over a week. They basically have all that I claim. On the 28th, they come to me and offer me a markdown of like 5% which is around 150 off. That is watching over their customers right. well I believe that is a slap on the face with regards to benefit considering they totally dropped that ball. Correspondence with this organization is terrible and if the proprietor is perusing this he ought to be embarrassed about the administration they are giving their customers. By the way my bill was 4,200. Horrendous COMPANY! Try not to RECOMMEND THEM AT ALL!

United States Alabama Alton

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2 5 1 Reviewed 2 times, 4.0 customer satisfaction.
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 - Anthony R.

Used them to move apartments. Two man group came and moved me inside of 2 hours. The folks were respectful and watchful with all my stuff. No issues, got a rebate from a business card I had.

United States Alabama Alton

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2 5 1 Reviewed 2 times, 4.0 customer satisfaction.
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 - Tracy A.

We've utilized a couple of various moving moving company throughout the years all around L.A. what's more, Walter's Transfer was by a wide margin the best. For our last move I got three unique quotes from different moving company and Walter's had the best cost and no shrouded expenses/counterfeit surcharges...plus they had the biggest truck. On moving day they appeared on time and gave all the closet boxes I required at no extra cost. There were 3 movers absolute, however Frank the "head mover"/manager of the other two folks was marvelous. He was so proficient and kept things moving at an enduring pace. He has years of involvement with this organization, and he said the proprietor was an incredible gentleman to work for (I really conversed with the proprietor on the telephone when I got the quote and he did appear like a decent fellow). Moving can be truly distressing and doesn't generally go as arranged, however this time it went shockingly smooth. One of my bookshelves did get harmed, yet for the most part since it was shoddy and it wasn't generally their deficiency. General I profoundly prescribe this moving company and would utilize them once more.

United States Alabama Alton

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2 5 1 Reviewed 2 times, 4.0 customer satisfaction.
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 - Eric Donaldson

Gold country Terminals took care of my turn from Pepper Moving Company in 2012. Incredible experience. The workplace staff was responsive, learned, and inviting. Regardless of the bustling summer season, they were at work with insignificant notification. The group was proficient, respectful, effective, and quick. They stuffed my whole family unit in one day, and it touched base in Texas in incredible condition. They took the worry of the moving procedure. I would prescribe Pepper Moving Company to anybody hoping to move in or out of Alaska. They ought to be your first and final call.

United States Alabama Alton

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2 5 1 Reviewed 2 times, 3.0 customer satisfaction.
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 - Shawna P

I purchased a Groupon for moving services by Direct Movers (2 people for 3 hours, no truck). They confirmed a 9am appointment and did not show up. After not showing up for this appointment the mover who was suppose to move me tried to have me pay him directly for the move as an independent and ask the main person for a refund. After I told him I already paid both him and the main person did not return my calls or texts until close to 3PM that day saying that Groupon will refund me. I had to scramble to find movers last minute since the truck was already rented. This company is a Groupon scam trying to get you to double pay them directly and they disappear.

United States Alabama Alton

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2 5 1 Reviewed 2 times, 3.0 customer satisfaction.
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 - Anonymous

These guys are horribly ABUSIVE both financially & emotionally to ELDERLY people - are badly aggressive & THREATENING. ***Their services are far below standard ... BEWARE.

United States Alabama Alton

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1 5 1 Reviewed 1 times, 4.0 customer satisfaction.
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 - Nitta P

This organization made a FABULOUS showing pressing and moving 2 truck heaps of family unit things for my crew. From my early introduction starting with the opportune and point by point gauge through the emptying of the last box has been completely first class. They were straightforward, persevering and extremely amenable. I am as yet unloading boxes, yet I haven't found ANY harm as such. You won't be sad on the off chance that you run with Admiral. We are resigned Navy and have done a great deal of moving and this has been my best experience as such. Much obliged to you such a great amount for making an extremely unpleasant assignment a great deal less distressing!!

United States Alabama Alton

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1 5 1 Reviewed 1 times, 4.0 customer satisfaction.
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 - Kristen M

Cash well spent. We were going to lease a truck and attempt to proceed onward our own. I'm so happy we didn't. I had called different organizations and the quote I got from Motivated Movers was the least expensive, however the administration we got was first class. They moved us rapidly and the greater part of our stuff made it securely to the new house. The folks all had awesome mentalities and were useful getting everything set up. On the off chance that I need to move once more (and I genuinely trust I don't), I wouldn't dither to contract them once more.

United States Alabama Alton

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1 5 1 Reviewed 1 times, 4.0 customer satisfaction.
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 - Paul F.

Took a risk on a nearby moving company and hit a grand slam with Purple People Movers!!! They were so quick and effective that they had my whole 2/1 loft (second floor) stacked onto the truck in 45 minutes level. The way that they work on a level rate over a hourly rate was extremely decent and doesn't give impetus to wait around. They were exceptionally watchful with the greater part of my effects and asked me how I needed certain things stuffed. They likewise discharged out a capacity unit I had (second floor) also in short request. Every one of the three movers were exceptionally respectful and affable and had my sweetheart and I moved into our new flat (second floor....) after each one of those stops in less than four hours. It was a neighborhood move however they didn't squander a minute and I didn't need to lift a finger. Much less expensive than I could have sought after also :) Would prescribe to anybody and will utilize at whatever time I have to move later on! Sorry it took so long to compose this, yet thank you Purple People Movers!!

United States Alabama Alton

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1 5 1 Reviewed 1 times, 4.0 customer satisfaction.
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 - Wendy T.

The group appeared on time and worked rapidly and effectively! Exceptionally proficient mentality! We had an exceptionally troublesome stairwell and they explored some extensive things deliberately and without harming our stuff!

United States Alabama Alton

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1 5 1 Reviewed 1 times, 4.0 customer satisfaction.
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 - Arnold H.

This was the first occasion when I didn't hazard spinal damage by moving myself, and I'm so content with my choice! They cited me a reasonable cost, and adhered to it. I've amassed a significant accumulation of china throughout the years and had practically surrendered myself to the way that not every last bit of it would survive the move unscathed. It did! I will be utilizing SPARKS MOVING and STORAGE in the event that I move later on.

United States Alabama Alton

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1 5 1 Reviewed 1 times, 5.0 customer satisfaction.
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 - William A.

They were quick, careful and exceptionally decent as well! They completed the occupation rapidly and rushed to unload and set our place. We got them pizza before they began so everybody was cheerful! Next time I move, will without a doubt use Move Masters!

United States Alabama Alton

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1 5 1 Reviewed 1 times, 4.0 customer satisfaction.
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In American English, the word "truck" has historically been preceded by a word describing the type of vehicle, such as a "tanker truck". In British English, preference would lie with "tanker" or "petrol tanker".

In the United States, shipments larger than about 7,000 kg (15,432 lb) are classified as truckload freight (TL). It is more efficient and affordable for a large shipment to have exclusive use of one larger trailer. This is opposed to having to share space on a smaller Less than Truckload freight carrier.

In the 20th century, the 1940 film "They Drive by Night" co-starred Humphrey Bogart. He plays an independent driver struggling to become financially stable and economically independent. This is all set during the times of the Great Depression. Yet another film was released in 1941, called "The Gang's All Here". It is a story of a trucking company that's been targeted by saboteurs.

As most people have experienced, moving does involve having the appropriate materials. Some materials you might find at home or may be more resourceful to save money while others may choose to pay for everything. Either way materials such as boxes, paper, tape, and bubble wrap with which to pack box-able and/or protect fragile household goods. It is also used to consolidate the carrying and stacking on moving day. Self-service moving companies offer another viable option. It involves the person moving buying a space on one or more trailers or shipping containers. These containers are then professionally driven to the new location.

Medium trucks are larger than light but smaller than heavy trucks. In the US, they are defined as weighing between 13,000 and 33,000 pounds (6,000 and 15,000 kg). For the UK and the EU, the weight is between 3.5 and 7.5 tons (3.9 and 8.3 tons). Local delivery and public service (dump trucks, garbage trucks, and fire-fighting trucks) are around this size.

Popular among campers is the use of lightweight trailers, such as aerodynamic trailers. These can be towed by a small car, such as the BMW Air Camper. They are built with the intent to lower the tow of the vehicle, thus minimizing drag.

A business route (occasionally city route) in the United States and Canada is a short special route connected to a parent numbered highway at its beginning, then routed through the central business district of a nearby city or town, and finally reconnecting with the same parent numbered highway again at its end.

In some states, a business route is designated by adding the letter "B" after the number instead of placing a "Business" sign above it. For example, Arkansas signs US business route 71 as "US 71B". On some route shields and road signs, the word "business" is shortened to just "BUS". This abbreviation is rare and usually avoided to prevent confusion with bus routes.

The American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO) is an influential association as an advocate for transportation. Setting important standards, they are responsible for publishing specifications, test protocols, and guidelines. All which are used in highway design and construction throughout the United States. Despite its name, the association represents more than solely highways. Alongside highways, they focus on air, rail, water, and public transportation as well.

Implemented in 2014, the National Registry, requires all Medical Examiners (ME) who conduct physical examinations and issue medical certifications for interstate CMV drivers to complete training on FMCSA’s physical qualification standards, must pass a certification test. This is to demonstrate competence through periodic training and testing. CMV drivers whose medical certifications expire must use MEs on the National Registry for their examinations. FMCSA has reached its goal of at least 40,000 certified MEs signing onto the registry. All this means is that drivers or movers can now find certified medical examiners throughout the country who can perform their medical exam. FMCSA is preparing to issue a follow-on “National Registry 2” rule stating new requirements. In this case, MEs are to submit medical certificate information on a daily basis. These daily updates are sent to the FMCSA, which will then be sent to the states electronically. This process will dramatically decrease the chance of drivers falsifying medical cards.

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) issues Hours of Service regulations. At the same time, they govern the working hours of anyone operating a commercial motor vehicle (CMV) in the United States. Such regulations apply to truck drivers, commercial and city bus drivers, and school bus drivers who operate CMVs. With these rules in place, the number of daily and weekly hours spent driving and working is limited. The FMCSA regulates the minimum amount of time drivers must spend resting between driving shifts. In regards to intrastate commerce, the respective state's regulations apply.

The feature film "Joy Ride" premiered in 2001, portraying the story of two college-age brothers who by a CB radio while taking a road trip. Although the plot seems lighthearted, it takes a quick turn after one of the brothers attempts a prank on an unknown truck driver. They soon find out the dangerous intentions of this killer driver, who is set on getting his revenge. Seven years later in 2008 the sequel "Joy Ride 2: Dead Ahead" came out on DVD only. Similar to its predecessor, the plot involves another murdering truck driver, a.k.a "Rusty Nail". He essentially plays psychological mind games with a young couple on a road trip.

By the time 2006 came, there were over 26 million trucks on the United States roads, each hauling over 10 billion short tons of freight (9.1 billion long tons). This was representing almost 70% of the total volume of freight. When, as a driver or an automobile drivers, most automobile drivers are largely unfamiliar with large trucks. As as a result of these unaware truck drivers and their massive 18-wheeler's numerous blind spots. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration has determined that 70% of fatal automobile/tractor trailer accident happen for a reason. That being the result of "unsafe actions of automobile drivers". People, as well as drivers, need to realize the dangers of such large trucks and pay more attention. Likewise for truck drivers as well.

The American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO) conducted a series of tests. These tests were extensive field tests of roads and bridges to assess damages to the pavement. In particular they wanted to know how traffic contributes to the deterioration of pavement materials. These tests essentially led to the 1964 recommendation by AASHTO to Congress. The recommendation determined the gross weight limit for trucks to be determined by a bridge formula table. This includes table based on axle lengths, instead of a state upper limit. By the time 1970 came around, there were over 18 million truck on America's roads.

The most basic purpose of a trailer jack is to lift the trailer to a height that allows the trailer to hitch or unhitch to and from the towing vehicle. Trailer jacks may also be used for the leveling of the trailer during storage. To list a few common types of trailer jacks are A-frame jacks, swivel jacks, and drop-leg jacks. Other trailers, such as horse trailers, have a built-in jack at the tongue for this purpose.

In order to load or unload bots and other cargo to and from a trailer, trailer winches are designed for this purpose. They consist of a ratchet mechanism and cable. The handle on the ratchet mechanism is then turned to tighten or loosen the tension on the winch cable. Trailer winches vary, some are manual while others are motorized. Trailer winches are most typically found on the front of the trailer by towing an A-frame.

Light trucks are classified this way because they are car-sized, yet in the U.S. they can be no more than 6,300 kg (13,900 lb). These are used by not only used by individuals but also businesses as well. In the UK they may not weigh more than 3,500 kg (7,700 lb) and are authorized to drive with a driving license for cars. Pickup trucks, popular in North America, are most seen in North America and some regions of Latin America, Asia, and Africa. Although Europe doesn't seem to follow this trend, where the size of the commercial vehicle is most often made as vans.