Dowdy Five Star Moving And Storage

1211 New Savannah Rd
Augusta, GA 30901
Contact Phone: 706-312-3000
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Moving with Dowdy Five Star Moving And Storage

ive Star Moving, Inc. is fully insured, bonded and equipped to handle moves as large as entire household or office to as small as a single piece of furniture.
Our employees are professional, uniformed and experienced movers and packers who'll treat our customer's furniture as if it were their own.
Five Star Moving, Inc. offers free estimates.

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Very unprofessional organization. Will soon be blacklisted from use of military personnel. Avoid this company at all costs.

We utilized Dowdy Five Star Moving toward the beginning of today for our turn from Roswell to Woodstock and we couldn't be more content. Kim and Ricardo arrived 10 minutes early, which was a long ways from our last movers who were 3 hours late! They had the majority of our flat moved down in 45 minutes. At that point they secured and shrivel wrapped all enormous/weak things, which made us inhale simple. By and large, we had them for an aggregate of 4 hours all the way and they buckled down the entire time. They were additionally amazingly amiable and thoughtful, also the least expensive quote by a long shot that we got to move a 2 room condo. It arrived at the midpoint of out to under $100/hr for 2 folks with a colossal truck.

We were so content with them and our turn that we will procure them again for any future moves and prescribe them to every one of our companions.

Did You Know

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In 1938, the now-eliminated Interstate Commerce Commission (ICC) enforced the first Hours of Service (HOS) rules. Drivers became limited to 12 hours of work within a 15-hour period.At this time, work included loading, unloading, driving, handling freight, preparing reports, preparing vehicles for service, or performing any other duty in relation to the transportation of passengers or property.
The ICC intended for the 3-hour difference between 12 hours of work and 15 hours on-duty tobe usedfor meals and rest breaks.This meant that the weekly maxwas limitedto 60 hours over 7 days (non-dailydrivers), or 70 hours over 8 days (daily drivers). With these rules in place, it allowed 12 hours of work within a 15-hour period, 9 hours of rest, with 3 hours for breaks within a 24-hour day.

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QuestionThe American Moving & Storage Association (AMSA) is a non-profit trade association.AMSA represents members of the professional moving industryprimarilybased in the United States. The association consists of approximately 4,000 members. They consist of van lines, their agents, independent movers, forwarders, and industry suppliers.However, AMSA does not represent the self-storage industry.