Metcalf Moving & Storage

USDOT # 1127088
1550 3rd Ave Se
Rochester, MN 55904
Rochester
Minnesota
Contact Phone: 800-866-3113
Additional Phone: (507) 288-5255
Company Site: www.metacalfmoving.com

Moving with Metcalf Moving & Storage

Metcalf Moving & Storage is a professional Minnesota moving company with offices in Minneapolis/St. Paul and Rochester, MN. Since 1919, we have specialized in the moving and storage needs of families and businesses. We offer a variety of household and commercial moving services, including local, long distance, and corporate moves.
Metcalf Moving & Storage has been a consistent recipient of awards, thanks to the dedication, knowledge and experience of our company-wide staff. The awards we have recently received from the Better Business Bureau, JD Power & Associates, and Mayflower Transit highlight our focus on providing quality service.



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Metcalf helped us on our turn from Plymouth, MN to San Antonio, TX. They took incredible consideration of us and our possessions. Everything was so strangely simple. We simply pressed our own particular things, they dismantled our furniture, boxed our sleeping pad, wrapped our lounge chairs, and after that stacked everything up. It was truly effective. The procedure took close to 2 hours. The group that stacked us was insane bad-to-the-bone. All business and high vitality and truly pleasant. We had a lackadaisical drive down to Texas. At that point an alternate group emptied us, put the cases in the right rooms, reassembled our furniture, unwrapped the love seats, and they were off. Awesome individuals too. General I was super inspired. Ron, the estimator was essentially spot on with the weight gauge. The workplace was always in touch and keeping me overhauled on the status of my conveyance. It was all conveyed well inside of the time period too. Not a solitary thing was broken including the cruiser they delivered without stuff.

I couldn't have requested a superior affair.

Mayflower moved me from St. Paul, MN to Los Angeles in September. They made the entire experience unbelievably simple. The delegate that gave me the quote was proficient and the expense was the most minimal of 3 organizations that I reached. The team doing the pickup was astonishing and exceptionally watchful with my furniture and boxes. An agent from Mayflower stayed in contact with me through the entire procedure. I never felt detached. The group that conveyed my family unit possessions was to a great degree high caliber. Furthermore, I got a discount in light of the fact that the assessed weight was somewhat high! I very suggest this organization.

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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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