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Planes Moving & Storage of Columbus

Imagine for a moment that you take an unexpected call from your boss; you’ve been offered a promotion! And yet…it’s on the other side of the country. You’ve got a full life in your current location: friends, family, favorite spots to hang out, and of course, a home full of your stuff. Moving to the other side of the nation would mean leaving all of that behind…except your stuff. That, of course, falls under the laborious task of having to be sorted, inventoried, wrapped, and packed. Then, there’s the hassle of unpacking it at your new destination. Having to walk away from your life and then also having to facilitate a move across the United States by yourself is overwhelming, but this opportunity for a promotion is one you’ve had your eye on for years.

Luckily, there’s a way to handle all of this and minimize the stress. When you find yourself staring down at a difficult relocation, you’ve got Planes Moving and Storage on your side. With Planes, professional expertise is just a phone call away. This team of passionate and dedicated workers has your back, no matter what type of move, near or far. North, east, south or west, this moving company can operate in any direction.

As a General Service Administration approved moving company and official Department of Defense approved carrier, Planes regularly handles military moves and honors the sacrifices the servicemen and servicewomen make for the United States. If you’re making a military move, be it across the country or even across the world, you can count on Planes to take your move seriously and handle the pressure so you don’t have to.

Their commitment to customer satisfaction doesn’t just stop at military customers, though. All clients are treated with the utmost respect and appreciation, so you can be certain that choosing Planes as your moving company is a step in the right direction. Every year, the crew at Planes move countless jobs, all to the absolute satisfaction of their customers. With this moving company helping you out, you can conduct a residential move, have your office or business transferred to a new location, or even make use of their state-of-the-art storage facility.

Speaking of storage, when you are moving far away, you don’t have to try to sell all your extra stuff! Sometimes, your excess furniture or larger items can be difficult to sell in time, or can hold sentimental value to you. If you need a place to put some things so that you can minimize the load on your move, consider this option! Also, if you are permanently downsizing your home or business, yet don’t want to completely get rid of your extra stuff, this is the choice for you. The moving storage warehouse that Planes offers is fully alarmed and climate-controlled, meaning the things you decide to store will be kept safe from theft, mold, insects, extreme temperatures, and prying eyes.

Whether you are looking to make a move near or far, and regardless of the type of move, Planes is the full service moving company you need to magically evaporate the stress of having to relocate. Contacting Planes is incredibly simple: just give them a call at either (800) 543-4977 or (614) 777-9090. You can request a totally free and no-obligation quote to get an idea of how much your move will cost. Also, you can check out their website at www.planescompanies.com for extra information about their services as well as their rating with verified moving resources. Additionally, reviews on Moving Authority from satisfied customers speak for themselves. What are you waiting for? Hop a Plane to an awesome move!


Imagine for a moment that you take an unexpected call from your boss; you’ve been offered a promotion! And yet…it’s on the other side of the country. You’ve got a full life in your current location: friends, family, favorite spots to hang out, and of course, a home full of your stuff. Moving to the other side of the nation would mean leaving all of that behind…except your stuff. That, of course, falls under the laborious task of having to be sorted, inventoried, wrapped, and packed. Then, there’s the hassle of unpacking it at your new destination. Having to walk away from your life and then also having to facilitate a move across the United States by yourself is overwhelming, but this opportunity for a promotion is one you’ve had your eye on for years.

Luckily, there’s a way to handle all of this and minimize the stress. When you find yourself staring down at a difficult relocation, you’ve got Planes Moving and Storage on your side. With Planes, professional expertise is just a phone call away. This team of passionate and dedicated workers has your back, no matter what type of move, near or far. North, east, south or west, this moving company can operate in any direction.

As a General Service Administration approved moving company and official Department of Defense approved carrier, Planes regularly handles military moves and honors the sacrifices the servicemen and servicewomen make for the United States. If you’re making a military move, be it across the country or even across the world, you can count on Planes to take your move seriously and handle the pressure so you don’t have to.

Their commitment to customer satisfaction doesn’t just stop at military customers, though. All clients are treated with the utmost respect and appreciation, so you can be certain that choosing Planes as your moving company is a step in the right direction. Every year, the crew at Planes move countless jobs, all to the absolute satisfaction of their customers. With this moving company helping you out, you can conduct a residential move, have your office or business transferred to a new location, or even make use of their state-of-the-art storage facility.

Speaking of storage, when you are moving far away, you don’t have to try to sell all your extra stuff! Sometimes, your excess furniture or larger items can be difficult to sell in time, or can hold sentimental value to you. If you need a place to put some things so that you can minimize the load on your move, consider this option! Also, if you are permanently downsizing your home or business, yet don’t want to completely get rid of your extra stuff, this is the choice for you. The moving storage warehouse that Planes offers is fully alarmed and climate-controlled, meaning the things you decide to store will be kept safe from theft, mold, insects, extreme temperatures, and prying eyes.

Whether you are looking to make a move near or far, and regardless of the type of move, Planes is the full service moving company you need to magically evaporate the stress of having to relocate. Contacting Planes is incredibly simple: just give them a call at either (800) 543-4977 or (614) 777-9090. You can request a totally free and no-obligation quote to get an idea of how much your move will cost. Also, you can check out their website at www.planescompanies.com for extra information about their services as well as their rating with verified moving resources. Additionally, reviews on Moving Authority from satisfied customers speak for themselves. What are you waiting for? Hop a Plane to an awesome move!


Membership(s) & License Info.

MEMBER OF BBB: YES

LICENSE INFO:

US DOT # 1458935

ICC MC # 965836

INSURANCE ON FILE: $750,000

REQUIRED: $750,000

YEAR OF ESTD: 5/1/2015

Hours of Operation

MONDAY-SATURDAY 6:30 AM - 6:30 PM

SUNDAYS 7:00 AM - 5:30 PM

Contact Info

TOLL FREE:

(800) 543-4977

PHONE:

(614) 777-9090

Address

Planes Moving & Storage of Columbus 2000 Dividend Dr Columbus, OH 43228
Columbus, OH 43228
Columbus
Ohio

Payment Options

ALL MAYOR CREDIT CARDS, CASH, PAYPAL AND CERTIFIED CHECKS

40.0% Recommended based on user reviews

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Reviews

Planes Moving & Storage of Columbus

02/25/2016

Exceptionally baffled with my turn involvement with Planes. They didn't sufficient repair harm to furniture or harm to dividers and floors at both areas. A few things were missing and they would not repay because of thing check offs deficient. The driver did not clarify that I was waiving my entitlement to a case without the individual check offs.

Planes Moving & Storage of Columbus

02/15/2016

The most noticeably bad moving company that I have ever been connected with gave them a number 1 appraised driver and needed to continually battle to get my cash then when I proceeded onward with a notice they expressed gratitude toward me by keeping my escrow cash THEY SUCK! Gracious and they don't have anything yet garbage trailers

Planes Moving & Storage of Columbus

01/30/2016

Planes runs Best Priced Boxes from their Dividend Drive location and I went to explicitly attempt to get utilized boxes for my forthcoming move to SC. They had no utilized boxes as a part of the sizes I required when I went in, however gave me 10% off the new boxes. They likewise stacked the cases into my auto, and tossed in 3 moves of pressing tape and a 5lb heap of wrapping paper. Incredible administration!

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Question With the partial deregulation of the trucking industry in 1980 by the Motor Carrier Act, trucking companies increased. The workforce was drastically de-unionized. As a result, drivers received a lower pay overall. Losing its spotlight in the popular culture, trucking had become less intimate as some unspoken competition broke out. However, the deregulation only increased the competition and productivity with the trucking industry as a whole. This was beneficial to the America consumer by reducing costs. In 1982 the Surface Transportation Assistance Act established a federal minimum truck weight limits. Thus, trucks were finally standardized truck size and weight limits across the country. This was also put in to place so that across country traffic on the Interstate Highways resolved the issue of the 'barrier states'.

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Very light trucks. Popular in Europe and Asia, many mini-trucks are factory redesigns of light automobiles, usually with monocoque bodies. Specialized designs with substantial frames such as the Italian Piaggio shown here are based upon Japanese designs (in this case by Daihatsu) and are popular for use in "old town" sections of European cities that often have very narrow alleyways. Regardless of the name, these small trucks serve a wide range of uses. In Japan, they are regulated under the Kei car laws, which allow vehicle owners a break on taxes for buying a smaller and less-powerful vehicle (currently, the engine is limited to 660 ccs {0.66L} displacement). These vehicles are used as on-road utility vehicles in Japan. These Japanese-made mini trucks that were manufactured for on-road use are competing with off-road ATVs in the United States, and import regulations require that these mini trucks have a 25 mph (40 km/h) speed governor as they are classified as low-speed vehicles. These vehicles have found uses in construction, large campuses (government, university, and industrial), agriculture, cattle ranches, amusement parks, and replacements for golf carts.Major mini truck manufacturers and their brands: Daihatsu Hijet, Honda Acty, Mazda Scrum, Mitsubishi Minicab, Subaru Sambar, Suzuki Carry
 
As with many things in Europe and Asia, the illusion of delicacy and proper manners always seems to attract tourists. Popular in Europe and Asia, mini trucks are factory redesigns of light automobiles with monochrome bodies. Such specialized designs with such great frames such as the Italian Piaggio, based upon Japanese designs. In this case it was based upon Japanese designs made by Daihatsu. These are very popular for use in "old town" sections of European cities, which often have very narrow alleyways. Despite whatever name they are called, these very light trucks serve a wide variety of purposes.
 
Yet, in Japan they are regulated under the Kei car laws, which allow vehicle owners a break in taxes for buying a small and less-powerful vehicle. Currently, the engine is limited to 660 cc [0.66L] displacement. These vehicles began being used as on-road utility vehicles in Japan. Classified as a low speed vehicle, these Japanese-made mini trucks were manufactured for on-road use for competing the the off-road ATVs in the United States. Import regulations require that the mini trucks have a 25 mph (40km/h) speed governor. Again, this is because they are low speed vehicles.
 
However, these vehicles have found numerous amounts of ways to help the community. They invest money into the government, universities, amusement parks, and replacements for golf cars. They have some major Japanese mini truck manufacturarers as well as brands such as: Daihatsu Hijet, Honda Acty, Mazda Scrum, Mitsubishit Minicab, Subaru Sambar, and Suzuki Carry.

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In the moving industry, transportation logistics management is incredibly important. Essentially, it is the management that implements and controls efficiency, the flow of storage of goods, as well as services. This includes related information between the point of origin and the point of consumption to meet customer's specifications. Logistics is quite complex but can be modeled, analyzed, visualized, and optimized by simulation software. Generally, the goal of transportation logistics management is to reduce or cut the use of such resources. A professional working in the field of moving logistics management is called a logistician.

Question Unfortunately for the trucking industry, their image began to crumble during the latter part of the 20th century. As a result, their reputation suffered. More recently truckers have been portrayed as chauvinists or even worse, serial killers. The portrayals of semi-trailer trucks have focused on stories of the trucks becoming self-aware. Generally, this is with some extraterrestrial help.

Question In 1933, as a part of President Franklin D. Roosevelt’s “New Deal”, the National Recovery Administration requested that each industry creates a “code of fair competition”. The American Highway Freight Association and the Federated Trucking Associations of America met in the spring of 1933 to speak for the trucking association and begin discussing a code. By summer of 1933 the code of competition was completed and ready for approval. The two organizations had also merged to form the American Trucking Associations. The code was approved on February 10, 1934. On May 21, 1934, the first president of the ATA, Ted Rogers, became the first truck operator to sign the code. A special "Blue Eagle" license plate was created for truck operators to indicate compliance with the code.

Question 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.

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Question A trailer is not very difficult to categorize. In general, it is an unpowered vehicle towed by a powered vehicle. Trailers are most commonly used for the transport of goods and materials. Although some do enjoy recreational usage of trailers as well. 

Question The decade of the 70s saw the heyday of truck driving, and the dramatic rise in the popularity of "trucker culture". Truck drivers were romanticized as modern-day cowboys and outlaws (and this stereotype persists even today). This was due in part to their use of citizens' band (CB) radio to relay information to each other regarding the locations of police officers and transportation authorities. Plaid shirts, trucker hats, CB radios, and using CB slang were popular not just with drivers but among the general public.

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Very light trucks. Popular in Europe and Asia, many mini-trucks are factory redesigns of light automobiles, usually with monocoque bodies. Specialized designs with substantial frames such as the Italian Piaggio shown here are based upon Japanese designs (in this case by Daihatsu) and are popular for use in "old town" sections of European cities that often have very narrow alleyways. Regardless of the name, these small trucks serve a wide range of uses. In Japan, they are regulated under the Kei car laws, which allow vehicle owners a break on taxes for buying a smaller and less-powerful vehicle (currently, the engine is limited to 660 ccs {0.66L} displacement). These vehicles are used as on-road utility vehicles in Japan. These Japanese-made mini trucks that were manufactured for on-road use are competing with off-road ATVs in the United States, and import regulations require that these mini trucks have a 25 mph (40 km/h) speed governor as they are classified as low-speed vehicles. These vehicles have found uses in construction, large campuses (government, university, and industrial), agriculture, cattle ranches, amusement parks, and replacements for golf carts.Major mini truck manufacturers and their brands: Daihatsu Hijet, Honda Acty, Mazda Scrum, Mitsubishi Minicab, Subaru Sambar, Suzuki Carry
 
As with many things in Europe and Asia, the illusion of delicacy and proper manners always seems to attract tourists. Popular in Europe and Asia, mini trucks are factory redesigns of light automobiles with monochrome bodies. Such specialized designs with such great frames such as the Italian Piaggio, based upon Japanese designs. In this case it was based upon Japanese designs made by Daihatsu. These are very popular for use in "old town" sections of European cities, which often have very narrow alleyways. Despite whatever name they are called, these very light trucks serve a wide variety of purposes.
 
Yet, in Japan they are regulated under the Kei car laws, which allow vehicle owners a break in taxes for buying a small and less-powerful vehicle. Currently, the engine is limited to 660 cc [0.66L] displacement. These vehicles began being used as on-road utility vehicles in Japan. Classified as a low speed vehicle, these Japanese-made mini trucks were manufactured for on-road use for competing the the off-road ATVs in the United States. Import regulations require that the mini trucks have a 25 mph (40km/h) speed governor. Again, this is because they are low speed vehicles.
 
However, these vehicles have found numerous amounts of ways to help the community. They invest money into the government, universities, amusement parks, and replacements for golf cars. They have some major Japanese mini truck manufacturarers as well as brands such as: Daihatsu Hijet, Honda Acty, Mazda Scrum, Mitsubishit Minicab, Subaru Sambar, and Suzuki Carry.

Question The number one hit on the Billboard chart in 1976 was quite controversial for the trucking industry. "Convoy," is a song about a group of reckless truck drivers bent on evading laws such as toll booths and speed traps. The song went on to inspire the film "Convoy", featuring defiant Kris Kristofferson screaming "piss on your law!" After the film's release, thousands of independent truck drivers went on strike. The participated in violent protests during the 1979 energy crisis. However, similar strikes had occurred during the 1973 energy crisis.

Question All cars must pass some sort of emission check, such as a smog check to ensure safety. Similarly, trucks are subject to noise emission requirement, which is emanating from the U.S. Noise Control Act. This was intended to protect the public from noise health side effects. The loud noise is due to the way trucks contribute disproportionately to roadway noise. This is primarily due to the elevated stacks and intense tire and aerodynamic noise characteristics.

Question The moving industry in the United States was deregulated with the Household Goods Transportation Act of 1980. This act allowed interstate movers to issue binding or fixed estimates for the first time. Doing so opened the door to hundreds of new moving companies to enter the industry. This led to an increase in competition and soon movers were no longer competing on services but on price. As competition drove prices lower and decreased what were already slim profit margins, "rogue" movers began hijacking personal property as part of a new scam. The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) enforces Federal consumer protection regulations related to the interstate shipment of household goods (i.e., household moves that cross State lines). FMCSA has held this responsibility since 1999, and the Department of Transportation has held this responsibility since 1995 (the Interstate Commerce Commission held this authority prior to its termination in 1995).

Question The American Trucking Associations initiated in 1985 with the intent to improve the industry's image. With public opinion declining the association tried numerous moves. One such move was changing the name of the "National Truck Rodeo" to the "National Driving Championship". This was due to the fact that the word rodeo seemed to imply recklessness and reckless driving.

Question Trailer stability can be defined as the tendency of a trailer to dissipate side-to-side motion. The initial motion may be caused by aerodynamic forces, such as from a cross wind or a passing vehicle. One common criterion for stability is the center of mass location with respect to the wheels, which can usually be detected by tongue weight. If the center of mass of the trailer is behind its wheels, therefore having a negative tongue weight, the trailer will likely be unstable. Another parameter which is less commonly a factor is the trailer moment of inertia. Even if the center of mass is forward of the wheels, a trailer with a long load, and thus large moment of inertia, may be unstable.

Question 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.

Question Signage of business routes varies, depending on the type of route they are derived from. Business routes paralleling U.S. and state highways usually have exactly the same shield shapes and nearly the same overall appearance as the routes they parallel, with a rectangular plate reading "BUSINESS" placed above the shield (either supplementing or replacing the directional plate, depending on the preference of the road agency). In order to better identify and differentiate alternate routes from the routes they parallel, some states such as Maryland are beginning to use green shields for business routes off U.S. highways. In addition, Maryland uses a green shield for business routes off state highways with the word "BUSINESS" in place of "MARYLAND" is used for a state route.

Question Public transportation is vital to a large part of society and is in dire need of work and attention. In 2010, the DOT awarded $742.5 million in funds from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act to 11 transit projects. The awardees specifically focused light rail projects. One includes both a commuter rail extension and a subway project in New York City. The public transportation New York City has to offer is in need of some TLC. Another is working on a rapid bus transit system in Springfield, Oregon. The funds also subsidize a heavy rail project in northern Virginia. This finally completes the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority's Metro Silver Line, connecting to Washington, D.C., and the Washington Dulles International Airport. This is important because the DOT has previously agreed to subsidize the Silver Line construction to Reston, Virginia.

Question The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) is an agency within the United States Department of Transportation. The purpose of the FMCSA is to regulate safety within the trucking and moving industry in the United States. The FMCSA enforces safety precautions that reduce crashes, injuries, and fatalities involving large trucks and buses.

Question DOT officers of each state are generally in charge of the enforcement of the Hours of Service (HOS). These are sometimes checked when CMVs pass through weigh stations. Drivers found to be in violation of the HOS can be forced to stop driving for a certain period of time. This, in turn, may negatively affect the motor carrier's safety rating. Requests to change the HOS are a source of debate. Unfortunately, many surveys indicate drivers routinely get away with violating the HOS. Such facts have started yet another debate on whether motor carriers should be required to us EOBRs in their vehicles. Relying on paper-based log books does not always seem to enforce the HOS law put in place for the safety of everyone.

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The rise of technological development gave rise to the modern trucking industry. There a few factors supporting this spike in the industry such as the advent of the gas-powered internal combustion engine. Improvement in transmissions is yet another source, just like the move away from chain drives to gear drives. And of course the development of the tractor/semi-trailer combination.
 
The first state weight limits for trucks were determined and put in place in 1913. Only four states limited truck weights, from a low of 18,000 pounds (8,200 kg) in Maine to a high of 28,000 pounds (13,000 kg) in Massachusetts. The intention of these laws was to protect the earth and gravel-surfaced roads. In this case, particular damages due to the iron and solid rubber wheels of early trucks. By 1914 there were almost 100,000 trucks on America's roads. As a result of solid tires, poor rural roads, and a maximum speed of 15 miles per hour (24km/h) continued to limit the use of these trucks to mostly urban areas.

Question 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.

Question In today's popular culture, recreational vehicles struggle to find their own niche. Travel trailers or mobile home with limited living facilities, or where people can camp or stay have been referred to as trailers. Previously, many would refer to such vehicles as towable trailers.

Question Ultra light trucks are very easy to spot or acknowledge if you are paying attention. They are often produced variously such as golf cars, for instance, it has internal combustion or a battery electric drive. They usually for off-highway use on estates, golf courses, parks, in stores, or even someone in an electric wheelchair. While clearly not suitable for highway usage, some variations may be licensed as slow speed vehicles. The catch is that they may on operate on streets, usually a body variation of a neighborhood electric vehicle. A few manufacturers produce specialized chassis for this type of vehicle. Meanwhile, Zap Motors markets a version of the xebra electric tricycle. Which, believe it or not, is able to attain a general license in the United States as a motorcycle.