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2 5 1 Reviewed 2 times, 5.0 customer satisfaction.
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 - Stephanie G

I will begin by saying the two man group were marvelous. They appeared on time and were proficient. They likewise had a comical inclination that is constantly decent, particularly on a distressing day!! While unloading and bringing the furniture and boxes in they ensured everything was the place you needed it, regardless of the possibility that you are uncertain and needed it moved 5 times! I couldn't have requested a superior move (RI to MA). I would profoundly suggest them. So here's the place they lose a star. Tip to out of state movers: ensure somebody turns out to appraise the heaviness of your belongings!!!! An online stock sheet is sufficiently bad. I was assessed for approx 3k lbs and tipped the scales at more than 4K making my expense just about $300 increasingly when all was said and done. I was told thereafter by one of the movers guideline for thumb is 1k lbs per room. Originating from a 4-5 room appt (that was noted on the online stock sheet) I likely ought to have been evaluated for 4-5k lbs move. Move was finished by then. Not the movers flaw. Simply ensure you get an exact weight gauge former.

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2 5 1 Reviewed 2 times, 3.0 customer satisfaction.
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 - Immanual V

In the wake of reaching a few moving organizations John Palmer is the one I ran with. I can genuinely say that I was content with my decision. The move went productive and easily from start to finish. I got my appraisal to the day and time that suited both me and the sales representatives. The workplace representatives were extremely useful with inquiries and concerns I had and rushed to react. The movers likewise made an amazing showing, they painstakingly stuffed and moved everything that should have been be move and the cost was slightly not exactly the evaluation gave. I have prescribed them to a few of my loved ones.

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2 5 1 Reviewed 2 times, 4.0 customer satisfaction.
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 - Stephen D.

This will be somewhat of a strange audit, since so far the one thing I truly needed to get moved has yet to be moved, BUT... I have a bit of substantial hardware 48"x48"x28" @ 350lbs I require moved down a slender corridor, turned, and moved into a room. I reached Intelligent Labor and they were incredible about booking a period and giving me an appraisal. Today, they appeared ok on time and went to work, and through no shortcoming of their own the move is presently unimaginable. That being said... they were extraordinary! These folks made a decent attempt, inside of reason, to understand that crate through the entryway. At last they've let me know what I have to do to make it work, and I'm going to have them back to complete the employment. I've never had such a positive involvement with movers... obliging, proficient, and hit into time is an enormous win in my perspective. I'll redesign my audit when the move is really done, however I'm sold.

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2 5 1 Reviewed 2 times, 4.0 customer satisfaction.
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 - igando

Astounding Service!These folks are extraordinary. Quick movers with nothing broken. Much appreciated Ayer Moving and Storage.

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2 5 1 Reviewed 2 times, 4.0 customer satisfaction.
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 - Ted Keenan

Mercury Moving moved us from New York to Acton, MA as of late and we can't say enough great things in regards to their administration. They arranged and conveyed successfully. The group was productive, proficient and respectful. The rates and charges were clear and sensible - awesome worth. We exceedingly prescribe them!

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2 5 1 Reviewed 2 times, 4.0 customer satisfaction.
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 - Maureen B

I can't say enough in regards to this organization. They did a corporate move for us and were astounding - they were proficient and sensibly estimated. They moved every one of our things with consideration and assisted with a ton of the additional items - moving old furniture to the dumpster, hanging whiteboards, and so forth. Harry and his group are great!!

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2 5 1 Reviewed 2 times, 4.0 customer satisfaction.
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 - allgimbel c.

Incredible people. I utilized them for two moves this year. For the principal move, they could turn out with only 3 days see (my place was overflowed and I needed to get out rapidly). They pressed all my stuff and moved me into capacity in one day. After six months, they moved me into my new residence. Everything looks as great (or terrible!) as it did when it when into capacity. What's more, these people worked *hard* for me on both moves. I could go up to the capacity unit when I expected to get a couple of things out. Also, they could bring a couple bits of furniture out for my impermanent spot while in transit to another move. The Simpsons are reliable dedicated people. Call them!

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2 5 1 Reviewed 2 times, 4.0 customer satisfaction.
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 - J P.

Amazing, we couldn't have been more satisfied. These folks were on time, affable, and greatly proficient. We called around 4 different organizations before my spouse discovered Road Warrior. RW cited us the best value, so they were somewhat of an easy decision, yet they offer substantially more than an awesome cost. I've moved a few times around Boston, and these folks were far better than some other experience I've had. They didn't break or pulverize anything and worked a considerable measure of enchantment to get my spouse's HUGE and substantial dresser up a tight staircase without harming the paint and dividers. They were willing to move pieces around, as well, to ensure we were content with everything. They even humored me by offering me some assistance with getting a dust unsettle under our substantial sleeping cushion. These folks moved our furniture like it had a place with their moms, and they had extraordinary states of mind at the same time. Truly, Jeff and Josh were staggering; you can't request better administration. Exceptionally suggested.

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2 5 1 Reviewed 2 times, 4.0 customer satisfaction.
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 - Bhuvana H.

The group from Big Foot Moving made an awesome showing with our late move. I had them move every one of our belonging (for two grown-ups and two youngsters) to our new house in the burbs - around 15 miles far from our old four room house. I requesting that they do the move in two stages - the primary stage was so we could de-mess and rundown our old house available to be purchased. The second stage was to get all of us moved into our new house. I was planning to get a greater amount of our things pressed before they touched base on the second moving day, yet I couldn't do much in the middle of work and family duties. They arrived before the actual arranged time, pressed up a huge amount of stuff, stacked the truck, and emptied it all in less than 11 hours. There were four folks buckling down the whole time. They were extremely watchful with our belonging and named every one of the cases plainly, so everything made it securely to our new house and unloading has been genuinely simple. They came in comfortable appraisal for our turn, and I thought it was incredible that I could swipe my Mastercard on an iPad or iPhone for every period of the move. They were definitely justified even despite the cash and I would prescribe them to any individual who is moving!

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2 5 1 Reviewed 2 times, 5.0 customer satisfaction.
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 - Ross F

Stunning work! Proficient, aggressively evaluated, well disposed and supportive. C. Bain has moved my family three times. The most recent time was a mind boggling move in crosswise over nation in 2008. C. Bain has and keeps on moving a large portion of my companions as I exceptionally prescribed their administrations to them. Every one of them expressed C. Bain was reasonably valued, and they were content with the outcomes. I presented C. Bain to companys that often move gear from area to area. On the off chance that you have to move or store stuff, C. Bain is estimated right, and they make an incredible showing.

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2 5 1 Reviewed 2 times, 4.0 customer satisfaction.
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 - Casper

The whole process truly was without anxiety for me. The movers were benevolent, persevering, and deferential. All my furniture and sensitive articles were wrapped with covers and moreover with plastic wrap, and nothing was harmed

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2 5 1 Reviewed 2 times, 4.0 customer satisfaction.
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 - Kelley M

I as of late utilized DN Van Lines for a 50 mile move subsequent to being alluded to them. It was extraordinary that I was booked for the evening yet then they approached to reschedule me for ahead of schedule morning. Being under a tight time period I took them up on the offer. They were spot on time and courteous. Continuously uplifting news when the cost was somewhat lower than cited. Once more, having moved before and watching movers I was not awed. They are entirely movers. There was no consideration what so ever with my assets or the property. The hardwood floors on both closures had a few evident scratches (gouges) in them and they never let me know. I discovered them. Throughout the years I have buckled down for what I have as furniture and the nature of it. They put a few chips and scratches in a couple pieces, never let me know. It was a blustery day yet nothing was put over the furniture to ensure it nor did they utilize any of the covers that are utilized by different movers. One little lovely stockpiling unit with wicker crate was so wet everything must be taken out and dried out. Shock, never let me know. General I was not content with the absence of admiration they had for my things or my property. Indicates absence of pride in workmanship and disposition. Therefore I would never suggest them. On the off chance that you esteem your belonging discover another person.

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2 5 1 Reviewed 2 times, 3.0 customer satisfaction.
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 - Vince R

amicable folks who appeared to have a great time cooperating and with us. they buckled down and were exceptionally proficient and accommodating. in any case, a few things were harmed regardless of the fact that slightly.first, they broke a wheel/caster off my weber barbecue. i didn't find this until later on and this took some doing on my part to repair. it will never look 100% again.secondly, they scratched one of the dark safety glass racks to our television stand. when we were endeavoring to return the racks on at the new house we couldn't at initially figured which one went where until part of the gang said goodness better believe it the scratched one goes on top! well I knew it was not scratched when we cleared out the old address but rather I said nothing as it was an exceptionally cumbersome minute and i had a ton else on my plate.what would I have achieved by saying anything so I bit my tongue.i have put dark electrical tape over the three and a half creep scratch.lastly, they broke part of the box on our office desk.there is a scar where i stuck it and the part moves some when touched however fundamentally it is by all accounts ok.overall somewhat baffled. wish I hadn't tipped them so well at this point.

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2 5 1 Reviewed 2 times, 5.0 customer satisfaction.
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 - J M

We had an awesome involvement with Gallo. They valued the employment decently, assessed the move time precisely, appeared on time, took great consideration off our stuff, didn't harm any furniture, dividers or anything and the moving group had a decent state of mind and identity. What more would you be able to request?

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2 5 1 Reviewed 2 times, 5.0 customer satisfaction.
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 - B S.

The times of calling my companions to help me move are over (particularly with three flights of stairs) so I required help with my turn around 15 minutes away... Quick Lines was one of around eight organizations reacting to a quote demand I rounded out on an outsider referral site. A woman named Ofra rapidly gave me a quote back in light of the information I gave which was toward the lower $ end. Everything was straight forward and in composing as to the expenses and charges. They charged by the hour and gave three men. I had everything boxed and prepared to go - if not they charge for disassembling furniture, pressing tape, boxes, and so on . They were 45minutes late so was kinda pissed to begin with. Be that as it may, the evaluation was three hours, however they completed sooner, so I spared $100. The folks we pleasant and not good-for-nothings. My aggregate move cost me under $300 with tip. *Most worth it*, I DO suggest this organization... shabby and great from my experience.

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Think that a full service American moving company is too expensive? Think again. Hiring self-service movers to move your furniture may seem like the cheapest option. However, Massachusetts long distance movers and local movers are within your reach. Read Massachusetts moving company reviews. This way, you can see the level of service provided to others. Get free moving estimates for everything you need, including the best car transport in Massachusetts. Uncovering affordable rates for relocation services is easier than ever before! Get your moving cost estimate from Moving Authority today.

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Next-Level Wanderlust: What You Need to Know About International Moving

  • With the rising cost of living and the staggering cost of university in the United States, many Americans are flocking to take up residence in other countries.
  • If you’re considering packing up and starting fresh in a new land, it’s recommended to meet with a specialized international moving consultant.
  • This person can guide you in the right direction with the steps you need to take in order to move overseas with precision, including things like being a liaison between customers and international shippers, as well as helping with international phone calls and translation services if you’re planning on moving to a country where you don’t (yet) speak the language.
  • Also, an international consultant can prove to be an instrumental help with understanding the logistics of international carriage laws and customs regulations.
  • Most often, household goods are sent overseas by shipping containers on freight boats, but can also be sent as cargo on planes.
  • Of course, moving internationally will cost much more per pound or kilogram than domestic moving will cost, and it’s also important to remain flexible in your budget for surprise fees to pop up.
  • The average prices of an international move will vary drastically depending on the total weight of the items being shipped, but a safe estimate for what one might spend on an overseas move can range from $2500 to $6000.


The DON’Ts of Boston…and One DO

  • Don’t try to imitate that crazy New England accent!
  • Don’t let anyone tell you misguided info about the rich history.
  • Don’t just eat in a food court; go local!
  • Don’t worry about jaywalking.
  • Don’t compare Boston to New York City.
  • Don’t try to smuggle your way into a Harvard class.
  • DO have a taste-test between the cannoli at Mike’s Pastry and Modern Pastry. Who wins?!



5 Undeniable Reasons To Trust Movers With Your Vehicle

  • Scrambling to sell it is a pain. If you're trying to sell your vehicle and get a new one in your destination, what if you don't have any buyers? The clock is ticking, so it can cause a lot of undue stress, or worse: accepting an unfairly low price just to get it off your shoulders.
  • You're not piling on the miles. When you transport your car via a moving company, you're not driving all those miles to get it from Point A to Point B.
  • You won't be stranded. Car trouble is stressful in and of itself, but car trouble in a strange town? That's a nightmare.
  • No worrying about damage. Driving long distance exposes your car to the elements of the outdoors, careless other drivers on the road, and general wearing down of the vehicle. Sidestep all of that with auto transport from your moving company.
  • It’s not as expensive as you think. There are two different tiers of auto transport service, so the prospect of having movers take care of your vehicle isn't quite as costly as you may assume.




5 Words That Mean Something Different to People in MA

  • khakis—what you use to get into your vehicle and start it.
  • Dunks—the only kind of coffee you need in your life.
  • wicked—another word for “very”
  • Sox—the only baseball team to pay attention to.
  • Vineyard—one of the most beautiful beaches on the Eastern Seaboard.

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In 1986 Stephen King released horror film "Maximum Overdrive", a campy kind of story. It is really about trucks that become animated due to radiation emanating from a passing comet. Oddly enough, the trucks force humans to pump their diesel fuel. Their leader is portrayed as resembling Spider-Man's antagonist Green Goblin.

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".

Prior to the 20th century, freight was generally transported overland via trains and railroads. During this time, trains were essential, and they were highly efficient at moving large amounts of freight. But, they could only deliver that freight to urban centers for distribution by horse-drawn transport. Though there were several trucks throughout this time, they were used more as space for advertising that for actual utility. At this time, the use of range for trucks was quite challenging. The use of electric engines, lack of paved rural roads, and small load capacities limited trucks to most short-haul urban routes.

Beginning the the early 20th century, the 1920's saw several major advancements. There was improvement in rural roads which was significant for the time. The diesel engine, which are 25-40% more efficient than gas engines were also a major breakthrough. We also saw the standardization of truck and trailer sizes along with fifth wheel coupling systems. Additionally power assisted brakes and steering developed. By 1933, all states had some form of varying truck weight regulation.

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.

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.

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 United States' Interstate Highway System is full of bypasses and loops with the designation of a three-digit number. Usually beginning with an even digit, it is important to note that this pattern is highly inconsistent. For example, in Des Moines, Iowa the genuine bypass is the main route. More specifically, it is Interstate 35 and Interstate 80, with the loop into downtown Des Moines being Interstate 235. As it is illustrated in this example, they do not always consistently begin with an even number. However, the 'correct' designation is exemplified in Omaha, Nebraska. In Omaha, Interstate 480 traverses the downtown area, which is bypassed by Interstate 80, Interstate 680, and Interstate 95. Interstate 95 then in turn goes through Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Furthermore, Interstate 295 is the bypass around Philadelphia, which leads into New Jersey. Although this can all be rather confusing, it is most important to understand the Interstate Highway System and the role bypasses play.

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.

Full truckload carriers normally deliver a semi-trailer to a shipper who will fill the trailer with freight for one destination. Once the trailer is filled, the driver returns to the shipper to collect the required paperwork. Upon receiving the paperwork the driver will then leave with the trailer containing freight. Next, the driver will proceed to the consignee and deliver the freight him or herself. At times, a driver will transfer the trailer to another driver who will drive the freight the rest of the way. Full Truckload service (FTL) transit times are generally restricted by the driver's availability. This is according to Hours of Service regulations and distance. It is typically accepted that Full Truckload carriers will transport freight at an average rate of 47 miles per hour. This includes traffic jams, queues at intersections, other factors that influence transit time.  

The American Association of State Highway Officials (AASHO) was organized and founded on December 12, 1914. On November 13, 1973, the name was altered to the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials. This slight change in name reflects a broadened scope of attention towards all modes of transportation. Despite the implications of the name change, most of the activities it is involved in still gravitate towards highways.

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.

The 1950's were quite different than the years to come. They were more likely to be considered "Knights of the Road", if you will, for helping stranded travelers. In these times truck drivers were envied and were viewed as an opposition to the book "The Organization Man". Bestseller in 1956, author William H. Whyte's novel describes "the man in the gray flannel suit", who sat in an office every day. He's describing a typical office style job that is very structured with managers watching over everyone. Truck drivers represented the opposite of all these concepts. Popular trucking songs glorified the life of drivers as independent "wanderers". Yet, there were attempts to bring back the factory style efficiency, such as using tachnographs. Although most attempts resulted in little success. Drivers routinely sabotaged and discovered new ways to falsify the machine's records.

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.

A Ministry of Transport (or) Transportation is responsible for transportation within a country. Administration usually falls upon the Minister for Transport. The term may also be applied to the departments or other government agencies administering transport in a nation who do not use ministers. There are various and vast responsibilities for agencies to oversee such as road safety. Others may include civil aviation, maritime transport, rail transport and so on. They continue to develop government transportation policy and organize public transit. All while trying to maintain and construct infrastructural projects. Some ministries have additional responsibilities in related policy areas as mentioned above.

There are various versions of a moving scam, but it basically begins with a prospective client. Then the client starts to contact a moving company to request a cost estimate. In today's market, unfortunately, this often happens online or via phone calls. So essentially a customer is contacting them for a quote when the moving company may not have a license. These moving sales people are salesman prone to quoting sometimes low. Even though usually reasonable prices with no room for the movers to provide a quality service if it is a broker.

Driver's licensing has coincided throughout the European Union in order to for the complex rules to all member states. Driving a vehicle weighing more than 7.5 tons (16,535 lb) for commercial purposes requires a certain license. This specialist licence type varies depending on the use of the vehicle and number of seat. Licences first acquired after 1997, the weight was reduced to 3,500 kilograms (7,716 lb), not including trailers.

Commercial trucks in the U.S. pay higher road taxes on a State level than the road vehicles and are subject to extensive regulation. This begs the question of why these trucks are paying more. I'll tell you. Just to name a few reasons, commercial truck pay higher road use taxes. They are much bigger and heavier than most other vehicles, resulting in more wear and tear on the roadways. They are also on the road for extended periods of time, which also affects the interstate as well as roads and passing through towns. Yet, rules on use taxes differ among jurisdictions.

With the ending of World War I, several developments were made to enhance trucks. Such an example would be by putting pneumatic tires replaced the previously common full rubber versions. These advancements continued, including electric starters, power brakes, 4, 6, and 8 cylinder engines. Closed cabs and electric lighting followed. The modern semi-trailer truck also debuted. Additionally, touring car builders such as Ford and Renault entered the heavy truck market.