Going Pro when Moving Many people are hesitant about getting a professional mover, or even getting a moving company at all when they move. Usual reasons include price, and many people feel that they can handle their move all by themselves. While there are some cases where a small hired van or even your car are enough to move your things, a full move with furniture and the works will need some professional help. The real advantage to going pro is that you are less inconvenienced physically and mentally, as professionals do the heavy lifting for you, and you don’t need to mind them much. They know what they’re doing so you have lesser chances of your things and packages being mishandled (as long as you also inform the movers if you have special packages that contain important stuff or breakables). Other professional moving services also provide temporary storage, so you can pack and transport your stuff at your own pace, and just wait for everything to be whisked to your new home or destination. This is very practical especially when you need to move out but your new home is not yet ready; and while you can crash at a friend’s temporarily, you will not be inconveniencing them by bringing along your things. Bigger companies will also have insurance just in case you suffer some damages to your things while they are in transit.