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Local Moving Services in Boston with Mass Bay Movers

A local move is a relocation that ends within 50-100 miles of where it begins. Our local moves in Metro Boston use the same local Boston movers from beginning to end for consistency and to ensure nothing is damaged, lost, or misplaced. While it’s a common misconception that local moves are easier than long-distance moves, the truth is even a move across town can be difficult and stressful. With our professional Boston local moving company, you can sit back and relax knowing you’ll be moved into your new home same-day with no heavy lifting, damaged belongings, or annoying back-and-forth trips.

You don’t need to recruit family and friends for haphazard packing and difficult lifting; Mass Bay Movers is here to help! Whether you’re just changing neighborhoods, moving into the city, or relocating to one of Boston’s amazing suburbs, we’ll help you make the transition safely, quickly, and efficiently.

Reasons to Hire Professional Boston Local Movers

Who says relocating needs to be stressful and overwhelming? Hiring the best Boston local moving company makes moving a stress-free and easy experience. Short-distance moves pose their own challenges and tend to be chaotic and haphazard without the right help. With reliable movers, you can skip days or weeks of packing, hours of heavy lifting, and the risk of items being lost or damaged before they make it to your new home.

By working with one of the top Boston local moving companies, you can enjoy a seamless relocation that has you in your new home same-day without stress, packing, or lifting. Your team of movers will arrive promptly on moving day to provide as much or as little help as you want and within your budget. If you’d prefer a budget-friendly move and you’re comfortable with packing and transporting your belongings, labor-only movers can ensure everything is loaded safely onto a truck. Full-service local movers in Boston can handle everything for a completely hands-off move from packing and unpacking to loading, transportation, furniture assembly, and even storage.

While these are the most common reasons people hire a local moving company in Boston, there are other ways you can benefit from professional moving specialists. You may be interested in hiring professionals to help an aging loved one move with dedicated senior moving services. You may simply need help with specific items that are beyond your ability to move like a pool table, safe, or piano. Maybe you simply don’t have the time or energy for moving and like the idea of showing up to your new home in move-in ready condition with your belongings unpacked and furniture already assembled.

Boston Local Moving Requires Training & Specialized Equipment

Many people mistakenly believe that local movers in Boston are little more than muscle to lift heavy boxes and move oversized furniture. The truth is professional movers use a combination of experience, training, and specialized equipment to safely pack and move everything from delicate heirlooms to pool tables and sectionals. This equipment and training is also used to overcome hurdles that can setback your move like a sofa that won’t fit through the door (how did you even get it in?!) or moving a piano that’s been in the family for decades. With skilled movers, you can trust that your cherished belongings are in good hands.

Local moving companies near Boston use many types of equipment to safely move and transport your belongings to your new home. This includes the moving trucks themselves which are a big step up from the box trucks you can rent yourself. Professional movers use 20- or 26-foot moving trucks that are well maintained with good shocks and specialized moving boxes that have doors and ramps that make moving safer and easier.

On moving day, your local Boston movers will use straps, furniture blankets, box dollies, furniture dollies, and hand tools to make sure everything from your favorite set of dinnerware to your artwork is protected and secured. Your home is also protected against damage like scratched floors with moving pads and other equipment. If you’re working with a full-service local moving company in Boston, they will also use the right packing supplies and even custom-made crates to safeguard your belongings.

At Mass Bay Movers, we believe that showing up with the right equipment is only part of a safe and efficient move. The real heart of our company is the best local movers in Boston who are background checked and trained to provide not only great customer service but protect your belongings every step of the relocation.

How Much Does a Boston Local Move Cost?

As you prepare for moving day, you probably have a big question: how much does it cost to hire local movers in Boston? And is the cost worth it? While there’s no easy way to answer this question without knowing the details of your move, you may find it helpful to know the biggest factors that influence local moving company rates in Boston. You can control some of these factors to ensure your cost fits within your budget.

In most cases, local movers rates in Boston are hourly with packing supplies charged extra. The first step to determining your cost is to request a free moving estimate that’s completed in-home or virtually. During this estimate, the type and amount of belongings will be considered along with details of your move. Some of the most important factors affecting your Boston local moving company rate include:

  • Type of move
  • Whether you need specialty moving services
  • Amount of belongings
  • Whether your home is easy to access
  • Level of service such as labor-only or packing services
  • Distance
  • How much prep work will be needed
  • Moving dates and demand

As you can see, you can lower the cost of your move by taking care of the prep work before your movers arrive, adjusting the date of your move, or changing the level of service you need. To find out how much your upcoming relocation will cost, call the award-winning Boston local movers at Mass Bay Movers today to request a free moving estimate!

How to Choose the Best Boston Local Moving Company

When you’ve decided to invest in a top local moving company in Boston to ditch the stress and hassle for your upcoming move, the biggest challenge you will face is finding movers you can trust. Cost is certainly an important concern but you also need movers who are reliable and experienced with the equipment and training necessary for a seamless transition without delays, hidden costs, or damaged items.

Take the time to research Boston local moving companies before you make a decision. We recommend always verifying the company’s credentials to ensure they are licensed and insured for your protection. You can check the company’s USDOT number to verify their safety rating then look up moving company reviews on Yelp and Google. Don’t be afraid to ask about the company’s procedure and how their movers are trained and background checked before they show up at your door.

Finally, choose local movers in Boston who have a proven track record and a low claims rate. The last thing you want to do is invest your hard-earned money in a fly-by-night company that won’t be around to back their guarantees and help if anything goes wrong!

Mass Bay Movers is proud to be a 5-star rated local moving company in Boston with over 5 years of experience. We perform over 1,000 moves per year with a 98% customer satisfaction rate and 30 background checked and dedicated team members and a fleet of 12 trucks. Don’t risk your belongings with untested movers; trust the best at Mass Bay Movers for the peace of mind you deserve!

Are you ready to get started with a free moving estimate? At Mass Bay Movers, we look forward to the opportunity to exceed your expectations and make moving into your new home fast, easy, and stress-free. Fill out our Request a Quote form today so our award-winning local movers can get back to you and discuss the details of your move.

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  • This company was awesome. So flexible. So professional. So organized. The movers were quick, efficient, friendly. And the office team were great communicators! Highly recommend using Mass Bay Movers for your moving needs.

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    Jennifer Hurley
    1 day ago

    5 star ratingThe office was responsive. The price was good. The movers came when they said they would. They packed up our belongings nicely. Highly recommended.

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    Yvonne V.
    2 days ago

    Mass. Bay Movers did an amazing job of getting an extremely heavy piano out of a home and onto our trailer. They took the time to secure it and it didn't move one inch. The only thing I was disappointed in was we had to wait for them to show... read more

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    Natasha Avery
    4 days ago

    5 star ratingAbsolutely the best, fastest, and considerate movers ever. Waste no time and actually saved me money from my estimate. Anibal, Anthony & Earl were professional and courteous, true professionals from start to finish for an extremely fair price ~~ Highly Recommend this mover and this crew !!!!

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    Mary L.
    5 days ago
  • They made moving day so easy and stress free. We had 4 movers help us pack and move. They did an excellent job packing everything, from weird shaped objects to fragile items, everything arrived in tact. They were very fast and never stopped working. They were pleasant and courteous to... read more

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    Heatherlyn W
    1 week ago

    5 star ratingI just wrapped up a month-long, challenging, multi-phase move from a four floor narrow condo into a new one floor elevator building. This included carefully wrapping and storing furniture for several months and then hoisting up from the street to an outside balcony long narrow heavy pieces of exotic furniture.... read more

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    Cynthia M.
    2 weeks ago

    5 star ratingMass Bay Movers was incredible. Last time I moved, the movers weren't professional, they got my new $4000 mattress all dirty - because they didn't wrap it up and put tape around it, etc. However, the guys from Mass Bay Movers were extremely professional, they got right down... read more

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    Daniel H.
    2 weeks ago

    Exceptional experience from estimate, move, follow-up/billing. Very easy to work with. We had a very challenging move too.

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    Adam Anthony
    3 weeks ago
  • 5 star ratingI moved yesterday after nearly two years in a temporary rental and several vaults of stored furniture from a very large home with Mass Bay Movers. I was nervous about the move but then Manny and the team (Marcos, Jonathan, Anthony, Edwin F) arrived and immediately they put me... read more

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    Lori H.
    4 weeks ago

    5 star ratingWe had a great experience with Mass Bay Movers. The team of Gabriel, Earl, Marcus and Shane were terrific. They arrived on time, worked hard and were consistently upbeat. We'll need to move our things out of storage within the year, and will be sure to use their services again.

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    Claire B.
    4 weeks ago

    Just used Mass Bay Movers for first time. Have had other movers in past that could not live up to the excellence of Mass Bay. The fast response for price and service from Noah Edmunds just outstanding. Jose and his crew were very efficient, professional and extremely courteous to... read more

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    Wayne Kujala
    1 month ago

    The team at Mass Bay did a great job with my move. There was a mix up with the box delivery and they fixed it same day. I would recommend this company for moving. Thanks again Mass Bay.

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    Mark Zurlo
    1 month ago
  • 5 star ratingNoah and the team at Mass Bay were very accommodating with my move. There was a mix up with box delivery and they went above and beyond to correct it. Great Service.

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    Mark Z.
    1 month ago

    5 star ratingSal and his team was quick to jump in and help when the movers we had scheduled cancelled the day of the move. They were on time and friendly and exceeded our expectations. Great service!!!

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    Christine M.
    1 month ago

    Great experience all around - we managed to book Mass Bay Movers for a September 1st move at a time when several other companies were fully booked. They were communicative throughout the entire process, and the movers were top notch - absolute couch maneuvering geniuses.

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    Jimmy Zhou
    1 month ago

    This is the first time I used a moving company, I didn’t know where I should call and which company I should trust to move my belongings with care. I saw MassBay Movers from online with all 5 stars rated from other customers, and now, I am so happy... read more

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    Cathy Tran
    1 month ago