Moving FAQ

 Miami Furniture Assembly Moving FAQ



Answers to Frequently Asked Questions

It’s only normal to have questions when you go new places. Here are answers to many of the questions we hear most often. If you don’t find the answer you are looking for, please let us know. We’re here to help.


WHERE DO I BEGIN?

Before you move, you’ll need to know where you are moving to, when you would like to move, and have a good idea of the things you want to move. Then you can start by requesting a free online quote from Miami Furniture Assembly.


DOES MIAMI FURNITURE ASSEMBLY MOVE LONG DISTANCE? WHAT ABOUT LOCALLY?

No, We only provide Local Move within the State of Florida.


ARE THERE THINGS MIAMI FURNITURE ASSEMBLY WON'T MOVE?

By law, Miami Furniture Assembly is prohibited from moving certain things such as many household cleaning chemicals, fireworks and guns. See the complete list of non-allowable items and things you should plan on moving yourself here: What are Non-Allowables?


CAN MIAMI FURNITURE ASSEMBLY HELP ME PACK? OR MAY I DO MY OWN PACKING IF MIAMI FURNITURE ASSEMBLY MOVES ME?

Yes, your Miami Furniture Assmbly Agent provides professional packing services to lift the stress when you go new places. Our packers are trained to work efficiently and use best practices ensure your goods are ready to travel safely. If you prefer, you can do your own packing—or ask your Miami Furniture Assembly Agent to pack particular items for you.


WHO PROVIDES PACKING MATERIALS?

Miami Furniture Assembly uses professional grade packing materials to prepare your items for transport. We also provide these materials to you at competitive prices if you prefer to do your own packing. Here are some of the packing supplies we routinely provide for customers: Packing Materials.


WILL MIAMI FURNITURE ASSEMBLY MOVE MY PET?

We want to make sure every member of your family experiences a good move. While Miami Furniture Assembly is not authorized to transport live animals, your Miami Furniture Assembly Agent can recommend providers who specialize in this service. Or you may be able to move your own pet. 


WHAT IS THE BEST WAY TO MOVE MY HOUSE PLANTS?

The answer depends on several factors, such as the kinds of plants, distance they will travel, and time of year/weather conditions. We’ve published this how-to guide to help you ensure your house plants arrive alive and well.


DO I NEED MOVING INSURANCE TO COVER MY MOVE?

Miami Furniture Assembly takes great care to prevent loss or damage to your goods. However, in the event something unforeseen should happen, we recommend Full Value Protection. Technically, it’s not insurance—but it provides coverage to repair or replace anything that may be lost, damaged, or destroyed while in our care. Here’s more about Miami Furniture Assembly Valuation Options: Miami Furniture Assembly Valuation Options.


WHAT PAYMENT METHODS DOES MIAMI FURNITURE ASSEMBLY ACCEPT?

Your Miami Furniture Assembly Agent will collect payment before unloading at destination, or you may opt to pay at the time your goods are loaded onto the truck. You may pay with cash, credit card, or check (certified check, traveler’s check, bank check, or personal check is accepted with certain limitations).


HOW DOES MIAMI FURNITURE ASSEMBLY CALCULATE THE PRICE FOR MY MOVE?

Miami Furniture Assembly determines the cost of your move based on the weight and distance it will travel. Our online instant quote provides an approximate price. For a precise estimate, your Miami Furniture Assembly Agent will walk through your home and note everything to be transported. 


HOW LONG DOES IT TAKE TO MOVE?

The time it takes to move depends on several factors, such as the size of your move, where you are moving to, and time of year. Talk to your Miami Furniture Assembly Agent about your timing requirements.
We want to meet your expectations.


DOES MIAMI FURNITURE ASSEMBLY MOVE CARS?

No. We do not provide moving of vehicles.

WHAT IF I NEED STORAGE FOR SOME THINGS?

Storage goes hand-in-hand with moving. Miami Furniture Assembly offers secure storage, for as long as you may need,


AM I PROTECTED AGAINST LOSS OR DAMAGE WHILE MY BELONGINGS ARE IN TRANSIT?

All shipments are automatically afforded a minimal protection, valued at 60 cents per pound. However, Miami Furniture Assembly recommends Full Value Protection (FVP), which ensures repair or replacement in the event an item is lost or damaged. 


WHAT SHOULD I DO WITH MY HIGH VALUE ITEMS?

Miami Furniture Assembly recommends you take small, high-value items and things with personal or sentimental value with yourself when you move. Here’s an explanation and list of things you should keep with you when you move: Moving Personal Items & Family Heirlooms.


HOW CAN I TRACK MY SHIPMENT?

Miami Furniture Assembly have GPS Tracking on all of our vehicles. Just give us a call at 786.474.6972 and we will let you know exactly where the truck is at