Frequently Asked Moving Questions

Sir Austin has heard a million questions from customers in his long moving career and so we decided to create a page to chronicle his answers to the most commonly asked questions. Check back regulary because new questions and answers are added all the time!

We have extensive documentation that we train our piano moving team with and we update it all the time. We write down and review each and every challenge that our team faces when moving pianos. Here's a brief overview of our piano moving documentation....

Commercial moving is much different than residential moving. Our commercial customers are ongoing partners and we help manage your moving and storage needs indefinitely. We'll be the last moving & storage company that your business will ever need!...

Moving long distances is different from moving across town. It's a much more logistically intensive process and you need to make sure your moving company is up for the challenge. This FAQ walks you through a few of the differences between local and long distance...

If you're looking to move a pool table in Austin then there is only one name you need to know. Sir Austin has more table moving hours under his belt than Austin pool table movers have pool PLAYING time!...

Most customers we move are unaware that we offer unpacking as well as packing services. The good thing about us doing the unpacking for you is that you essentially get the process for free because of the massive time savings we receive by using our...

If you use professional moving pads when moving your belongings into storage then the materials costs for your move can rack up. This article explores paper vs cloth pads and why and when to use both types....

Labeling boxes for a move might seem like a mindless en devour but most moving companies still don't have defined processes for something so important. Here's a look at Sir Austin's box labeling process....

Sir Austin takes training his movers seriously and he would never let a fellow soldier go in to battle untrained. From generals on down everyone goes through the training program!...

Sir Austin is militant when it comes to protecting your furniture for the big move. We follow a strict 3 step process, this article is a snippet of our internal process documentation....

We take our processes very seriously and constantly train the A-Team on all new edicts. This is just a peak into our moving process....

When moving a house or apartment, there are a number of common factors that can add time to your move and you can rest assured that Sir Austin has seen it all and moved it all! Therefore while not extensive, this is a list of...

This page explains a small set of the equipment we use. Because we're still on the fence about some of the products we're using this is just a short intro, the full list of moving equipment we use will be coming soon!...

We have two separate packing processes and which one is employed will depend on the move in question. The first process, and our personal favorite, is to do all packing in our plastic reusable containers. However utilizing this method will depend on a couple questions....

Sir Austin would never schedule a move that we couldn't complete and we take our calendaring system seriously. We have a number of ways to connect to your calendaring system, read on to find out how....

Yes we do! We offer our Austin Storage customers a number of different options, depending on the type of storage needed. We're also happy to announce that we are in the process of building our own mobile storage containers and will be launching our new...

Both hourly and flat rate moves have their pros and cons and choosing between the two really depends on the move in question. Generally speaking, hourly rates are better suited to local moves and flat rates are better for long distance moves, but there are...