Five Great Ways to Show Appreciation for Your Movers

by Dusty Rhodes on Dec 31, 2016  in 
  • SMARTBOX Moving Tips

Moving and storage companies are very valuable to many people across the country for a variety of reasons. Many times they are capable of coordinating several different types of moves, regardless of distance, while having different types of resources available to make your relocation a success. From the customer service representatives to the actual moving teams themselves, it is a complete team effort.

Speaking of the actual movers, they are the ones who, more often than not, are directly involved with moving your belongings from one location to another. Without their effort, the transition process wouldn’t run as smoothly. With this in mind, it’s a great idea to show your moving team appreciation any little way that you can. Read our suggestions below for some helpful ways to do just that.

Help them- Lend a helping hand to your movers, if and whenever possible. This could come in the form of giving proper guidance or helping them lift a few furniture items. Yes, they are the ones getting paid to do the job, but physically helping out can go a long way in showing your appreciation for their time and hard work. Plus, the more set of hands you have involved in the process, the quicker your moving goal will be accomplished.

Make/Buy Them Food- Food is a great way to show gratitude and appreciation for your movers. After all, everyone loves a good meal after a hard day’s work. Whether you decide to make food to purchase a gift card for them to use later, it’s a wonderful gesture that shows you care and appreciate all of their hard work.

Kids- Four letters that spell a word that means so much too so many people. If your movers have children, find out what kind of toys or fun things their kids like to do. If you can afford to do so, go buy an item for your mover’s children, whether it be a toy, movie, or clothing item. It’s personal, not so cliché, and would make your mover’s day.

Tip them- You can tip your movers for their service just like you would tip your waiter or waitress at a restaurant. Although it may not seem like much, a little extra cash can go a long way in showing appreciation.

Say Thank You- Thank you. Two small words that are commonly used in society today that mean so much and require so little effort. These words often mean that you were mindful and appreciative of someone taking the time to help you accomplish your desired goal, either personally or professionally. Saying a heart-felt thank you to your movers makes all parties involved feel good about coming together and accomplishing a task.

Many moving and storage companies do a tremendous job in providing great customer service to their consumers and validation of their hard work should be shown. With that said, it doesn’t matter if it comes verbally or through a physical act of kindness. It is the act itself that shows you care and appreciate having them there to help you through this transition. If you would like more information on our SMARTBOX moving and storage process, please contact us today at 1-877-627-8269. And for helpful moving tips and info make sure you check out our Blogs.

Dusty Rhodes