1- Choose movers based on overall value (quality low stress move, insurance/valuation of protection, etc.)
2- Find movers with a verified certificate of insurance.
3- Check floridaconsumerhelp.com to make sure the company is licensed by the Florida Dept. of Agriculture & Consumer Services.
4- When shopping for an estimate, make sure it’s based on an in-person or virtual inspection.
5- Determine if the company is a moving broker or moving company, and how the costs can vary.
6- Check your homeowners or rental insurance policies for moving coverage.
7- Accidents happen, even with the best movers. Know the difference between released value at 60 cents per pound and full value protection.