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When preparing to relocate somewhere, the matter of overall cost comes on the table. There are quite a few moving companies being dishonest with you when it comes to Brooklyn moving quote. Some of them try to attract you with the lower offer, others claim that they can provide a piece of exact information only by phone. But, for your information, it is very important to provide New York City moving professionals with the exact volume of your relocation as well as with the specific information about your particular New York move.

Given that there are many factors that influence the price for your relocation, one way to receive the exact or near exact Brooklyn moving quote in almost no time is to use moving cost calculator form. Big Apple movers NYC own such a calculator, so we shall give you some hints on how to use it properly. It is simple and easy, give us a call today to discuss the specifics of the move. 

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Who are we?

Before we go any further, let us share a word or two about ourselves with you.

Big Apple Moving is a professional moving company that has been in the moving industry since 1979. Being the dinosaurs of the moving industry has allowed us to see it change and evolve. We are proud to say that we were one of the moving companies that helped shape the industry and bring it up to the level that you see today.

Our goal is to provide our customers with excellent moving service at very affordable rates. After all, the experience that we have allows us to come up with tailor-made moving solutions that will make sure that you spend less than anywhere else.

Learn how to properly use NY moving calculator

Big Apple Movers NYC  strive to keep customers informed and satisfied since the very beginning. Hence, we follow the trends in the moving world, implementing all the changes that could improve our business. Or make the clients and customers using our NY moving services feel better about the relocation. This is exactly the reason why we have the free-to-use moving cost calculator on our website.

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Find a moving estimator on our website

Now, you can visit our official website, enter the required information, and receive the moving price estimate in just a few minutes! Not needing to leave your home, or have our representatives come to your home. Of course, the preciseness of the Brooklyn moving quote you receive depends on the quality of information you enter. Read on and find out what is crucial when using the moving cost calculator.

Preparation for the calculation

Before every job, you must properly prepare for what’s to come. The same goes for using the moving calculator. Although it seems like an easy thing to do, which is not far from the truth, you still want to have the right information. Because, if you don’t provide the exact information, the difference between the actual price and the Brooklyn moving quote you got using the calculator could be huge. Especially when calculating the price for using the services of long distance movers NYC. Nevertheless, the difference can be significant even for the NY local move. Therefore, here is what information you must prepare:

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Before you use the calculator, gather every important piece of information
  • The exact addresses are a must- The distance is an important factor of a moving quote in New York. So have them prepared before you use the calculator.
  • Have a list of ALL the items moving with you- Make a checklist of all belongings you plan to move to your new home.
  • Make a decision about who conducts each part of the relocation- The exact moving quotes Brooklyn depends on the volume of relocation services you will be using.
  • Warn the company of every potential difficulty during your move- Every moving company in New York will charge you more if there are some significant difficulties during your relocation.
  • Check on the supplies, the equipment, and the tools- You should know what you need to acquire for your relocation, this will influence the price for your NY move.

Pick up and delivery address make an important impact on your Brooklyn moving quote

It is of significant importance to enter the proper addresses in the appropriate fields of moving calculator. It looks like an unimportant matter, but think again. Is it the same if you’re moving only 2-3 miles away or making a lot longer relocation? The difference isn’t only in miles the moving company needs to drive. It is also in time spent during the relocation, difficulty of the route to your new home, etc. So, make sure you have the exact address for your new home. Because we assume you are probably well-informed of the address where you currently live. Of course, all of this if you want to receive an exact, or near exact NY moving quote.

What kind of services are you hiring the NYC movers for?

I guess you’ve already heard that DIY moves can be budget-friendly. Am I right? Well, it’s true that you lower the price by putting an effort. The more effort you put, the less money you pay. But the greater risk you take. The commonly advised part of the relocation for DIY projects is the packing. If you have no previous experience you will need to invest even more energy and efforts (such as driving a big moving truck or loading/unloading your belongings).
Hence, there are three ways to conduct your relocation:

  • Conducting all the relocation by yourself– But in that case, you wouldn’t be interested in a Brooklyn moving quote, right?
  • Hybrid move- You and the moving company conduct one part of the relocation each.
  • Let the moving professionals do everything- The moving pros do everything by themselves.

Office relocation

Office relocation is one of the most peculiar types of moves. The reason behind it is the fact that offices can hold many diverse items. Plus, their sizes vary from one company to another. Therefore, your Brooklyn moving quote can be quite different depending on whether you are going to need help to with a commercial or residential move. Therefore, you should make sure to get in touch with your office movers NYC as soon as possible. Obtaining all the details, including finances, right at the beginning can prove crucial to a successful move.

The major component of an online Brooklyn moving quote- the volume of the relocation

Yes, as we said, the distance is important, as the time spent during the relocation is. But what makes the crucial impact on the quote for New York move is the volume of your relocation. You must make a checklist of each and every little piece of item you are moving. Depending on that, the moving company gets the information about the number of workers required, the equipment needed, the number of moving trucks for the relocation, how much moving boxes, and which size to use and all other important details. All of this New York City movers get to know when you check the items you are relocating in the appropriate step of online moving quotes Brooklyn.

The size of your relocation is of significant importance for the New York moving quotation

Depending on the size of your relocation, with the help of the moving calculator, you will be able to conclude whether or not you will get cheap movers Brooklyn. Because in case you can calculate here and there to lower the price for your move. But if your relocation demands a big effort, then you can’t count on cheap NYC moving quote.

So, you must decide what kind of move you want. And you should decide it before you use the moving calculator. Because, as we said, the price raises if you use more services. And we offer all sorts of services you might require during the relocation. Including self-storage NYC, and additional moving services. So once you know what kind of services you would like to use during the relocation, you can use the calculator form.

Every detail can influence a Brooklyn moving quote

This is why we advise you to be honest when searching for a moving quote in NYC. So inform your movers of any issue that might appear during the New York relocation. For example, you could have an unusual item demanding special care during the relocation. You could have a piano. So you would be requiring a specialized team of NYC piano movers. Because you can’t move the piano just like that, you need special equipment and special professionals for that.

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Don’t miss any information that could influence the final outcome

Besides this, your home could have a lot of stairs. Or a difficult approach. You could have some dangerous part of the building that could harm the moving professionals. All of this you must disclose to your movers when looking for the New York relocation quotation. Because only the complete information provides a precise quotation. Everything else is a rough estimate which means nothing to you or to your mover.

Do you have the proper equipment for your part of the relocation?

In case you are going to pack in a DIY manner, do you have what it takes? First, do you have the supplies and the tools? For the packing, you need the boxes, the packing tape, the bubble wrap, the wrapping paper, etc. In case you don’t have some or all of these items, you must acquire them before the packing, or you should contact your moving professionals and check if you can get something from them. This is an additional expense, and hence you must know what you need before you come for a NY moving quotation.

Big Apple Moving is a professional moving company that has all the necessary equipment, but the knowledge too, that is needed to successfully complete any type of a move. We have been in the business long enough. This experience has taught us a lot. However, one of the most important lessons that we have learned is the fact that we need to have a skilled labor force in order to meet the high standards that we ourselves have set.

This is the reason why all of our moving crew members receive thorough moving training. Therefore, no matter whether you are going to need help with packing, unpacking, transport or storage, you can count on us!

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Aside from equipment, do you have the know-how for disassembling/reassembling furniture? Or for packing the fragile items? In case you don’t, learn before the relocation, or hire professional movers for the packing services, and even for unpacking help after your relocation is over. All of this changes the NY moving quote. Make sure you gather all this information before you use the moving calculator, or prepare for a shock once your relocation starts and your mover informs you of a lot bigger price for your relocation.

We offer a free online Brooklyn moving quote!

As we said at the beginning, Big Apple Movers NYC are here to help you with everything you might need during the relocation. Hence, we give you an option of a free online moving quote for your NYC move. Now you have the know-how for using it properly. Prepare all pieces of information we told you to. Come back on our website, and use our moving calculator. You can find it on the top of this page. Or on the top of each of our pages. Also, you can get in touch with us and we will go through all the details together.


Hi, I was very happy with your service and extremely pleased that they stayed within the time framed quoted. Thanks again and I will recommend you to friends~ Best, Tracey Heyboer.

-Tracey Heyboer


The guys you sent me were awesome, I was extremely impressed by their work ethic and great attitude. If i know anyone who needs to move, I'm definitely going to recommend your company. Thanks again Miguel.

-Miguel Pires


Everyone who I dealt with was courteous and on top of things. The crew that came out was on time and friendly but professional. They went out of their way, especially in helping pack the storage unit at the destination -- while staying within the estimated time. Thanks again. I would use you again in the future, and if given the opportunity, give a positive reference.

-Stephen Parkert


Hello, Big Apple moving was very helpful and patient with all my questions and phone calls. I was somewhat nervous about the entire process, but Denise was very reassuring and always returned my calls promptly. I would highly recommend Big Apple moving & storage!!!. The entire crew was great from the moment they came to pack to the end result of deliverance. They were very professional, nice and fun!! They took all the stress and pressure off that can occur from moving. Great group of guys!!

-Barbara Salvatoriello

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