1st Choice Movers: Local Moving Service

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Moving by yourself can be simple enough if you only have a few boxes of belongings, but when you have to pack and move an entire apartment or house, you may want to consider hiring Jacksonville movers. Here at 1st Choice Movers, we offer you affordable hourly rates which are based on the equipment and crew members necessary for your relocation. We are happy to discuss this with you and plan out your local move in the most cost-effective manner.

A few of the benefits our company can offer you include:

  • Relief from the stress of moving
  • Assistance with the heavy lifting
  • Protecting your belongings from harm

We classify a local move as one that takes place within 100 miles in the same state, from your old home to your new one. Please don’t hesitate to get in touch with us today at (904) 731-7223 to request a free quote on our local moving services!


Moving Soon? Read here for tips…


Below is a checklist to help you prepare for your move. You don?t have to do everything at once – we promise.

Five to eight weeks before moving:

  1. Calculate moving expenses and create a moving expense receipt file.
  2. Verify with your insurance company and credit card companies that your belongings are covered for the move.
  3. Transfer insurance policies to your new address.
  4. Contact doctor, dentist, pharmacist and vet for referrals.
  5. Begin using food and cleaning supplies already on hand.
  6. Start cleaning closets, bookcases and other storage areas.
  7. Have a yard sale or donate unwanted items to charity.

Three to five weeks before moving:

  1. Research and choose a bank at your new location.
  2. Schedule disconnection of utilities.
  3. Contact utility companies in new area to sign up for new service.
  4. Register your children in their new schools.
  5. Begin packing nonessential items like books, seasonal clothing or sporting equipment.
  6. Call 1st Choice Movers to schedule your move. 904-731-7223

Day of the move:

  1. Consolidate any items that should not be packed or moved with the shipment into one or two specific areas of your home and advise the moving crew. This would include items being transported in your personal vehicle(s) such as clothing, medicines, pet supplies and animal carriers.
  2. Then sit back…….relax and let us take care of everything else.

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When you’re planning a residential move or are moving the location of your business, it can be a very overwhelming and stressful experience. If you add up all of the expenses, from gas, supplies, and rental truck, to hiring movers and a driver, it can get quite expensive. Fortunately, there are local companies like ours, 1st Choice Movers, who can help you with all of your packing, storing, and transporting needs. We aim to make the process go as smoothly and stress-free as possible for you and your family. Call us today at (904) 731-7223 to request a free quote!

Our services include the following:

Reliable & Professional Movers

Our team has more than 15 years of experience helping customers like yourself throughout Jacksonville, Orange Park, Saint Augustine, Jacksonville Beach, Ponte Vedra Beach and Fernandina Beach. We understand that when you’re making a move, you likely have a long list of things to do. Even with a specific checklist of the steps you must complete and the items to be packed, it can be a daunting task to have to take care of these tasks on your own. We hope that with the assistance of our licensed and insured movers will be beneficial to you and your family or employees.

We set ourselves apart from other moving companies in the following ways:

  • We strive to offer affordable prices
  • You can receive free moving quotes
  • We provide moving specials regularly
  • Our company receive an A+ Rating by the BBB

We want to help ensure you don’t leave anything behind when you leave your old home or commercial property. Our team is at your service during your move of any distance, offering packing assistance for your convenience, as well as safe storage facilities as well. Please don’t hesitate to give us a call today at (904) 731-7223 to request a quote or to inquire about the services we offer!