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Local Moving Services in Salt Lake City with Wasatch Moving Company

Local moves are usually within 50-100 miles with the same moving crew completing everything from start to finish on the same day. While a local move may not involve the same logistical concerns as a long-distance relocation, it still comes with plenty of stress and challenges without the right help. Salt Lake City local movers help you change neighborhoods, apartment complexes, or homes without the anxiety and hassle so you can settle into your new home in no time.

Planning to relocate in the Salt Lake City area? Whether you’re moving within the downtown area or relocating to one of the many great SLC suburbs, a trustworthy Salt Lake City local moving company helps you ditch the stress. You don’t need to worry about back-and-forth trips, recruiting family and friends to help, or items getting broken in the move.

What Are the Top Reasons to Hire Professional Local Movers?

You’re only moving to a new neighborhood in SLC or the next city over — why hire experienced local movers in Salt Lake City for a job you can do yourself? Moving is a lot more work than you may think! It’s easy for items to get lost or damaged in the shuffle not to mention the weeks of work that goes into packing and the physical strain of heavy lifting.

Affordable Salt Lake City local moving companies make your move fast, easy, and stress-free with a tailored level of service to fit your needs. You can save time with a move that’s organized and efficient and reduce stress with trained movers who protect your home and have the training and equipment necessary to move everything without the risk of damage. Movers can even pack up your home, one of the most tedious and challenging aspects of relocating, while making sure that your precious heirlooms, dinnerware, and other belongings get from A to B without harm.

A Salt Lake City local moving company doesn’t just help with the big, obvious aspects of relocating like loading and unloading. They can also handle disassembly and assembly of large furniture, make sure your boxes are placed in the correct areas of your home, rearrange furniture in the home, and more.

Why deal with the guesswork, stress, and headache of moving? Trusted local movers in Salt Lake City give you the peace of mind you’re looking for to enjoy an exciting move to a new home!

Specialized Equipment & Training Needed for Salt Lake City Local Moving

Reliable Salt Lake City local moving companies offer more than just labor to move heavy boxes and furniture; they deliver specialized equipment, in-depth training, and experience which are crucial to:

  • Preventing obstacles before they delay your move
  • Ensuring belongings are unharmed
  • Seamlessly handling the logistics of your relocation
  • Delivering an efficient moving experience

Special equipment is used by Salt Lake City local movers to accomplish these goals. Experienced movers maintain a fleet of new, well-maintained 20- and 26-foot moving trucks with shock absorbers and specialized moving boxes, or the part of the truck that rests on the chassis, with doors and ramps customized for safe moving. Every local move employs equipment including straps, furniture blankets, box and furniture dollies, wardrobe boxes, and tools to make sure every item is carefully protected and secured through every stage of your move to prevent scratches, damage, and loss.

It isn’t enough to have the right equipment and trucks for the job: the best Salt Lake City local moving company also employs and trains dependable crews and equips them with technology that makes their job safer and easier. Top movers go through a background check and intensive training process to learn the right techniques for disassembling/assembling furniture, transporting belongings, packing, preparing a home, and driving a large moving truck. Special training for items like pianos is also critical to make sure your belongings make the trip unharmed.

How Much Does a Salt Lake City Local Move Cost?

What is the Salt Lake City cost to hire local movers? Cost is a major concern when you’re relocating, especially if you’ve never hired Salt Lake City local movers before. This question can be tricky to answer as it depends on many factors.

As a general rule, Boston local movers rates are hourly plus packing materials and supplies. Your estimate will be based on:

  • The distance of the move
  • Amount of belongings
  • The type of local move – Single-family home, apartment, in-house, or senior move?
  • Number of movers needed
  • Level of service, such as labor-only or full-service
  • Whether you have specialty items such as oversized furniture, a pool table, or a piano
  • Prep work
  • Accessibility – Second floor apartment? Is there a service elevator? Do items need to be hoisted?

There are many ways to reduce the cost of your move including doing some of the work yourself or making sure your home and belongings are ready for the packers and movers. The best way to estimate your cost is by requesting a free Salt Lake City local movers quote from Wasatch Moving Company. You can be sure you’ll get an affordable rate and experienced crew with our Salt Lake City local moving company so you can sit back and relax.

How Do You to Choose the Best Salt Lake City Local Movers?

Moving is hard work and you want to make sure you get the right local moving company in Salt Lake City for the job. Unfortunately, there are plenty of fly-by-night moving companies and even scam artists who take advantage of people but inexperienced movers without the right equipment can be just as harmful. How do you choose the best moving companies in Salt Lake City to get the affordability, reliability, and customer service you deserve?

We recommend starting with Salt Lake City movers reviews on websites like Google and Yelp. Look for an overall positive trend and potential red flags like frequent mentions of the same problems.

The next step? Verifying the company’s credentials. Reliable local movers in Salt Lake City are licensed and insured with a good safety rating which you can verify with their USDOT number.

Once you have a list of Salt Lake City local moving companies with verified credentials and positive reviews, it’s time to narrow down your options. Don’t be afraid to do your research and ask questions including:

  • How long have they been in business?
  • How much experience do they have with similar moves?
  • What type of equipment and trucks do they use?
  • How many moves do they perform each year?
  • What’s their claims rate?
  • What is their training process for movers?

Wasatch Moving Company is proud of our great 5-year track record with more than 10,000 moves performed. We have more than 40 full-time trained employees committed to excellence with average 4.8 out of 5 star reviews. Wasatch Moving Company has completed everything from multi-million dollar home moves to large-scale office moves and everything in between with the honesty, hard work, and friendly service our customers know to expect.

Are you moving within the Greater Salt Lake City area? Whether you’re moving a home or apartment or arranging for an aging parent to move, count on the highly rated Salt Lake City local movers at Wasatch Moving Company. Give us a call at (801) 758-0030 or fill out the Request a Quote form for a free moving estimate to get started!


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  • Absolutely AMAZING!!! I have moved a ton (military) and these guys are by far the most professional, efficient team I have ever seen. I was extremely impressed, I would recommend to anyone. Thank you so much!!

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    Harper R
    2 days ago

    Great guys, super friendly and personable. Made it nice, and easy. Easily lifted all of our heavy items, and took the time to wrap all the big items, and corners of our doorways. They also brought extra items to pack and wrap extra items, even though we didn't end up... read more

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    Janine Oliver
    1 week ago

    We hired Wasatch Moving Company to move our furniture from two households into one new house. It was not an easy move - multiple heavy, awkward items including a piano, and multiple stairs going in and out of the buildings. The weather was in the high 90s most... read more

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    Elyse Huey
    2 weeks ago
  • Tyler London Kaiden and Harris were exceptional! I can’t give them a high enough review. They came to us from another all day move and didn’t stop running until 7pm when the job was done. Fast, super friendly, efficiently, and happy. I was grumpy when they got there and ecstatic... read more

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    Rachel Chavez
    2 weeks ago

    London’s crew did a great job. They were respectful and did everything I asked them to do without complaint. They figured out how to get awkward items through tight spaces. There was no property damage, either, so I am happy about that.

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    Elise Johnson
    3 weeks ago

    London's Crew is amazing! They moved everything so quickly without any scrapes or scratches. Friendly and courteous. Definitely would hire them again.

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    Laurie Allen
    3 weeks ago
  • I had never hired a moving company before and was very impressed for my first time and will continue to use them if I ever have to move again.
    I was super impressed with how professional they were even the conditions they were working in...the 90-plus degree Heat and all the...
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    Stephanie Lance
    4 weeks ago

    The movers were fantastic! They were so great with the furniture and were so careful with the walls. They not only were quick and knowledgeable they were very friendly and had great communication. I would 100% hire Tyler, PJ, & Josh again any day because of their outstanding job. 🥰... read more

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    Lauren Doane
    1 month ago

    Awesome! Fast, friendly, and flexible when we had to reschedule. So glad we hired them and will definitely use them again. Thanks to London’s crew!

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    Christina Loveless
    1 month ago
  • Hired for a client after another moving company did not complete the move. My client was treated with kindness and respect. Her items were packed quickly and professionally. Will be using Wasatch Moving Company again!

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    Jenny Cottam
    1 month ago

    Tyler and dmitri
    They are awesome. Such fun personalities! Did a great job. And I want them to do my moving back in my home when it’s ready!!
    This company was so awesome to work with. I had to change thing up a few times and the were...
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    MaryA Hagblom
    1 month ago

    Adrian and Chris were wonderful! They were super professional and efficient. They moved our belongings carefully and quickly. Both of them were super polite. This was our first time ever hiring movers and we enjoyed our experience. I definitely recommend going with Wasatch Movers! We have always been moving DIYers... read more

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    Teresa Munoz
    1 month ago
  • Daniel and Tyler’s crew were great. They were on time, kept us up to date on how things were going with the packing, they were professional yet personable and worked hard. We would recommend this crew any day!

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    Martie Lelegren
    1 month ago

    The team was on time, organized, and very professional. They took great care in moving everything and used pads everywhere to make sure nothing was damaged. I would highly recommend Wasatch Moving.

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    Tom Olsen
    2 months ago

    The 3 man crew hustled. They finished my move in a very good timeframe and no items were damaged. 100% worth the money to use a moving company, this was my first experience with one. Friendly guys too. The company also does free reschedules and cancellations, which is nice.

    jvwilbs Avatar
    2 months ago
  • The men that helped us where friendly and professional. They took really good care of my heirloom pieces. I would totally use this company if I move again. Thanks guys!!

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    Tammie Johnson
    2 months ago

    Tyler, Daniel were awesome, professionals and respectful. They were amazing taking care all furniture to make sure everything was secured. The moving process was easy. Really happy with everything. highly recommended. Thank you guys.

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    Roy Benites
    4 months ago

    This was the BEST experience ever!! We were dreading it for weeks and we couldn't have had a better team. The biggest thanks to Adrian, Javier, Sean, Tony, + Harris! These guys were such hard workers, so polite, and made sure that everything was perfect. The company that I work... read more

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    Sierra Thompson
    4 months ago
  • Tyler, Tony, Sinjin were on time, hard working and super efficient! Had a few unique moving issues that they handled without any question!! They handled everything with care as though it was their own!! Would definitely hire them again without question!!

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    Zack Walter
    4 months ago

    The easiest move of my life! Amazing communication, super nice and quick. Tyler and Harris are definite expert movers. Will call them for any future moves!

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    Melissa Dearr
    5 months ago

    Great crew. My arrival window was 8 30 to 9 30, at 8 30 they were already in my parking lot ready to go!

    Supplies are very reasonable for a scratch free move! No over charges. My estimate was very accurate and the job took 4h total. The crew was...
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    Juan Lizarazo
    5 months ago
  • So very pleased with these guys! They arrived on time, took very special care of all items, while also moving very quickly. Very upbeat guys and made the move more enjoyable. Great customer service from estimate to end. Definitely would recommend, and personally wont go elsewhere for any future moves.... read more

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    Kenzie Cherry
    5 months ago

    Tyler and Jose were FANTASTIC, couldn’t wish for better guys! The management is great, very helpful and accommodating. BEST MOVE EVER!

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    Nancy White
    6 months ago

    Our move couldn’t have gone more smoothly or professionally. They were so helpful and went out of their way to be sure we were completely happy every step of the way. I highly recommend them.

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    Rixa Oman
    7 months ago
  • Great crew! Worked well together and were respectful of my property and needs. Happy to recommend your company to family and friends!

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    Joanne Brown
    7 months ago

    The team that was sent out was quick, professional, and friendly. Made sure all my belongings were placed with care, both loading and unloading. Very personable making the stress of moving easy. Will definitely be in contact for my next move.

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    Jorge Salgado
    7 months ago

    I give the Wasatch Moving team the full five stars for their excellent work moving a very heavy safe. They took care of business in no time at all. Worked well together and clearly knew what they were doing. Their cost was competitive with all of the other moving companies... read more

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    George Williamson
    8 months ago
  • Just finished our move and the guys did amazing! We are super happy with the service and speed of Wasatch Moving Company. They worked hard, made great use of the time and took great care of our belongings. If you are considering movers at all, I highly recommend it. It's... read more

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    David Kilpatrick
    9 months ago

    Wasatch moving company helped us move recently and I was very impressed. All of the guys were very polite and professional. There were a couple of dings made in the stairwell and they came out very quickly to touch them up before the new owner took possession of the home.... read more

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    Haylin Martin
    10 months ago

    I like this company. They are friendly, helpful, courteous, and efficient workers. They handled my things carefully. They never complained about lugging heavy items up and down 2 flights of stairs (no elevator). They got everything in and out of the house as quickly as I could have hoped for.
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    Clarissa Helps
    1 year ago