Are you looking for a moving and storage company in Seattle?  Well, you’ve come to the right place! Founded and operated since 1994.   Careful Movers is a family-owned business that serves the greater Seattle area and the state of Washington.  Moving is said to be one of the top 5 most stressful life events that humans do.  That’s why we’re so passionate about helping people relocate to their new destinations quickly and professionally.  Our goal is to make your move as seamless and smooth as possible to reduce moving stress while giving a top-rated and meticulous service.


Operating for over 25 years, Careful Movers is a full-service moving company that includes household and commercial moving and storage services.  We have made a name for ourselves by handling large and challenging items like pianos, hot tubs and pool tables.  Whether you’re moving locally, Seattle, Vancouver, Spokane, or Bellingham, we guarantee 100% customer satisfaction and a move well done.  We treat your belongings as if they were our own because we’re a family that understands the value and nostalgia of household items.  We appreciate the financial expense of moving; that’s why we aim to offer the best prices to fit your budget and meet your needs. 


Being a full-service moving company, we offer everything that has to do with packing, moving, and storing.  Careful Movers services include:


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    You name it. We supply it. We provide moving boxes, packing tape, paper, and bubble wrap for fragile and high-quality items. Also included are furniture blankets and additional padding protection that is unique to your household packing needs. For specialty items, such as a grand piano, heavy pool table, or full-sized hot tub, we offer crating services for transporting.


    To ensure large, bulky, and heavy furniture is intact arriving at the new destination, Careful Movers includes partial or full-disassembly of any item that needs it.  We also provide reassembly upon arrival.


    Whether your final destination is across the street or the country, Careful Movers will safely transport your belongings. Once we determine a delivery window for your items to arrive, all you need to do is make sure you’re there to accept the shipment.


    A move can leave you with an excessive amount of cardboard boxes for recycling and other materials that need proper disposal. From plastic bubble wrap, packing peanuts and Styrofoam, we ensure these materials are correctly taken care of, leaving you mess-free once your belongings are unpacked.



    Life can be busy, and packing is one of the most challenging and time-consuming parts of moving. But we’re happy to say that it doesn’t have to be! At Careful Movers, our trained moving professionals will safely pack up your entire house in boxes – swiftly and carefully – saving you time and stress. Our team loves a puzzle and will expertly and securely make everything fit while packing up valuable and fragile belongings with the utmost protection.


    Leave the heavy lifting to us! After packing your home, the Careful Movers team loads everything securely into the truck, including any appliances you’re taking with you. At the new destination, everything is unloaded and put into place – as directed by you. 


    Careful Movers sees every job from start to finish, and that includes unpacking too. You can focus on other activities that help you settle in, while we make sure everything is placed according to your preferences. Through your guidance, we’ll make the unpacking swift and easy.


    Careful Movers goes above and beyond expectations whenever you need to make your move as seamless as possible.  Let our family move yours because that’s how we approach every job. 


    Let our family move yours – our motto – whether you are relocating to a new home, office building, or moving your belongings to a storage unit.  Whichever the case may be, Careful Movers has your back because family is the most important to us.  We got into this business because we believe in helping people, and for us, nothing was more fulfilling than making a top 5 stressful event stress-free.  That’s where our heart is, and that’s where we thrive the most.

    At Careful Movers, all our mover employees train extensively to handle properly and protect household and business items during each relocation phase.  Quick and strong problem-solving skills are a must when packing, loading, and unloading a truck, making the Careful Movers team the best. We pride ourselves in the excellent moving and storage services we offer because it supports our #1 priority in building long-lasting relationships with our customers.   


    Trained and Experienced

    One major factor in a successful residential or commercial move is experience.  Anyone working for a professional moving company undergoes rigorous training to learn how to handle personal items properly during each stage of the moving process.  With years of experience, professional movers learn to problem-solve and maneuver items when loading and unloading a truck, creating a secure and smooth transport.

    Reliable and Accountable

    Professional movers know what they are doing, making them the most reliable option.  When hired, they’re working off a pre-arranged schedule and timeframe, ensuring the move goes the right way.  If anything goes wrong during the process of relocating, the movers are held accountable.  With that in mind, recruiting family and friends to help with the move may end with cancellations or a less secure packing job in the truck.  Things may break, and nobody holds responsibility, which could become costly.

    Specialty Tools
    Some items need more than just strong muscles to move it to the new location. Professional moving companies come with an appliance and furniture dollies, hand trucks, forklift, and even a small crane. All these tools combined can increase efficiency and swiftness in a move.
    Taking Inventory
    Moving can be hectic and with all the confusion of re-locating, things can easily get lost in the shuffle. Professional movers can take inventory with special serial numbered inventory stickers so you don’t have to. If it’s not a service they offer, you can do it while they do all the heavy lifting. It’s a perfect solution to ensure household or business belongings are with you from beginning to end.
    Fast and Efficient
    Professional movers have a proven moving system that works, resulting in a quicker process that saves customers a lot of time. No item is too big or small for movers when loading and unloading a truck. Operating at high efficiency and a fast pace is the name of the game for movers as they set the standards for successful relocating practices.
    Peace of Mind

    The relocation process is a hardworking and stressful event.  Not only physically, but mentally and emotionally as well.  It’s challenging to say goodbye to the old and welcome the new while packing, organizing, and planning the move.  Working with professional movers will free your mind to focus on other things or even allow for calm and relaxation during the transition.  Having peace of mind is key for a successful moving experience and the beginning of a new chapter. 


    We offer free estimates whether it’s over the phone or providing an on-site visit for bigger moves. In-home visits are scheduled and can sometimes be completed same day. We use a process called Carrier Pack service on packing jobs which quotes all labor and equipment on a per box basis.

    Call or email us today. We look forward to moving you!

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    We have two Locations.  The main warehouse in Edmonds and our Quilcene, WA location which services the Olympic Peninsula.  Having locations on both sides of the Puget Sound gives us a better chance to service customers moving back and forth.  We can usually save our customers some ferry tolls and drive time this way.