As we grow, and time passes us by we will most likely find ourselves taking part in moving to a new home. It is only natural, whether you are moving out of your parent’s house, moving in with a partner, or finding a more significant place to live due to you starting a family. These many kinds of moves being the case, however, does not make you a professional mover, and therefore do not have the same no how and experience needed to make sure that the move goes off without a hitch. With you being characterized as somewhat of a novice means that many problems can occur because of your lack of experience in moving.  These are the potential issues, and potential dangers, of trying to do all work without the assistance of a moving company.

5 Dangers of Moving on Your Own

Lack of Moving Experience

questioning a moving companyHaving a moving involved in your move means that you will be able to rely on those whose business is moving. This being the case means that the movers will know everything when it comes to moving; they will do all of the furniture wrapping, packing, loading/unloading and all that needs to be done.

Time Management

Attempting to move alone can take a lot longer than expected, so hire professional movers and turn long hours into minutes.

Loss of Items

Professionals sort, and correctly label all boxes to ensure for a quicker, more comfortable, and more reliable end to the move.

Increased Stress and Anxiety

Moving is difficult, time-consuming, and all around can be a massive pain in the neck. These issues will lead someone who is inexperienced to the act of moving to stress and worry about it. Movers work like a well-oiled machine, ensuring no one is doing more than any other.moving company certifications


Moving large and bulky items can be incredibly dangerous. Getting past the potential injuries one could suffer from merely losing grip of an object and having it fall on your foot, but the act of lifting can be dangerous. Movers have the know-how and the equipment needed to make sure no one gets injured during the move.

Southwest Movers

At Southwest Movers we love helping people move. If you are younger and not attached to an area, we highly recommend moving somewhere crazy and getting to know people somewhere new. But if you are looking at staying close to family or jobs, it doesn’t hurt to find smaller communities and increasing your commute. IF you have any questions at all, give us a call!