Big Oxen Moving
The number one thing we hear when people talk about moving is how stressful it can be. To avoid that stress, why not hire professional movers with the experience and know-how needed to move your belongings with care? In the moving business since 2015, we've enjoyed building relationships with clients, providing full service and insured relocation assistance.
Quality help packing, moving boxes and furniture, supplying the help you need. Beginning at $23 an hour, a general laborer, truck, and trailer will be ready to help with a smile.
Many moving businesses charge up to $200 an hour or more for two movers and a box truck. At Big Oxen, we work from an understanding of the economy as well as a developed knowledge of the difficulties of living on a student income. Offering discounts to local Indiana University students and staff has helped us grow, retain valuable business, and meet great people from the community.
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Our most popular service is the Local Student/Staff IU Special. With this service, you will receive one mover, truck & trailer, and basic moving equipment.
Feel at ease knowing fragile items will be blanketed and transported inside the truck, allowing for a soft and cushioned delivery to your new address.
This sevice is less expensive and suited for studio to one bedroom moves; this service is on the value menu of local moving services. (Please check the weather before booking on a rainy day!)
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Many clients in 2017 have employed us to rent and drive rental trucks to locations such as New Jersey, Montana, Florida, Chicago, Texas, Tennessee, California, as well as Virginia. In addition we also tow or drive personal vehicles to your new home.
We are coming to the end of the fourth moving season, and are confident in providing you with the best moving services available in the area.
Visit our list of moving services for pricing and full service options. If you find a cheaper price, tell us! We are willing to negotiate certain costs.
Being a local small business, we have had the pleasure of contracting with other local businesses for assistance with moving their items or providing movers when requested.
If you are a representative of a local, state, or federal agency please contact us directly at (812) 955-0745.
Many property management companies call us for help during their peak move-in and move-out seasons. In addition to moving, we enjoy helping with furniture relocation and general installations.
Moving a pool tables, safes, and painos can be a very difficult task. Without the proper equipment and professionalism there is a considerable chance the item could be damaged Or, the weight of some safes can cause permanent damage to your truckbed.
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Pack Heavy - Pack Light: Pack heavy items in small boxes and lighter items in larger boxes
Know how to Pack Plates and Records: Plates and record albums should be packed on end vertically, rather than placed flat and stacked.
Unscrew Bulbs: Remove bulbs before packing your lamps
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Remember the Bare Necessities: Toilet paper, telephone, toiletries, snacks, coffee (and pot), soap, flashlight, screwdriver, pliers, can opener, paper plates, cups, utensils, a couple of pans, paper towels, and cleaning supplies.
Enjoy the Help: Leave the rest to the professionals, sit back and relax, and look forward to the new opportunities, friends and experiences that are part of any move. Be sure to get a good night’s rest before the pickup and delivery days!
Use Stretch Wrap: Drawers on plastic totes are much easier to move if wrapped shut.
Labeled Sandwich Bags For Assembly: Screws and bolts will easily be sorted for assembly at your new address.
Leave Clothes on their Hangers: Easily slide a new trash bag up from the bottom and cinch the bag around the necks of the hangers.
ALL RATES AND CHARGES BEGIN WHEN WE LEAVE OUR SHOP OR WHEN WE DEPART THE JOB AHEAD OF YOU,WHICHEVER IS SHORTER (TRAVEL TIME).
ALL RATES AND CHARGES END WHEN WE CLEAN UP THE TRUCK (PADS, MOVING EQUIPMENT) AND COLLECT THE BILL (UNLESS OTHERWISE DISCUSSED WITH THE OFFICE).
DISCOUNTS ONLY APPLY TO CUSTOMERS USING CASH OR CHECK; CREDIT CARD CUSTOMERS WILL NOT RECEIVE DISCOUNTS.
** A CANCELLATION FEE MAY BE APPLIED IF 24-HOUR NOTICE IS NOT GIVEN TO THE OFFICE.
*OTHER RATES AND CHARGES MAY APPLY.
PLEASE CONTACT US FOR A FREE ESTIMATE.