Plan a Move from Start to Finish with the New

Get a Free Referral for a Nearby Certified ProMover Too

May 4, 2015

Alexandria, VA – Find the latest tips and tools to help plan a move from start to finish at the newly re-launched, created by the American Moving & Storage Association. Consumers can get free referrals for certified professional movers to schedule free in-home estimates for the move. The website also has been completely refreshed with a new look and enhanced design. now offers a wealth of newly-updated information and resources, including:

  • Certified ProMovers. Quickly and easily get referrals for professional moving companies searching by ZIP code, completing a short online form, or reviewing the A-Z list of more than 2,800 certified ProMovers.
  • Moving 101. Find helpful articles and easy-to-understand infographics for a wide variety of topics, from choosing a mover to packing items in boxes to understanding how to value household goods and insure them, and much more. There’s also a new video highlighting valuable advice for consumers.
  • Free Publications. Order copies of three important publications to make the move go smoothly. These include: Guide to a Satisfying Move; A Consumer’s Guide to Moving with Children, Pets, Plants and Home Electronics; and Trust Your Move to a ProMover. can help anyone have a safe, successful move. Whether you’re looking to move across town, across the country or around the world, should be the first stop in planning your move,” said Scott Michael, president and CEO of the American Moving & Storage Association. “It’s also important that you know who you’re dealing with when you hire a moving company. That’s why the American Moving and Storage Association created the ProMover certification program. We want you to be confident you’ve chosen a mover committed to honest and ethical business practices—a ProMover.”

For free information and resources, and to find a certified ProMover, visit


The American Moving & Storage Association, home of the ProMover certification program, is the national trade association representing the nation’s moving and storage companies, which provide household goods moving services, specialized transportation for sensitive freight such as computers and trade show exhibits, and warehouse storage services. AMSA has approximately 4,000 members, including domestic and international companies and industry suppliers, and supports programs and activities that promote consumer protection, professional development, safety, and operational efficiency. Find out more at and