When you move, you need movers who can help make the moving process as easy and efficient as possible. If you’re relocating to Elgin, IL, our Elgin movers can fit the bill.
When you relocate, you not only have to unpack and settle into your new home, you also have to settle into your new town. You need to find your local grocery stores, coffee houses, and gas stations and make note of local restaurants you’d like to try. Moving to the eighth-largest city in Illinois can be intimidating. But Elgin is a hot spot for new homes and development, which makes it the perfect place to live right now. Even better, Alliance Moving & Storage has Elgin movers standing at the ready to help you relocate with ease.
History of the City & Life in Elgin, IL
With a population slightly over 110,000, Elgin is the eighth largest city in Illinois. Occupying parts of Cook County and Kane County, Elgin splits the balance between suburban living and urban amenities. Founded in 1835, the city has become famous for its tireless focus on education and invention. The city holds the famous Elgin Academy, which is the oldest co-ed, non-sectarian college prep school west of the Allegheny Mountains. Elgin High School, has produced dozens of notable alumni including a Pulitzer Prize winner, a Tony winner, a GM CEO, multiple Olympians, five Navy admirals, and a Nobel Prize winner.
Those looking to move to Elgin will be excited to find a bustling, cooperative community. The city expanded throughout the 2010s and ranked No.1 in the Chicago Metropolitan area in new home starts. The town is one of the most diverse small cities in the U.S. and has large Mexican American and Laotian American communities. This diversity has only made the bond between neighbors stronger. In the modern history of Elgin, it has become known as a community filled with effective grassroots organizations that has a strong spirit of community pride and activism. This dedication to community building earned the city its second ever All-America City award from the National Civic League.
Al’s Cafe & Creamery is a hidden gem for Elgin residents. This historical Victorian building holds more than just a run of the mill ice cream parlor. Al’s boasts amazing cuisine, inspired by down home comfort food from cultures around the globe. The head chef has trained in Holland, Germany, and France. He uses his diverse training and skills to create unique and flavorful dishes for the whole family to enjoy. And of course, with hundreds of dessert variations to choose from, you can’t go wrong here.
If you’re looking for fun, the library isn’t the first place you’d think to look, but Elgin might have you rethinking that assumption. The Gail Borden Public Library offers over 1,600 programs that have been attended by over 66,000 people. They have three branches in Elgin which all offer relaxing and fun areas to read, study, work, and play. In 2009 it became one of five libraries to receive the coveted National Medal for Museum and Library Service.
Moving to Elgin
There are enough tasks on your list to accomplish during a move. We want to help lighten your load by providing safe and convenient moving services. As professional movers, we have significant experience moving all types of furniture and belongings, so your treasured possessions will be safe in our hands. Let us know how we can alleviate your moving stress and make your relocation to Elgin as smooth as possible. Contact us today to let us know how our Elgin movers can help you.
If you’re in the market for Elgin movers, we’re here to help. Alliance Moving & Storage offers dozens of custom services that make any move easier. Some of the services we provide include:
- Residential moves
- Commercial moves
- Packing and unpacking
- Furniture disassembly and reassembly
- Long distance moves
- Short distance moves
- Secure storage services
- Moving planning and management
- Fragile and special items
Outside of our moving services, we also offer free and transparent quotes to everyone. As a family owned business, we know the importance of being able to move your family confidently. The free quoting tool on our site provides you with the best rates in the Greater Chicago Area for your particular move.
Should you choose to hire our Elgin movers for your relocation, we’ll put you in touch with one of our relocation specialists. This professional move coordinator uses their knowledge of relocations to help your move go smoothly, and to answer any questions you may have. Contact us today to see how we can improve your move in Elgin.
Relocation requires more than a truck and some movers. It requires careful planning, packing, and so much more. All of this and more can be provided by Alliance Moving & Storage. We have all the packing supplies you need to ensure your belongings are carefully wrapped and transported to your new home. Plus, you can add our disassembly and reassembly services to any move. We’ll carry your belongings into the designated room or area they’ll reside in, so all the heavy lifting is on us.
Moving your business to a new location comes with the same challenges as residential moving but includes a few more. You’ll need to change your physical address on all websites and inform all necessary businesses and government agencies of your new location. This process takes a significant time and energy investment during the relocation process, but it doesn’t have to take away from your move. Work with Alliance Moving & Storage for a quick, careful, and efficient move while you tackle the tasks we can’t take off your hands.
Customer Reviews of our Elgin Movers
We aren’t the only people with great things to say about our movers. Hundreds of satisfied customers have taken the time to post glowing reviews on sites like Facebook, Angie’s List, Yelp, and Google. Here’s what some of them had to say about working with our Elgin movers:
“Alliance was on time and met our move out/in deadlines. The guys did a great job packing and unpacking for my mom’s move out of a three story townhome. They used carpet protector and packed everything very carefully. We had no damage. They were courteous and gracious about everything they did. Couldn’t have been happier.” – KJ C. of Cary, IL
“I would recommend Alliance to anyone looking for movers who care, who really focus on customer service from start to finish, and who really go that extra mile to make your move less stressful. Let’s face it, moving sucks, but Alliance is the best at making it an actually pleasant experience. Thank you Alliance!” – Suzanne M. of Chicago, IL