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Helpful Movers

(4.7 out of 5 / 536 reviews)

Tacoma, WA / Moving services within 40 miles

Booked 1,963 times through HireAHelper

536 Verified Customer Reviews

Open Today - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Tacoma, WA / Moving services within 40 miles

Booked 1,963 times through HireAHelper

536 Verified Customer Reviews

Open Today - 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

About Us

At Helpful Movers our goal is to make your move as stress free as it can be, all of our crews are courteous, polite, and helpful with anything needing to be done. We always treat your items with the utmost care just like they were our own. We cover anywhere from Seattle to Olympia to Bremerton. We offer out of state moves and we can also supply a company truck for in state moves if needed please call for pricing.


Licensed Business:
License Number
Issuing City
Washington State
Insured Business:
Policy Number
Available Upon Request
Policy Issuer
United Financial Casualty Company
Uniformed Crews:
I Offer Uniformed Crew Members

Moving Services

Move Help

Day Labor


Real Tacoma area customers. Unedited, unfiltered reviews of Helpful Movers.

536 reviews

Erich B

(5) 9/24/2020 Bellevue

Helpful Movers arrived slightly early, and worked exceptionally hard and efficiently. They also did a wonderful job packing the storage container. Highly recommend!

Khrystal P

(5) 9/17/2020 Olympia

They did an excellent job. They finish moving our 3 bedroom house into the POD within 2 hour. The company is very professional. I receive several calls in reference to my move. I would use them again.

Robert E

(5) 9/22/2020 Seattle

Timely Stress free Friendly

Melanie T

(5) 9/19/2020 Seattle

I had a lot of anxiety about hiring people to move my things. I have severe control issues and other parts of my move weren't going swimmingly so I was like EEEK! Mark and Caden (don't hate me if I got the name wrong) were so amazing! We were done with the one run in less than three hours. Their Tetris skills were off the hook! If I ever move again (I hope not - I just bought my first), I'm going to request Mark & his buddy (pretty sure it's Ca(y)den)!

Steve S

(3) 8/28/2020 Seattle

Movers were on time, actually 15 minutes early . Immediately they saw some items we had staged and said there’s no way it would all fit into the pod. They worked for an hour (We paid for two hours of labor), then were ready to get paid. They didn’t tie down in the pod, and I had to ask them to tie down at least once at the end . I thought they were going to Shrink wrap the moving blankets Onto more fragile items, but only draped blankets. At the end the mover was looking for praise about how much stuff he actually got into our pod.

Mason W

(5) 9/19/2020 Redmond

Both of our movers were excellent! They were fast, efficient, friendly and had a great sense of humor.

Jeremy H

(5) 9/18/2020 Seattle

Aaron and Eric did a great job. We booked them for 2 hours and they were able to finish everything we needed in just over an hour.

Elaine K

(5) 9/8/2020 Tacoma

Amazing !!!! They finished 3 hours early can you believe that? Moving from Washington to California. They distributed the weight throughout that truck so well we had no problems on the road. Thank you guys. Elaine

Elyse S

(5) 9/12/2020 Gig Harbor

Great and super nice!

Yvonne C

(5) 9/7/2020 Gig Harbor

I greatly appreciate that the moving crew from Helpful Movers arrived precisely on time this morning, worked well as a team, got the job done in a highly professional, respectful manner. Truly excellent! Will hire them again in the next several rounds of our move in.

Service Area

We handle moves within 40 miles of Tacoma, WA 98422.

Get To Know Us

What can a customer expect after booking with you?

We will give you a call as soon as possible to get all of the details for your move confirmed and also go through your move with you to discuss any additional information that may happen for your move. Also we will be able to answer any questions you may have regarding your move.

What can a customer expect on moving day if they hire you?

Once we arrive onsite we will do a brief walk through and then we will get started by prepping any furniture for loading and proceed to loading your Pod or truck.

How should a customer prepare for moving day?

The best way to prepare for your move is always organization, having walkways cleared for the movers so as not to trip over anything. If we are unloading a great time saver is to take post it notes label each room #1,#2 etc then as we are bring boxes in you can say that goes to room # this makes it much easier for you and saves you time and money!

What types of moves have you handled?

We have handled every move there is, we do in-state, residential, commercial, industrial, out of state, in home, remodels, we also do staging as well!

What's your favorite part about being a mover?

By far we love doing everything we can to take the stress out of your move, we know moving is a very stressful thing to do so we want to do everything we can to make whatever part we are taking in it to be stress free

What training do you provide your crew members?

All of our employees go through training on jobs as an extra crew member to learn everything they need to know before being sent out. It is imperative that they learn how to handle your belongings properly before they are put on as a full time member of our company.


Same Day Moves

We charge an extra 15% for same day requests.

Next Day Moves

We accept next day requests at our normal rates.

Refunding Unused Time

We refund up to one unused hour over our min..

Extra Hours

We can always stay at least 1 hour over the prebooked time.

Moving Equipment

Furniture dolly:
Please let us know in advance, not all crews carry them., (upon request, no fee)
Hand tools for assembly:
Please let us know if they are needed, (upon request, no fee)
Hand truck:
Standard Dolly, we don't supply Appliance Dolly, (always included, no fee)
Plastic wrap:
Please let us know ahead of time, ($25.00/ea.)
Standard rope, we also offer straps, set of 4 for $20, ($5.00/ea.)


Sunday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Monday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Hourly Price
for 2 movers after 2 hr min
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