NON SHIPPABLE ITEMS

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When moving with a professional moving company There are certain items that cannot be packed and loaded onto the truck; such as flammable liquids, solids and explosive materials. To make it easier on you, we gathered a list of non-shippable items:
Hazardous Materials
  • Nail polish remover
  • Nail polish
  • Car batteries
  • Household batteries
  • Chemistry sets
  • Ammunition
  • Matches
  • Gasoline
  • Kerosene
  • Motor oil
  • Liquid bleach
  • Pool chemicals
  • Fertilizers
  • Poisons
  • Fireworks
  • Charcoal
  • Charcoal lighter
  • Darkroom chemicals
  • Ammonia
  • Lamp oils
  • Paints
  • Paint thinners
  • Aerosols
Perishables
Food, plants or living things that may die or spoil in transit.

  • Frozen Food
  • Produce
  • Plants
  • Refrigerated Food
  • Food – open or without adequate preservation (i.e. – spaghetti, cereal, bread, etc.)
Note: You should empty your refrigerators and freezers. Keep appliance doors open for at least 24 hours in advance of loading; this will allow appliances to dry out and prevent the growth of mold.
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What is included in every move
At Nationwide Van Lines we bring something else to the table. We recognize that a successful move need needs to to always include a few basic services

Protection to your home

  • We will protect your floors with floor protectors, stairs protectors and make sure to leave you floors scratch free
  • Door Jam protection, rails and all corners will be protected
  • Any area whether in the hallway or around your home that need to be protected will be covered by our crews

Flat Pricing

  • When we provide a price, our prices are Flat Binding Prices – we don’t charge by hour and will not add any travel time or extra labor hours to the final bill.
  • We provide a free onsite estimate to any job within 50 mile radius from our headquarters and if you are further our representative will perform and video estimate to ensure an accurate price

Furniture Protection

  • All your furniture will be packed with our moving blankets. All moves include packing for all your non fragile furniture to ensure safe travel to your destination.
  • Any fragile glass or special items will be packed to ensure saftey and wood crates are always an option for high value items – Please consult with your representative to make sure they are aware of any fragile or special item

Reliable and professional staff

  • Nationwide Van Lines will make sure all our staff will take care of you move in the up most professional manner. From the office crew which provide the estimate and customer service to our crews on the field, our packers and loaders are heavily trained, background check and will make sure your move will be successful and stress free
Founder And PresidentTali Maskalik

No matter if you’re relocating within the same neighborhood or overseas, moving can be pretty stressing. In fact, moving is repeatedly ranked as the third most stressful life event and sometimes seems to be completely overwhelming. On top of moving, you often have to deal with realtors, mortgage financing and even finding a great school for your kids. To keep all the moving components tracked and timely, organization is a big must. Utilizing a filing system is a great way to keep... Read More

Tali Maskalik
Tali Maskalik
Founder And PresidentTali Maskalik

No matter if you’re relocating within the same neighborhood or overseas, moving can be pretty stressing. In fact, moving is repeatedly ranked as the third most stressful life event and sometimes seems to be completely overwhelming. On top of moving, you often have to deal with realtors, mortgage financing and even finding a great school for your kids. To keep all the moving components tracked and timely, organization is a big must. Utilizing a filing system is a great way to keep.... Read More

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