Founded in 1890, Peasley Moving & Storage has successfully weathered many history-changing events including the WWI, the Spanish Flu of 1918, the Great Depression, WWII, the 2008 recession, and 9/11 among many other public crises. We are taking the current COVID-19 threat very seriously and will promptly adhere to any and all directives from local, state and federal government officials. Peasley Moving & Storage has been categorized as an essential industry business within the current mandate established by Idaho State Governor Brad Little.

As an essential industry business, we will maintain normal operations until such time as either company management determines we must close our offices or we are directed to do so by a governmental authority. We are taking extensive precautionary measures including the adoption of all CDC guidelines and the establishment of our own policies intended to minimize health risks for all customers, employees, contractors, vendors, and community stakeholders. We are proud to be able to support the needs of our customers during this crucial time but are prepared to quickly change course as required.

Stay safe together with Peasley Moving & Storage

The COVID-19 crisis is fluid and there are many uncertainties and factors outside of our control that may, with little or no advance notice, impact our delivery of moving & storage services. Please be aware the current crisis could potentially result in small inconveniences such as a delayed project start time or significant inconveniences such as the complete rescheduling of services.

Although there are many unknowns to be navigated, you can be certain that Peasley Moving & Storage will be timely and transparent in our communications regarding servicing your moving & storage needs, and our professional relocation consultants will work diligently to offer creative solutions in the event your project is impacted by the current health crisis.

Steps Peasley Moving & Storage is Taking:

  • Company-wide Implementation of all precautionary measures recommended by the Center for Disease Control (CDC).
  • Office staff and moving crews are being monitored daily for symptoms and/or known exposure by management and asked to go home, contact their healthcare provider, and self-quarantine as directed. Staff members that experience symptoms and/or aware of exposure when not at work have been directed to stay home and notify their supervisor.
  • Office staff and moving crews are receiving daily briefings on precautionary measures and have been directed to follow them on and off the job.
  • Office staff and moving crews are being instructed to maintain appropriate “social distance” of 6 feet minimum between one another, customers, and all other people.
  • Office staff and moving crews are being provided with appropriate hand sanitizer and surface disinfecting supplies. They have been directed to disinfect truck cabs and moving equipment between each move to the best of their ability. These supplies will continue to be replenished as we are able, based on availability from retailers.
  • Moving crews will be furnished with work gloves to be worn during the moving process and disinfected both during their work and between customers.
  • Moving crews will be furnished with appropriate masks (when available) to be worn during the moving process as circumstances require.
  • Peasley Moving & Storage is limiting visitation to our branch offices. If you wish to purchase moving boxes or supplies, please simply call in your order and we will happily deliver to your vehicle outside.
  • Peasley Moving & Storage is offering Virtual Estimate Appointments! For more information, please visit our Virtual Estimate Appointment page or ask about this terrific option when speaking with one of our professional relocation consultants.

Steps We’re Asking Customers To Take Prior To Our Arrival At Your Residence:

  • Please notify us immediately if you or any members of your household have been exposed to COVID-19 or are experiencing symptoms including cough, fever, or difficulty breathing.
  • Please use disinfectant/cleaner to wipe down commonly touched surfaces, objects, door handles, etc. at your residence.
  • Please make a sink, hand soap, and paper towels available to your outside salesperson and moving crew for handwashing during their time within your home.
  • Please keep residence and office windows open throughout the moving process as this allows for greater airflow and less potential containment of germs.

We are all in this together.  The team at Peasley Moving & Storage is proud to continue offering our wide range of services in accordance with the necessary precautions outlined above. Whether you or your business will be moving down the street, across the country, or around the world, we are here to make the process seamless & safe for you, just as we’ve done for well over a century.

~ Peasley Moving & Storage

What are the benefits of moving on a weekday?

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    Did you know that the timing of your relocation can have a great effect on the overall success of your moving endeavor? When on the cusp of booking a moving day, you have one very important decision to make – whether you want to move on a weekday or during the weekend? Most people opt for the latter option, and they do so without even realizing all the benefits of moving on a weekday. As one of the best moving companies Boise has to offer, it’s always in our best interest to help you arrive at the right decision for your relocation. That’s why we will be happy to help you see all of the advantages of moving on a weekday. You might realize that’s the best option for you.

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    When planning a move, the most important thing to decide is the precise date of your move.

    The four main benefits of moving on a weekday

    Let’s start by saying that there are certainly more than just four advantages of moving on a weekday. With every person having a different mindset and unique moving needs, there’s no telling what might be an advantage of a weekday move for you. For our Idaho international movers, the following four benefits are the most important ones:

    1. You get to score a better deal and save some money

    Despite all the good things that come with a weekday move, most people still choose to move during the weekend. With weekends being the busiest and most hectic time, the schedules of the best movers Nampa ID has to offer are filled to the brim. However, you’ll soon notice that the situation is usually much different over the week. If you have your eyes set on a particular moving company, chances are that you will find a free spot in their schedules if you decide to move during the week.

    As another benefit of a weekday move, there’s also the fact that movers will be trying hard to fill their schedules. That means that they might offer better deals and certain discounts. The chance to save some additional money should be welcomed with open arms by everyone who is currently going through the relocation process.

    2. You get to avoid rush hour traffic

    Weekend traffic and rush hour traffic are two things you will wish to avoid during your relocation. Wasting hours of your life waiting for the line to move is a nightmare. Especially during a process that is already very difficult and complicated. If you hate the thought of such a scenario, then you will love the fact that slow traffic is one of the main benefits of moving on a weekday.

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    The thought of a traffic jam could be too much for you to bear.

    To make sure that you avoid the rush hour, you should schedule your move for around 8 am. That should give your local movers in Boise more than enough time to come to your property, load your items into the truck, and transport them to the new location. Of course, if you are moving to a very distant location, you won’t be able to arrive from point A to point B without partaking in rush hour traffic. Even then, the path from point A to point B would still be a lot quicker considering the fact that most people are at their workplaces for the biggest part of the day. And that means that they aren’t participating in traffic.

    3. You get to avoid judgmental looks

    Of course, there’s every chance that you will be lucky enough to move into a neighborhood with great people. But that still doesn’t mean that you won’t move into a neighborhood with inquisitive people. It’s just human nature to be interested in the things that we see around us. With you being the latest newcomer into the area, all eyes are going to be on you. That is, unless you decide to have your Boise residential relocation during the week, as you won’t have to worry about any judgmental looks.

    Most of your neighbors will be at work, which means you will get to bring in your furniture without any inquisitive looks. Of course, if you would like everyone to take a peek at your expensive and stylish furniture, then by all means choose some other moment to move. Your relocation should be all about you and the things that work best for your situation.

    4. You might not have to arrange childcare

    If moving is a difficult process, then moving with kids is an event that could be too much for one person to handle. Not only will you have to take care of your relocation tasks, but you’ll also have to prioritize the needs of your children. Most importantly, you’ll have to pay for childcare services. You need to have someone who will look over them on the day of the move. But that might change if you decide to move during the week. The fact that your kids will be in school, preschool, or kindergarten is one of the biggest benefits of moving on a weekday.

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    Your kids won’t have to miss school and you won’t have to pay for childcare services – win-win.

    Of course, this all changes in the event of an international relocation. Interstate and international relocation can’t be finished over the course of just one workday. However, the rest of the benefits still apply to this situation. They reason enough for you to move on a weekday.

    The bottom line

    It is completely up to you to decide when you want to move. However, with all the benefits of moving on a weekday, it would be a shame not to give this possibility a thought. Yes, you might have to miss a day of work. However, the money you can save on your movers might cover more than that one day. Ultimately, there’s no one more suitable for making this decision than you.

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