First, just to be clear, this is not an article on how you should tip us! We know that tipping is a touchy subject, and some people don’t know when to do it and when not to! So, we want to help you decide whether you should tip your moving company, whether it is a local mover, furniture mover or long distance mover.
For the most part, you should tip your mover. The amount you should tip your mover depends on how well they do their job. If your mover goes above and beyond while moving your items, then you should plan on tipping them at least $30 per mover. Usually you will have two movers, so $60 to $70 given to the movers to split is perfect.
If your mover was awesome and you can’t say enough good things about them, you may want to consider tipping up to $100. By awesome, we mean that they took your extra mattress that you wanted thrown away in their truck and disposed of it for you. Or maybe your dog got loose while they were moving and the movers ran around your neighborhood to fetch your dog. These are great reasons to give your movers a larger tip. Read More