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Meathead Movers Home Protection Plan

A lot can happen during a move if you’re not careful. That’s why our Athlete Movers arrive with a home protection plan, to ensure that your items are taken care of from start to finish. Our Athlete Movers are compensated more when items are not damaged, so they’re highly motivated to take great care of your home.

First time home buyer checklist: 12 tips for a successful move

With the recent launch of the CA Dream for All program, we’ve been speaking to dozens of first time home buyers about their journey into their new homes. Moving into your first home can feel exciting, but also overwhelming.

Meathead Movers brings you the strongest man in Temecula

Here at Meathead Movers we don’t just measure strength by how heavy you can lift or the size of your muscles. We take into account mental and personal strengths as well as work ethic.

You can help support Ukrainian refugees

California! We need your help once again. We are calling on the community to donate essential over-the-counter medical supplies to Operation USA, an international disaster relief organization supporting Ukrainian Refugees.

Is your business moving? Learn how to choose the right commercial movers

Relocating a business is never easy. From the planning, logistics, and your employee's happiness, we’re sure the last thing on your mind is how to find a commercial mover that is right for you.

Tips on moving during the holiday season

Moving during the Holiday season is potentially stressful enough, but adding in the COVID-19 pandemic factor can make the task seem downright scary. It’s important to know that, with extra care and planning, the below strategies can help to minimize any extra pandemic-related stress.

Want to be a sponsored Meathead athlete?

Complete the Meathead Athlete Application today for your chance at a lasting partnership with Meathead Movers and free merch!

Why is Meathead Movers the ultimate stepping stone job?

Here at Meathead Movers, we not only deliver boxes but we deliver promising futures to our Meathead Family. As a company, we strive to be the ultimate stepping stone job that prepares our employees for bigger and better things. By joining our team, you will be introduced to a pool of opportunities that will help grow and shape your professionalism.

How to spot (and avoid) a moving scam

You’re moving! What an exciting time, a time of new beginnings, new routines, and new environments. Moving can also be stressful, unfamiliar, and a lot of work (who knew you had so much stuff!).

How to pack when downsizing

Whether your kids are finally all moved out, or you’re tired of maintaining a large home; there are many different reasons why you may be planning or considering downsizing your home. Whatever your reasons may be, downsizing your home could be incredibly refreshing.

Meathead Movers wants to bring a regional training center to SLO!

Meathead Movers' founding principle is to support athletes as they're making their way through college. Meathead Movers was started by a high school wrestler and 2x state champion, Aaron Steed, and the wrestling community still plays such an important role in the company and its employees.

How much to tip movers in 2021

Tipping is customary in the U.S. Providing a tip shows appreciation for those who have met or exceeded the standard when it comes to helping and providing us great customer service.

Items Meathead Movers cannot move

When moving day arrives after weeks or months of preparation, there tends to be a wide variety of emotions that are felt. These feelings can be both positive and negative.

11 charities that offer free donation pick-up

Whether you’re moving to a new home, or you’re just now realizing that you should probably downsize because there are so many things in your possession, one of the best ways to declutter your home and give back at the same time, is by donating your clothes, furniture, and anything else you simply don’t use or need anymore.

Meathead Sales Institute

Do you have a lot, a little, or no sales experience? We want you to join Team Meathead! We’re hiring Sales Representatives – with a twist!

10 best & cheapest ways to move cross country

Are you looking for the best ways to move across the country that won’t break the bank? You’ve come to the right place.

10 best ways to load & pack a moving truck like the pros

While packing and loading a moving truck may seem like an easy step in the moving process, it actually takes more preparation than one might think.

Change of address checklist — who to notify when moving

Our handy change of address checklist below will ensure that you have given everyone your new address and remove one thing off your list of items that may cause you to stress.

Want to get paid to travel the United States?

Can you imagine making $15-20 per hour to travel to new states throughout the country? We can! As our moving services expand nationwide, our Movers are getting to explore the country and get paid to do it.

5 important questions to consider when moving during COVID-19

Moving is stressful in general, and now many people are facing a global pandemic on top of that. We sat down with Aaron Steed to ask some questions about moving during COVID-19 in hopes of eliminating misinformation and encouraging the safest moves possible.

Can I move during COVID-19?

In mid-March, it felt like our entire country stopped. Non-essential businesses closed their doors and everyone hunkered down to weather this pandemic together. There are, however, many things that kept moving forward – perhaps your escrow closing or your lease expiring. That’s where we come in.

Meathead Movers now offering 0-36% payment plan options

We know that during these unprecedented times, many people are facing financial hardship. We also know that sometimes moving is unavoidable, especially when no one planned for this pandemic. We want to help.

Meathead Movers response to COVID-19

Meathead Movers is deemed an essential business by our government and public health officials. We remain open and operating, while increasing our safety protocols that align with the guidelines of the CDC.

New Year’s resolutions of a Meathead Mover

As we enter a new decade, Team Meathead set some big New Year’s Resolutions for 2020. We are starting the new year with the highest starting wages in company history and the strongest team of employees that we’ve ever had. In order to maintain our standards and provide an exceptional experience for our customers, we are committed to the following:

Advice for moving during the holidays

As if the holiday season wasn’t busy enough, adding a move day to the schedule can make things particularly stressful. Don’t worry – we have you covered with our best advice on surviving the holidays and your big move.

Tips for setting up the perfect event

While our claim-to-fame is definitely moving and packing, we offer many more services beyond that. One important service that our athletes have mastered is the art of setting up an event. We would never say that we are professional event planners, but we sure do have the muscle to execute event planners’ visions.

'Meat' the team: Support IT Technician

Behind every successful move day, there are a whole lot of technical logistics that need to be completed. Whether it's managing the flexible schedules of hundreds of athletes, confirming the contract and inventory details for each move, or even maintaining a website that is easy to navigate for customers in each of our service areas.

How to make moving with pets a paw-fect experience

Every single day, our Meathead Movers Call Center hears stories about the adorable pups and cats (and some other interesting animals!) that will need to be accounted for during a big move.

'Meat' the team: Director of Operations

With five branches and more than 700 employees, Meathead Movers has a lot of moving parts (pun intended) that need to be managed by a skilled team of Operations Managers.

Tackling professional athlete relocation

As a company founded by athletes for athletes, Meathead Movers has maintained its mission of supporting its employees as they work their way through college in pursuit of the American Dream. Many of our employees have gone on to become professional athletes, who have then returned to us as customers when they need to relocate for a job.

Five reasons Meathead Movers is the ultimate summer job

Summer is the busiest moving season, which means Meathead Movers is looking to hire sports and fitness lovers throughout Central and Southern California. If you’re looking for a job that keeps you outside in the sunshine and getting paid to work out, look no further – we have the job for you.

#MoveToEndDV: Where are we now?

Nearly four years since launching the MoveToEndDV (MTEDV) movement, we are so proud of how far we have come. What started with a viral news article and a vision, has spiraled into a partnership with the leader in domestic violence prevention (National Coalition Against Domestic Violence) and an influx of businesses looking to change the terrible epidemic of domestic abuse.

How to protect yourself from moving scams

Meathead Movers was founded on the principle of helping athletes accomplish the American dream, while also providing a superior moving service to its customers. The moving industry has a notoriously bad reputation, and it’s our mission to change the way that people perceive moving and storage companies.

Meathead Movers makes a splash in Bakersfield

As we continue to ramp up our newest location in Bakersfield, California, our Meatheads spent the week filming two commercials for the local ABC and NBC stations. Our awesome athletes transformed into the ultimate actors to demonstrate what our Meatheads do best.

Money-back guarantee

Like any great company that stands behind their products and service, we offer 100% satisfaction guaranteed.

Our story

Meathead Movers is unlike any other moving and storage company ever created.  The Steed brothers, Aaron and Evan, built the Meathead brand taking care of one customer, one employee and one community at a time. Today, Meathead Movers is the largest independent moving company in California and remains a 100% family-owned and operated business.

Meathead of the Month | Brad Covell

Meet Brad Covell: A dedicated athlete who jumped at the opportunity to join a team of like-minded men and women, despite never having heard of Meathead Movers before.

6 things you wouldn't expect from a Meathead or a mover

A recent Google query to define “meathead” was quite disappointing: A stupid person. And while the Urban Dictionary was a little more palatable, it still didn’t fit the mold of what we have come to know as a Meathead.  In my opinion a Meathead embodies the following attributes, and more:

Show me the money!!! One moving company's guarantee when they dare you to compare!

You know what they say about death and taxes; those are the only guarantees in life, right? WRONG!!! I’m about to drop some serious knowledge about a revolutionary new guarantee made to the common man by Meathead Movers.

How many moving companies have 401K for their movers?

It is widely rumored, but unconfirmed, that Albert Einstein said “Compounding interest is the most powerful force in the universe.” However, according to snopes.com, it is confirmed that when asked to name the greatest invention in human history Einstein simply replied “compound interest.”