Your Des Moines Movers


For over 20 years, TWO MEN AND A TRUCK® Des Moines has been serving the area with residential and business moves. It all started in 1996 when John and Cindy Tometich purchased the franchise with only two moving trucks and four employees. The locally-owned franchise has grown to 25 trucks and over 70 movers since then, and we have our 98% referral rate to thank for the growth. We strive for all of our customers to have a five-star experience on each and every move, "Ever Move, Every Time". We service an 800-mile radius from Des Moines, including the whole state of Iowa. We are proud to be your "Movers Who Care®"!

Best Movers of Central Iowa

We are truly committed to being contributing members of our Des Moines community area through Clive, Ankeny, West Des Moines, Urbandale, and Greater Des Moines Chambers of Commerce. We have received the Angie’s List Super Service Award, hold an A+ Better Business Bureau (BBB) rating, and have been recognized as Best Movers in Des Moines the Cityview Best of Des Moines for nine consecutive years.

At TWO MEN AND A TRUCK®, we're not just another moving company. We are the "Movers Who Care®". TWO MEN AND A TRUCK® is passionate about customer service and making sure your next move is a smooth one. Each of our crews is trained specifically to understand all moving situations and how to approach them with respect.

Moving Services

Local moving

Local moving is what started our brand more than 35 years ago, and we take pride in exceeding our customers’ expectations! We offer a professionally trained and background checked moving team to ensure your belongings are handled with care and that your move runs smoothly.


If you’re in between homes, completing home renovations, or just need a solution for items that won’t fit inside your home, let us help. Our TWO MEN AND A TRUCK’s onsite storage options include portable, onsite warehouse, and vaulted storage units. These options will provide you with storage flexibility for both short and long-term storage needs.

Long-distance moving

Whether you’re moving across town or across the country, we’ll get you there. We specialize in long-distance moving, keeping your items safe and secure along the way with the same customer service excellence our reputation was built upon.

Packing Services

Having more than 35 years of experience as the leaders in the moving industry, we’ve learned a thing or two when it comes to packing efficiently. We offer a variety of packing services, from just a few items to an entire home or business. If you’re looking to do it yourself, our locations carry all of the necessary supplies.

Business Services

If you own a business, you understand the importance of avoiding disruptions in the workplace. Luckily, with our flexible scheduling which includes evenings and weekends, we can work around your schedule to ensure your operation continues to run smoothly.

Boxes & Supplies

Ensuring you have the right supplies and boxes to complete your next home or business move is crucial to the success of the move, and luckily we’ve got you covered. We offer a wide selection of competitively priced moving boxes and packing supplies at our locations all across the country.

Virtual pre-move services


During these uncertain times, we would like to stress the virtual options we have available for our customers. We offer our free, no-obligation in-home estimates via Facetime, Skype, or Google Hangouts. Our estimator is able to provide you with an estimate over these virtual platforms. Feel free to call our office for more information about these services! 


dsm professionally trained movers

We understand the value of your belongings and our responsibility for safely and carefully moving those items for you. That is why we offer top-notch training to all of our employees. Bryan, our training manager, has been with TWO MEN AND A TRUCK® for over 13 years and started out as a mover himself. He is an expert for all things packing and moving, and he truly values customer service. All of our crews start their moving career with professional training and continue it throughout their time at TWO MEN AND A TRUCK®. Our service doesn't end when our trucks leave your driveway - we are not just another moving company, we are a customer service company that moves. 


We have a full line of moving boxes and packing supplies available for sale at our office. On orders over $50, we are able to deliver them for free in the Des Moines area. Any unused boxes will receive a full refund.

  • Small, medium and large boxes
  • Dish pack (great for fragile items)
  • Wardrobe box
  • Large mirror/picture box

We offer curbside pickup on call-ahead orders at our office or we can deliver on local orders over $50. 


If you have unwanted appliances or furniture, we are able to remove these items and responsibly recycle them as part of your move. We are also able to recycle used or broken-down boxes that you may not need anymore. Call us today for more information on how we can remove your extra clutter during your move!


All of our crews specially trained to move pianos or other large specialty items. We can move your safe or cherished instrument efficiently and carefully. Call today for more information if you're in need of moving a large, difficult item. 

Short-term, climate-controlled storage

If you are building a home or maybe just need a little more time before your new home is ready for you, consider our storage options! We offer both on-site and off-site storage that is secure and climate-controlled available for six months or less. Our security is top of the line with cameras, full-value insurance and frequent pest control to ensure your items are in the best of care.

Business moving

Is your business moving to a new office? Let us take care of you and your staff to make this relocation an easy one. Our team is experienced in all types of business moves, whether you're relocating small offices or move or large corporations. We off free, no-obligation onsite estimating prior to every move. During a visit, our estimator is happy to answer any questions, provide options, and offer insight into the most efficient way to move while keeping your business running smoothly. We look forward to helping you move your business forward!


We are proud and honored to be the preferred mover for multiple senior living facilities across the Des Moines area and surrounding communities. Our movers are specially trained for assisting moves in and out of retirement and senior living communities. We understand it can be a trying time, and that's why we follow the GRANDMA RULE®, which means we treat every customer with the respect and sensitivity that we would want our own grandmother to be treated with. The downsizing pros can help you with your transition to your new community. We're happy to take care of everything for you!

apartment moving pros

Des Moines Apartment Movers

Moving in or out of an apartment can really be a headache. The stairs and narrow hallways really make the process frustrating, especially if you have little to no help. Our professional movers are skilled in moving furniture in apartments and can take the stress out of your move. Whether you are moving across town or down the hall, TWO MEN AND A TRUCK® will be able to make this relocation a smooth one! 


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