Your Des Moines Movers

The Des Moines TWO MEN AND A TRUCK® location has served home and business moving needs of the greater Des Moines area for more than 20 years. John and Cindy Tometich purchased the franchise in late 1996 and began their careers with the international company with two moving trucks and four employees. Today, the locally-owned location has 25 trucks and 60+ movers and drivers. We are your Des Moines "Movers Who Care®"! 

Moving Experts

Our professional, fully-trained crews help you move your home, relieving the stress that often comes with a residential relocation. We can help you with as much or as little of your move as you need. We are here if need help packing all of your home's contents, or even if you are just having anxiety about packing grandma's china ... we can help. Our home services can help you with your Des Moines area move, whether it is across the street or across state lines.

Moving Services

Local moving

Local moving is what started our brand more than 30 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.

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.

In-Home/On-Site Services

Staging a home? Rearranging furniture? Regardless of your in-home moving needs, we can get the job done right. Whether it’s moving large items such as gun safes, refrigerators, or other large pieces of furniture – our movers are trained to move any large or bulky items with ease.

Packing Services

Having more than 30 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.

Value Flex®

Long-distance moving can be a hassle, but with our new Value Flex long-distance moving service, it doesn’t have to be! Value Flex offers the same outstanding customer service we’re known for, but with flexible pricing and delivery dates.

Iowa moving company Recognized for Quality and Excellent Customer Service

As active members of the Clive, Ankeny, West Des Moines, Urbandale and Greater Des Moines Chambers of Commerce we strive to be contributing members of our Des Moines area community. We do our best to work with as many customers as we can while striving for a continuous high quality of our packing and moving services. 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 seven consecutive years.

TWO MEN AND A TRUCK® of Des Moines is not just another moving company. We are “Movers Who Care®” committed to making your next relocation a smooth one. Contact us today for more information about our services and packing supplies, or to schedule your free moving estimate.


We carry a full line of moving boxes and packing supplies. Our high-quality materials are available for purchase in our office, or we will deliver for free in the metro for orders over $50. Please feel free to call or stop by our Urbandale office to check out what we have to offer. 


If you have furniture or appliances that you need to get rid of for you during your move, let us know! Our moving teams would be happy to remove those items from your home and responsibly recycle them. In addition to removing unwanted appliances and items from your home, we can also recycle used, broken down boxes. Give us a call today to inquire about the flat fees involved in taking away extra clutter on your move! 


We are now offering loading services! If you just need your items loaded into a rental truck or unloaded upon arrival, we can help! We can also load and unload containers at your residence. This service is limited to rental trucks and moving or shipping containers, as we unfortunately cannot load open trailers or personal vehicles. If there is anything we can do to help you make your move more stress-free, reach out today. 


Do you need to move a piano or safe? It's time to call the experts! Our Des Moines team is specially trained in moving pianos and other large specialty items. Call our office today, and ask about our services and rates for moving your favorite instrument. 

SHort-term, climate controlled, on-site storage in Des Moines

Our TWO MEN AND A TRUCK® Urbandale location now offers on-site storage solutions for our customers. If you are building a home or just need a little time before your new home is ready for you, give us a call to learn more about our storage solutions. Our secure, climate-controlled facility is ready to for us to serve customers needing storage for six months or less. We have a top-notch security system, cameras, included insurance coverage, and frequent pest control checks to ensure that your items are in the best of care. We look forward to taking care of all of your moving needs soon! 

Business moving

Is your office or business relocating? Call the professionals to take care of you and your staff as you make this exciting transition. We are experienced in everything from relocating small offices to involved moves for large corporations. Our general manager, who has 30-plus years of experience, would love to come visit you for a free, no-obligation on-site estimate. During his visit, he will be happy to answer any questions, give options, and offer insight about the most efficient way to move while keeping your business running smoothly. Ask our customer service team how we can help to move your business forward!


TWO MEN AND A TRUCK® Des Moines is proud to be the preferred mover for multiple senior living facilities in the Des Moines Metro area and surrounding communities. This allows our movers – who are specially trained in facilitating moves in and out of senior and retirement communities – to take great care and meet the needs of all residents and families during the process. A very important TWO MEN AND A TRUCK® core value that each and every one of our employees follows with all of our moves is THE GRANDMA RULE®, which means to treat every customer with the respect and sensitivity that we would want our own grandmothers to be treated. If you are moving in one of the area's new or existing retirement communities, consider letting the Des Moines senior move experts help you with your transition. Don't let downsizing be more stressful than it needs to be! 


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