Your Des Moines Movers

Statement Concerning Coronavirus

We want to assure our customers that our TWO MEN AND A TRUCK® location is following all necessary procedures and best practices surrounding the news of the coronavirus. The safety and health of our customers and team members is the number one priority as we continue to perform moves.

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 that growth. We strive for all our customers to have a five-star experience on each and every move, "Every 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 eight 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 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.

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.


If you’re in between homes, completing home renovations, or just need a solution for items that won’t fit inside your home, finding a place for your items can be tricky. Our onsite storage units can provide you with storage flexibility, short or long-term.

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.

Loading and Unloading Services

TWO MEN AND A TRUCK’s Carry Crew service allows you to hire moving help by the hour to load and unload your rental truck or storage container. Our professional moving teams can provide this new moving labor service and save you the hassle of heavy lifting.

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. Our office is currently closed to walk-in customers, so we are happy to help with any part of the pre-move process online or by phone. Feel free to call our office for more information about these services! 


dsm professionally trained movers

We take training seriously at TWO MEN AND A TRUCK® Des Moines. We understand how important your belongings are, and it's our job to safely and carefully move those items for you. Our training manager has been with the Des Moines location for over 13 years and started as a mover himself. He knows all the ins and outs of moving and is passionate about making the moving experience a great one for our customers. After all, we're not another moving company, we are a customer service company that moves. You can rest assured that our service doesn't end when our trucks leave your driveway. We are a company that values quality work and exceeding expectations. All of our crews participate in continued training to ensure all of our movers work efficiently for your move. 


We sell a full line of moving boxes and packing supplies in our office that can be purchased, or we can deliver them for free in the Des Moines area for orders over $50. We also give a full refund on any unused boxes you don't end up needing. 

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

Since our office is closed to walk-in customers, we offer curbside pickup on call-ahead orders at our office or we can still deliver on orders over $50. 


We are able to remove appliances, furniture, or other unwanted items and responsibly recycle them as part of your move. We also offer to recycle used or broken-down boxes that you may not need anymore. Call us today to learn how we can help remove that extra clutter during your move!

Loading/unloading labor services

Planning on using a rental truck for your move? Call us to do the heavy lifting! We can help out with loading, unloading, or both. This service is only limited to rental trucks and moving/shipping vehicles (no personal vehicles).


Our crews are specially trained in moving pianos or other large specialty items. We make sure your cherished instrument or safe is moved carefully and efficiently. Reach out today and see how our services can help you move those larger, more difficult items. 

Short-term, climate-controlled storage

Storage is available at TWO MEN AND A TRUCK®, we offer both on-site and off-site storage. Whether you are building a home or just need a little more time before your new home is ready for you, give us a call to get more information about our storage solutions. The units are secure and climate-controlled, ready for customers needing storage for six months or less. We offer a top-notch security system with cameras, full-value insurance, and frequent pest control to ensure your belongings 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, 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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