Your Des Moines Movers

TWO MEN AND A TRUCK® Des Moines has served the home and business moving needs for the greater Des Moines area and beyond for over 20 years. In 1996, John and Cindy Tometich purchased the franchise and began their careers with two moving trucks and four employees. Today, the locally-owned location has 25 trucks and 70+ movers and drivers. Our growth over the years has contributed to our more than 98% referral rate from our great customers. We stand by our mantra "Every Move, Every Time", which means that all of our customers receive a five-star experience on each and every move. We are your Des Moines "Movers Who Care®"! 


We know moving can be a stressful time. Let our professional, fully-trained moving crews help you, relieving that stress with a worry-free experience. TWO MEN AND A TRUCK® can help you with as much or as little of your move as you need. We are able to simply haul that heavy sofa across the living room, or fully pack and move all your homes belongings. TWO MEN AND A TRUCK® is fully licensed and insured to protect all of your belongings. We are here to help you with your Des Moines area move, whether it's down the road or across state lines. Big or small, we cover it all!

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.

Iowa moving company that values community and customer service

At TWO MEN AND A TRUCK®, we value community and strive to be contributing members of our Des Moines area community 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 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 that are available for purchase in our office, or we can deliver for free in the metro 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 barrel (great for fragile items)
  • Wardrobe box
  • Large mirror/picture box


Have an old couch or appliance you don't want to move to your new place? Let us know! We offer a furniture and appliance removal service to take unwanted items and responsibly recycle them. Our moving teams can also recycle used and broken down boxes. Call today to learn how we can help take away extra clutter during your move!

Loading / unloading labor services

TWO MEN AND A TRUCK® is able to help load or unload into a rental vehicle. This service is limited to only rental trucks and moving or shipping containers. If there is anything we can do to help expedite your move, reach out today. We're happy to help!


Our Des Moines moving team is specially-trained in moving pianos and other large specialty items. We make sure your favorite instrument or lockbox is moved carefully and efficiently! Call our office today and ask about how our services can help you move your large items. 

Short-term, climate controlled storage

We now offer both on-site and off-site storage! 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 solution. The units are secure and climate controlled, ready for customers needing storage for six months or less. We have a top-notch security system with cameras, full value insurance and frequent pest control checks to ensure that your items are in the best of care. Let us know if you have any questions about this service!

Business moving

Is your office or business relocating? Call us to take care of you and your staff as you make this exciting transition. Our moving team is experienced in all types of business moves, from relocating small offices to involved moves for large corporations. We offer free onsite estimating with no-obligations. During a visit, our estimator is happy to answer any questions, provide options, and offer insight about 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 Metro area and surrounding communities. We understand this can be a trying time for a family, which is why our movers are specially-trained for facilitating moves in and out of senior/retirement communities. Our moving teams take great care and meet the needs of residents and families during the process. At TWO MEN AND A TRUCK® we follow THE GRANDMA RULE®, which means that we treat every customer with respect and sensitivity that we would want our own grandmothers to be treated. If you are moving into one of the new or existing retirement communities in the area, let us help you with your transition. The downsizing pros at TWO MEN AND A TRUCK® will take care of everything for you. 


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