Your Des Plaines Movers

Statement Concerning Coronavirus

We want to assure you we are putting the safety of our customers and team members first by following all best practices and guidelines for sanitation, cleanliness, and precaution as we continue to help our customers move forward.


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TWO MEN AND A TRUCK® Des Plaines is proud to serve the northern Chicago area. Our professionally trained employees do more than merely relocate your furniture from one location to the next; they help move you forward personally and professionally! Here at TWO MEN AND A TRUCK® Des Plaines, we are equipped to meet all your home or business relocation needs, from junk removal and storage to packing services. We even offer internal and single-item moves – we have you covered.

The Best professionals for the job

Here at TWO MEN AND A TRUCK® Des Plaines, we are experts in moving any size home or apartment. Our movers are trained in our on-site training facility to ensure they have the skill set necessary to complete your move from start to finish. Each employee is background checked and drug-screened to provide the most professional moving experience possible and ensure your belongings' safety and security. Additionally, our drivers are trained via the Smith System, a driving safety system. We are the MOVERS WHO CARE® and when it comes to your home, we will not only protect your belongings, but we will treat your home as if it were our own. At TWO MEN AND A TRUCK®, we follow THE GRANDMA RULE®, which means to treat everyone with respect, in which we treat our own grandmother.

We are now offering junk removal services! For more, details give us a call today.

Moving Services


Moving our seniors with care

It can be challenging for seniors to move into a new location, especially when they leave the home they've lived in their whole lives. Our employees are compassionate, caring, and live by our core value, THE GRANDMA RULE® – treating everyone the way we want our grandma to be treated. We understand that personal belongings hold sentimental value and are often delicate or antique items. Our movers take the precautions necessary to ensure that these items are transported safely and with the utmost care.

Junk Removal Services

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Des Plaines' most trusted moving company also offers junk removal services! Now is the perfect time to declutter; we are here to help. We can haul it all if you have a couple of unwanted items or an entire truck full. We can remove the stress from clutter removal and give you more time to do the things you enjoy.


Our movers at TWO MEN AND A TRUCK® Des Plaines are trained to move any large item such as gun safes and fire-proof filing cabinets up to 600 pounds. We will protect your item with pads and stretch wrap to ensure it arrives in perfect condition while using special dollies to ensure the safety of our team.


Moving a piano is a delicate process and one you don't want to attempt yourself. Here at TWO MEN AND A TRUCK® Des Plaines, our movers are trained to safely move spinets, uprights, and baby grands. Whether you need it moved from one room to the next or into a new home, our movers will remove any external parts such as legs, pedals, and music stands to ensure the safety of your instrument. We are the "Movers Who Care®," and once at its final destination, we will reassemble the piano for you.


Our crated moving service offers a quick, cost-effective option for customers making a small, long-distance move of 3,000 pounds or less. We will carefully package your items into a specialty shipping container to be shipped to the TWO MEN AND A TRUCK® nearest your destination. We will then deliver your items to your new home when convenient for you.


North, east, south, or west – no matter where life may be taking you, TWO MEN AND A TRUCK® Des Plaines will get you there. We offer expedited long-distance moving services to get you from point A to point B, no matter the distance. You can expect a speedy delivery with an exact arrival date, and as always, our unmatched customer service eliminates any unnecessary stress your move may bring.


Your move is scheduled; now it's time to pack! If you're dreading the task, don't know where to begin, or want a little help, our professional packers at TWO MEN AND A TRUCK® Des Plaines can help. Our movers undergo extensive packing training, ensuring the safe packing and transportation of all items in your home. So please sit back, relax, and let us get packing.


TWO MEN AND A TRUCK® Des Plaines is here to assist with all of the needs of your business move. Whether it be a single office or an entire building, we understand the importance of moving you efficiently, so you can get your business back up and running as soon as possible. To ensure minimal interruption, we offer evening and weekend moves for your convenience.


Have you recently purchased a large or bulky item in need of delivery? TWO MEN AND A TRUCK® Des Plaines is here to help! We offer white-glove delivery and assembly services, perfect for furniture, appliance, and equipment purchases. Our team of professionally trained movers will pick up your item and delivery it to you; no heavy lifting is required on your end.


TWO MEN AND A TRUCK® offer everything you need to prepare for your upcoming move. We have a wide range of competitively priced boxes and packing supplies, including markers, paper pads, packing paper, bubble wrap, stretch wrap, and tape. Our boxes come in four standard sizes, as well as specialty boxes for the rest of your belongings. Take a look at the guide below to determine how many boxes your upcoming move will require.


Moving into or out of an apartment or rental comes with extra challenges. We are familiar with the rules and regulations that come with these residences and ensure that they are followed throughout your move. We take proper safety precautions to rule out property damage, and we are professionals when it comes to navigating multiple flights of stairs, elevators, and narrow hallways.


Are you looking to renovate or redecorate? Let TWO MEN AND A TRUCK® Des Plaines do the heavy lifting – tell us where you'd like things to go. We can assist in portable storage loading and unloading and help you clear out a room in no time. Our movers are professionally trained to carefully and safely handle your furniture and navigate your home.

Movers working closely with community

We are active on the Board of Directors of the Des Plaines Chamber of Commerce, on the board of the Self-Help Closet and Pantry of Des Plaines, active members of the Evanston Chamber of Commerce, and the Illinois Movers and Warehousemen's Association, among other industry groups. Living our company's core value of giving back to the community, we dedicate time and resources, which is why we continuously stay involved with local charities throughout the Chicago area.

Here is some exciting news: we are now the preferred movers of Northwestern Athletics. We are dedicated to being involved with our local university's athletic programs, and there is nothing we enjoy more than bringing out mascot Truckie to the games to cheer on all of the talented athletes. We look forward to seeing everyone at the opening football game this fall!

TWO MEN AND A TRUCK® Des Plaines would like to be your first choice in moving options. We know first-hand how stressful the process can be. Give us a call for a free estimate and let us show you why we are known as the MOVERS WHO CARE®.

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