Your Des Plaines Movers

Statement Concerning Coronavirus

Due to the recent rise in coronavirus cases in the country, 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 of your needs, from packing services, home and business, to 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

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.

Junk Removal

With this new service, our professional moving teams can assist you with downsizing, home renovations, or spring cleaning to remove those old items you no longer want. Schedule our junk removal service prior to your move or whenever you need items hauled away!

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.

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.


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

junk removal truck parked in front of a home

Have you heard the news? Des Plaines’ most trusted moving company is now offering junk removal services! Now is the perfect time for spring cleaning, and we are here to help. Whether you just have a couple of unwanted items or an entire truck full, we can haul it all. Let us take the stress out of junk hauling 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 move spinets, uprights, and baby grands safely. 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 it is 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, eliminating 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. 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® offers everything you need to prepare for your upcoming move. We have a widenrange 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 find out 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 sorts of 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 – just tell us where you'd like things to go. We can assist in portable storage loading and unloading and can 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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