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Relocating to or Within Bakersfield with Mentors Moving & Storage

Bakersfield, California, located in the heart of Kern County, is located conveniently between Los Angeles and Fresno yet maintains a personality and culture all its own. The city plays a major role in California’s energy production and agriculture which are two of the biggest sources of jobs. Located between Kern Canyon and the Sequoia National Forest, Bakersfield is home to over 380,000 people and endless attractions like the Bakersfield Museum of Art, Hart Park for swimming and fishing, and Lake Ming. However, despite its size, Bakersfield does not have its own team in any major sports league. Thinking about moving to or from Bakersfield or are you just making a local move within the city? Planning an office relocation to one of the most business-friendly cities in California? Trust the best reviewed movers in Bakersfield at Mentors Moving for a great relocation experience.

Mentors Moving boasts over 13 years of industry experience with over 30 insured movers in Bakersfield who have undergone an intensive 160-hour training program. Our team has relocated over 100k of office space and performs over 1,200 moves annually with a 5/5 satisfaction rate. No job is too large or small for our dedicated team! We strive to be your first choice for moves to, from, or within the Nashville of the West.

Biggest Reasons for Relocating with a Bakersfield Moving Company

What’s your reason for looking for a reliable moving company in Bakersfield? While the city was for decades only a pass-through city in the Central Valley, Bakersfield has become a thriving and growing community. Many people choose to relocate to the area for a more affordable cost of living after being unable to afford a home or even rent in pricier areas like Fresno, Los Angeles, and San Francisco. Bakersfield has become a top destination for young professionals and families who want to escape long commutes, high rent, and urban congestion.

Maybe you’re making a move within the city due to changes in your family. You may have had a change in your marital status or perhaps you’re ready to move in with a significant other or get your first apartment. Employment is another top reason for people to search for Bakersfield moving companies. Are you relocating to be closer to work? Do you have a new job or you’ve been transferred? Maybe you’ve retired and you’re ready to downsize to a smaller home or enjoy maintenance-free living in an active adult community.

You may even be searching for affordable Bakersfield movers as you get ready to attend school in the area. Bakersfield is a great place to get an education with options like Bakersfield College and California State University, Bakersfield. Your trusted Bakersfield local movers can help you move into or out of student housing or an apartment.

Top Benefits of Hiring Professional Bakersfield Movers

Relocating ranks with a loved one’s death, divorce, and serious illness as one of life’s biggest stressors. As you prepare for a big move on your own, you face not only packing up your entire home and at least a day of heavy lifting but also logistical challenges and the risk of damaging your home or belongings with improper techniques and packing. Moving doesn’t need to be stressful, though. With the help of one of Bakersfield’s best moving companies, you can enjoy a seamless and efficient relocation without the headaches.

The top-rated Bakersfield movers at Mentors Moving are standing by to help with every stage of your relocation. Our trained experts will show up on moving day with the right equipment and supplies — plus their years of experience — to make sure your move goes off without a problem. Our pros receive more than 160 hours of training to ensure your belongings are protected and safe, even delicate items like antiques and musical instruments as well as heavy, bulky furniture.

With Mentors Moving — a trusted moving company in Bakersfield with 5-star reviews — relocating isn’t a stressor; it’s an exciting transition to a new neighborhood with new opportunities.

What Do a Bakersfield Moving Companies Do?

If it’s your first time hiring professional movers in Bakersfield, you may be wondering — exactly how can movers make this upcoming transition easier? It’s a common misconception that a Bakersfield moving company does little more than load, unload, and transport. The truth is top-rated movers can offer as much or as little assistance as you need with packing and even logistics too!

Here’s how we can help you make your upcoming move to, from, or within Bakersfield a positive experience.

  • Bakersfield Local Movers: Our local movers in Bakersfield offer tailored moving services. We do it all, from residential homes and apartment moves to affordable senior moving services.
  • Bakersfield Long Distance Movers: Planning a long-distance move to or from Bakersfield? We’re one of the best long-distance moving companies delivering the ultimate stress-free relocation.
  • Bakersfield Packing Services: Don’t stress about finding the right packing supplies or worry about fragile items getting damaged: our packers and movers in Bakersfield use years of experience to ensure nothing is damaged.
  • Bakersfield Commercial Movers: We’re one of the top Bakersfield commercial moving companies! We do it all: office relocation, school moves, warehouse moves, retail relocation, and cubicle assembly & disassembly.
  • Bakersfield Storage: Need temporary storage while relocating your home or business? Mentors Moving offers secure storage with managed inventories, individual vaults, palletized storage, and warehousing.

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How to Choose the Best Bakersfield Moving Company

Beware of unlicensed, inexperienced movers in Bakersfield, CA who promise the moon but likely lack the experience, training, and equipment needed to deliver the level of service you deserve! Choosing the right Bakersfield moving company is a big job, so make sure you know what to look for.

We recommend starting your search for reliable Bakersfield moving companies by checking Bakersield movers reviews on Yelp and Google. You should look for a trend — positive or negative — to demonstrate whether the movers live up to their promises.

Don’t be afraid to ask questions! Are they insured? How many moves do they complete each year? Do they deliver honest and transparent moving rates? Mentors Moving is proud to be one of Bakersfield’s top-rated moving companies with a 5/5 customer satisfaction rate on over 1,200 moves per year. We’re proud of our Bakersfield movers who complete a rigorous 160-hour training program to ensure they deliver the best customer care possible.

Cost to Move with a Bakersfield Mover

While cost definitely isn’t everything when choosing experienced and dependable movers in Bakersfield, CA, honest and affordable pricing is still important. How much does it cost to hire a professional moving company in Bakersfield? Your moving quote will be based on many factors like the number of movers needed, the distance, the type of move and accessibility, and the level of service you need.

At Mentors Moving, we make it easy to customize your level of service to get just the right amount of help for your needs and budget. Do you need full-service movers in Bakersfield who will help with packing? Or do you just need help with loading and transportation?

We encourage you to get in touch with our award-winning Bakersfield movers to request a free moving quote based on the details of your relocation. You can count on fair, transparent pricing without the hidden fees!

Top Questions People Ask Bakersfield Moving Companies

When is a good time to call moving companies in Bakersfield?
Try to contact movers as soon as you have a rough moving date or 4-5 weeks ahead of your relocation. It’s a good idea to contact a moving company as soon as possible during the busy season in the summer and early fall.

Can Bakersfield movers pack up my home?
Yes, full-service movers can arrive with packing supplies and the necessary expertise to carefully pack your belongings and make sure they aren’t harmed in the move.

Are there hidden fees when you hire movers?
It’s important to understand that some moving companies add surcharges and additional fees you may not see in your moving quote. Mentors Moving never charges hidden costs; we’re proud of our transparent and honest rates.

Is there a minimum when hiring local movers in Bakersfield?
In most cases, you need to book local movers for two hours.

What Our Bakersfield Movers Don't Do for You

While we wish we could take over all of the details of your big relocation, there are many areas in which our trusted Bakersfield movers can’t help you. It’s a good idea to start planning your relocation as soon as possible to make sure important details aren’t overlooked. Here are some tips for moving from or within Bakersfield:

  • Contact your utility company. Have your utilities turned on in your new home at least one day before you move in!
  • Change your address with USPS. Inform important contacts and businesses that you have changed your address.
  • Donate items you won’t be moving. Make plans early and schedule pickup — some donation companies have busy schedules too!
  • Research your new neighborhood to find new service providers, a place of worship, and gym.

Mentors Moving & Storage -- Bakersfield's Best Moving Company

We know it can be difficult to find an affordable moving company in Bakersfield, CA you can trust. Moving is stressful enough; turn to Bakersfield’s award-winning movers at Mentors Moving to get you where you’re going without the hassle, cost, and logistical problems. We’re proud of our 5-star moving company reviews and commitment to unbeatable value.

The trusted Bakersfield movers at Mentors Moving are standing by to help you experience the move you deserve: fast, efficient, and stress-free. Give us a call or use the Request a Quote form for your free moving quote today.

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  • These are some good folks in Bakersfield..they repositioned my load for weight reasons. 100$. Good folks.

    Ric G. Avatar
    Ric G.
    10/03/2018

    We hired Smooth Move to move some very heavy furniture from a 2nd story townhouse bedroom to our house. They were on time and were professional, courteous and got right to it. There was no damage to the furniture or... read more

    John B. Avatar
    John B.
    2/10/2018

    This crew is made of top notch professionals. They were fast and efficient. I can honestly say the absolute headache of moving was made much easier by them.

    Karen B. Avatar
    Karen B.
    11/04/2017

    Words can't describe how awesome Smooth Move USA is. I needed to move my furniture into my new home and I had no idea who I should call. A friend recommended Smooth Move. The reviews and word of... read more

    Jeniffer R. Avatar
    Jeniffer R.
    8/26/2013
  • Great service! Reliable and fast. Chris was easy to work with and the price very reasonable. They moved our solar business office (Energy Remodeling) from one location to another in Bakersfield. We'll use them again for any future moves. Thanks again!

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    Energy R.
    1/14/2016

    5 star ratingToday was moving day from a home I have owned for 23 years. You can imagine how much I had. Kevin was my moving consultant & he was very nice. Tomas & Mike had the hard part of moving my... read more

    Vickie S. Avatar
    Vickie S.
    10/01/2018

    5 star ratingChris, Kevin and Carlos and his team were so great to work with! They were so kind to me and went above and beyond what was expected of them. Thanks for making our move a lot less work and hassle...... read more

    Emily H. Avatar
    Emily H.
    9/28/2018

    4 star ratingSmooth Move did a fantastic  job moving our entire house in one day from Bakersfield to Nipomo. Carlos Davids and the crew handled our goods with great care. Thank you.

    One note:  make sure you go through the contract closely....
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    William A. Avatar
    William A.
    9/03/2018
  • 5 star ratingMove to Bakersfield Ca from Burbank. Crew was quick and helped pack items that I had not finished. Best possible result from a tough move of entire household.

    Recommend for any jobs to or from Bakersfield

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    RJ R.
    7/19/2018

    4 star ratingGreat company! Wish they would offer a prorate it took less then an hour(and they showed up 15 min late) and was charged the full($314) allotted time of 2 1/2 hours. Which I understand staff has to be paid but... read more

    Lily G. Avatar
    Lily G.
    5/18/2018

    5 star ratingI recently moved from Bakersfield, CA to Mesa, AZ using Smooth Move.  My wife and I were being relocated for work but as the way things go these days, were responsible to pay out of our own pocket for the... read more

    Steve S. Avatar
    Steve S.
    5/10/2018

    5 star ratingFantastic moving company!!!
    We had another moving company booked to help us load our moving truck so we could move out of state the next day. However, our original movers never showed up. They had the wrong date down. We...
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    Kaitlin F. Avatar
    Kaitlin F.
    4/24/2018
  • 5 star ratingJose, Michael, and Oscar came to move me on Thursday and I am just getting around to writing this review as I just found a second to sit down from moving.  Smooth Move gave me the best price and the... read more

    Sara R. Avatar
    Sara R.
    2/25/2018

    5 star ratingIf you need movers, look no further! We ended moving from a 2 bedroom apartment to a 4 bedroom home. The job was done within the three hour estimate and the movers were personable and professional. As cliche as it... read more

    Joanna M. Avatar
    Joanna M.
    11/27/2017

    5 star ratingWe used this company 10 years ago when it had different owners. We were pleased with them then, so we naturally looked them up when we needed to move again. The new owner is even better. They are very professional... read more

    Beth E. Avatar
    Beth E.
    10/28/2017

    5 star ratingSmooth Move's Jose and his crew moved us from old home in Bakersfield and Jose and another crew moved us into our new home in Beaumont, Ca. Both crews Did a great job.  They were careful with wrapping all the... read more

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    Caryl K.
    10/27/2017
  • 5 star ratingWe had Smooth Move USA move our VERY heavy stuff to storage for us.  I called on Friday, the 1st of September, we got our estimate on Tuesday, the day after Labor Day, and they were at our house at... read more

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    P C.
    9/10/2017

    4 star ratingI had a great experience with Smooth Move, and definitely plan on using them again. My job was a small one: move from a 1250 square foot apartment to a 1050 townhome. It was done in 3 hours, which was... read more

    Vanessa H. Avatar
    Vanessa H.
    8/15/2017

    5 star ratingI needed a moving company for a local move in Bakersfield.  I called Smooth Move and Keith came out the next day to give me an estimate.  I scheduled the move for a couple of weeks later.  Nick, Mike and... read more

    Becky L. Avatar
    Becky L.
    8/14/2017

    5 star ratingThe team of Nick and Mike were very professional and courteous.  They had a friendly demeanor and were extremely knowledgeable about moving big items.  I will have to move again in 3 months and will certainly be using them again.  Thanks

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    Aaron W.
    7/30/2017
  • 5 star ratingWe had Smooth Move move us from Bakersfield to Carlsbad, California.
    Moving is always a traumatic, but this was a fabulous experience. From our first contact with Keith, who made all of the arrangements, estimates, and scheduling, to the final destination,...
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    Bruce J.
    6/26/2017

    5 star ratingGreat moving company!  Helped with my families relocation from Bakersfield to Sacramento.  Packed everything at our house for us and delivered it in a very timely manner.  Employees are very friendly and hard working. Price was very reasonable and I... read more

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    Brian D.
    5/30/2017

    5 star ratingWe did not plan to hire anybody, and planned to move everything ourselves. It turns out that the job was much too large for two people.  We had to finish the move that day because they were coming to pick... read more

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    Bob T.
    5/25/2017

    5 star ratingGreat movers!  We moved from a home we had for 25 years to a new home! Keith worked with us when we moved the date several times due to an issue with our buyers escrow. His crew was on time... read more

    Cindy W. Avatar
    Cindy W.
    3/20/2017
  • 5 star ratingBest movers hands down. I've used them multiple occasions. Always on time. Always impeccable care. Most recently I moved into my new office and had Daniel, Jesse and Ryan as my movers. They got giant heavy furniture through my glass... read more

    Elizabeth L. Avatar
    Elizabeth L.
    3/17/2017

    5 star ratingI used Smooth Move for an "In Town" move. I don't think people realize how affordable this is. Maybe not as cheap as buying pizza for a few friends that have pickup trucks... but well worth it! Gabriel and Luis... read more

    Michael W. Avatar
    Michael W.
    1/27/2017

    5 star ratingMy family and I had to move my dad from Bakersfield to North Hollywood after my Mom passed away. Smooth Move lives by their name. This was in October,  and I feel terrible that I can't remember the two men... read more

    Elizabeth B. Avatar
    Elizabeth B.
    12/17/2016

    5 star ratingMy wife and I hired these guys to help us move, and we had a great experience with them. We had a lot of concerns going in: moving a 2-br and 1-br apartments (separate locations) into a 5-br house, because... read more

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    Mike R.
    12/05/2016
  • 5 star ratingBest moving experience that I have ever had. I was very satisfied with the service from scheduling to the actual move. Mike and Chuck did a great job moving all of our belongings and were very conscientious with the new... read more

    Jason M. Avatar
    Jason M.
    11/11/2016

    5 star ratingI moved twice last year. First from the Dallas area to Bakersfield and then months later from my Bakersfield apartment to my Bakersfield home. I waited a year to review because it is my experience that things show up after... read more

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    Eileen P.
    9/19/2016

    5 star ratingI would 100% recommend this place to anyone who is looking to move. I was moving from Bakersfield to Oceanside so I called many places before I talked to smooth moving and nobody I talked to was as professional as... read more

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    Jack G.
    8/31/2016

    5 star ratingI recently moved into a new home and used Smooth Move. I can't say enough about the job they did. Nick and STEPH were hilarious and had energy like you wouldn't believe. I'm glad those two were the ones that... read more

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    Robert H.
    8/25/2016
  • 5 star ratingMy parents hired Smooth Move to accomplish a move here in Bakersfield. My parents are not easily impressed, yet they could not stop raving about how great these guys were. They took great care with the furniture and made sure... read more

    Emily M. Avatar
    Emily M.
    7/13/2016

    5 star ratingHave used this company 3 different times & each time they arrived on time, were careful with all our furnishings & were very respectful.
    They are affordable & would definitely recommend this company to anyone looking for a Smooth Move!

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    Patty B.
    5/03/2016

    4 star ratingThe movers were knowledgeable, rap on my furnishings and moving blankets to protect them, very friendly and professional. Very hard-working. I took off one star for being an hour and a half late for the appointment

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    Robert M.
    4/13/2016

    5 star ratingSmooth Move did an excellent job moving me & all the extra stuff  I had.....I hate moving, and hopefully won't be doing it again any time soon! but they made the experience  so much easier/enjoyable than I ever thought possible.... read more

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    Debbie K.
    2/15/2016
  • 5 star ratingI recently had to relocated from Bakersfield, CA to San Diego, CA and was in desperate need of a moving company. My fiancé and I did some research and decided to go with Smooth Move USA. Going into the move... read more

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    Jonathan N.
    1/19/2016

    5 star ratingSmooth Move USA is the best moving company I have ever done business with! I have moved multiple times throughout the year and it was difficult finding a trustworthy moving company to get the move done at a reasonable price.... read more

    Rory G. Avatar
    Rory G.
    1/19/2016

    5 star ratingSmooth Move USA is a very professional company they were able to get our move done in 1 day. Without them we would of spent 2 days or more. They wrapped all our stuff and carefully moved everything. If I... read more

    Jeremy M. Avatar
    Jeremy M.
    1/18/2016

    5 star ratingWe called and Keith came out to provide us with an accurate estimate by viewing the rooms, furniture, appliances and boxes we had. The team of movers showed up on time and did a fantastic job. Anything wooden was covered... read more

    Trina W. Avatar
    Trina W.
    1/08/2016