Founded in 1890, Hansen Bros. Moving & Storage has successfully weathered many history-changing events including the Great Seattle Fire, WWI, the Spanish Flu of 1918, the Great Depression, WWII, the 2008 recession, and 9/11 among many other public crises. The health & safety of our customers, staff, service providers, and local community are paramount and we continue to adhere to all directives from local, state, and federal government agencies.
Although many unknowns still remain, rest assured that Hansen Bros. will be timely and transparent in our communications regarding servicing your moving & storage needs. Our professional relocation consultants will work diligently to offer creative solutions in the event your project is impacted by the current health crisis.

OUR ACTIONS FOR COVID-19

All Hansen Bros. Employees are instructed and expected to follow the guidelines provided by the CDC. This includes:

  • Staying home from work if ill, experiencing COVID-19 symptoms, or having been exposed to someone with the virus
  • Washing hands frequently with soap or using proper hand sanitizer when soap is not available
  • Maintaining a 6’ social distance from others to the highest degree possible
  • Wearing appropriate face masks when/if requested or required

Hansen Bros. continues to take the following steps:

  • Regularly refreshing and reinforcing prevention guidelines among all staff members to reduce the risk of spreading infection
  • Daily monitoring of staff for symptoms of illness and sending anyone with symptoms home
  • Offering customers the option of contact-free virtual estimate appointments – More Information About Virtual Estimates
  • Following all guidelines and protocols required by Retirement Living Communities, Apartment Complexes, Condominiums, Commercial Buildings, etc.
  • Upon request and at no charge, our crew members can wear masks while performing your move. Please simply notify your Relocation Consultant if this is your preference.

Hansen Bros. requests the following of our customers:

  • If you have a scheduled estimate appointment or booked move, please notify us immediately if you or any members of your household have been exposed to COVID-19, tested positive for COVID-19, or are experiencing symptoms including cough, fever, or difficulty breathing. Please rest assured there is NO CHARGE to reschedule your estimate or move due to illness – we will work together to find an alternate date that works for you.
  • Please use disinfectant/cleaner to wipe down commonly touched surfaces, objects, door handles, etc. at your residence.
  • Please make a sink, hand soap, and paper towels available to your outside salesperson and moving crew for handwashing during their time within your home.
  • Please keep all windows open throughout the moving process as this allows for greater airflow and reduces the containment of germs.
  • Please maintain a social distance of 6’ or greater during both your in-person estimate appointment and while moving services are being performed.

Here are some informative and helpful resources about COVID-19:

The team at Hansen Bros. is proud to continue offering our wide range of services in accordance with the necessary precautions outlined above. Whether you are planning to move your household or business down the street, across the country, or around the world, we’re here to make the process seamless & safe for you, just as we’ve done for well over a century!

~Hansen Bros. Moving & Storage  

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    About Us

    The very first Hansen Bros. moving truck.

    For over a century . . .

    Hansen Bros. Moving & Storage has been an industry leader in the Puget Sound area since 1890. From our founding roots in Seattle’s historic Pioneer Square, operating with horse drawn wagons to today’s multiple locations and 53 foot air ride trailers, we’ve developed and improved many of today’s industry practices.

    Local ownership and management

    Drawing from traditions of great grandfather Peter Hansen, through the fourth generation of family ownership, Hansen Bros. has over one hundred years of experience in providing the highest quality in moving and storage service. Some traditions from our early days still remain.

    Three locations

    With three convenient warehouse locations in Seattle, Newcastle, and Lynnwood, our customers receive dependable service just minutes away. These strategic locations around Puget Sound save you costly travel time.

    Expert transportation— prompt communication

    Hansen Bros.’ extensive hauling fleet and affiliation with Allied Van Lines makes it easy to handle all of your interstate moves. Our fleet is licensed and insured and features a complete network of fellow Allied agents across the country and around the world.

    The crew did a great job and were very courteous. We had a small amount of damage to some items that we were promised would be handled by you. We would hire your company again.

    -Charles G., May 10, 2018

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    International Services

    Hansen Bros. has expanded its services worldwide to meet all of your transportation needs. We offer containerized cargo services and provide everything from less-than-container load (LCL) crating to fully-containerized loading (FCL) to or from anywhere in the world. Find more about our international services.

    Put us to the test

    Let one of our moving consultants develop a customized moving or storage estimate for you. We’ll design a plan that fits your specific needs and budget — so your move is both cost-efficient and trouble free. Whether it’s across town or across the world, you’ll receive the same high standards and quality that’s built our reputation for more than 100 years. Call 1-888-300-7222 to speak with a Hansen Bros. representative, fill out our free quote form, or use our contact us form.

    Let our team put together a comprehensive moving plan for you. Complete our simple free quote form or contact us at 1-888-300-7222.