About Us: Michigan’s Local Moving Service


At Changing Places Moving, we're woman-owned and family-operated — and we have been since 1979! We provide storage and moving services to residential and commercial clients throughout Waterford, Michigan, The United States, and the world!

In addition to our relocation moving services, we offer temporary and long-term storage in our 2 climate-controlled warehouses. Store your furniture, equipment, or documents in our 15,600-square-foot storage facilities. 

We’re an award-winning storage and moving company, and we’re fully licensed & insured to handle your most fragile items. Explore our professional moving services today.

Why are We the Best Moving Service in Michigan?

At Changing Places Moving, we’re committed to providing you with a fast, simple, and stress-free moving experience. With a network of over 350 agents across the country, we have the resources and experience to move you anywhere in the country or around the world! 

Located in Waterford, Michigan, we proudly serve:

  • Clarkston 
  • Birmingham
  • Rochester
  • Bloomfield Hills 

…and beyond!


The Value of Bekins Interstate Agents

As an interstate agent for Bekins Van Lines, Inc., we offer the best value in moving and storage. Bekins Van Lines is the oldest continuously operating moving system in the country. 

And as the fourth largest van line in the country, Bekins is also one of the safest. In 2022, they earned a Fleet Safety Award from the American Trucking Associations Moving & Storage Conference. 

With Bekins, your belongings get to your new home quickly and safely. 


We Treat Your Items with the Care We Treat Our Own 

At Changing Places Moving, we’re proud of our reputation for careful, safe, and efficient moving services. In fact, we boast low claim ratios and a 98.9% customer satisfaction rating!

Discover for yourself why Michiganders trusts us to move their property.


Our Moving Professionals are Trained and Experienced

The Changing Places Moving team receives ongoing training and education to ensure an effortless move for you every time. Even better, we have movers that have been on our team for many years, thanks to our low turnover rate.


We Use Only the Highest Quality Packing Materials

We use superior-quality packing materials to guarantee the careful transportation of your belongings. All of our equipment and materials are designed to maximize protection, including our cartons, crates, and thick padding.


Customize Your Relocation Moving Service

At Changing Places Moving, we customize every move, whether it’s:

  • A few pieces or many
  • One room or the entire house
  • Unpacked or fully packed and waiting

As an affordable moving company, we provide tailored moving solutions within your budget. We take your unique needs into consideration, and use the proper crating and packaging to ensure that your items are handled with care.


We Offer Award-Winning Moving Services

  • Waterford Business of the Year, 2021
  • Waterford Humanitarian Award, 2020
  • Angie's List Super Service Award:
    • 2010
    • 2011
    • 2012
    • 2013
  • 2013 Affiliate of the Year, Women's Council of Realtors, State of Michigan
  • Oakland County Habitat for Humanity Silver Nail Award, 2012
  • Oakland County Habitat for Humanity Silver Hammer Award, 2009


Our Professional & Community Partnerships

We’re proud members of:

  • Michigan Movers Association
  • Women’s Council of Realtors
  • The Waterford Chamber of Commerce
  • Michigan Motor Carrier Advisory Board
  • Habitat for Humanity
  • Women's Build Board
  • Oakland University Alumni


Our Charitable Contributions

At Changing Places Moving, we support many charities, including:

  • Habitat for Humanity
  • Lighthouse
  • Butterfly Collective
  • Blessings in a Backpack
  • Waterford Youth Coalition


Stay Informed with The Changing Places Blog

Looking for relocation best practices and insider tips? Explore our moving resources to maximize the effectiveness — and minimize the cost — of your next move.

Choose the Best Moving Service Company in Michigan

Our team of passionate, professional movers and drivers are excited to simplify your move. Get a quote today for fast, efficient, and reliable moving services.