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by purcellj
Mon Dec 03, 2007 4:12 pm
Forum: Open Community
Topic: Local Philly Move (Feedback)
Replies: 2
Views: 2388

Local Philly Move (Feedback)

On Friday we completed our local Philly move (suburb to suburb about 10 miles), the first in 16yrs. For a couple of people without alot of stuff, a lot of stuff was moved. We got quotes from Clemmer and O'Brien's, both quotes were within an 1/2hr of each other and comparable hourly rates. Originally...
by purcellj
Thu Oct 25, 2007 1:30 pm
Forum: Open Community
Topic: Ware's Van and Storage (Philly PA area)
Replies: 17
Views: 8013

Re: Ware's Van and Storage (Philly PA area)

weem & smatwilly ... They might still be good, so you might still have some competition. Mine wasn't the ideal though.
by purcellj
Thu Oct 25, 2007 1:26 pm
Forum: Open Community
Topic: Ware's Van and Storage (Philly PA area)
Replies: 17
Views: 8013

Re: Ware's Van and Storage (Philly PA area)

Jim wrote:
You make it sound like I slammed the entire company when I didn't.


The problem is that you did in your subsequent posts.



So "tarnished gold" is a major insult. I'll have to keep that in mind the next time I'm in an argument.
by purcellj
Thu Oct 25, 2007 11:17 am
Forum: Open Community
Topic: Ware's Van and Storage (Philly PA area)
Replies: 17
Views: 8013

Re: Ware's Van and Storage (Philly PA area)

I think you should look at the "superlist" again. It is a collection of individual experiences; good and bad. Some of the existing comments include having to keep chasing salespeople down for estimates. I think this my experience is on par. The list admin is free to use the information I provided or...
by purcellj
Thu Oct 25, 2007 7:43 am
Forum: Open Community
Topic: Ware's Van and Storage (Philly PA area)
Replies: 17
Views: 8013

Re: Ware's Van and Storage (Philly PA area)

But it doesnt make them a bad agent or company. And why it needs to be posted to the super list I dont get or understand. Would you call them 'good' for wasting my time? I'm not trying to make a federal case out of it. And it's nowhere near on par with someone else's experience where their belongin...
by purcellj
Wed Oct 24, 2007 12:14 pm
Forum: Open Community
Topic: Ware's Van and Storage (Philly PA area)
Replies: 17
Views: 8013

Re: Ware's Van and Storage (Philly PA area)

Diane wrote:This is surprising because industry people have said that Ware's (United) has a good reputation.


They don't answer the phone with United, but with Ware's / McCollister. I don't know if an ownership/affiliation change occurred or not.
by purcellj
Wed Oct 24, 2007 12:12 pm
Forum: Open Community
Topic: Ware's Van and Storage (Philly PA area)
Replies: 17
Views: 8013

Re: Ware's Van and Storage (Philly PA area)

Diane wrote:Out of curiosity, what size load do you have and where are you moving to?


3-bedroom house and it's a local move (10 miles)
by purcellj
Wed Oct 24, 2007 11:31 am
Forum: Open Community
Topic: Ware's Van and Storage (Philly PA area)
Replies: 17
Views: 8013

Ware's Van and Storage (Philly PA area)

Scheduled first appointment about a week in advance. The day of the appointment, the estimator called to cancel due to a "double booking". Rescheduled for 2 days later. Two days pass, estimator calls again to cancel. Called the Manager of Customer Service to complain. Manager agreed that this behavi...

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