Moving Resources

At Platinum Moving Services, we want to make your move as painless and streamlined as possible—whether you’re moving across the street or across the globe. To that end, we’ve put together these moving resources. And as always, if you have questions about moving or shipping, feel free to call us at 301-591-3858.

The Platinum Moving Blog

Our blog offers tips on packing, moving with kids and pets, international shipping, and much, much more. Some of our most popular posts include:

Shipping Terms Glossary

If you are having items shipped, it’s good to know what FAK, force majeure, and gross payload mean. Get these definitions and more in our shipping terms glossary.

Moving Company Accreditations

When hiring a moving company, you should make sure they have all the necessary licenses and ask them about their accreditations and memberships. Not sure which ones to check for? Take a look at ours!

Our International Partners

At Platinum, we are able to move your items all around the world thanks to our network of global partners.

These are some of our international partners, listed by country:


  • Interhouse
  • S.P.U.C.H. SA


  • Botafogo
  • Confianca
  • Granero Transportes Internacionais


  • Intramar Shipping SA
  • Servientrega Internacional SA


  • Global Transportes
  • Insa Interenational Shiping and storage


  • Spedivan


  • Trafimar Relocation
  • Servimex


  • Moving Systems

South Africa

  • Kings International


  • Flippers International


  • Intertrafik
  • Mudanzas Intermove
  • Green Cargo

Platinum Can Meet All of Your Moving Needs

Just ask!

Or call us at 301-591-3858.

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