Sowell Relocation Group

About Sowell Relocation Group

Ernie’s Van & Storage is an award-winning Grass Valley moving company helping individuals, families and businesses relocate in Northern California since 1935. Ernie’s Van & Storage is a high-performing Atlas Agent, earning the World Class Commitment Award for excellence in all areas of its operations, and the Superior Packing Award for taking extra care in the handling of customer goods. 
The Grass Valley movers are one of two locations for Ernie’s Van & Storage. The company’s movers in Grass Valley and Rocklin specialize in:

  • Home moving—local, long-distance, international, cross-border
  • Flexible storage options: permanent, in-transit, military, commercial, and self-storage
  • Corporate relocations: domestic and overseas
  • Move management services
  • Office, hotel, and industrial moves
  • Logistics and distribution solutions
  • Military, government, and DITY moves
  • Specialized transport for fine art, electronics, exhibits, store fixtures
  • Secure warehouse 14,700 sq. ft.
    • Military approved
    • Auto and boat storage

Operating License

CAL. P.U.C. T-189906

Grass Valley Home Movers

Let our home movers help with your upcoming move!

Your choice of mover is the first and most important decision you make when you move. Why choose Sowell Relocation Group for your Grass Valley move when there are so many other local moving companies?

Flexibility for Local or Long-Distance Move

Whether you are doing a small move from a studio apartment or a large move from a sprawling estate; whether you’re relocating down the block, across the country, or overseas; our home movers in Grass Valley make your move stress-free and economical.

Click here to get an instant online quote from our Sowell Relocation Group movers for Grass Valley and surrounding areas.

Free, No-Obligation Estimate 

The first step in any move is the moving quote for our services. Sowell Relocation Group’s account representative inventories your home as you point out everything you plan to move. We listen to your concerns and answer questions. We talk with you about scheduling, about how to prepare for your move, and about what you might do to save time and expense. And we give you a written estimate that details our services and costs.

Movers Who Care

Your Sowell Relocation Group customer service representative (CSR) is your primary contact throughout your move. Knowledgeable and professional, your CSR is always ready to respond when you need answers or advice. While your shipment is in transit, you can track its progress via the Atlas website.

Small Move Specialists 

For small home moves and apartment moves, ask about our quick and efficient moves in Grass Valley. Using our professional packing and loading services plus transportation providers in the Atlas Network, we can deliver a small move anywhere in the U.S.

Professional Packing and Loading

Using the right materials and packing techniques can mean the difference between items arriving intact or in pieces. Sowell Relocation Group’s professional packers are trained in the best packing techniques to ensure your goods are ready for safe transit. If you prefer to do your own packing, ask us about what supplies you will need. We provide professional grade packing materials at competitive prices.

On moving day, Sowell Relocation Group’s professional van operator will oversee our movers loading your things in the van. He makes sure your load is secure and will not shift in transit. You can trust our professional movers to get it right—they are among the best and most experienced in the industry.

Protecting Your Goods

Professional packing and loading are essential for keeping your household goods safe. But we also offer an important layer of added peace of mind. Full Value Protection (FVP) is affordable coverage that makes you whole in the event of loss or damage to your goods. We will include the cost of FVP when we prepare your estimate for service—and we encourage you to take advantage of it.

Get a Moving Quote Today

Begin by getting an instant, online quote today. Or, contact Sowell Relocation Group today to schedule an in-home survey and estimate for your Grass Valley move. We look forward to helping you go new places®.

Grass Valley Corporate Relocation

Our corporate relocation experts work to help your company thrive.

Service For Corporate Move Professionals 

As a corporate-relocation professional, you help people go new places® in their careers. When the path leads them to Grass Valley, count on Sowell Relocation Group to enable a smooth transition. We understand relocation is important to the well-being of your employees and the productivity of your organization. Our corporate move specialists put people at ease and relieve their stress so they can settle in at home and focus at work.

Service for Corporate Transferees

As an employee about to embark on a corporate move in CA, you may have questions about what to expect. If your employer uses Sowell Relocation Group for your relocation, we can answer your questions about the moving and storage benefits in your policy. If you are planning your own move, we are glad to help you through the process. A first step is to request an instant estimate—it will give you a good idea of the services and costs for making your Grass Valley move with Sowell Relocation Group.

Industry Leadership in Corporate Moving

As an Atlas Agent, Sowell Relocation Group shares a long tradition of leadership in corporate relocation. The annual Atlas Forum brings together our corporate customers and relocation professionals from all industries for networking and learning.  We hear from some of the world’s foremost figures across the spectrum of contemporary economic, cultural, and geopolitical topics.

Since 1968, the annual Atlas Corporate Relocation Survey has collected, analyzed, and published findings that reveal trends in relocation policies, domestically and globally. We are at the forefront of industry thinking, and we look ahead to stay in synch with the changing needs of transferees. We understand the vital role relocation policy plays in managing expectations and controlling costs. We follow your policy to the letter, always working to satisfy your employees and ensure fiscal accountability to your corporation. 

Making Lump Sum Moves Easy for Employees

For employees with a lump-sum benefit, moving to Grass Valley is easier than ever with Sowell Relocation Group. We can help your transferees get the most from a lump-sum benefit by helping them select services they need, quickly locate the best local providers, and manage their relocation budget to save money so you can count on them to relocate well and arrive at work as scheduled.

Atlas Tools that Make Corporate Relocation Efficient 

As a client of Sowell Relocation Group, you have access to with its information and tools to make your job easier. You can see shipments in the Atlas dispatch system, know their status, and follow activity on claims.

With AtlasNet® Inventory, our representative enters shipment information electronically at the time of estimating, so the services and costs are immediately viewable. The Atlas Professional Van Operator uses an application called PVO Inventory to verify every item electronically as it is loaded onto the van for shipment. At delivery, the PVO checks items as they come off the truck to ensure all pieces are accounted for and delivered in the same condition as when they were loaded.

Global Move Management and Relocation Services

The Atlas network for corporate relocation extends from Grass Valley and around the world—with over 400 Atlas Agents in the U.S. and Canada and over 300 Atlas-approved service providers overseas.

Besides our moving and storage services, Sowell Relocation Group connects your company to move management systems for better carrier performance. Based on experience in over a million moves, we audit, score, analyze, and report so you can achieve improved carrier performance. You see how to reduce overall moving costs and add value to your relocation programs.

Besides move management, our Atlas network includes professionals in relocation management.  From total optimization of your relocation benefits program to a la carte answers, we have the resources for you to gain better control over your relocation costs and achieve higher levels of employee satisfaction.

Get More with Your Relocation Policy

If you move employees in Grass Valley, find out how Sowell Relocation Group can help you get the results you expect, consistent with your policy. Contact us today.

Grass Valley Storage

Keep your belongings in our storage when you move.

Looking for “storage near me”? Sowell Relocation Group answers for your move in CA. Choose the storage option that is best for you. No matter how much storage you need—or how long you need it—Sowell Relocation Group keeps your goods safe and protected until you are ready to take them.

Vaulted storage

Our Grass Valley warehouse is fully containerized with locked storage vaults to keep goods safe. You can trust Sowell Relocation Group with Grass Valley storage. Our warehouse meets or exceeds Atlas standards for security, cleanliness, and fire protections. Sofas and upholstered items are wrapped in plastic (stretch wrap) and stored on racks.

Home staging in Grass Valley

Take advantage of our Grass Valley warehouse for temporary storage when you de-clutter a home or stage it to sell. At Sowell Relocation Group, our packers and movers can help you prepare your things for storage, pick them up and deliver them when you need.

Storage in transit (SIT)

In the process of making your Grass Valley move, you may need to protect your things for a while in our Grass Valley warehouse. Not a problem. We keep everything packed in their cartons and inside a secure vault until you are ready for delivery.

Long-term storage

When you need to store your belongings in Grass Valley for several months or longer, ask us about long-term storage options. Sowell Relocation Group warehouses are flexible for you.

Storage in CA, across the U.S. and Canada, and overseas

With the Atlas network, Sowell Relocation Group connects to authorized Atlas warehouses near and far. Whenever you go new places®, here or abroad, the assurance of Atlas quality storage is nearby.

Special storage services

Ask us about special storage requirements you may have: large or unusual items; climate-sensitive goods; watercraft, RVs, cars, motorcycles, and other vehicles; and self-storage options.

Get Started Now

Sowell Relocation Group is ready to provide the storage you need in Grass Valley.