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Des Moines Movers in Your Neighborhood

Select Van & Storage is an award-winning, family-owned moving company offering moving and storage services to customers throughout the Midwest. Our movers know the latest techniques in safe loading, packing and claims prevention. All of our moves are competitively priced and easy payment plans are available.


523 South 18th Street
West Des Moines, IA 50265-5506



Sunday: Closed Monday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Tuesday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Wednesday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Thursday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Friday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Saturday: Closed
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40 Customer reviews for Select Van & Storage Co.

  • Pradeep K.
    W Des Moines, IA
    to Sacramento, CA
    August 20, 2019

    The client reps were friendly and cooperative. The movers at both ends were efficient but definitely better in Iowa than in California. I was very appreciative that Mayflower made arrangements to deliver on the day I suggested. Thank you for that.

  • Cathy K.
    Indianola, IA
    to Springfield, MA
    June 19, 2019

    Movers from West DesMoines were professional and courteous. Manager Chris Johnson was very helpful and attentive to detail in planning my move. Deb Hurley is the office guru. Her expertise was greatly appreciated.

  • Marilyn J.
    Ankeny, IA
    to Knoxville, TN
    April 08, 2019

    Very professional, helpful and friendly service. If the need arises will definitely use Mayflower again.

  • Jim M.
    W Des Moines, IA
    to Leawood, KS
    February 12, 2019

    From the initial walk thru, working out the details to get the cost down a bit, to the ladies that packed us and the guys that moved us they were all professional, friendly and hard working. I wouldn’t have expected less. We picked Mayflower because of the years I have used them in Indianapolis. Would highly recommend them again. Chris and Deb were great to work with.

  • Louann R.
    W Des Moines, IA
    to Colorado Sprs, CO
    January 08, 2019

    Driver, packers excellent. Unpackers, one very immature. Not have owners belongings or new residence best of interest in mind.

  • Lawrence C.
    Urbandale, IA
    to Noblesville, IN
    December 14, 2018

    From my initial meeting with Chris Johnson to having Greg and Shaun pull away from our new Indiana home, Mayflower completely exceeded all of my expectations. Job well done!

  • Peggy F.
    Ames, IA
    to Fountain, CO
    December 11, 2018

    Debera Hurley is the most competent and friendly contact person you could possibly have !! Everything goes smoothly because of her!! You can relax and know your things are in good hands with Deb in charge!!

  • Becky N.
    Des Moines, IA
    to St Paul, MN
    December 03, 2018

    Everyone was very helpful and quickly answered my questions. My things were packed into the crate efficiently.

  • Rollie H.
    Adel, IA
    to Tucson, AZ
    December 01, 2018

    Chris Johnson was responsive to our questions. The packers and truck driver Mike were excellent workers. Everyone was there when promised and the move went as well as can be expected.

  • Beverly E.
    Melcher, IA
    to Vancouver, WA
    November 14, 2018

    Both. Mover mike & jimmy also Iowa guy was so Awesome job at both place and I sure Hire Mayflower Moving Co again this my first time hire thank so much bev

  • Carol B.
    Des Moines, IA
    to Minneapolis, MN
    November 06, 2018

    My sales man Chris Johnson was wonderful and so was Deb Hurley the move Coordinator they we very helpful and great to work with

  • Wasan F.
    Cumming, IA
    to Highland, MI
    September 24, 2018

    Professional service from start to finish. The manager in the office was very helpful, even supplied me with with free boxes. The agent that came to the house was pretty accurate in his estimate. They delivered as promised. We moved from Iowa to Michigan and the driver (Denny delivered as promised). Told us that our belongings would be there in 5 days AND IT WAS!!. He communicated and kept us updated via texting! the movers were very respectful of my belongings and took great care handling everything. I would definitely recommend them to anyone looking to move and hiring a moving company.

  • Jody A.
    Ankeny, IA
    to Oneonta, NY
    September 03, 2018

    Everyone we worked with was great. The estimator was very nice and easy to work with and the truck crew was great on both ends of the move. There was no damage to our property upon delivery. Mayflower was not the least expensive when gathering quotes, but the customer service we received was top notch! Thank you Mayflower.

  • Donna N.
    Ames, IA
    to Terre Haute, IN
    August 15, 2018

    Fantastic-excellent - Driver, David)was extra-ordinarily proficient in every aspect - professional - helpful - developed paper work clear and correct - had experienced team of workers, also polite and hard workers like David who was more than remarkable. David needs a special meaningful recognition.

  • Peggy F.
    Ames, IA
    to Belen, NM
    July 17, 2018

    The packers were considerate and professional, as well as efficient. This was a delivery of items being sent to my sister from our parents home, both now deceased. It was only 4 pieces of furniture and 7 boxes of assorted items of memoriabilia, books, photographs, etc. A small shipment, but an important one nonetheless. Thank you for handling it with care!

  • Sandra & Matthe W.
    Urbandale, IA
    to Ocala, FL
    July 09, 2018

    The Mayflower people on both ends were great.The Des Moines people were able to fit us in the system with a very short lead time. The truck arrived to us here in Florida on time an they unloaded in a timely fashion.

  • Janna M.
    Bondurant, IA
    to Charlotte, NC
    June 13, 2018

    Overall was good. The knowing when to go meet the driver in the other dtats was a little stressful.

  • James E.
    Waukee, IA
    to Richmond, TX
    May 07, 2018

    No review comments provided for this rating.

  • Cornell S.
    W Des Moines, IA
    to Tucson, AZ
    February 22, 2018

    Customer service from start to delivery was excellent.

  • Barbara C.
    Ankeny, IA
    to Las Vegas, NV
    October 31, 2017

    I thought it took them an awfully long time to get here although I know he had other loads. Two items were broken.

  • Duane T.
    Marshalltown, IA
    to Marana, AZ
    September 20, 2017

    It went very well

  • Marvin T.
    Eldora, IA
    to Arab, AL
    August 25, 2017

    No review comments provided for this rating.

  • Angela T.
    Grimes, IA
    to Tallahassee, FL
    August 03, 2017

    This move was the best experience I could have ever asked for. Delightful guidance throughout the whole process

  • Brian S.
    Urbandale, IA
    to Longmont, CO
    August 03, 2017

    Professional movers. Best experience I've had.

  • Sid P.
    Des Moines, IA
    to Cathedral Cy, CA
    July 14, 2017

    Overall, the move went very well without any major incidents. Our driver was considerate of the time constraints we had regarding moving out of our high-rise apartment and rearranged his schedule to accomodate the restrictions placed on us by the apartment management. He arrived on time and delivered on time without incident. Very professional, kept his wits and composure, especially when the power went off at the apartment when he and his crew were just to start the move from our eighth-floor apartment.

  • Robert C.
    Johnston, IA
    to Cape Coral, FL
    June 08, 2017

    Very nice personel to work with.

  • Phillip S.
    Grinnell, IA
    to Allen, TX
    April 25, 2017

    Courteous and professional; hard working. though the estimator at the beginning underestimated causing more than one truckload to be delivered.

  • Thomas & Sarah A.
    Ankeny, IA
    to Whitsett, NC
    April 12, 2017

    Overall, it was a good experience.The Men who came to wrap and load the truck in Ankeny were very kind and worked fast. Our only complaint so far is that the men packing did not adequately cover our master bedroom dresser, and there are 2 very noticeable dents in the top. They did a great job bubble-wrapping our slim Tv, artwork, and other glass tops, but the dresser was a big "whoops". We have not unpacked everything yet---about 50% unpacked, but that is the biggest issue so far. The men here in Greensboro were very professional and considerate---they helped us "switch-out" 2 of our old mattresses here in NC so we could replace them with much newer mattresses we brought from Iowa.

  • Tom M.
    Des Moines, IA
    to Florence, AZ
    April 10, 2017

    The only issue was the split load which created a delay in receiving all of our belongings at the same time

  • Clarice T.
    Ft Dodge, IA
    to Humble, TX
    January 04, 2017

    No review comments provided for this rating.

  • Jean O.
    Windsor Hts, IA
    to Phoenixville, PA
    December 15, 2016

    Very impressed with the care they took in packing up our furniture and in coordinating all the times and dates of delivery.

  • Sharon W.
    W Des Moines, IA
    to Ormond Bch, FL
    November 09, 2016

    Excellent communication with Mayflower throughout moving process.

  • Donald N.
    Grinnell, IA
    to Madisonville, KY
    November 07, 2016

    My overall experience was exceptional. The move was hassle free with the movers showing on time both for loading and unloading. The turn around time for receiving our household goods was two days.

  • Connie B.
    Ankeny, IA
    to New Prt Richey, FL
    August 09, 2016

    No review comments provided for this rating.

  • Eric B.
    W Des Moines, IA
    to Bremerton, WA
    July 12, 2016

    No review comments provided for this rating.

  • Laura C.
    Carroll, IA
    to Helena, MT
    June 20, 2016

    No review comments provided for this rating.

  • Thomas H.
    Des Moines, IA
    to Ft Collins, CO
    May 04, 2016

    No review comments provided for this rating.

  • Chungyeol S.
    Ames, IA
    to Chantilly, VA
    April 28, 2016

    No review comments provided for this rating.

  • Ryan H.
    Grinnell, IA
    to Oshkosh, WI
    April 11, 2016

    No review comments provided for this rating.

  • James P.
    Unionville, MO
    to Chambersburg, PA
    March 17, 2016

    No review comments provided for this rating.

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