1. Search online, the newspaper, telephone book, greensheet, or social media.
1a. Cross reference these sources. Search at least two of the above sources to find the better deal. You never know where you will find the better deal. Your friend on Facebook can possibly recommend a good mover.
2. When you have potentially found a moving company you may want to hire, check their resume. Ask for a portfolio or check their reviews on sites like Google or Yelp. Search the comments for reasonable and legitimate reviews.
3. Do not forget to get someone on the phone. Internet surfing is easy, but you also want to make sure the company is a legitimate business and they have a good customer service practices.