If you have ever moved to a new house, apartment, or office by yourself, you know how much of a pain it can be. The moving process can be filled with many different emotions. On the one hand, you’re probably excited about the new adventure that lies ahead of you. On the other hand, you’re probably dreading the heavy lifting, pulling, packing, organizing, and logistical aspects of moving.
At Strong Men Moving, our goal is to remove that dread so you can focus on the fun and productive times ahead. With a team of hardworking, experienced moving professionals on your side, moving to a new home or office is easy, like Sunday morning.
The best part? As local, trusted movers in Folly Beach, you won’t have to take a loan out from the bank to pay for our moving services. We believe in hard work, friendly attitudes, efficiency, and fair pricing.
Strong Men Moving is a full-service moving company in Folly Beach. We run our trucks at 110%, meaning we go above and beyond what other movers in Folly Beach are willing to do.
Are you moving from out of state? Is your new house hard to find? Don’t have the time or patience to pack and wrap all of your belongings? Don’t sweat it – we’ve got your back. There’s no job that’s too large or too small for our strong men to handle, and there’s no place in the Lowcountry that we won’t go for you.
When we say convenience is king, we mean it. We’re talking nights, weekends, and availability 24-hours a day from Monday through Saturday. Our goal is to make your move as stress-free and simple as possible. That way, you have time to focus on enjoying your new home or office, while we worry about hauling your double vanity into the back of our truck.
When you bring in the Strong Men, you can rest assured that you’re getting a full-service, friendly experience from the minute we pull into your driveway to the minute we shake your hand goodbye. Unlike some moving companies in Folly Beach, punctuality is not our poison. We strive to arrive on time to each job that we are hired to perform.
Here are some of the most popular moving services our customers use:
As the premier moving company in Folly Beach, our goal is to carry your moving burden, so you can stay focused on your daily life. You can rest easy knowing our movers in Folly Beach will always show up to your home with a positive attitude, friendly smile, and motivation to work. We treat your property like it was our own and take great care in handling all the items we move for you.
In addition, we prep our team of movers for many situations and provide thorough training on the fundamentals of moving, packing, risk management, and more.
If you own specialty items such as art, antiques, or other valuables, we will take every precaution necessary to ensure your possessions arrive to your new home safe and sound.
Whether you’re moving to a new home down the street or are coming from another state, we have the experience, tools, and professional movers to do the job correctly. We even offer additional residential moving services that include packing, unpacking, overnight storage, and much more.
Call or text us today to discover the full range of our residential moving specialties.
A few benefits of labor-only moving include:
With our labor-only services, customers can rent their own truck for transportation while our expert movers load and unload heavy, delicate, or fragile items. Labor-only moving saves you time, helps prevent unnecessary injuries, and gives you the freedom to make your own travel arrangements.
Strong Men Moving has built a reputation as a leader in commercial moving services in Folly Beach. We have the tools, team, and experience necessary to facilitate a smooth move for your business at a reasonable price.
In our experience as a commercial moving company in Folly Beach, we have discovered that it can be complicated to move to a new business location. During this transition, we know that you need:
To make sure we meet the requirements above, we will speak with you at length about your upcoming commercial business relocation. That way, we get a better understanding of the logistics involved. We will also provide you with a free quote, so you can plan your budget ahead of time.
At Strong Men Moving, some common commercial moving services include:
Whether you have to move a few office chairs down the street or need help transitioning to a new location, we are here to serve.
With Strong Men Moving’s refuse removal services, we can haul away all the heavy, unusable items that your trash service won’t pick up.
A few common junk removal items that we can remove for you are:
Why risk a sprained back or a throbbing headache when Strong Men Moving can handle all the packing for you? With our professional packing services in Folly Beach, you can sit back and sip some sweet tea while we pack your keepsakes, furniture, electronics, clothes, and more. If you have valuable items like family heirlooms or fragile china, we will take extra care to make sure those items stay safe and unbroken during your upcoming move.
Why hire a moving company in Folly Beach like Strong Men Moving to help you pack? Here’s why most of our clients want us to pack for them:
Don’t have many items to pack this time around? Ask us about our high-quality packing supplies like boxes, tape, furniture pads, and covers. We’re here to help in any way that we can!
All you have to do is give us a call, and we’ll come to your location to remove your unwanted items, taking care not to damage your home or office. Once we have removed your refuse, we’ll dispose of it in an environmentally-friendly fashion to help protect the Lowcountry we love so much.
A few common cleanout services in Folly Beach include:
Are you working on a project that requires a team of strong laborers? Sometimes, hiring your friends just doesn’t cut it. When you need a team that arrives on time, works hard, and does so with a smile, Strong Men Moving has got the help you need! As trusted movers in Folly Beach, we employ seasoned labor professionals that can assist you with your next indoor or outdoor project. Ready to get started? Call or text us today so that we can get a good understanding of your upcoming project, and how our team can save you time, effort, and money.
Established in 2019, Strong Men Moving has quickly become a leading moving company in Folly Beach, SC. We have built our reputation on reliability, performance, price, and a positive attitude. We truly feel privileged to serve the residents of South Carolina. Our goal is to provide quality customer service with speed and diligence to all clients. We treat all of our customers the same, whether they hire us for a multi-facility commercial move or just need help loading and unloading a moving truck.
Strong Men Moving offers service in the following communities and beyond:
Need a quote on your upcoming residential or commercial move? We are here to help however possible. You can reach us via phone at (843) -830-6305 or by email at [email protected].
We hope to hear from you soon!
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Tropical Storm Claudette Pummels Southeastern U.S., Flash Floods Leave Major Damage
A tropical depression formed off the South Carolina-Georgia coast Monday is expected to make landfall in a matter of hours.
The National Hurricane Center said Monday it expects the depression will grow into a tropical storm before landfall. However, the center projects the anticipated tropical storm will weaken rapidly once it hits the coasts.
This is the fourth tropical depression of the 2021 hurricane season. If wind speeds from the depression reach 39 mph later on Monday, it will be named Tropical Storm Danny.
Maximum sustained winds of the depression are at about 35 mph. Tropical storm warnings have been issued for the parts of the coast, where tropical-storm-force winds are anticipated later this afternoon and tonight.
The latest advisory released by the NHC said that heavy rainfall is possible "from coastal southern South Carolina and Georgia, inland across the Piedmont of Georgia into northeast Alabama." Urban areas within the southern South Carolina and Georgia coasts may also see isolated flooding, the NHC reported.
Depression-generated swells, which could cause "life-threatening surf and rip currents," are expected to disturb parts of the South Carolina coast later in the day.
The direct Georgia and southern South Carolina coasts could see one to three inches of rain later on Monday. The NHC said that these areas have been dry recently, mitigating concern for widespread flooding from the depression. However, the center did not rule out the possibility of local flooding in urban areas around the coast.
Beyond the Georgia and South Carolina coasts, inland areas could see one to two inches of rain "across upstate South Carolina, the Piedmont of Georgia, and into northeastern Alabama," the NHC reported.
The NHC is expected to release its next intermediate advisory at 2 p.m. (EDT) and its next complete advisory at 5 p.m.
This is a breaking story and will be updated as more information becomes available.
CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCBD) – We’re in for a hot and humid summer, and what better way to cool off than with a few scoops of delicious ice cream. Whether you prefer a cup or cone, the tri-county is home to several ice cream shops. Just pick your favorite flavor and toppings (or choose one of these unique options). Here is a list of (mostly local) shops offering traditional and unique flavors: Off Track Ice Cream Located on Beaufain Street in downtown Charleston, this shop features traditio...
CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCBD) – We’re in for a hot and humid summer, and what better way to cool off than with a few scoops of delicious ice cream.
Whether you prefer a cup or cone, the tri-county is home to several ice cream shops. Just pick your favorite flavor and toppings (or choose one of these unique options).
Here is a list of (mostly local) shops offering traditional and unique flavors:
Off Track Ice Cream
Located on Beaufain Street in downtown Charleston, this shop features traditional, vegan, and inventive flavors made from scratch using locally sourced ingredients.
You can find special scoops during the summer season like peanut butter and jelly, vegan birthday cake donut, and vegan Fluffernutter Blondie.
Off Track Ice Cream is open Sunday – Thursday from noon until 10:00 p.m., and Friday – Saturday from noon until 11:00 p.m.
Smallcakes Cupcakery and Creamery
Satisfy your sweet tooth with a stop at Smallcakes Cupcakery and Creamery at Windmill Station in Summerville.
This stop was recently named one of the top ten fastest-growing restaurant chains in America and has been featured on TV shows like Cupcake Wars. You can grab ice cream-inspired cupcakes, like the hot fudge sundae, cookies-n-cream, or a scoop of traditional flavors. But if that’s not enough, go for the combo! The shop offers a ‘cupcake smash’ which includes a delicious cupcake with a scoop and a half of ice cream.
The Pineapple Hut
If you’re really feeling the summer vibes, make a trip out to Folly Beach for a swirl of ice cream inside a pineapple! You no longer have to travel to Disney World to enjoy a Pineapple Dole Whip – this food truck features the Pineapple Whip, Pineapple Float, Chunky Whip, and Paradise Whip.
Find them on West Erie Avenue Tuesday through Sunday from 1:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. (or until they are sold out).
Park Circle Creamery
Grab a double scoop of handcrafted ice cream at Park Circle Creamery in North Charleston.
This shop offers 16 made-in-house flavors using local ingredients. “Our handcrafted ice cream is artfully made with the finest local ingredients to provide our customers with a unique blend of flavor, smooth creamy texture, and a refreshing finish,” the shop said on its website.
From blueberry cheesecake to cappuccino, German chocolate, Lucky Charms, mint Oreo, or even vegan coconut Oreo – you can’t go wrong when stopping by this shop over the summer.
Kaminsky’s Dessert Café
If you’d rather drink your ice cream, stop by Kaminsky’s Dessert Café in either historic downtown Charleston or West Ashley for a delicious heaping milkshake.
Enjoy a number of shake flavors including the espresso milkshake, candy bar shake, mint chocolate chip, banana pudding, salted caramel and more! The shop also offers three floats including coke or root beer, cappuccino, or affogato.
They also have a selection of sundaes for your enjoyment.
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Tropical Storm Danny made landfall Monday evening on South Carolina's coast, threatening to dump several inches of rain on parts of the Southeast as it blusters inland. Only hours after forming offshore, Danny had top sustained winds of 40 mph as it moved ashore just north of Hilton Head on Pritchards Island, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said. It added that Danny was expected to rapidly weaken over land as it heads into the Southeast on a track through parts of Georgia. The storm is expected to...
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Tropical Storm Danny made landfall Monday evening on South Carolina's coast, threatening to dump several inches of rain on parts of the Southeast as it blusters inland.
Only hours after forming offshore, Danny had top sustained winds of 40 mph as it moved ashore just north of Hilton Head on Pritchards Island, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said. It added that Danny was expected to rapidly weaken over land as it heads into the Southeast on a track through parts of Georgia.
The storm is expected to have minimal impacts on Western North Carolina. However, a few heavy downpours and strong storms are possible through Tuesday afternoon.
The fourth named storm of this Atlantic hurricane season formed close to South Carolina’s coast during the afternoon Monday. Forecasters said it could be a rainmaker as far inland as the north Georgia Piedmont area and in northeast Alabama.
Dangerous surf conditions also were expected along parts of the Southeast seacoast, along with a threat of isolated tornadoes near the coast.
Tropical storm force winds were already recorded Monday afternoon in some spots in South Carolina just hours after Danny formed. A weather station at Folly Beach — just outside Charleston — recorded a wind gust of 41 mph during the day, the Miami-based hurricane center said.
At 8 p.m., the storm was centered about 50 miles southwest of Charleston, South Carolina, according to the Miami-based hurricane center said. The system was moving to the west-northwest at 16 mph.
A tropical storm warning was posted earlier Monday from Edisto Beach to South Santee River in South Carolina. The hurricane center said tropical storm conditions were expected to continue in the warning area for a few more hours after landfall.
The storm could produce between 1 and 3 inches of rain with higher amounts in some coastal areas of Georgia and South Carolina. Forecasters said heavier rainfall could occur in some scattered spots but the region has been dry, limiting the potential threat of any widespread flooding.
Still, forecasters warned that some local flooding remained a possibility in urban areas along the coast and up to 1 to 2 inches of rain were possible elsewhere around South Carolina and in north Georgia and northeast Alabama.
Some brushed off the storm's potential impact.
In Savannah, Georgia, all systems were go for Tuesday night’s Savannah Bananas home baseball game as organizers eyed the storm. Officials for the collegiate summer league team planned to cover the field with tarp on Monday in preparation for the game.
“For us, being on the coast and being in Savannah, we get some nasty pop-up storms that can dump an inch of rain in just a few hours,” Bananas President Jared Orton said Monday. “This one doesn’t look like much more than just a nice, passing day of rain. I think we’re good to go as long as the sun comes out tomorrow.”
Tropical Storm Danny made landfall on the southern South Carolina coast this evening, but will have minimal impacts to the Charleston region beyond rain and gusty winds. Formerly Tropical Depression Four, the storm hit Pritchards Island, which is just north of Hilton Head, at approximately 8 p.m. on June 28. It’s the fourth named system of the year in the Atlantic basin. Only three times in the past have storms named with a “D” spun up before July 1, University of Miami researcher ...
Tropical Storm Danny made landfall on the southern South Carolina coast this evening, but will have minimal impacts to the Charleston region beyond rain and gusty winds.
Formerly Tropical Depression Four, the storm hit Pritchards Island, which is just north of Hilton Head, at approximately 8 p.m. on June 28.
It’s the fourth named system of the year in the Atlantic basin. Only three times in the past have storms named with a “D” spun up before July 1, University of Miami researcher Brian McNoldy wrote on Twitter.
As it approached the sea islands of Georgia and South Carolina, the formerly disorganized system started showing more of the spin that is characteristic of cyclones and fiercer thunderstorms began to fire near the center, still offshore and well south of Charleston. The explosive thunderstorms erupted quickly over the warm waters of the Gulf Stream.
But with little time left over water, the chances of strengthening further before an expected landfall south of Charleston were slim.
Wind gusts had packed some punch already. One recorded at Folly Beach reached 41 mph. According to Dominion Energy’s outage reporting system, about 574 households were without power in Berkeley, Charleston and Dorchester counties.
A tropical storm warning remains in effect for South Carolina’s coastal waters from the Georgia border to just south of Georgetown, and for Charleston and Berkeley counties, according to the National Weather Service’s Charleston area office. A flooding advisory was also issued for Beaufort and Jasper Counties.
The main flooding risk in the Charleston area could come this evening as the system moves ashore, and the tide rises at the same time. The next high tide at midnight is expected to reach 6.9 feet, just below the point where the lowest areas of the region begin to flood. But bands of rain earlier in the day had failed to produce much inundation.
Danny’s center was moving west-northwest around 16 mph, the Hurricane Center said, and packed 45 mph sustained winds, with stronger gusts.
“Some slight strengthening is expected today, and the depression is forecast to become a tropical storm before it makes landfall,” the Hurricane Center said. “Rapid weakening is forecast after landfall occurs.”
Residents should be wary of rainfall, meteorologists said. The system is capable of producing 1 to 3 inches of rain broadly, with higher amounts in some areas. The heaviest rain is expected south of Charleston, according to the Weather Service, but the Holy City could see downpours and gusty winds.
“This region has been dry, limiting potential widespread flooding impacts, however, local flooding impacts, especially in urban areas along the southern South Carolina and Georgia coasts, cannot be ruled out at this time,” the Hurricane Center said.
About 1 to 2 inches of rain is possible in the South Carolina Upstate, Georgia Piedmont and into northeastern Alabama, forecasters said.
Forecasters also planned to keep an eye on any storm surge impacts from Port Royal Sound to the South Santee River.
If the surge comes at high tide, water could reach 1 to 3 feet above ground level, they said.
Shannon Scaff, Charleston’s emergency management director, said city agencies stand ready to act if needed.
As of the most recent forecast, it didn’t seem like the storm system would cause more than some potentially heavy rain, something Scaff said the city is well-versed in dealing with.
Like other emergency officials, he cautioned anyone who has to drive in the afternoon or evening hours to use caution.
Tropical systems in particular can cause significant localized downpours and flash flooding even though average rainfall may be moderate or minimal, Scaff said.
Danny, which the Hurricane Center called a “tiny” storm, was expected to move over Georgia on Tuesday and dissipate over that state’s mountains on Tuesday night.
This story is developing. Check back for more.
Tropical Storm Danny made landfall near Pritchards Island, north of Hilton Head Island, just before 8 p.m. Monday, according to the National Hurricane Center. The storm is expected to weaken as it moves inland. It is expected to move through east-central Georgia later Monday night and Tuesday morning. Palmetto Electric Cooperative rep...
Tropical Storm Danny made landfall near Pritchards Island, north of Hilton Head Island, just before 8 p.m. Monday, according to the National Hurricane Center.
The storm is expected to weaken as it moves inland. It is expected to move through east-central Georgia later Monday night and Tuesday morning.
The weather system off the South Carolina coast had strengthened into Tropical Storm Danny just after 3 p.m.
As of the 8 p.m. update, the system was moving west-northwest at 16 mph with maximum sustained winds of 40 mph.
Portions of South Carolina’s coast had been under a tropical storm warning for most of the afternoon. That includes areas from Edisto Beach to the South Santee River.
Locations north of Edisto Beach were the areas at greatest risk for wind, rainfall or tornadoes through 9 p.m. Monday, according to the National Weather Service.
A weather station at Folly Beach reported a wind gust of 41 mph earlier in the afternoon. A wind gust of 34 mph was reported at the Beaufort Airport.
The outer bands of the storm brought some rain and wind gusts to the Beaufort County area well before landfall, Ron Morales, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service in Charleston, said around 2:15 p.m.
He said the system was moving swiftly but wasn’t expected to impact the southern coastal part of the state as much as the Charleston area. Still, he expected noticeable wind and possible flooding.
“It’s hard to envision widespread flooding at this point, but there will be some ponding of water in places that get repeatedly hit by these showers that have come through over the last couple weeks,” Morales said.
Several inches of rain were expected along the coasts of southern South Carolina and Georgia through Tuesday. Danny is expected to produce 1 to 3 inches of rain along South Carolina’s coast, according to the latest bulletin. Because the region has been dry, the chance of widespread flooding was less, the bulletin said, but local flooding could not be ruled out.
The National Weather Service in Charleston issued a flood advisory until 9:30 p.m., according to an alert from the Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office.
The main risks with the storm, according to a briefing from the National Weather Service in Charleston, include: