South Carolina

Moving To South Carolina With UniMovers

Are you looking to make a move to the Palmetto State?

UniMovers is lucky enough to call Charleston, Columbia, Rock Hill, Summerville, and their greater areas home.

Home of what though? None other than pristine beaches, historic areas, and deep southern roots.

We’re confident you’ll find plenty of reasons to call this great state home too!

Map of UniMovers South Carolina Locations

Moving To South Carolina

When you move to South Carolina, you get the opportunity to explore diverse landscapes along the East Coast. South Carolina can host many different lifestyles from Gen Zers in love with urban cities to retirees looking for some warmth without the noise. Some eminent individuals from North Carolina include Viola Davis, Chris Rock, James Brown, Chadwick Boseman, Vanna White, and Aziz Ansari.

Landscape & Weather

You can expect to experience each of the four seasons in South Carolina. Some seasons may feel more mild depending on if you’re in the mountains, on the beach, or in the low country. A short winter will come during December and last until February or March. During this time you can experience temperatures anywhere from the mid-20s to the 60s depending on your region. Spring typically occurs from March to May with ideal temperatures. Summer comes around June and lasts until about September for the start of fall. In the fall you can expect cooler temperatures to set in the evenings.

Drone beach bridge

Big Cities In South carolina

South Carolina has quite a few urban centers.

Some notable large cities include Charleston, Columbia, and Hilton Head Island.

Charleston, the largest city in South Carolina, is home to the Joe Riley Waterfront Park with the Pineapple Fountain, James Island, the Historic Charleston City Market, and the plantations of Charleston.

Columbia is known for the South Carolina State House, the University of South Carolina, and Congaree National Park.

Movers in South carolina

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What's So Great About South Carolina?

Green grass on sand in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

South Carolina is full of southern charm, class, things to do, and great people to connect with.

We’re locals so take it from us! There are so many great things to see and do here!

Must Do’s in Eastern South Carolina:

  • Explore Fort Sumter National Monument
  • Walk along Myrtle Beach
  • Visit Middleton Place

Must Do’s in Central South Carolina:

  • Explore Congaree National Park
  • Learn about U.S. history
  • Experience the Master’s Golf Tournament

Must Do’s in Western South Carolina

  • Explore Ceasers Head State Park
  • Check out Little River Blueway Outdoor Adventure Area
  • Relax at Hickory Knob State Resort Park
golf ball at masters tournament
travel region of south carolina

Depending on where you live in North Carolina you’re just a short drive from a bunch of great places in the surrounding area. Including but not limited to:

  • Knoxville, TN
  • Chattanooga, TN
  • Atlanta, GA
  • Savannah, GA
  • Wilmington, NC
  • Charlotte, NC
  • Raleigh, NC

Who Goes there? hopefully no one.

Safety is a major factor when choosing where you want to live. We want you and your loved ones to know the territory you’re moving into and be prepared for whatever it may hold. So, we encourage you to check out SpotCrime’s interactive map for South Carolina.

We love it here. So we write about it.... a lot.

Frequently Asked Questions

Our most frequently asked questions and answers

We are a labor-only moving company but we are happy to recommend affordable trucks near you!

When you book your move, we take an inventory of the amount and size of your items. Based on your personalized inventory we will indicate the measurements needed for the truck. Your UniMovers will ensure to pack your items to fit safely and neatly.

UniMovers is a labor-only moving company. We strive to be the best, affordable movers near you. With labor-only moving services people save an estimated 30-50% of what they would pay for a full service moving company. 

Typically, we supply lifting straps, ratchet straps, and tools to assemble and disassemble beds and other miscellaneous furniture upon request. To ensure we bring the tools and equipment needed, we ask that you make a note for any bulky items and any items that may require assembly in your inventory list. We do not provide moving blankets or a dolly. These items may be rented through your local moving truck rental company.

Not all locations are the same, some may have more or less equipment than stated here. We recommend reaching out to your local UniMovers location for more information.

After you submit a booking request, we will reach out to confirm everything with you. If your request seems off from what we expect, we might recommend getting more movers or for a longer amount of time. If your move takes longer than expected, we try our best to work around our schedule to finish your move. In these cases, it’s important to keep in mind, that we charge hourly.

In the simplest terms, a labor-only moving company does not provide trucks. Labor-only moving companies are becoming the new trend because they allow owners to open their company with little start-up cost and few licenses enabling them to have more competitive rates compared to their full-service adversaries. A recent study by found that labor-only moving services people save an estimated 30-50% of what they would pay for a full-service moving company.

Our movers are paid by the hour, but tips are always welcome based on how satisfied you are with our services. On average, customers tip 17.5% and movers keep 100% of the tips they earn! If you’d like to learn more, we recommend you check out this guide on tipping movers!

We do not charge a cancellation fee but if you need to cancel, please let us know 48 hours before the time of your scheduled move. Please note that last minute cancelations keep us from running our business and helping other people move.