Skyline and river in Austin, Texas

Moving to Texas With UniMovers

Texas? You Mean the Lone Star State!

Do you think Texas is all about cowboys and deserts? Or maybe you aren’t sure what Texas has to offer beyond its big reputation. It’s time to change that!

UniMovers is thrilled to call Austin, Round Rock, and the greater Texas region our home.

Texas is known for its friendly people, diverse culture, and vast landscapes. We’re confident you’ll find plenty of reasons to call this great state your home too!

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Moving to Texas

When you move to Texas, you become part of a state rich in history and full of opportunities. Known as the Lone Star State, Texas is famous for its warm hospitality, booming economy, and vibrant communities. Notable Texans include Willie Nelson, Beyoncé, Matthew McConaughey, Sandra Bullock, and George W. Bush.

Landscape & Weather

Texas is vast and varied, from its beautiful Gulf Coast beaches to the rugged terrain of the Hill Country, the plains of West Texas, and the pine forests of East Texas. The state enjoys a diverse climate, with hot summers, mild winters, and plenty of sunshine year-round.

Field of Texas bluebonnet

Big Cities in Texas

Texas boasts several major urban centers, each with its unique charm and attractions.

Austin: Known as the Live Music Capital of the World, Austin is famous for its vibrant music scene, tech industry, and the University of Texas.
Dallas: A major commercial and cultural hub, Dallas is home to several Fortune 500 companies, world-class museums, and the Dallas Cowboys.
Houston: The largest city in Texas, Houston is known for its energy industry, the Texas Medical Center, and NASA’s Johnson Space Center.
San Antonio: Famous for the Alamo and its rich colonial heritage, San Antonio also boasts the beautiful River Walk and a strong military presence.

Eastern Texas

Beautiful sunset in Texas

Eastern Texas is rich with pine forests and historical sites. Explore the historic town of Nacogdoches, visit the Texas Forestry Museum in Lufkin, or enjoy the natural beauty of Caddo Lake.

Central Texas

Central Texas, home to the state capital Austin, is known for its rolling hills, wineries, and vibrant music scene. Don’t miss the Texas State Capitol, the Bullock Texas State History Museum, and the Lady Bird Lake Hike-and-Bike Trail.

Western Texas

Western Texas offers stunning desert landscapes and outdoor adventures. Visit Big Bend National Park, explore the Guadalupe Mountains, and discover the art scene in Marfa.

Northern Texas

Northern Texas is a blend of modern cities and charming small towns. Explore the cultural offerings of Dallas and Fort Worth, or take a trip to the historic Stockyards in Fort Worth to experience a taste of the Old West.

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What's So Great About Texas?

Two green cactus plants in Texas

There’s so much to do and see in Texas, more than meets the eye!

We know Texas might not be everyone’s first choice, but we’re confident you’ll fall in love with it.

Texas truly is home to some of the friendliest people you’ll ever meet. If you’ve never experienced “Southern Hospitality,” get ready for a warm welcome.

We’re not just neighbors; we’re friends and even family.

Western Texas: Hike in Big Bend National Park, explore the Guadalupe Mountains, and experience the art in Marfa.
Central Texas: Visit the Texas State Capitol, enjoy live music in Austin, and tour the wineries in the Hill Country.
Eastern Texas: Explore Caddo Lake, visit the historic towns of Nacogdoches and Jefferson, and discover the beauty of the Piney Woods.
Northern Texas: Check out the cultural district of Dallas, experience the Fort Worth Stockyards, and explore the Red River Valley.

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Graphic of nearby travel destinations for Texans

Another great thing about Texas is its proximity to many exciting travel destinations. Depending on where you are in Texas, some of these destinations could be within or just a few hours away.

  • New Orleans, LA
  • Santa Fe, NM
  • Albuquerque, NM
  • Oklahoma City, OK
  • Little Rock, AR
  • Shreveport, LA

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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. We encourage you to check out SpotCrime’s interactive map for Texas.

We Love It Here, So We Write About It... A Lot.

Frequently Asked Questions

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.