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Since 1888, Coakley Brothers has been Wisconsin’s trusted partner for moving households & businesses.

Customer Service & Client Experience have been the foundation of our company for 135 years. Our rich heritage guides us Forward!

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The Coakley Moving Advantage

Coakley Brothers has set a standard for excellence in our areas of focus; Moving, Logistics, Installation, Storage & Facilities Management since 1888.

We carry a mantra of “Good People doing Good Work.” Expecting nothing less than Diamond Class Service.

What sets our service organization apart from the rest is our people. Experienced, full time professionals that bring pride and care to the homes, businesses, hospitals and schools that we visit throughout our region and country each and every day. We ask for your trust with the confidence that we are about to embark on a long lasting partnership.


Locally Trusted Moving Services

Our Moving and Storage Services

Residential Moving

At Coakley Brothers, we realize that moving your home can be one of life’s most stressful experiences. Our experience lends us the unique ability to provide a different level of support than most during your time of change.  We have a proven process that we know will provide you the support you expect and deserve.

In 2022 we were once again recognized by Allied Van Lines as a Top Quality Performer and a finalist for Agent of the Year.

  • Local
  • Long-distance
  • International


National & International Moving

As an Allied agent, we’re connected to agents in 130 countries. Services offered:

  • Global moving capabilities
  • Online international shipment tracking


Commercial Moving and Installation Services

If your facility is underdoing a transformation, Coakley Brothers has a unique suite of services to support you from concept to completion.

Milwaukee businesses, healthcare institutions and schools have relied on our expertise since 1888 with the following service offerings;

  • Interior Design & Space Planning
  • New Office Furniture
  • Interior Buildouts & Tenant Improvement Work
  • Corporate, Education & Healthcare Moving
  • New Product Distribution
  • Facilities Management
  • Storage & Last Mile Services

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Storage & Warehouse Solutions

Coakley Brothers provides over 500 thousand square feet of safe, accessible, and economical storge space for your warehouse and distribution needs.

  • Household
    • In transit
    • Self-storage
  • Commercial (Warehousing)

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Ten Reasons To Use Coakley Brothers

  • Milwaukee’s Trusted Movers since 1888
  • Award-Winning Quality Service
  • Certified Professional Movers
  • Our Own Fleet of Trucks, and Vetted, Full-time Movers
  • Full-Service Moving and Storage (local or long distance)
  • Long-Distance Move Specialists – Top-rated Allied Van Lines Agent
  • Professional Packing and Unpacking
  • Climate-Controlled Storage
  • Free and Accurate Move Estimates (in-home and virtual options)
  • Competitive and Affordable Moving Rates

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We’re here to help and stay healthy

Coakley Brothers are taking a serious approach in our response to COVID-19

The health & safety of our customers, staff, and service providers are paramount in our actions to ensure that we can continue to provide timely and quality service while doing our part to stop the spread of the virus.

All of our employees are instructed to follow the guidelines listed by the CDC:

  • Wash your hands frequently with soap for at least 20 seconds
  • Use hand sanitizer with alcohol when soap is not available
  • Wear a mask to cover the nose and mouth and practice social distancing whenever possible
  • Stay home from work if sick or exhibiting any symptoms of COVID-19 or been in close proximity to anyone with the virus.


Dear Bill, I just wanted to let you know that the three guys that moved us today did a tremendous job!  Very professional, careful friendly, and hard working. We will be moving in the next year or two and when we buy a house and we will use your company and request the same crew.  Thanks again!

Mike Rein

Dear Mary, Antonio and Bob could not have been more helpful, willing and efficient. Thanks for excellent service that was in stark contrast to another local company, who moved another resident on the same day, which left her in tears with frustration. I hope I never have to move again but if I do, I will be hiring you!

Shirley Stone

Dear Kevin, We have moved six times in the last five years and your organization from start to finish is by far the best! I would definitely recommend you! Your crew was outstanding on both ends.

Tamie Hoy

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