The U.S. Postal Service has made changing your mailing address and having your mail forwarded easier. All you have to do is visit their website and submit the change of address form.
Changing Your Address
Moving yourself or hire professional help? This is the question that everyone is asking before the move. And like most decisions, the answer is different for everyone depending on numerous factors such as moving budget, busy schedules and difficulty of the move.
Moving Yourself VS Hiring Movers
While moving yourself, you have to be extra careful of what you put into your rental truck. There are things such as flammable, perishable or chemically unstable items that you may not be allowed to take with you.
What You Should Not Put in a Moving Truck
There are different causes why people moving from one city to another. Whatever the cause is for the moving, you have to make sure that you are ready and prepared for the moving day.
Moving and Packing Tips
Plasma and LCD TVs are expensive and require extra care and preparation when moving. Learn the best way to pack and move a large screen TV.
How to Pack a Plasma or LCD TV
Moving artwork and antiques requires professionals who have necessary knowledge and equipment to handle delicate pieces. We do not recommend to cut corners or hire a company that is not specialized in delicate items. However if the items are not of high price you can consider packing and moving them yourself.
Moving Antiques and Artwork
Hidden moving charges are always a big concern. Learn how to avoid those hidden charges to your final bill by finding out what hidden charges can be added when hiring a professional mover or a helper.
Some cities require parking permits for street parking. If you don't have a private property access, check with your city if you need a parking permit for a moving truck or trailer.
Parking Permit for a Moving Truck
Find out more about your rights and responsibilities when you hire a moving company or a moving labor, FMCSA provides consumers with information that can be used while moving.
Moving Rights and Responsibilities
Besides hiring a full service moving company and helpers there are two other options: PODS units and moving trucks. Here are a few tips that will help you make a decision between moving containers and moving trucks.
PODS Units and Rental Trucks