A good place to start saving on a move is by cutting back on moving boxes and packing supplies. There are many ways to get free used boxes and one of them is people that have recently moved.
Free Moving Boxes
When you are hiring a moving company, make sure to check what their policy is on non-transportable items. This guide lists examples of items that movers cannot transport.
What Movers Will Not Move
Here are some packing tips via images. Find out what items should not be packed and shipped.
What Not To Pack - Infographic
The main problem when transporting liquor and wine is the potential for broken glass. Please note: transportation of liquor and alcoholic beverages vary from one company to another and also by your state law.
How to Pack and Transport Liquor
Household plants just like our fragile items need special attention when you move. For liability purposes, some movers will not load your plants on a moving van. It is recommended to move plants to your new residence in your car.