If you're planning to move and have a tight budget, one of the ways to save on your moving costs is to do it yourself. Most of the times a do-it-yourself move is definitely less expensive than hiring full-service movers or helpers. But don't underestimate how much work and how much money it entails.
Do It Yourself Moves
Usually the kitchen is the most time consuming room to pack, it is always more than you expect. It's better to have more boxes and packing supplies than you need so you don't run out when packing.
Packing Your Kitchen
We write a lot of how-to guides that show you what to do and how to prepare for a move. And here is a hilarious guide to what not to do when hiring movers.
What Not To Do When Moving
While packing and relocating, many people usually concentrate on what needs to be done in a new home and forget protecting their furniture. Don't think that nothing will happen to your furniture, damages do happen. Learn how to take care of your household items during a move.
Packing and Protecting Furniture
Good way to contribute to saving the earth is by recycling old moving boxes. Recycling is the easiest way for one to do his part in helping the environment.
Using Recycled Boxes