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
So you've hired a local company at an hourly rate, but don't know how to keep the final costs down. Generally, helpers and movers charge by the hour. The main factor is to be as prepared as possible before your contracted crew arrives.
Tips for Moving at an Hourly Rate
There are two types of companies: small local and large national companies. Which one should you hire? Here's a checklist of pros and cons for each.
Small Movers VS Big Companies
Often when we plan for a move, we are so worried about large and expensive items that forget about little things. Your movers should know what to expect when they arrive at your home.
What You Should Tell Your Movers
There are regulations regarding the transportation of liquor and alcoholic beverages. The policies vary from one mover to another and also be dependent upon the laws in your state.
How to Pack and Transport Liquor