Moving large furniture and boxes is not fun, especially if you will be doing it yourself. First of all, make sure there will be enough friends or family to help and then follow this guide.
How to Safely Move Furniture
Unlike cross country moves, local moving and packing services are charged by the hour. Charges are based on the number movers and time they spend to to move your household goods.
Cost of a Local Move
Moving an upright piano is not an easy process. There is a risk to the piano, risk of injury to the movers and to the property. Pianos should only be moved by licensed and insured moving companies.
Moving a Piano
A US DOT Number is assigned by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration for commercial vehicles that have a gross combined weight over 10,000 lbs. US DOT number must be displayed prominently on every moving truck.
What is a US DOT Number?
Before hiring a company from Craigslist, it’s crucial to understand the risk. Service scams can be found everywhere and the Craigslist is no exception. However there are ways to identify professionals from the many fly-by-night companies.