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 the high price you can consider packing and moving them yourself.
Moving Antiques and Artwork
If you are moving in a rental truck or container, check with your city if you need a parking permit when you arrive at destination place. Regulations differ from city to city so it is important to check the requirements for the particular city.
Parking Permit for a Moving Truck
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
If you are planning to move, make sure to estimate how much your items are worth. Go one by one through everything and create an inventory list. By knowing the value of your items you will be able to protect yourself from damages.
Estimate the Value of Your Items
We have created a checklist of the most common moving do's and don'ts to help you stay on right track.
Moving Dos and Don'ts