Proper packing is one of the most important tasks that can save time, money and prevent damage. These packing tips will give you a general idea how to pack your home.
Before hiring a local mover or helper, you should know what services they offer. Most companies have policies that they follow and it is the customers responsibility to read and understand those policies.
Moving Company Policies
Whether you are relocating locally or out of state, you have several moving service choices. While full service movers, labor helpers and do-it-yourself are the preferred options for local moves, self-service has become very popular for cross country moves.
Types of Moves
It is important to know which items you can't pack and move with you. There are some goods that require special packing and handling, items that residential movers will not move if they are not properly packed. There are strict rules and regulations that govern to help ensure safety.
What Not To Pack
Your moving company's representative will tell you that you don't have to tip their movers, but it's up to you. It is customary to reward superior service at your discretion.
How Much to Tip Movers