It is very common for senior citizens to move to a smaller home or assisted living community. Some seniors have lived in the same home for their entire life and accumulated a lot of furniture. Here are some helpful tips on out how to assist seniors to move.
There are many ways to save on a move, and doing it yourself is one way to keep cash in your pocket. However, there are times that you need to hire pros to take care of your possessions.
When Not To Move Yourself
Saving money during your relocation is actually very easy, as long as you are organized and ready for the movers or helpers. You might be amazed at how the small changes can make a big impact in the long run.
How to Reduce Moving Expenses
Besides hiring a full service moving company and helpers there are two other options: PODS units and moving trucks. Here are a few tips that will help you make a decision between moving containers and moving trucks.
PODS Units and Rental Trucks
Rental moving trucks are measured by their overall length. They usually vary from 10 foot all the way up to 26 foot. So how do you decide what size truck is right for your home?
How to Choose a Right Size Truck
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