Moving yourself is the most cost effective way to move. The following post includes information on how to estimate the price of DIY move.
The Cost of Moving Yourself
Generally, there are three alternatives to consider when it comes to a residential move. They are; hiring a professional mover, renting a moving truck and doing everything yourself or moving containers.
PODS Units and Rental Trucks
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.
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?
Grandfather clocks are very sensitive and require special set up to be moved. It is possible to move it yourself, but it’s usually worth contracting experienced movers who know how to handle a grandfather clock the right way.
How to Move a Grandfather Clock
If you are moving on a rainy day, you may feel nervous and that's completely understandable. Here are some tips on how to protect your property and stay safe.
Moving On a Rainy Day
If you are renting a moving container to ship your possessions, you should receive a list from a company of non-allowable items. Find out what you can not put in a moving container.
Non-Allowable Items in Moving Containers
When you are hiring a mover it doesn't necessarily mean every single item in your household will be fully insured. Find out what mover will and will not cover during a move.
What Movers Will and Will Not Cover