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?
Many customers decide to move on their own, which includes packing, loading and driving a truck. This option allows you to choose how much help you need based on your preferences and budget.
Do you need assistance on how to pack and transport heavy items? Find out everything about packing and shipping large and heavy items.
How to Pack Heavy Items
In every moving contract, there is a disclaimer stating what the company will not transport. Most companies will not move cash, jewelry, personal valuable items, and collections.
What Movers Will Not Move
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 customer's responsibility to read and understand those policies.
Moving Company Policies