Make sure to read "Your Rights and Responsibilities When You Move" before hiring a professional moving company or helpers. It can save you from making costly mistakes and being scammed.
Moving Rights and Responsibilities
Most local moving companies and helpers charge for their moving services based on hourly rates. By knowing this, you can do as much as you can to cut down on the time.
Tips for Moving at an Hourly Rate
Moving household appliances is a special project of a move. They are bulky and heavy, you can't pack them in a box, or simply unplug and carry onto a moving truck. Most likely you’ll need to hire a professional moving service to get the job done.
Storage and moving containers are a great option for temporary extra storage or out of state moves. If you decided to rent one, check out this guide for loading and packing a mobile container.
How to Pack a Container
Whether you are moving across the state or across the hall, you will need to pack your living and family rooms. Here is a step by step guide on how to pack those two rooms.
Packing Living and Family Rooms