So you've hired a local company at an hourly rate, but don't know how to keep the final costs down. Generally, helpers and movers charge by the hour. The main factor is to be as prepared as possible before your contracted crew arrives.
Tips for Moving at an Hourly Rate
While moving yourself, you have to be extra careful of what you put into your rental truck. There are things such as flammable, perishable or chemically unstable items that you may not be allowed to take with you.
What You Should Not Put in a Moving Truck
Do you know that small jobs are not at all cheaper than moving big and heavy items? It's because local companies charge for minimum number of hours or minimum cubic feet.
How to Move Small Loads
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
Moving to a new home may affect each child differently. Talk with your children, share your thoughts about your move as soon as the moving date is known.
Moving With Kids