The following guide describes moving costs that may not be obvious to someone when moving on their own or with help of friends. Find out what it would cost you if you move yourself.
The Cost of Moving Yourself
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
Renting a moving truck is one of the popular ways to move a small household. It's cheaper than hiring movers or helpers, but it requires you to load and unload your possessions. Here are some tips on how to load a rental truck.
Loading a Moving Truck
If you are moving yourself then most likely you are going to rent a moving truck. Just like everything else, moving trucks come in different shapes and sizes. So the first question that comes to mind is, "What size moving truck should I rent?"
How to Choose a Right Size Truck
Relocating artwork and antiques is a very delicate job as any item is a costly investment. We recommend hiring professional movers to transport those items. However, if you are short on cash and do not mind the extra work, learn how to pack and move them yourself.
Moving Antiques and Artwork