There are many services listed on local classified sites. However, don't be mistaken to assume that these are all legit companies. Some of them are not licensed and operate without proper requirements.
How To Avoid Moving Scams
Before you move, you need a moving estimate. Every relocation process is different and moving estimate depends on several factors such as the distance, number of rooms or bedrooms, insurance and etc.
Moving Estimate for a Local Move
Packing fragile goods for moving is a time consuming, but required process. The proper packing is the difference between your breakables arriving at the new home in one piece or in hundreds of small pieces.
Packing Fragile Items
When it comes to moving, there are many options available: do it yourself, movers, daily laborers, etc. The internet is also full of expensive and cheap movers. If you are going to hire a cheap company, don't take it at a face value and do your research.
If any of your items are damaged or lost during a move, it is your responsibility to document damages and file a claim. So, what is the process of reporting and filing a claim for damaged household goods?
Filing Claims for Damages