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 customers responsibility to read and understand those policies.
Moving Company Policies
Instead of hiring a full service company you may load your possessions into a moving container or trailer, and have a transportation company deliver your items.
You Load We Drive Service
Some moving companies will not load plants on a moving truck. Plants are too easy to damage. You should prepare and move plants to your new location yourself.
Mobile moving containers are a great solution for cross country moves and storage. Check out how to properly and efficiently pack and load a container by yourself.
How to Pack a Container
No matter how small your move is, with many moving companies you have to pay their minimum cost which could be a high amount in comparison with your small load.
How to Move Small Loads