Some moving companies may offer a flat rate for their packing and moving services. But in general, the total amount of local moves is calculated based on the number of movers and hours worked.
Cost of a Local Move
When the moving company leaves your property, the most stressful part of the moving process is completed. However, there are still some important things that you have to do after movers leave.
After You Moved In
Usually the kitchen is the most time consuming room to pack, it is always more than you expect. It's better to have more boxes and packing supplies than you need so you don't run out when packing.
Packing Your Kitchen
It is important to know which items you can't pack and move with you. There are some goods that require special packing and handling, items that residential movers will not move if they are not properly packed. There are strict rules and regulations that govern to help ensure safety.
What Not To Pack
Besides hiring a full service moving company and helpers there are two other options: PODS units and moving trucks. Here are a few tips that will help you make a decision between moving containers and moving trucks.
PODS Units and Rental Trucks