Almost everyone has to move in their life and it is never an easy job. Putting together a budget is important for saving money on a move. A well-planned move can be quite cheap.
Creating a Moving Budget
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 customer's responsibility to read and understand those policies.
Moving Company Policies
An important thing to consider when moving to another home is whether your property is covered against damages. Will your renter's insurance cover or repair damages caused by a moving company?
Does Renters Insurance Cover Moving?
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
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