Sometimes circumstances force you to move with less than ideal notice or preparation. There are still plenty of things you can do to ensure successful and stress-free move.
Short Notice Move
We write a lot of how-to guides that show you what to do and how to prepare for a move. And here is a hilarious guide to what not to do when hiring movers.
What Not To Do When Moving
Guide to protecting walls, wood floors and carpet during a move. Try out these tips when moving furniture and appliances.
How to Protect Carpets, Floors and Walls
If you are hiring local movers you need to check if your state requires a license from moving companies, and if yes then verify that company has one. To find this information you should call or visit DOT's website.
Moving household appliances is a big job. Before you start, be sure you are aware of the work involved, there are steps you will need to take before the movers arrive to your home. Keep in mind some moving companies and helpers will not be responsible for disconnection of appliances.