Renting a truck or storage container and hiring a moving labor service is another way to save money. It is a little more complicated since it involves hiring movers or a couple of strong men to load and unload your belongings. But often it is less expensive than hiring a full service moving company.
Moving Labor Services
The following guide describes moving costs that may not be obvious to someone when moving on their own or with help of friends. Find out what it would cost you if you move yourself.
The Cost of Moving Yourself
In every moving contract there is a disclaimer stating what the company will not transport. Most companies will not move cash, jewelry, personal valuable items and collections.
What Movers Will Not Move
There are slow times and peak times in the moving industry. Moving rates may vary depending on the season and the day of the week. The following article will outline the pros and cons of when to schedule a move.
When to Schedule a Move
One of the biggest challenges of any move is safely packing and transporting glassware such as cups, dishes, bowls and etc. These items are very fragile and can easily break during a move.
How to Pack Dishes and Glassware