When you start planning a move, it is a good idea to learn about all available options. This guide will help you decide which local move option is right for you.
Options for a Local Move
When moving there are so many things need to be done and one of them is to change your mailing address. You need to contact utility companies, banks, set up mail forwarding with the post office. Here is an article prepared by Movers Corp which will help you in this task.
Changing Your Address
Who regulates local moving companies? Every state has its own regulators and requirements. Check out this table to find regulating agency in your state and their contact information.
Moving Company Regulators
Some cities require parking permits for street parking. If you don't have a private property access, check with your city if you need a parking permit for a truck or trailer.
Parking Permit for a Moving Truck
There are two types of companies: small local and large national companies. Which one should you hire? Here's a checklist of pros and cons for each.
Small Movers VS Big Companies