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
Moving can be a simple and quick task if you start planning in advance. Here are some general tips on how to organize and prepare for a move.
General Moving Tips
Unlike cross country moves, local moving and packing services are charged by the hour. Charges are based on the number movers and time they spend to move your household goods.
Cost of a Local Move
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
It is very important to change mailing address at your local post office before the moving day. It helps to ensure that your mail is sent to your new address.
Changing Your Address
State agencies are responsible for enforcement and making sure that moving companies are properly certified and follow the regulations. Regulations may vary from state to state and some states' regulations are more strict than others.
Moving Company Regulators
What expenses come with moving a home? Here are just some of the expenses that you need to keep in mind when relocating.
Moving Expenses Via Images
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