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
When it is a time to move, you are not stuck with one option only. There are a few options to choose from, find out which option is right for you.
Options for a Local Move
You should always protect your belongings when moving. But at the same time, you need to protect your property. Moving appliances and large furniture can cause damages to wood floors, carpet, and walls.
How to Protect Carpets, Floors, and Walls
It's always exciting to move into your first apartment or home, but how to handle and organize the move? Here is an article that will help to make the first move as easy as possible.
First Time Moving Tips
You should start planning for the transfer of your pet, as well as for your household belongings, as soon as you know you are going to move. Keep in mind that local helpers and moving companies are not allowed to move pets.
Moving With Pets
Military families find themselves moving to a new city all around the world every 2 or 3 years. That is why we put together this Permanent Change of Station (PCS) guide for you.
Moving Guide for Military Families
If you're planning to move and have a tight budget, one of the ways to save on your moving costs is to do it yourself. Most of the times a do-it-yourself move is definitely less expensive than hiring full-service movers or helpers. But don't underestimate how much work and how much money it entails.
Do It Yourself Moves