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.
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
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
Here are some moving tips in pictures. An interesting guide on how to move yourself and stay in control.
DIY Moving Tips
If you are hiring a moving company to move your belongings, you will want to make sure that your home is ready for the moving crew arrival. Follow this guide to prepare your home for a moving day.
Preparing for Your Mover