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
A long distance move is considered a move that is greater than 100 miles from the origin or crosses a state line. Discover how to move safely and efficiently.
Long Distance Movers
An important thing to consider when moving to another home is whether your property is covered against damages. Will your renter's insurance cover or repair damages caused by a moving company?
Does Renters Insurance Cover Moving?
Some moving companies may offer a flat rate for their packing and moving services. But in general, the total amount of local moves is calculated based on the number of movers and hours worked.
Cost of a Local Move
Moving yourself is the most cost effective way to move. The following post includes information on how to estimate the price of the DIY move.
The Cost of Moving Yourself