Generally, there are three alternatives to consider when it comes to a residential move. They are; hiring a professional mover, renting a moving truck and doing everything yourself or moving containers.
PODS Units and Rental Trucks
One of the best ways to save on a move is to get rid of unwanted items before help arrives. Local moving companies and helpers primarily charge by the hour. So why pay more to move unwanted furniture from one home to another.
Sell Your Junk and Save On a Move
Watch for hidden fees when renting a truck. Things such as mileage, gas, insurance, a late return can add extra unnecessary fees to your final bill.
Hidden Truck Rental Fees
Packing fragile goods for moving is a time consuming, but required process. The proper packing is the difference between your breakables arriving at the new home in one piece or in hundreds of small pieces.
Packing Fragile Items
If you are considering hiring professional movers or helpers, why not take the time to create a budget. You don't need to be a genius in order to create a budget, take the time to go over the expenses that need to be covered.
Creating a Moving Budget