No matter how well you are prepared for a move, damages to property and household items happen. Proper documentation is very crucial when trying to file a complaint for damaged items caused by a moving company.
Filing Claims for Damages
Relocating artwork and antiques is a very delicate job as any item is a costly investment. We recommend hiring professional movers to transport those items. However, if you are short on cash and do not mind the extra work, learn how to pack and move them yourself.
Moving Antiques and Artwork
10 things you should not say or do when hiring a moving company. This is a comical guide, but it has a lot of great information.
What Not To Do When Moving
Renting a truck or storage container and hiring a moving labor service is another way to save money. It is a little more complicated since it involves hiring movers or a couple of strong men to load and unload your belongings. But often it is less expensive than hiring a full service moving company.
Moving Labor Services
The question of whether people should tip household movers. As in most service industries, it became customary to tip moving men. Another issue is how much to tip.
How Much to Tip Movers