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.
Whether it's a local or long distance move, it is your sole responsibility to transport your pets. Moving companies and labor helpers will not transport anything living.
Moving With Pets
Many people think if the mover's insurance does not cover damages during the move, then their homeowner’s insurance will cover the damages to property and other losses. However, this is not always the case.
Does Renters Insurance Cover Moving?
Whether you are moving across the state or across the hall, you will need to pack your living and family rooms. Here is a step by step guide on how to pack those two rooms.
Packing Living and Family Rooms
One thing about moving a home is you never know how long it will take movers to pack and move your belongings. However, you can keep your costs down if you are prepared for a move, because local services are charged by the hour.
Tips for Moving at an Hourly Rate