Unlike cross country moves, local moving and packing services are charged by the hour. Charges are based on the number movers and time they spend to move your household goods.
Cost of a Local Move
Moving containers are not cheap, but they make long distance moves so much affordable. It's a pretty simple and smooth: company drops off the container and you handle the moving labor.
Portable Storage Containers
When you are hiring a moving company, make sure to check what their policy is on non-transportable items. This guide lists examples of items that movers cannot transport.
What Movers Will Not Move
When moving there are so many things need to be done and one of them is to change your mailing address. You need to contact utility companies, banks, set up mail forwarding with the post office. Here is an article prepared by Movers Corp which will help you in this task.
Changing Your Address
Proper packing is one of the most important tasks that can save time, money, and prevent damage. These packing tips will give you a general idea how to pack your home.