Of course you want to know upfront how much your move will cost. Local moving companies may charge different rates, however there are some factors that affect the cost variances.
Moving Estimate for a Local Move
Local moving costs are charged by the hour and by the number of movers. And the moving time depends on the size of the household that need to be moved.
Cost of a Local Move
When packing any electronic equipment, refer to the owners manual first for moving instructions. It is recommended to use the original boxes they came in, but you can also purchase specialty boxes from your local movers.
How to Pack Electronic Equipment
Packing fragile goods can be one of the most challenging parts of moving task. However, if you pack your fragile items properly, you can ensure they arrive to your home safely without any damages.
Packing Fragile Items
Not everything in your household should be packed up in boxes. There are some items are not allowed to be transported because of state rules and regulations.
What Not To Pack
Prior loading a truck, it is necessary to follow safety procedure to prevent injury to self and to property. There are certain items that you are not allowed to put into a rental moving truck.
What You Should Not Put in a Moving Truck
How to avoid injuries to yourself and others while moving yourself. Guide to moving large pieces of furniture the safe way.
How to Safely Move Furniture
If you decide not to hire professionals and to move yourself, check out this post to find out more about self moving and what you can do about it.