How to Book a Mover
You have rented a self storage unit and now want to pack it yourself. In this post we provide tips on how to pack and load a storage unit to avoid damages and get the best out of it.
How To Pack a Storage Unit
No matter what you need to pack, boxes come in all different shapes and sizes to help guarantee safe and efficient transportation. Get information on the different types of boxes.
Type of Moving Boxes
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.
A US DOT Number is assigned by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration for commercial vehicles that have a gross combined weight over 10,000 lbs. US DOT number must be displayed prominently on every moving truck.
What is a US DOT Number?
Out of state moves are one of those things that seem easy enough in theory, but when you get down to the details there is actually a lot more to it then just packing belongings and hiring movers.
Out of State Moves
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
If you relocate to a new home because you began a new career or changed your job location, you may be eligible to deduct your relocation expenses from your taxes. Find out if you are eligible for it.
Deduct Moving Expenses
Moving artwork and antiques requires professionals who have necessary knowledge and equipment to handle delicate pieces. We do not recommend to cut corners or hire a company that is not specialized in delicate items. However if the items are not of high price you can consider packing and moving them yourself.
Moving Antiques and Artwork