If you are planning to move, make sure to estimate how much your items are worth. Go one by one through everything and create an inventory list. By knowing the value of your items you will be able to protect yourself from damages.
Estimate the Value of Your Items
Large and heavy furniture get easily damaged, they need to be accordingly handled before and during the move. Learn how to pack and protect furniture during the move.
Packing and Protecting Furniture
If you are moving on your own, you will most likely need a moving truck or trailer. This guide will help you to determine the cost of renting a moving truck since there are other additional expenses.
How Much Does It Cost to Rent a Truck
Before your move, it's valuable to know particularly what you are taking with you. Household goods can get lost or damaged, but if you know exactly what you have, your insurance should protect against loss and damage.
If you need to leave some of your belongings behind, then you should know the proper way to dispose of them. Here is a guide to how to dispose of your unwanted items.
How to Dispose of Appliances and Electronics
Do you know that small jobs are not at all cheaper than moving big and heavy items? It's because local companies charge for a minimum number of hours or minimum cubic feet.
How to Move Small Loads