So you've hired a local company at an hourly rate, but don't know how to keep the final costs down. Generally, helpers and movers charge by the hour. The main factor is to be as prepared as possible before your contracted crew arrives.
Tips for Moving at an Hourly Rate
The IRS has very strict rules regarding who can deduct moving expenses from their taxes. To be eligible, you must meet three requirements.
Deduct Moving Expenses
Cheap moving rates are not the only factor you should consider when hiring local movers or helpers to load and unload your truck. You should read reviews to determine which moving company is the best for you and you should also write a review to help others to have a better moving experience.
Having nice weather on your move day is a huge bonus, however, that's not the case all the time. Here are some things you can do to protect your possessions on a rainy day.
Moving On a Rainy Day
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