Moving yourself in a rental truck can save you money. However, a wrong size truck could cost you even more. Guide to how to rent a right moving truck for the DIY move.
Different Types of Moving Trucks
Rental moving trucks are measured by their overall length. They usually vary from 10 foot all the way up to 26 foot. So how do you decide what size truck is right for your home?
How to Choose a Right Size Truck
Packing fragile goods for moving is a time consuming, but required process. The proper packing is the difference between your breakables arriving at the new home in one piece or in hundreds of small pieces.
Packing Fragile Items
Residential movers and labor helpers provide a wide range of services including packing, unpacking, furniture disassembly, loading and unloading of large trucks and etc. There are important questions that need to be asked before choosing a right option.
Questions for Movers
Climate controlled storage units are more expensive than regular storage. So it is essential to determine whether you really need a climate controlled or an outdoor unit.
Climate Control or Conventional Storage
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