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.
Improper packing of glassware may cause a breakage and damage during transportation. It is crucial to have right packing materials and boxes when dealing with fragile items.
How to Pack Dishes and Glassware
Storage and moving containers are a great option for temporary extra storage or out of state moves. If you decided to rent one, check out this guide for loading and packing a mobile container.
How to Pack a Container
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.
Hilarious guide to protect and prepare your furniture for a move. Go head and have a little fun, but don't take the jokes too far.
How To Protect Furniture When Moving