Local moving companies provide quotes based on the hourly rate and some quote a flat rate based on a size of your move. These types of moving quotes are reasonable, but it also depends on a few variables.
Moving yourself is the most cost effective way to move. The following post includes information on how to estimate the price of the DIY move.
The Cost of Moving Yourself
So if you are moving yourself you should know how to properly pack and load your rental truck. You can always hire helpers that can help you with loading and unloading. There are few tricks and loading tips on how to pack a truck the right and the most efficient way.
Loading a Moving Truck
Here is a definitive guide to dos and don'ts for the first time movers. Go through these comical tips and do the opposite.
Funny First Time Moving Dos and Don'ts
Learn valuable money saving tips for every aspect of your moving process, reduce your moving costs by following these simple money-saving suggestions.
How to Reduce Moving Expenses