Generally, there are three alternatives to consider when it comes to a residential move. They are; hiring a professional mover, renting a moving truck and doing everything yourself or moving containers.
PODS Units and Rental Trucks
If you decide not to hire professionals and to move yourself, check out this post to find out more about self moving and what you can do about it.
When you start planning a move, it is a good idea to learn about all available options. This guide will help you decide which local move option is right for you.
Options for a Local Move
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.
It is never too soon to start preparing for your move. Avoid last minute stress by creating a to-do list of things you need to get done during the weeks prior to moving day.