The USDOT number is required under the FMCSA regulation for Commercial Motor Vehicles that operate interstate. It allows Federal and State Agencies to track company's information.
What is a US DOT Number?
There are many cheap service providers out there, but one thing you have to remember is that moving is never a gamble. These cheap companies can save you money, but before hiring one make sure they meet your and State requirements.
While moving yourself, you have to be extra careful of what you put into your rental truck. There are things such as flammable, perishable or chemically unstable items that you may not be allowed to take with you.
What You Should Not Put in a Moving Truck
A few humorous tips to help you organize a move. Find out what you should not pack when planning a move.
What Not To Pack - Infographic
You should always protect your belongings when moving. But at the same time you need to protect your property. Moving appliances and large furniture can cause damages to wood floors, carpet and walls.
How to Protect Carpets, Floors and Walls