Some moving companies may offer a flat rate for their packing and moving services. But in general, the total amount of local moves is calculated based on the number of movers and hours worked.
Cost of a Local Move
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
Household plants just like our fragile items need special attention when you move. For liability purposes, some movers will not load your plants on a moving van. It is recommended to move plants to your new residence in your car.
Military families find themselves moving to a new city all around the world every 2 or 3 years. That is why we put together this Permanent Change of Station (PCS) guide for you.
Moving Guide for Military Families
When people try to save on their moves, they often pack their belongings in used boxes. There are many places where you can get used boxes for free.
Using Recycled Boxes
The movers are capable of disassembling and reassembling certain furniture prior to moving. So the question is whether to take everything apart yourself or let your moving company take care of it.