Besides hiring a full service moving company and helpers there are two other options: PODS units and moving trucks. Here are a few tips that will help you make a decision between moving containers and moving trucks.
PODS Units and Rental Trucks
In every moving contract, there is a disclaimer stating what the company will not transport. Most companies will not move cash, jewelry, personal valuable items, and collections.
What Movers Will Not Move
Moving on your own can save a big amount of money, but before you opt for it, take some time to go through the checklist. It explains important factors you should consider before you plan a self-move.
Renting a truck or storage container and hiring a moving labor service is another way to save money. It is a little more complicated since it involves hiring movers or a couple of strong men to load and unload your belongings. But often it is less expensive than hiring a full service moving company.
Moving Labor Services
Moving trucks come in different sizes. If you're looking to rent one, the following guide will help you to decide the type of truck and size you will need for your move.
Different Types of Moving Trucks