So you've hired a local company at an hourly rate, but don't know how to keep the final costs down. Generally, helpers and movers charge by the hour. The main factor is to be as prepared as possible before your contracted crew arrives.
Tips for Moving at an Hourly Rate
No matter how small your move is, with many moving companies you have to pay their minimum cost which could be a high amount in comparison with your small load.
How to Move Small Loads
When it comes to long distance moves, one of the main decisions to make is whether to use a rental truck like Penske and U-Haul or to rent a moving container, like PODS unit.
PODS Units and Rental Trucks
Every home and apartment is different, but one question everyone asks is "How many boxes do I need for my move?" The following guide will help you to estimate how many boxes you will need for a move.
How Many Moving Boxes You Need
The moving containers get extremely hot in the summer time, therefore there are certain items that aren't allowed to be shipped in these containers. Here is the list of non-allowed household items.
Non-Allowable Items in Moving Containers