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
Before you move, you need a moving estimate. Every relocation process is different and moving estimate depends on several factors such as the distance, number of rooms or bedrooms, insurance and etc.
Moving Estimate for a Local Move
Almost all moving companies offer small scale assistance for local moves. The following is a simple guide on hiring a mover for small jobs.
How to Move Small Loads
Storage and moving containers are a great option for temporary extra storage or out of state moves. If you decided to rent one, check out this guide for loading and packing a mobile container.
How to Pack a Container
Make sure to read "Your Rights and Responsibilities When You Move" before hiring a professional moving company or helpers. It can save you from making costly mistakes and being scammed.
Moving Rights and Responsibilities