The final cost shouldn't be the only reason on which you hire a mover or a helper. Asking the right questions and reading reviews from past customers will help you narrow down your options and find dependable and professional service.
Questions for Movers
Moving artwork and antiques requires professionals who have necessary knowledge and equipment to handle delicate pieces. We do not recommend to cut corners or hire a company that is not specialized in delicate items. However if the items are not of high price you can consider packing and moving them yourself.
Moving Antiques and Artwork
Antiques are among the most delicate and easily damaged goods in our homes, they require special packaging and handling when being moved. It is recommended to use the services of professional movers that are specialized in antiques.
Large and heavy furniture get easily damaged, they need to be accordingly handled before and during the move. Learn how to pack and protect furniture during move.
Packing and Protecting Furniture
Transporting a water bed is a more problematic task than a regular bed; the water must be drained and the frame disassembled. If you need to move your water bed read the following article.
How to Move a Water bed