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
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
Local movers usually charge by the hour or offer flat rate price for their services. This guide describes advantages and disadvantages of using flat rate service.
Flat Rate Movers
Moving is never a fun time for children, especially for the younger kids. The kids have a lot of questions to ask, so make it a family time to provide their answers in an honest fashion.
Moving With Kids
Watch for hidden fees when renting a truck. Things such as mileage, gas, insurance, late return can add extra unnecessary fees to your final bill.
Hidden Truck Rental Fees