One thing about moving a home is you never know how long it will take movers to pack and move your belongings. However, you can keep your costs down if you are prepared for a move, because local services are charged by the hour.
Tips for Moving at an Hourly Rate
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
Moving trucks, boxes and supplies have the greatest impact on earth's natural resources. Here are a few green tips to help you be more useful and cut down on energy.
Green Moving Tips
Musical instruments are extremely fragile and extra attention must be used when transporting them. The moving cost is often higher than regular household items, but the cost of repairing can be even higher.
Packing and Moving Musical Instruments
You should always protect your belongings when moving. But at the same time you need to protect your property. Moving appliances and large furniture can cause damages to wood floors, carpet and walls.
How to Protect Carpets, Floors and Walls