A good place to start saving on a move is by cutting back on moving boxes and packing supplies. There are many ways to get free used boxes and one of them is people that have recently moved.
Free Moving Boxes
There are many decisions to be made when you plan moving a household. And one of them is do it yourself or hire a professional moving company. Hiring residential movers and helpers has its benefits, so does doing it yourself.
Do It Yourself Moves
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
Not many people like packing for a move, especially fragile items. Often fragile items are packed by movers, but if you are planning to do it yourself, here are some helpful packing tips.
Packing Fragile Items
Plasma and LCD TVs are items you need to take extra care, especially if you don't have the original box. Here are some tips on how to pack a flat screen TV to avoid damages during a move.
How to Pack a Plasma or LCD TV