If you’re a single mother, you already know that both raising kids and planning a move is not an easy job. This guide will help you to organize the practicalities before a move.
How To Move As a Single Mother
Prior loading a truck, it is necessary to follow a safety procedure to prevent injury to self and to property. There are certain items that you are not allowed to put into a rental moving truck.
What You Should Not Put in a Moving Truck
Here is what you should and should not do before, during, and after the move.
Moving Dos and Don'ts
Hiring local day labor is another option to move. They might offer you flat or lower hourly rates, but there are plenty of scam artists out there. Therefore rather than taking the risk of dealing with day laborers that have not much of a track record, it is far better to hire professional movers that have been in the business for years. Another important factor to consider is their reviews.
Professional Movers vs Day Laborers
Computers are valuable and also very delicate items. Whether you hire professionals or move yourself, it is important to be extremely careful when packing a computer. Here are few tips on how to prepare a computer.
How to Pack a Computer
In every moving contract, there is a disclaimer stating what the company will not transport. Most companies will not move cash, jewelry, personal valuable items, and collections.
What Movers Will Not Move
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