You have choices between hiring services from large or small companies. Knowing the advantages and disadvantages of different companies can help you to make a right decision.
Small Movers VS Big Companies
Moving is often a complex process, but for the first timers, it can be even more confusing. Here are useful and humorous tips for those experiencing the first-time move.
Funny First Time Moving Dos and Don'ts
The question of whether people should tip household movers. As in most service industries, it became customary to tip moving men. Another issue is how much to tip.
How Much to Tip Movers
Transporting a waterbed is a more problematic task than a regular bed; the water must be drained and the frame disassembled. If you need to move your waterbed read the following article.
How to Move a Waterbed
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