Many people think if the mover's insurance does not cover damages during the move, then their homeowner’s insurance will cover the damages to property and other losses. However, this is not always the case.
Does Renters Insurance Cover Moving?
If you are moving in a rental truck or container, check with your city if you need a parking permit when you arrive to destination place. Regulations differ from city to city so it is important to check the requirements for the particular city.
Parking Permit for a Moving Truck
Usually the kitchen is the most time consuming room to pack, it is always more than you expect. It's better to have more boxes and packing supplies than you need so you don't run out when packing.
Packing Your Kitchen
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
Your household possessions can be damaged while moving from one place to another. Professional companies are required to provide basic insurance for household goods, however, considering additional insurance coverage might be a good idea.