If you're planning to move and have a tight budget, one of the ways to save on your moving costs is to do it yourself. Most of the times a do-it-yourself move is definitely less expensive than hiring full-service movers or helpers. But don't underestimate how much work and how much money it entails.
Do It Yourself Moves
When you are hiring a moving company, make sure to check what their policy is on non-transportable items. This guide lists examples of items that movers cannot transport.
What Movers Will Not Move
There are different types of boxes and packing supplies are designed for household moves. Find out more about boxes and materials once you are ready to move.
Type of Moving Boxes
Moving artwork and antiques requires professionals who have necessary knowledge and equipment to handle delicate pieces. We do not recommend to cut corners or hire a company that is not specialized in delicate items. However if the items are not of high price you can consider packing and moving them yourself.
Moving Antiques and Artwork
There are regulations regarding the transportation of liquor and alcoholic beverages. The policies vary from one mover to another and also be dependent upon the laws in your state.
How to Pack and Transport Liquor