One thing about moving a home is you never know how long it will take movers to pack and move your belongings. However, you can keep your costs down if you are prepared for a move, because local services are charged by the hour.
Tips for Moving at an Hourly Rate
When planning what to pack and ship in a moving container, consider that the companies provide trailers or containers have restrictions on what they will allow to put in a container.
Non-Allowable Items in Moving Containers
Before your move it's valuable to know particularly what you are taking with you. Household goods can get lost or damaged, but if you know exactly what you have, your insurance should protect against loss and damage.
Whether you are moving across the state or across the hall, you will need to pack your living and family rooms. Here is a step by step guide on how to pack those two rooms.
Packing Living and Family Rooms
If you are hiring a moving company to move your belongings, you will want to make sure that your home is ready for the moving crew arrival. Follow this guide to prepare your home for a moving day.
Preparing for Your Mover