If you decide not to hire professionals and to move on your own, check out this post to find out more about self-moving and what you can do about it.
How much should you tip movers and helpers? Here is some general information on when and how to tip your movers.
How Much to Tip Movers
If you are hiring local movers you need to check if your state requires a license from moving companies, and if yes then verify that company has one. To find this information you should call or visit DOT's website.
Climate controlled storage units are more expensive than regular storage. So it is essential to determine whether you really need a climate controlled or an outdoor unit.
Climate Control or Conventional Storage
An important thing to consider when moving to another home is whether your property is covered against damages. Will your renter's insurance cover or repair damages caused by a moving company?
Does Renters Insurance Cover Moving?