State agencies are responsible for enforcement and making sure that moving companies are properly certified and follow the regulations. Regulations may vary from state to state and some states' regulations are more strict than others.
Moving Company Regulators
Your moving company's representative will tell you that you don't have to tip their movers, but it's up to you. It is customary to reward superior service at your discretion.
How Much to Tip Movers
Checking reviews is a very helpful tool in selecting a moving company. Reviews are one of the best ways to see the quality of movers. Look for outside reviews as well as licenses or certificates.
Storage and moving containers are a great option for temporary extra storage or out of state moves. If you decided to rent one, check out this guide for loading and packing a mobile container.
How to Pack a Container
A long distance move is considered a move that is greater than 100 miles from the origin or crosses a state line. Discover how to move safely and efficiently.
Long Distance Movers