Most local moving companies and helpers charge for their moving services based on hourly rates. By knowing this, you can do as much as you can to cut down on the time.
Tips for Moving at an Hourly Rate
Do you know that small jobs are not at all cheaper than moving big and heavy items? It's because local companies charge for a minimum number of hours or minimum cubic feet.
How to Move Small Loads
MoversCorp.com provides tips on how to move a gun safe by yourself. Please remember, if you have never done it before, there is a possibility that moving a gun safe may cause harm. We strongly encourage you to hire professional movers.
How to Move a Gun Safe
If you are hiring professionals or helpers, it is a good idea to dispose of any unwanted furniture or household items before the move. Transportation cost of some items may exceed their value.
Sell Your Junk and Save On a Move
There are many ways to save on a move, and doing it yourself is one way to keep cash in your pocket. However, there are times that you need to hire pros to take care of your possessions.
When Not To Move Yourself
Climate controlled units are more expensive than standard units. You should ask yourself whether you need a climate control unit and it usually depends on the climate and what you are storing.
Do You Need a Climate Controlled Storage?
A US DOT Number is assigned by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration for commercial vehicles that have a gross combined weight over 10,000 lbs. US DOT number must be displayed prominently on every moving truck.
What is a US DOT Number?