For most of the families relocating from one home to another seems like a difficult and stressful event, but with a little planning and a few of our tips, you will have a better experience than you could ever imagine.
General Moving Tips
Hiring local day labor is another option to move. They might offer you flat or lower hourly rates, but there are plenty of scam artists out there. Therefore rather than taking the risk of dealing with day laborers that have not much of a track record, it is far better to hire professional movers that have been in the business for years. Another important factor to consider is their reviews.
Professional Movers vs Day Laborers
How to check if the company that you want to hire has an appropriate license? If you are moving locally then you need check DOT license since most states require moving companies to obtain DOT number.
In every moving contract, there is a disclaimer stating what the company will not transport. Most companies will not move cash, jewelry, personal valuable items, and collections.
What Movers Will Not Move
Mobile moving containers are a great solution for cross country moves and short-term storage. Check out how to properly and efficiently pack and load a container by yourself.
How to Pack a Container