If you are planning on Do It Yourself moving, consider hiring professionals on both ends to help you with loading and unloading of your rental truck.
Moving Labor Services
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?
We write a lot of how-to guides that show you what to do and how to prepare for a move. And here is a hilarious guide to what not to do when hiring movers.
What Not To Do When Moving
There are slow times and peak times in the moving industry. Moving rates may vary depending on the season and the day of the week. The following article will outline the pros and cons of when to schedule a move.
When to Schedule a Move
Before you rent a moving truck, calculate the weight of your belongings or how many rooms you have to move. For a general idea of what size of truck you will need, you may use the guide most truck rental companies use.
How to Choose a Right Size Truck