Safe packing and moving tips via images. From flammable items to perishable goods, learn about what not to pack when moving.
What Not To Pack - Infographic
The question of whether people should tip household movers. As in most service industries, it became customary to tip moving men. Another issue is how much to tip.
How Much to Tip Movers
Moving artwork and antiques requires professionals who have necessary knowledge and equipment to handle delicate pieces. We do not recommend to cut corners or hire a company that is not specialized in delicate items. However if the items are not of high price you can consider packing and moving them yourself.
Moving Antiques and Artwork
When planning what to pack and ship in a moving container, consider that the companies provide trailers or containers have restrictions on what they will allow to put in a container.
Non-Allowable Items in Moving Containers
Besides hiring a full service moving company and helpers there are two other options: PODS units and moving trucks. Here are a few tips that will help you make a decision between moving containers and moving trucks.
PODS Units and Rental Trucks