Local moving companies provide quotes based on the hourly rate and some quote a flat rate based on a size of your move. These types of moving quotes are reasonable, but it also depends on a few variables.
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The movers are capable of disassembling and reassembling certain furniture prior to moving. So the question is whether to take everything apart yourself or let your moving company take care of it.
Plasma and LCD TVs are items you need to take extra care, especially if you don't have the original box. Here are some tips on how to pack a flat screen TV to avoid a damage during a move.
How to Pack a Plasma or LCD TV
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?
If you are planning to move, make sure to estimate how much your items are worth. Go one by one through everything and create an inventory list. By knowing the value of your items you will be able to protect yourself from damages.
Estimate the Value of Your Items