One thing about moving a home is you never know how long it will take movers to pack and move your belongings. However, you can keep your costs down if you are prepared for a move, because local services are charged by the hour.
Tips for Moving at an Hourly Rate
Before hiring a local mover or helper, you should know what services they offer. Most companies have policies that they follow and it is the customers responsibility to read and understand those policies.
Moving Company Policies
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
Self storage units are cost-effective and safe way to store household and business items. Consider the following things before storing your items.
Prepare Your Items For Storage
Household plants just like our fragile items need special attention when you move. For liability purposes, some movers will not load your plants on a moving van. It is recommended to move plants to your new residence in your car.