So you've hired a local company at an hourly rate, but don't know how to keep the final costs down. Generally, helpers and movers charge by the hour. The main factor is to be as prepared as possible before your contracted crew arrives.
Tips for Moving at an Hourly Rate
Many people choose to rent a moving truck and doing everything themselves because it's usually a cheaper option than hiring full-service movers. Here are some tips on renting moving trucks.
How to find a dependable company when the industry is known for scam artists. Find out how you can avoid becoming a victim of dishonest movers.
How To Avoid Moving Scams
A good place to start saving on a move is by cutting back on moving boxes and packing supplies. There are many ways to get free used boxes and one of them is people that have recently moved.
Free Moving Boxes
Read this post to learn how to pack your family room and living room items safely and securely.
Packing Living and Family Rooms