When it comes to hiring a mover, people automatically think everything is fully insured and covered by a moving company. But that is not the case. Learn how to protect yourself from damage and loss during a transportation.
What Movers Will and Will Not Cover
Find out more about your rights and responsibilities when you hire a mover, FMCSA provides consumers with information that can be used while moving.
Moving Rights and Responsibilities
Some moving companies may offer a flat rate for their packing and moving services. But in general, the total amount of local moves is calculated based on the number of movers and hours worked.
Cost of a Local Move
The U.S. Postal Service has made changing your mailing address and having your mail forwarded easier. All you have to do is visit their website and submit the change of address form.
Changing Your Address
Not many people like packing for a move, especially fragile items. Often fragile items are packed by movers, but if you are planning to do it yourself, here are some helpful packing tips.
Packing Fragile Items