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
Small details make a big difference when it comes to planning a move. One thing that should guarantee a smooth experience is to provide movers with as much as information as possible, even if it seems unnecessary.
What You Should Tell Your Movers
Whether it's a local or long distance move, it is your sole responsibility to transport your pets. Moving companies and labor helpers will not transport anything living.
Moving With Pets
We write a lot of how-to guides that show you what to do and how to prepare for a move. And here is a hilarious guide to what not to do when hiring movers.
What Not To Do When Moving
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