Before you move, you you need a moving estimate. Every relocation process is different and moving estimate depends on several factors such as the distance, number of rooms or bedrooms, insurance and etc.
Moving Estimate for a Local Move
Long distance move is not only time consuming, but it is also an extra cost that you probably don't want to spend. There are many different options to save money and one of them is to get a moving container.
Portable Storage Containers
Renting a truck or storage container and hiring a moving labor service is another way to save money. It is a little more complicated since it involves hiring movers or a couple of strong men to load and unload your belongings. But often it is less expensive than hiring a full service moving company.
Moving Labor Services
Generally, there are three alternatives to consider when it comes to a residential move. They are; hiring a professional mover, renting a moving truck and doing everything yourself or moving containers.
PODS Units and Rental Trucks
The moving containers get extremely hot in the summer time, therefore there are certain items that aren't allowed to be shipped in these containers. Here is the list of non-allowed household items.
Non-Allowable Items in Moving Containers