DIY move is often the cheapest option to relocate locally and across country. This guide provides different options for Do It Yourself customers.
Options for a DIY Move
If you're planning on moving yourself, most likely you'll need to rent a moving van or truck, depending on how large your household is. Keep the following tips in mind when you start the research.
If you have questions about the company you want to reserve for your moving needs, please contact your state regulatory agencies listed in the following list to verify the status of the company.
Moving Company Regulators
How to check if the company who want to hire has appropriate license? If you are moving locally then you need check DOT license, most states require moving companies to obtain DOT number.
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