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
Read this post to learn how to pack your family room and living room items safely and securely.
Packing Living and Family Rooms
The USDOT number is required under the FMCSA regulation for Commercial Motor Vehicles that operate interstate. It allows Federal and State Agencies to track company's information.
What is a US DOT Number?
Where to get free moving boxes? Moving boxes are in very high demand, but with careful consideration, you can find free moving boxes for household goods.
Free Moving Boxes
Transporting a waterbed is a more problematic task than a regular bed; the water must be drained and the frame disassembled. If you need to move your waterbed read the following article.
How to Move a Waterbed