There are many decisions to be made when planning a move. And the first one is: Do it yourself or pay professional movers or helpers. There are many benefits of doing it yourself and one of them is definitely to save money and cut costs. But is it right for you?
Moving Yourself VS Hiring Movers
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
Planning and organizing a small move such as a studio or one bedroom apartment is not different to a large relocation. There is simply less to move, but the process remains the same.
Tips for Small Moves
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.
Some moving companies will not load plants on a moving truck. Plants are too easy to damage. You should prepare and move plants to your new location yourself.