If you are planning to move, make sure to estimate how much your items are worth. Go one by one through everything and create an inventory list. By knowing the value of your items you will be able to protect yourself from damages.
Estimate the Value of Your Items
Here are some moving tips in pictures. An interesting guide on how to move yourself and stay in control.
DIY Moving Tips
Many people choose to rent a moving truck and doing everything themselves because it's usually a cheaper option than hiring full-service movers. Here are some tips on renting moving trucks.
If you are renting a moving container to ship your possessions, you should receive a list from a company of non-allowable items. Find out what you can not put in a moving container.
Non-Allowable Items in Moving Containers
If you decide not to hire professionals and to move on your own, check out this post to find out more about self-moving and what you can do about it.