Of course you want to know upfront how much your move will cost. Local moving companies may charge different rates, however there are some factors that affect the cost variances.
Moving Estimate for a Local Move
If you are moving yourself then most likely you are going to rent a moving truck. Just like everything else, moving trucks come in different shapes and sizes. So the first question that comes to mind is, "What size moving truck should I rent?"
How to Choose a Right Size Truck
Should you go with climate controlled or conventional storage facility? There is no definitive answer to that question, there are "pros" and "cons" of each side.
Climate Control or Conventional Storage
Moving day has arrived and the people you planned on to load and unload your truck can't help you. What should you do? There are a few other alternatives, from professional movers looking for extra cash to skilled day laborers. But, before hiring a mover, check out the services they are offering and read reviews.
Professional Movers vs Day Laborers
Moving process is always hard on someone, but when you try to cut the corners and do it cheaply it can cost you even more. Like everybody else, you don't want to spend a lot, but on the other hand you don’t want to hire someone who is not experienced. Can cheap movers actually be trustworthy?