Unlike cross country moves, local moving and packing services are charged by the hour. Charges are based on the number movers and time they spend to move your household goods.
Cost of 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
Finally your moving truck arrived, but the process of unpacking and unloading is still very important and requires organizing too. Use the following tips to make the unloading and unpacking process more efficient.
Unloading and Unpacking Tips
Hilarious guide to protect and prepare your furniture for a move. Go head and have a little fun, but don't take the jokes too far.
How To Protect Furniture When Moving
If you are moving by yourself, there is nothing worse than to find out at the last minute that you're missing equipment or supplies. Here is a list of moving equipment and supplies you will need for a DIY move.
Equipment and Supplies for DIY Moving
You may rent a moving truck for in-town or long distance move and it can save you in moving expenses. However, besides the daily charges, there are extra charges such as fuel, mileage, insurance and etc that need to be calculated properly before renting a truck.
How Much Does It Cost to Rent a Truck