When planning what to pack and ship in a moving container, consider that the companies provide trailers or containers have restrictions on what they will allow putting in a container.
Non-Allowable Items in Moving Containers
Plasma and LCD TVs are expensive and require extra care and preparation when moving. Learn the best way to pack and move a large screen TV.
How to Pack a Plasma or LCD TV
Small moves are generally anything around 2,000 pounds, if you're relocating from a studio or small one bedroom apartment this may consider as a small move. Small moves are no different than any other type of move.
Tips for Small Moves
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
Most people will compare the moving rates and hire a helper or mover based on a single factor. But how do you know if the company you are considering is going to meet your requirements? These companies have their own policies, which you should review before hiring them.
Moving Company Policies
Not many people like packing for a move, especially fragile items. Often fragile items are packed by movers, but if you are planning to do it yourself, here are some helpful packing tips.
Packing Fragile Items
When it comes to long distance moves, one of the main decisions to make is whether to use a rental truck like Penske and U-Haul or to rent a moving container, like PODS unit.
PODS Units and Rental Trucks
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