If you are hiring professionals or helpers, it is a good idea to dispose of any unwanted furniture or household items before the move. Transportation cost of some items may exceed their value.
Sell Your Junk and Save On a Move
Transporting a waterbed is a more problematic task than a regular bed; the water must be drained and the frame disassembled. If you need to move your waterbed read the following article.
How to Move a Waterbed
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
There are some things that you should do before storing your possessions. Learn how to safely store your household items in a storage unit.
Prepare Your Items For Storage
Moving yourself is the most cost effective way to move. The following post includes information on how to estimate the price of the DIY move.
The Cost of Moving Yourself
When it comes to moving companies, there are two types: small and large. Each has their own benefits and disadvantages. How do select a right company for a job?
Small Movers VS Big Companies