Besides hiring a full service moving company and helpers there are two other options: PODS units and moving trucks. Here are a few tips that will help you make a decision between moving containers and moving trucks.
PODS Units and Rental Trucks
Moving large and heavy furniture is one of the difficult parts of relocation process. Furniture is bulky and often awkward and without properly preparing it can cause damage to you and your belongings.
Moving Large and Heavy Furniture
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
Checking reviews is a very helpful tool in selecting a moving company. Reviews are one of the best ways to see the quality of movers. Look for outside reviews as well as licenses and certificates.
Here are some packing tips via images. Find out what items should not be packed and shipped.
What Not To Pack - Infographic