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
Climate controlled units are more expensive than standard units. You should ask yourself whether you need a climate control unit and it usually depends on the climate and what you are storing.
Do You Need a Climate Controlled Storage?
There are many decisions to be made when you plan to move a household. And one of them is doing it yourself or hire a professional moving company. Hiring residential movers and helpers have its benefits, so does doing it yourself.
Do It Yourself Moves
While moving on your own, you have to be extra careful of what you put into your rental truck. There are things such as flammable, perishable or chemically unstable items that you may not be allowed to take with you.
What You Should Not Put in a Moving Truck
What to do if the weather is not cooperating on your moving day? Should you postpone the move or make a few adjustments to fit the situation?
Moving On a Rainy Day