Find out more about your rights and responsibilities when you hire a mover, FMCSA provides consumers with information that can be used while moving.
Moving Rights and Responsibilities
Renting a truck or storage container and hiring a moving labor service is another way to save money. It is a little more complicated since it involves hiring movers or a couple of strong men to load and unload your belongings. But often it is less expensive than hiring a full service moving company.
Moving Labor Services
Whether it's a local or long distance move, it is your sole responsibility to transport your pets. Moving companies and labor helpers will not transport anything living.
Moving With Pets
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
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