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
While moving yourself, 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
Sometimes circumstances force you to move with less than ideal notice or preparation. There are still plenty of things you can do to ensure successful and stress-free move.
Short Notice Move
US DOT number is an identification number issued to motor carriers, registrants and shippers by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration. It identifies all companies operating a commercial vehicle transporting cargo.
What is a US DOT Number?
Guide to organizing and packing your living room and family room. Step by step recommendations for a stress free experience.
Packing Living and Family Rooms