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
When relocating, usually most of the damage comes from poor packing. It is necessary that you use the right packing materials in order to minimize the damage to your belongings.
When packing any electronic equipment, refer to the owners manual first for moving instructions. It is recommended to use the original boxes they came in, but you can also purchase specialty boxes from your local movers.
How to Pack Electronic Equipment
There are companies who offer the option of driving your belongings to your new home, but it is your responsibility to load and unload furniture and boxes.
You Load We Drive Service
In every moving contract, there is a disclaimer stating what the company will not transport. Most companies will not move cash, jewelry, personal valuable items, and collections.
What Movers Will Not Move