A US DOT Number is assigned by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration for commercial vehicles that have a gross combined weight over 10,000 lbs. US DOT number must be displayed prominently on every moving truck.
What is a US DOT Number?
Moving yourself is the most cost effective way to move. The following post includes information on how to estimate the price of the DIY move.
The Cost of Moving Yourself
If you are moving yourself then most likely you are going to rent a moving truck. Just like everything else, moving trucks come in different shapes and sizes. So the first question that comes to mind is, "What size moving truck should I rent?"
How to Choose a Right Size Truck
Flat rate or an hourly rate? There are advantages and disadvantages, either way, find out which one is a better option for you.
Flat Rate Movers
Almost all musical instruments require a special preparation to avoid damages during a transport. If you are planning to ship your instrument here are some packing tips to keep in mind.
Packing and Moving Musical Instruments