Not everything in your household should be packed up in boxes. There are some items are not allowed to be transported because of state rules and regulations.
What Not To Pack
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
Household plants just like our fragile items need special attention when you move. For liability purposes, some movers will not load your plants on a moving van. It is recommended to move plants to your new residence in your car.
Before your move it's valuable to know particularly what you are taking with you. Household goods can get lost or damaged, but if you know exactly what you have, your insurance should protect against loss and damage.
A Do-It-Yourself move is one way to save money on your move, but you need to rent a truck. Here is what you need to know when renting a moving truck.
Checklist For Renting a Truck