There are some commonly overlooked and forgotten expenses that can derail your moving budget. The following guide will help you to stay on budget and get you on the way.
The Most Overlooked Moving Expenses
When it comes to long distance moves, one of the main decisions to make is whether to use a rental truck like Penske and U-Haul or to rent a moving container, like PODS unit.
PODS Units and Rental Trucks
Local moving companies and labor helpers are not permitted to transport their customers' pets. So the best way to transport pets is in the car with you.
Moving With Pets
Checking reviews is a very helpful tool in selecting a moving company. Reviews are one of the best ways to see the quality of movers. Look for outside reviews as well as licenses and certificates.
Small moves are generally anything around 2,000 pounds, if you're relocating from a studio or small one bedroom apartment this may consider as a small move. Small moves are no different than any other type of move.
Tips for Small Moves
Grandfather clocks are very sensitive and require special set up to be moved. It is possible to move it yourself, but it’s usually worth contracting experienced movers who know how to handle a grandfather clock the right way.
How to Move a Grandfather Clock
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?