Storage and moving containers are a great option for temporary extra storage or out of state moves. If you decided to rent one, check out this guide for loading and packing a mobile container.
How to Pack a Container
A good place to start saving on a move is by cutting back on moving boxes and packing supplies. There are many ways to get free used boxes and one of them is people that have recently moved.
Free Moving Boxes
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
Relocating artwork and antiques is a very delicate job as any item is a costly investment. We recommend hiring professional movers to transport those items. However, if you are short on cash and do not mind the extra work, learn how to pack and move them yourself.
Moving Antiques and Artwork
Should you go with climate controlled or conventional storage facility? There is no definitive answer to that question, there are "pros" and "cons" of each side.
Climate Control or Conventional Storage