If you decide not to hire professionals and to move on your own, check out this post to find out more about self-moving and what you can do about it.
Moving is a serious procedure, and it may appear that you have all the time that is needed, but it’s easy to become obsessed if you don’t start planning in advance.
Cheap moving rates are not the only factor you should consider when hiring local movers or helpers to load and unload your truck. You should read reviews to determine which moving company is the best for you and you should also write a review to help others to have a better moving experience.
The IRS has very strict rules regarding who can deduct moving expenses from their taxes. To be eligible, you must meet three requirements.
Deduct Moving Expenses
Humorous guide for you on how to prepare for a move. Have some laugh while you plan your move.
How To Plan a Move - Infographic
Hiring local day labor is another option to move. They might offer you flat or lower hourly rates, but there are plenty of scam artists out there. Therefore rather than taking the risk of dealing with day laborers that have not much of a track record, it is far better to hire professional movers that have been in the business for years. Another important factor to consider is their reviews.
Professional Movers vs Day Laborers
An important thing to consider when moving to another home is whether your property is covered against damages. Will your renter's insurance cover or repair damages caused by a moving company?
Does Renters Insurance Cover Moving?