Most people are familiar with do-it-yourself moves. They are ideal for small moves within city limits. A do-it-yourself means that you have to purchase your own packing materials, arrange for a moving truck, and load and unload the household belongings.
Do It Yourself Moves
What are the duties and responsibilities of a moving company? Find out how they work and what you should expect from them.
What Movers Do
If you plan using a trailer for your move, it is important to properly balance the load for safe driving. Follow this step by step guide to load your trailer.
How to Load a Trailer
While moving on your own, 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
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?
Whether it's a local or long distance move, it is your sole responsibility to transport your pets. Moving companies and labor helpers will not transport anything living.
Moving With Pets
Moving household appliances is a special project of a move. They are bulky and heavy, you can't pack them in a box, or simply unplug and carry onto a moving truck. Most likely you’ll need to hire a professional moving service to get the job done.