Most self storage facilities have restrictions that are meant to protect the units and the items that are stored in it. The list is very similar to the list of items that are not allowed to be transported by moving companies.
What You Are Not Allowed to Store
If you’re a single mother, you already know that both raising kids and planning a move is not an easy job. This guide will help you to organize the practicalities before a move.
How To Move As a Single Mother
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
There are two types of companies: small local and large national companies. Which one should you hire? Here's a checklist of pros and cons for each.
Small Movers VS Big Companies
Unlike cross country moves, local moving and packing services are charged by the hour. Charges are based on the number movers and time they spend to move your household goods.
Cost of a Local Move
Make sure to read "Your Rights and Responsibilities When You Move" before hiring a professional moving company or helpers. It can save you from making costly mistakes and being scammed.
Moving Rights and Responsibilities
There are some things that you should do before storing your possessions. Learn how to safely store your household items in a storage unit.
Prepare Your Items For Storage
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