It is very common for senior citizens to move to a smaller home or assisted living community. Some seniors have lived in the same home for their entire life and accumulated a lot of furniture. Here are some helpful tips on out how to assist seniors to move.
If you're planning to move and have a tight budget, one of the ways to save on your moving costs is to do it yourself. Most of the times a do-it-yourself move is definitely less expensive than hiring full-service movers or helpers. But don't underestimate how much work and how much money it entails.
Do It Yourself Moves
Local movers usually charge by the hour or offer flat rate price for their services. This guide describes advantages and disadvantages of using flat rate service.
Flat Rate Movers
Some of the most common asked questions and answers about mobile storage containers. A complete guide for selecting a container for a move.
FAQ About Moving Containers
Packing fragile goods for moving is a time consuming, but required process. The proper packing is the difference between your breakables arriving at the new home in one piece or in hundreds of small pieces.
Packing Fragile Items
Climate controlled units are more expensive than standard units. You should ask yourself whether you need a climate control unit and it usually depends on the climate and what you are storing.
Do You Need a Climate Controlled Storage?
When planning what to pack and ship in a moving container, consider that the companies provide trailers or containers have restrictions on what they will allow putting in a container.
Non-Allowable Items in Moving Containers