Moving yourself or hiring pros? One of the most commonly asked questions in our business. This guide provides a few cases when you should not move yourself and hire professional service.
When Not To Move Yourself
If you are moving yourself then most likely you are going to rent a moving truck. Just like everything else, moving trucks come in different shapes and sizes. So the first question that comes to mind is, "What size moving truck should I rent?"
How to Choose a Right Size Truck
Before hiring a company from Craigslist, it’s crucial to understand the risk. Service scams can be found everywhere and the Craigslist is no exception. However, there are ways to identify professionals from the many fly-by-night companies.
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
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
Sometimes we leave out the little details when talking to a moving company representative. It is important to provide the mover with all the necessary information before the move.
What You Should Tell Your Movers
Saving money during your relocation is actually very easy, as long as you are organized and ready for the movers or helpers. You might be amazed at how the small changes can make a big impact in the long run.
How to Reduce Moving Expenses