Moving day has arrived and the people you planned on to load and unload your truck can't help you. What should you do? There are a few other alternatives, from professional movers looking for extra cash to skilled day laborers. But, before hiring a mover, check out the services they are offering and read reviews.
Professional Movers vs Day Laborers
Moving household appliances is a big job. Before you start, be sure you are aware of the work involved, there are steps you will need to take before the movers arrive at your home. Keep in mind some moving companies and helpers will not be responsible for disconnection of appliances.
Grandfather clocks are very sensitive and require special set up to be moved. It is possible to move it yourself, but it’s usually worth contracting experienced movers who know how to handle a grandfather clock the right way.
How to Move a Grandfather Clock
Having nice weather on your move day is a huge bonus, however, that's not the case all the time. Here are some things you can do to protect your possessions on a rainy day.
Moving On a Rainy Day
Self storage units are a cost-effective and safe way to store household and business items. Consider the following things before storing your items.
Prepare Your Items For Storage
Moving artwork and antiques requires professionals who have necessary knowledge and equipment to handle delicate pieces. We do not recommend to cut corners or hire a company that is not specialized in delicate items. However, if the items are not of the high price you can consider packing and moving them yourself.
Moving Antiques and Artwork
We write a lot of how-to guides that show you what to do and how to prepare for a move. And here is a hilarious guide to what not to do when hiring movers.
What Not To Do When Moving