How to avoid injuries to yourself and others while moving yourself. Guide to moving large pieces of furniture the safe way.
How to Safely Move Furniture
What are the options when it's time to move locally? The good news is that there are a few options depending on your budget and needs.
Options for a Local Move
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.
So you've hired a local company at an hourly rate, but don't know how to keep the final costs down. Generally, helpers and movers charge by the hour. The main factor is to be as prepared as possible before your contracted crew arrives.
Tips for Moving at an Hourly Rate
Besides hiring a full service moving company and helpers there are two other options: PODS units and moving trucks. Here are a few tips that will help you make a decision between moving containers and moving trucks.
PODS Units and Rental Trucks
Small moves are generally anything around 2,000 pounds, if you're relocating from a studio or small one bedroom apartment this may consider as a small move. Small moves are no different than any other type of move.
Tips for Small Moves
Moving on your own can save a big amount of money, but before you opt for it, take some time to go through the checklist. It explains important factors you should consider before you plan a self-move.