Whether you are relocating locally or out of state, you have several moving service choices. While full-service movers, labor helpers and do-it-yourself are the preferred options for local moves, self-service has become very popular for cross-country moves.
Types of Moves
Hiring local day labor is another option to move. They might offer you flat or lower hourly rates, but there are plenty of scam artists out there. Therefore rather than taking the risk of dealing with day laborers that have not much of a track record, it is far better to hire professional movers that have been in the business for years. Another important factor to consider is their reviews.
Professional Movers vs Day Laborers
Moving yourself is the most cost effective way to move. The following post includes information on how to estimate the price of the DIY move.
The Cost of Moving Yourself
There is a lot to do when it comes to moving and people forget to move some of their items. This guide lists the most common things people forget when relocating.
Items People Forget When Moving
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
Whether you like it or not, relocating every 2 or 3 years is an integral part of military family life. Here is our guide to help you with the process of your next military move.
Moving Guide for Military Families
How to find a dependable company when the industry is known for scam artists. Find out how you can avoid becoming a victim of dishonest movers.
How To Avoid Moving Scams