There are different types of boxes and packing supplies are designed for household moves. Find out more about boxes and materials once you are ready to move.
Type of Moving Boxes
If you are hiring professionals or helpers, it is a good idea to dispose of any unwanted furniture or household items before the move. Transportation cost of some items may exceed their value.
Sell Your Junk and Save On a Move
Often when we plan for a move, we are so worried about large and expensive items that forget about little things. Your movers should know what to expect when they arrive at your home.
What You Should Tell Your Movers
Relocating artwork and antiques is a very delicate job as any item is a costly investment. We recommend hiring professional movers to transport those items. However, if you are short on cash and do not mind the extra work, learn how to pack and move them yourself.
Moving Antiques and Artwork
State agencies are responsible for enforcement and making sure that moving companies are properly certified and follow the regulations. Regulations may vary from state to state and some states' regulations are more strict than others.
Moving Company Regulators
When you start planning a move, it is a good idea to learn about all available options. This guide will help you decide which local move option is right for you.
Options for a Local Move
How much should you tip movers and helpers? Here is some general information on when and how to tip your movers.
How Much to Tip Movers