Move yourself or hire a professional help? This is the question that everyone is asking before the move. And like most decisions, the answer is different for everyone depending on numerous factors such as budget, busy schedules and difficulty of the move.
Moving Yourself VS Hiring Movers
Not many people like packing for a move, especially fragile items. Often fragile items are packed by movers, but if you are planning to do it yourself, here are some helpful packing tips.
Packing Fragile Items
Your moving company's representative will tell you that you don't have to tip their movers, but it's up to you. It is customary to reward superior service at your discretion.
How Much to Tip Movers
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
Before hiring a local mover or helper, you should know what services they offer. Most companies have policies that they follow and it is the customer's responsibility to read and understand those policies.
Moving Company Policies
When moving there are so many things need to be done and one of them is to change your mailing address. You need to contact utility companies, banks, set up mail forwarding with the post office. Here is an article prepared by Movers Corp which will help you in this task.
Changing Your Address
You should start planning for the transfer of your pet, as well as for your household belongings, as soon as you know you are going to move. Keep in mind that local helpers and moving companies are not allowed to move pets.
Moving With Pets
Capitol RV Storage LLC 12409 Old Kimbro Rd, Manor, TX 78653 512-930-1938
CubeSmart Self Storage 12407 Highway 290 E, Manor, TX 78653 512-278-9494
Extra Space Storage 12408 Harris Branch Pkwy, Manor, TX 78653 512-201-2478
Falcon Storage 14225 FM 973N, Manor, TX 78653 512-231-9603