There are many ways to save on a move, and doing it yourself is one way to keep cash in your pocket. However, there are times that you need to hire pros to take care of your possessions.
When Not To Move Yourself
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
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
If you're planning on moving yourself, most likely you'll need to rent a moving van or truck, depending on how large your household is. Keep the following tips in mind when you start the research.
If you decide not to hire professionals and to move on your own, check out this post to find out more about self-moving and what you can do about it.
Pianos are heavy and awkward, and it's highly recommended to hire a professional help to move a piano. But if you plan moving it yourself, here are some helpful tips.
Moving a Piano
The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration consumer protection regulations has created rules which must be followed by each residential moving company providing transportation of household goods.
Moving Rights and Responsibilities