How many moving boxes do you need for a move? A guide from Movers Corp to estimate of how many boxes you will need for your move.
How Many Moving Boxes You Need
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.
Local movers usually charge by the hour or offer flat rate price for their services. This guide describes advantages and disadvantages of using flat rate service.
Flat Rate Movers
If you are hiring local movers you need to check if your state requires a license from moving companies, and if yes then verify that company has one. To find this information you should call or visit DOT's website.
Most of the families have a steady moving experience. However, dishonorable interstate movers have overcharged some families. In fact, every year the Department of Transportation receives thousands of complaints. Follow the tips to learn more about interstate moving companies.
Out of State Moves
Packing and loading a trailer is not much different from loading a truck. Follow the tips in this guide to learn how to load a trailer for one way move.
How to Load a Trailer
Plasma and LCD TVs are items you need to take extra care, especially if you don't have the original box. Here are some tips on how to pack a flat screen TV to avoid a damage during a move.
How to Pack a Plasma or LCD TV