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  1. Moving Supplies And Materials Needed During Relocation
  2. Cheap Moving Rates & Time To Move Examples
Moving Supplies and Materials Needed during Relocation

Whenever you realize that relocation is nearing, you’ll want to make sure you have a large enough moving truck to fit all your belongings. You’ll also want to have various sizes of boxes and moving containers to put all your stuff in safely as it travels to its new home. In most cases, it takes a few weeks to pack up an entire home and ready it for relocation.

Moving boxes and containers are perhaps the most necessary items during the move. Boxes and moving containers protect all your belongings harbored inside of them and make sure they stay safe from harm. Moving containers also make it easier to load and unload everything you own. Fortunately, it’s easy to find cheap moving containers. In fact, many movers will sell all the moving supplies and materials you need at their own shop, making it even easier to obtain the right supplies.

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Moving Supplies and Materials Needed during Relocation

Many movers sell the proper packaging materials to customers who plan on handling the process of packing on their own. By using these moving materials, you are protecting your household goods and keeping them organized. When your belongings are packed properly, insurance will also cover their value. If not, a mover reserves the right to deny your insurance claim if one is written up. Below is a list of the most common and popular moving supplies.

  • Stretch Wrap
  • Mattress/Furniture Covers
  • Moving Straps
  • Permanent Marker
  • Nylon Rope
  • Ratchet Straps
  • Padlocks
  • Moving Blankets
  • Paper Furniture Pads
  • Packing Tape
  • Bubble Wrap
  • Packing Paper
  • Foam Wrap
  • Trailer Kits
  • Various Size Moving Boxes
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Since a lot of the moving supplies and materials are sold by the moving company, you should have no problem packing your stuff appropriately. Of course, you can use a majority of different boxes so if you happen to gather any before the move from a store, friend or somewhere else, that should work just as well. Just be sure that you seal the box tightly after it’s packed and that it is labeled clearly for the movers.

Cheap Moving Rates & Time To Move Examples

To / FromDistanceCost (2 BR)Cost (3 BR)Cost (4 BR)Estimated Time In Transit
Eureka, MO to Albertville, AL384 miles$1,537 – $2,185$2,751 – $3,969$3,969 – $6,0623 - 5 days
Carefree, AZ to Norfolk, NE971 miles$3,310 – $4,199$4,990 – $6,571$6,571 – $9,6513 - 5 days
Millcreek, UT to Bostonia, CA610 miles$2,206 – $3,034$3,771 – $5,339$5,339 – $8,2083 - 5 days
Seattle, WA from Newark, DE2796 miles$5032 – $6151$6710 – $7549$8947 – $103456 - 8 days
Camilla, GA to Columbus, OH608 miles$2,784 – $3,514$4,163 – $5,546$5,546 – $8,0683 - 5 days
Memphis, TN to Fort Hall, ID1318 miles$3,063 – $4,009$5,036 – $7,091$7,109 – $9,3644 - 6 days
Portland, OR to Kokomo, IN1862 miles$3,351 – $4,282$4,841 – $5,958$6,330 – $7,4485 - 7 days
Rose Hill, KS to San Antonio, TX565 miles$2,711 – $3,418$4,048 – $5,290$5,290 – $7,7353 - 5 days
Las Vegas, NV to Brandywine, MD2092 miles$4,711 – $5,995$4,711 – $5,995$9,554 – $14,0116 - 8 days
Burlington, NJ to St. Cloud, MN1047 miles$3,343 – $4,273$5,002 – $6,762$6,762 – $9,8924 - 6 days

*Prices and times are estimated. They can vary depending on the season and other factors.

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Joe Webster began his journey in the auto transport field by attending the University of Southern California (USC), where he graduated with a Bachelor of Business Marketing. 

After college, he started his career in the auto transport industry from the bottom up and has done virtually every job there is to do at A-1 Auto Transport, including but not limited to: Truck Driver, Dispatch, Sales, PR, Bookkeeping, Transport Planner, Transport Manager, International Transport Manager, Brokering, Customer Service, and Marketing. Working with his mentor Tony Taylor, Joe Webster has learned the ins and outs of this industry which is largely misunderstood. 

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