What is the Least Expensive Moving Company?
The hunt for the least expensive moving company is one that many people all over the world join each day. Getting through relocation just isn’t the same without the help of the experts. Moving without the assistance of professionals is much more difficult, time consuming and costly than many assume it to be. With a moving company assisting your relocation, you’ll find that you have more time, money and energy to direct your attention on other aspects of the move such as utility and job transfers, kids and pets, or making necessary phone calls.
Packing Your Own Things...
To get through relocation as inexpensively as possible, there are some things you can do to cut the costs. Instead of choosing to go with a full service move, pack away your belongings on your own. Start months in advance and purchase all the proper packaging materials and supplies. Begin packing up in the room you use the least and place all heavier items in small boxes. Use large boxes for linens and other lightweight objects. Stack boxes neatly against the wall with heavier boxes on the bottom and lighter boxes on the top. Label each box with the room they are to go in and if any breakable items are packed away in it, mark the box as “fragile.”
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When you decide to pack your own things, there are some common household items you can use to cut the costs of what you’d spend on packaging supplies. For instance, you can use old linens and clothing to wrap breakables or to fill the empty voids inside the boxes you pack up. Newspaper, paper plates and other similar materials can also be used for the same purposes. Many moving service customers will ask local shops to save boxes for them when they know relocation is in the future. This can help you to save tremendously on packaging supplies.
Aside from packing up your own belongings, you may also find that you can save by taking advantage of promotions, sales or discounts offered through a moving company. Students, military personnel and senior citizens are just dome of the people that usually qualify for price cuts on moving services. As you have a mover on the phone for an estimate, ask them about any deals they might have for you to take advantage of.
Written By:Joe Webster
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.
With over 30 years experience in the industry, we've been helping people ship their vehicles, motorcycles, RV's, heavy equipment, household goods and more across the country or overseas without a hitch. Ask us anything.