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What is the most Economical Way of Moving and Relocating?

Apr 29, 2008
When it comes to moving and relocating, it may sound easier than what is actually is. However, it seems that the most economical way of moving is virtually doing the whole job of moving and packing yourself. I know this really sounds easy enough right, but seriously here are some tips as to why you should think twice about a long distance do-it-yourself pack and move.

However, if you decided to hire professional movers you must pay attention to the fact that there is an art form to properly packing and moving a moving truck. If you are paying for a professional moving company to move you house or business contents, make sure that they are professional movers and not hired day laborers.

This is common especially if you received a great moving quote. Be aware of this because if you think that you got a cheap price to move your home or business contents then where will the moving company tries to recoup the costs to save them money.

For your protection and peace of mind make sure you get what you pay for and ask specifically that the people who are coming to pack your home are professional movers and packers and not just a crew hired for the day. You should use properly designed and specific boxes that are made for specific items to pack your stuff in.

But think twice about a long distance do-it-yourself move. When you factor in all the costs, gasoline, motels, meals, insurance, packing materials, truck and equipment rental, you may not save as much as you planned.

Ensure that the new location would provide you with good schools if you have children. Aside from schools, make sure this area also has other activities that you can do there after work or during your time off, such as a good mall with a good movie theater, regular shopping centers, and the close proximity of some "fun" places where you can go get away from it all for short periods of time.
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