As a moving and storage company, we truly understand your apprehensions about how moving to a different location can be overwhelming as well as a stressful experience. Right from choosing the time when you would like to move to deciding what items you should actually move along requires a lot of planning. Moreover, it is not an easy affair, the farther you move, the more expensive it becomes.
towait for the last minute when you can start planning in advance, at least a month in advance. Plan your move much before your moving date, organize all your essential belongings as it will help you with an estimation of the items which you will be actually moving.
Preparing list will help you save money by not buying more supplies than you need.
- Take quotes and compare:
Make sure you talk to moving and storage company in advance regarding the services you require and compare those services. This will let you have the clarity on the services being utilized and expenses against each of them.
- Discard the belongings you don’t require any more:
The more stuff you move, the more your move will cost to you. So cut as much as possible from your move. Anything that is broken and or is outdated and you won’t require can be avoided for your new home. It can be either sold or
- Reduce the weight of the items you are planning to move:
Moving a lot of heavy stuff will also make your move more expensive. It’s worth considering whether selling heavy items like cooking grills, kitchen appliances
isless expensive than moving the items. Replace some of the larger appliances and furniture by purchasing newer models when you arrive at your new home.
- Do your own packing:
If possible take out time and do packing on your own as it can help you save money.
- Don’t ship your car if possible as it can add a significant amount to the cost of your move:
If possible drive down with your family in your car instead of shipping it across as it can add a lot to your expenses.
- Check for Offers / Discounts:
Because of high demand during the holiday season, moving companies may increase the prices. Plan your move accordingly and see to it if there are any discount promotions running on the moving company website or talk to a sales representative of the company, they may be able to help you better with discounts.
- Save money by exploring moving options through word of mouth marketing:
Talk to your family and friends and discuss affordable options. Friends or relatives might offer a suggestion based on
a first-handexperience with a long distancemoving company.
- Read the contract documents carefully:
During the finalization stage with your
long distancemoving company make sure to read all the hidden fees and charges if there are any as it may add to our costs.
- Ship your things
You can also plan to ship some of your stuff through services like FedEx to your final destination.
- Getting free boxes
Instead of buying boxes from a retailer, visit grocery stores to collect the boxes that they would normally recycle. It might be of great help to you.
At the same time, you can also beat the stress of organizing everything as choosing a
If you are a resident of Connecticut and
Have a happy moving and within the budget of your choice.
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“Sam and his team were incredibly responsive and professional in support of our packing and storage of our entire lakehouse as we undergo a full renovation...."~Tim M.
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