Moving truck rental may seem like a very
affordable option, but donít forget about
the money you will have to spend on gas,
food, motels, tolls, etc. Self service
shipping allows you to avoid the hassles of
driving a rented moving truck to the
Self service moves offer a lot of
convenience and are quite affordable. All
you need to do is to make arrangements with
self service moving company that will
drop one or more weather-resistant crates
or a trailer at your home.
After you have packed your things in it,
the crate or trailer will be collected by
the self service mover and delivered at
your new home. The movers may allow you to
use as much space as you need in the
trailer and ask you to pay for the space
Start looking for a reputable self service
moving company well before moving day.
Obtain moving quotes in writing from at
least three self service moving companies.
Make sure that they are licensed and
insured and call up references to check
their past performance.
It pays to look for a professional moving
company rather than to choose a service
provider only on the basis of the lowest
bid. If you get a moving quote that is a
lot lower than the rest, check to see if
there are any hidden charges involved.