The general information on moving that is provided here will help you to make a stress-free relocation with your family. If you plan your move and take care of all the important details in advance, you will able to avoid the usual last minute panic and can enjoy settling down in your new home.
A moving checklist will help you to remember all the important actions you need to take in the weeks before you relocate.
Obtain at least three moving quotes in writing and check the credentials and reputation of the household movers before you select one of them. Don’t choose a home mover only on the basis of the lowest bid.
House movers are require to have a publishe tariff that includes information about available services and rates, along with rules and regulations base on which the applicable charges are assess. This tariff must provide to customers on request.
Explanation of general moving
The order for service is a list of services that the moving company will perform for you. It will include the dates when your possessions will collecte and delivere at the destination.
The Bill of Lading is a contract between you and the home movers and is also a receipt for your possessions. A partially complete copy of the Bill of Lading must provide to you at the point of origin.
The Inventory is a receipt that includes a detail list of the items are ship. Check it carefully to see if you agree with the comments about the condition of your possessions. Keep the Bill of Lading and Inventory safely.
Interstate movers must register with the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA). You can get information about them enter their details on the Company Snapshot page of the FMCSA website. An interstate moving company is require to give you the booklet entitl Your Rights and Responsibilities When You Move and to provide details of its Dispute Settlement Program.
Check your possessions as they are unload from the truck at the destination. Report any lost or damage items and provide details on the Inventory before you sign it. You can obtain a claim form from the mover and submit it within 9 months of delivery. A claim can also submitt in writing without the claim form.
Please fill out the form provide here to get free general moving estimates from pre-screen residential movers in your area. This is a free offer and there are no commitments involve at all. Your contact details will not disclose to anyone without your permission.