Here at Big Sam Moving and Storage a local move is considered a move that takes you within a 100-mile radius and stays within the same state. There are a few factors determine the cost of a local move.
A local move may take a couple of hours or a couple of days, based on the size and the services requested. Charges for local moving are usually based on an hourly rate. The hourly rates vary depending on the amount of labor necessary for a move. A one-bedroom apartment will require less labor than a four-bedroom house.
Proper packing is very important with any move. We can provide complete packing or partial packing services. The charges for packing are normally based on the number and type of cartons required to pack specific items in your home.
As local moving charges are based upon time, there are steps that you can take to reduce the time, thus cost, of your move.
The single most important way to ensure an efficient move is to be organized! Save money and avoid stress by being prepared when the movers arrive on moving day.