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Self Hire Move – Why hire a self-driven rental mover truck or van for Move?

There are many decisions that need to be made when you move to a new household. The first one and maybe the most important is how to move all your things? You can either do it yourself or hire full service movers that will swoop in, pack up all your belongings and ship them to your new home.In order to make a decision you have to consider various factors such as budget, schedule, time and difficulty to move. Still, before making any final decisions you should consider every possible option.

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Think wisely about all your moving costs. Will you be able to spend so much time packing your belongings and then driving a van to your future residence? Or would you rather hire a professional team that will do all your work in a relatively shorter time? Most van hire companies offer full option services at a variety of costs and discount packages. Therefore, doing it by yourself is not always the cheapest solution.

There are a couple of things you should consider before making the final choice. One extremely important factor is how many things you have to move. If the items are not too many, maybe a self driven rental truck or van is not necessary. If instead, there is some heavy lifting involved and many rooms to be packed, plus heavy furniture and appliances, than a larger vehicle and some extra helping hands are a must. You might think that friends and family can help, but when handling very large items it’s better to contact a team of people that actually know their business and do this on a daily basis. Not to mention the fact that, if you own very large items you’ll need to rent additional equipment such as dollies and moving pads. This involves extra costs that eventually will make your moving more expensive.

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After weighting all these issues you can look for professional rental moving companies. Contact some of them and ask for a quote. The best way is to surf the Internet for contractors and see information about prices and additional costs. Depending on your budget, you can rent a service provider to pack your things and drive them to the new place or simply hire a self driven rental truck or van to transport your goods and do the packing part yourself. Just keep in mind that people who work in this field know how to maximize every space in a moving truck or van so they’ll know how to pack neatly. Many companies offer discounts if you apply for full self moving services, so be open to any possibility.

If you hire professionals, you’ll be free of all the hassle of planning, packing, loading and driving and have more time to concentrate on important issues regarding your new home. Just remember to hire a company that has a damage waiver policy in case of collisions and other accidents. It’s better to be safe than sorry!