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Loading & Unloading

Finally moving into your new home or simply getting that piece of furniture out of storage usually feels exciting, until you remember that you actually have to move it from one place to another.

Get tips on how to best tackle loading and unloading even the trickiest and heaviest of items.

What to Bring in Your Car When Moving

What to Bring in Your Car When Moving

Your old house is empty, the moving truck is loaded with boxes, and you’re just about ready to head to your new space. There’s only one problem — you realize that you packed your car keys in a moving box, and that box is squared away in the back of the moving...

How Soon Should I Hire Movers?

How Soon Should I Hire Movers?

You should try to hire movers two months before your moving date. The latest you want to hire movers is one month before your move. The best movers are hired months in advance, so try booking as soon as possible.  How Far in Advance to Book Movers?  If you...

How to Move a Sectional Couch

How to Move a Sectional Couch

How to take apart and move a sectional couch might seem like a daunting task, but with some preparation and planning, you can do it yourself using our Moving Help® guide. Of course, Moving Help has movers available to take care of the heavy lifting for you. ...

Can You Hire Movers to Load a U-Haul Truck?

Can You Hire Movers to Load a U-Haul Truck?

Have you ever wanted movers to help you with just the loading and unloading portion of your move? Yet, you don’t want to pay for a full-service move or have to rely on friends or family?  Good news! It’s absolutely possible for you to hire movers just to load a...

How to Hire U-Haul Movers

How to Hire U-Haul Movers

Did you know U-Haul has movers who can help you pack, unpack, load, unload, clean, and provide U-Box services? You can hire them while booking your U-Haul reservation or book them directly on the Moving Help® marketplace.  The best part is you get to choose what...

How Much Does a Moving Company Cost?

How Much Does a Moving Company Cost?

Whether you hire a moving company or do a complete DIY move, it’ll cost you some money to move. If you hire movers, it’ll cost you more money. On the other hand, hiring a moving company will save you time, headaches, and other problems that arise during a move, which...

How to Move a Mattress

How to Move a Mattress

If you have the right tools and plan ahead of time, you can move a mattress much easier on moving day. If you prefer, you also can have your Moving Help® Service Provider transport a mattress for you.  Using The Right Tools Before you can answer the question “How to...

How to Load a Fridge

How to Load a Fridge

You’ll need some equipment to load a fridge. Moving a refrigerator requires some help along with having an appliance dolly and a friend to help you. To move a fridge, you’ll need to be careful and plan your route.  You can also choose to leave it to the...

How to Pack and Move a TV

How to Pack and Move a TV

When you’re moving into your new home, your TV will be one of the more expensive items you’ll have to move. That’s why getting a TV moving box or TV moving boxes and other materials is important to protect your TV.  If you create a plan ahead of time for packing...

How to Move a Couch

How to Move a Couch

Whether you have friends or family members helping you, or if you’re on your own, you can follow our Moving Help® tips on how to move a couch to save yourself some trouble come moving day. The more time and preparation you take to move a couch or to get a couch...

How to Move an Upright Piano

How to Move an Upright Piano

Pianos are tricky items when it comes to moving. That’s why Service Providers on the Moving Help® Marketplace consider them a specialty item because they need special care when moving such a delicate and fragile item.  While you can move an upright piano on your...

How to Move a Grand Piano

How to Move a Grand Piano

You have an expensive but wonderful instrument in your home. It plays amazing sounds, and it’s coming with you on your next move. That instrument is your grand piano.  The problem is moving a grand piano isn’t an easy task. Moving a piano in general isn’t easy....