Moving yourself can seem like a good idea when you’re trying to save some extra money. If you’ve moved yourself before, you know the hassle can sometimes out-weigh the savings – but, in most cases when cost is your main concern, DIY-moving seems like the only option.
Even if you’re set on moving yourself – it’s important to think through all costs involved in order to make the right decision.
Many times, unforeseen expenses will creep into your DIY budget and, after the fact, you realize for only a little bit more money and a lot less sweat, you could’ve hired professional movers to do it for you.
Here are some hidden costs that should be considered when moving yourself:
After crunching the numbers, be sure to get a few estimates from full service moving companies like Allied, so that you can weigh your options. Any other costs you think someone should consider? We’d love your thoughts!