Moving to the Milwaukee area? One of the first things to check is whether your homeowners or renters insurance will cover your belongings during transit. If not, you will want to buy special coverage.
Are you planning to hire a mover? While moving yourself can save a considerable amount of money, it may not be worth the headaches.
Family and friends may be willing to help, but remember: If a friend's back goes out while moving the freezer, you can be liable for the medical bills.
Likewise, you'll have little recourse if someone drops a box of china down the front stairs. Unless you are on a tight budget or have little to move, you're probably better off hiring professionals.
Here are some things to remember: