Hidden costs in moving houses

Happy family with cardboard boxes in new house at moving day.


For some people budgeting for a move can be a challenge. The idea of setting aside or ‘saving up’ for a relocation can seem like a strange idea, but it can be a good idea to help avoid getting some additional unwanted debt on a moving day. Depending on your move, there will be different types of expenses. People sometimes forget to factor in these costs into the moving process.

Whether you are planning on hiring a moving service or do it yourself with cube van, you will have to spend money on transportation. If you get the route of doing it yourself moving van rental companies include extra costs depending on the distance of tour move, not to mention that you need to refill the truck or face some hefty surcharges for them to do it upon its return. Alternatively, a moving service will cost you more than hiring a moving truck yourself, but reputable companies an excellent customer service track record (such as Montejo Moving), you can relax knowing that your items will arrive safely and on time. This will eliminate extra stress around planning your move based around moving van availabilities.