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You can rent a moving van to move small loads for short distances. If you are making a local move, you can return the moving van at the place from where you picked it up.
If you are making a one way move, you need to look for a one way moving van rentals company, which will allow you to pick up the cargo moving van from one location and return it at another location. Look for a one way moving van rental service that has an office close to your destination.
Rent a moving truck that is slightly larger than what you need. This will help to ensure that you will not fall short of space, and will not have to make additional trips. With a larger van, you will not have to stack your things too high and will find it easier to load and unload your things.
Load the heaviest items first and keep them in the front of the van, and on the floor. The lightest items should be loaded last and kept on the top of the heavier items and at the rear. Never overload the moving van or load anything on its exterior.
If you find that a larger truck for moving cannot reach your home due to narrow lanes, overhead wires, or trees, you can consider renting two smaller moving vans. This may help you to transport your things in one trip.
Read the user instructions provided by the moving rental vans company and give yourself time to get used to driving the van. Bear in mind that moving vans are heavier and taller than most passenger cars. If you are not certain about whether the van will clear an overhead obstacle, it is best to stop the van, step out, and make sure.
A fully laden movers van takes more time to stop than a passenger car, so you need to keep a bigger gap between yourself and the vehicle in front of you.
Obtain quotes in writing from a few rental moving truck companies, and take time to check their background and reputation. Check the licensing and insurance details of the moving van rental companies. Find out if the moving rental van services have new, clean, well-maintained moving truck.
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