Local Vs Long-distance moving

Thinking about relocating to a new place? Packing and Moving companies are a must-have service if you wish to relocate to a new place without taking the hassle on your own shoulders., it is, however, a handsome choice than packing and moving all by your own which will leave you drenched in a pool of sweat and exhausted. Moving is categorized in several categories. It can be briefly classified into two types that are Local Moving and Long-Distance (across cities) moving which is further elaborated below.

Local Moving is confined to less or at most 50-60 miles of distance from the source to its destination. If it is a far than 60 miles but the destination is still in the same state, then it is called Intrastate move. On the other hand, Long-distance move is an Interstate move which is moving of goods and shipment from one state to another. There are many variables and aspects upon which the costs are calculated.

Pricing in Local Move -
The pricing in Local Move depends on a number of variables such as the size of the house, availability of lift, distance, crew required, packing requirement, number of carton boxes required and special items including fragile ones and many others. The packers and movers make an estimate of the costs when they send estimators after which it is sent to you for review. It is recommended to check and verify all the variables and the associated cost along with potential hidden costs that could reckon the overall cost of moving.

Pricing in Long-Distance Move -
Ideally, the sets of variables in Long-distance move are totally different from Local Move. During an interstate move, the distance it would take to deliver the shipment to the specified address and type and number of items moved are considered based on which, the cost of moving is calculated. A move can be termed as Interstate if it extends to another state or passes through another state back to its host state, or starts from a state in your country and ends in your country while passing through another country.

Then, the movers required for packing and moving i.e. labour costs adds up to give a total moving cost. Although there are many other aspects of calculating the actual cost of moving which could be the number of rooms, number of floors, etc. There are ample of packers and movers who would charge different cost for the same distance and thus, you should always keep few options on tab to get the best deal.

With the motto of making shifting and relocation easy, Pikkol Packers and Movers provide unmatched moving services, both inter-city and intra-city, at affordable rates. Our integrated technology provides customers with a seamless experience, right from getting an accurate online quotation, to pick-up date, dispatch details and even real time updates on the movement of your belongings via GPS enabled devices carried by our supervisors. Our highly trained moving teams follow the best practices in packing, handling, transportation and unpacking of your precious belongings ensuring that your move is hassle-free. Happy Moving!