Jul
29

8 Reasons Why You Should Move To A New City

‘Tis the season! No, not wedding season - It’s moving season! Did you know that 80% of America’s moves happen between April and September? It’s known as one of the most stressful life events. But the secret is that once you get past the logistics, the hidden opportunities are endless. You’re...
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Jul
02

6 Overlooked DIY Moving Details

Choosing to complete a do-it-yourself move is a smart decision, one that will typically save you a lot of money. A DIY move requires more planning and involvement on your part, however, and there are often important details that are overlooked. We want you to have a great DIY moving experience...
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Apr
12

Our Labor-Only Marketplace Has Arrived!

MovingLabor.com (formerly Elite Moving Labor) has been in the moving labor industry since 2004, long before online marketplaces were mainstream. As consumers, we're used to the on-demand economy in nearly all facets of our lives, and It's how we knew that a marketplace format was not only inevitable, but also the...
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Sep
15

Moving Labor vs Traditional Movers

We try really hard to make it easy to understand what we do , but not everyone understands right away. We've created this guide to help you understand what a "regular mover" is and why we are not "them" . Types of Movers You can divide the moving industry into two...
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Sep
14

How Many Movers Do I Need?

The experts at MovingLabor.com want to help you be prepared for your do-it-yourself move. That is why they created this handy moving guide to help you choose the right number of movers and estimate how long your move will take to complete.

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Apr
13

How Many Moving Boxes Do I Need?

As your move date approaches you think to yourself, "I’d better start packing!" But as you walk through your home you realize you’ve got a lot of stuff to pack, a lot more than you thought you did. Then you ask yourself a question that thousands of others ask every day,...
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Aug
22

Do I Need Insurance for a Rental Truck?

Most people incorrectly assume that their personal auto insurance or credit card covers them for damage to a rented moving truck. While individual policies vary from person to person, the fact is that the great majority of auto insurance companies and credit cards do not cover damage to a rented moving...
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Jul
18

How to Find the Square Footage of Your House

As you're planning and preparing for an upcoming move it's very likely that you will be requesting quotes from movers . Depending on your situation and the types of moving services you will need, it is likely you will be asked about the square footage of your home. Do you know...
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Feb
11

Average Moving Truck MPG

Whether you are renting from U-Haul, Penske or Budget you probably want to know what kind of gas mileage you can expect. It's important to be aware that the truck size is not the only factor in your fuel economy. Other variables, like the age of the truck, maintenance history, terrain...
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Dec
10

How to Choose A Rental Truck Size

Everyday we get several phone calls where the potential customer says, "I have an average three bedroom home" or something similar. The bottom line is that every move is different just like every home is different. You can have two identical homes as far as the structure is concerned but inside...
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