One of the rites of passage in terms of becoming an urban adult definitely has to be the moment that you decide to take it easy on your friends and have professional movers pack and move your household items to your new location.
Not only is it often covered by the company that you work for, it is also becomes a process that allows you to kind of optimize the things that you own before you leave- meaning that some of the things that you have that you don’t actually want or need, may end up being discarded before they manage to find themselves en route to your next house.
Sometimes, however, your move can be well-planned in advance, but you still can’t get the housing of your choice in your new location and so you compromise with a temporary place until you are able to move in.
Places like Storage San Rafael know all about this scenario. They often cater to moving companies and people that are relocating to the area for work. Many people arrive with more things than they can use in their new home. Many moving companies therefore have working relationships with Storage San Rafael in case you arrive at your new home and determine that there is too much overflow for you to put it all in the same place at once.
When you choose a moving company, quite obviously, the first criteria is that they service both the areas that you are moving from and moving to. After that, types of services that they perform become important, followed by the overall cost of using their services.
When if comes to moving services, you might check out whether or not the service offers to pack your things up in your home. If they do not offer that service, they should at least have a box service that allows you to arrange to pick up or have enough boxes delivered for you to complete your packing yourself.
Because schedules do not always run together perfectly, a solid moving service might also offer a storage service that holds your goods at the other end until you are ready for them. Some people that are working choose to take vacations whenever they are changing cities. They end up on vacation for a few weeks and then show up at their new place and would like the boxes delivered then.
Storage is a pretty common service that is offered for clients, but if you have an LCL or less than container load that is being shared by two or more parties, it is a good idea to talk to the company personally about their facilities at the end where the storage is going to happen. This is because there are often break-ins at storage facilities.