Short Distance Movers - Licensing, Rules and Registration
If you are moving within the state of Michigan, or doing a short distance move from Saint Clair MI, that is considered intrastate moving
. Also known as short-distance or in-state or local moving, each state has varying rules and regulations with regard to household goods moving within it's own state. Some states have very rigid regulations for movers, while others have little if any requirements for moving. To get more info for moving from Saint Clair MI to any city also in Michigan go to Mover Licensing Requirements in MI.
State to State Moving Saint Clair MI - Licensing
If you are moving your personal effects or furniture from Saint Clair MI
to another state, this is known as "interstate moving
". The US Department of Transportation regulates interstate household goods moving by way of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMSCA) Household Goods Program. Interstate movers
, also known as nationwide movers
, are required to be registered with the US DOT, and should have either a US DOT # or Motor Carrier # (MC#) or both. To find out a mover's registration status go to - Check Out State To State Movers
How Many Hours For Local Moving - Saint Clair, MI
Approximately how many hours should it take for experienced movers to do a local move in the Saint Clair MI area? For 2 to 3 rooms of furniture and items moving from a upper floor apartment or condo with elevator to a 3rd floor apartment with elevator it should take 1 truck and 2 movers from 4 to 5 hours. This is for an averagely furnished home. Adjust hours and time for lightly furnished or more heavily furnished. For total rooms to be moved be sure to include outdoor and patio items in addition to garage items.
Your actual moving cost will depend upon the hourly moving rate of your Saint Clair MI mover. So be sure to go to Get Moving Quotes
to compare Saint Clair movers.