Short Distance or In State Moving Companies - Regulations and Licensing
If you are moving within the state of Michigan, or doing a short distance move from Saint Louis 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 Louis MI to any city also in Michigan go to Mover Licensing Requirements in MI.
How Many Hours For Local Moving - Saint Louis, MI
Approximately how many hours should it take for experienced movers to do a local move in the Saint Louis MI area? For 7 to 8 rooms of furniture and items moving from a upper floor apartment or condo with elevator and long hallway to a upper floor apartment or condo with elevator and long hallway it should take 2 trucks and 3 men from 7 to 9 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 Louis MI mover. So be sure to go to Get Moving Quotes
to compare Saint Louis movers.
Nationwide Moving Saint Louis MI - Licensing and Registration
If you are moving your furniture or household goods from Saint Louis 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 long distance 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 - Get Licensing Info for Long Distance Movers