Local Moving Services - Registration, Regulations and Rules
If you are moving within the state of Ohio, or doing a short distance move from West Chester OH, 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 West Chester OH to any city also in Ohio go to Mover Licensing Requirements in OH.
How Many Hours For Local Moving - West Chester, OH
About how many hours should it take for dependable movers to do a local move in the West Chester OH area? For 4 to 5 rooms of furniture and items moving from a 3rd floor apartment with elevator and a long hallway to a 2nd floor apartment with elevator it should take 1 truck and 3 men from 5 to 6 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 West Chester OH mover. So be sure to go to Get Moving Quotes
to compare West Chester movers.
Nationwide Moving West Chester OH - Licensing, Registration and Regulations
If you are moving your personal property from West Chester OH
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 - Find Out About Out Of State Movers