Long Distance Moving Pinellas Park FL - Regulations
If you are moving your personal property or household goods from Pinellas Park FL
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 - Research State To State Movers
Short Distance or In State Moving Companies - Licensing and Rules
If you are moving within the state of Florida, or doing a short distance move from Pinellas Park FL, 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 Pinellas Park FL to any city also in Florida go to Mover Licensing Requirements in FL.
How Many Hours For Local Moving - Pinellas Park, FL
How much time should it take for professional movers to do a local move in the Pinellas Park FL area? For 6 to 7 rooms of furniture and items moving from a 2 story home to a 3rd floor apartment with stairs it should take 2 trucks and 3 men about 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 Pinellas Park FL mover. So be sure to go to Get Moving Quotes
to compare Pinellas Park movers.