Moving Tips and Resources

Moving Tips

Family of 4 Unpacking Allied boxesUse Dunmar’s moving tips and tools to make sure you are fully prepared for your upcoming Virginia move. We provide a variety of materials to assist you throughout the move process, from the planning to the packing! Read our moving tips and tools to educate yourself on what you should know and expect for the move. Click on the links below to browse our different moving tips and guides:

Moving Countdown: Learn the proper way to plan your move, from when to choose a mover to what to do on the actual move day, with our moving countdown.

Packing Tips: Packing yourself? We provide helpful tips for packing and protecting your household goods for secure transport.

Non-Transportable Items: Make sure to leave certain things behind. Click here to read about items that are prohibited or not recommended to be moved with your shipment.

What To Expect

Video Resources

Video: What to Know About Self-Storage

Video: Damaged Items? How to File a Claim After Moving

Video: Moving Papers & Terminology

Video: Packing for Your Move

Video: Top Seven Ways to Save Money on Your Move

Video: How to Set Up a Moving Budget

Video: What is the Best Time to Move?

Video: DIY Moving vs. Hiring Professionals

Video: Interstate vs. Intrastate Moves

Video: Extra Fees on Your Moving Bill? How to Prevent Them

Video: What NOT to Pack on Moving Day

Video: The Moving Experience

Video: Valuation

Video: What’s the Big Deal About In-House Estimates? How to Pick the Best One for Your Move.

Video: 10 Common Mistakes You Can Avoid When Hiring Your Movers

Other Resources

Below you will find links and documents from Allied and the Department of Transportation to reference. Please contact Dunmar if you have any questions or concerns regarding any of these documents at 1-800-849-3399.

Allied References

Department of Transportation