C&M Moving & Storage Houston

The Ultimate Moving Guide from the Moving Experts – Free E-Book

A client once asked us, “I am getting ready to move for the first time in many years. I am a little nervous – and am afraid that I might forget some details. Do you have any advice?”

In preparing for a move, infrequent movers should indeed research all aspects. You can never be too careful in selecting a quality moving company, or in storing and packing your personal items. We recommend getting to know your moving company first hand – to be sure you are comfortable with their moving and storage procedures.

Ask around, as a company’s reputation is the best source of information. “On the Move – The Ultimate Moving Guide from the Moving Experts”, C&M Moving and Storages’ new e-book, is a great source for helpful tips and advice for first time movers, as well as experienced ones.

Below is the table of contents from the e-book, to give you an idea of all the great information you’ll find! Fill out the form to the right to download the e-book.

  • Planning Your Move…1
  • Where Should You Start…1
  • Budgeting…3
  • The Hidden Cost of Moving…3
  • Moving Industry Price Guide…5
  • Understanding the Moving Industry Tariff…8
  • Saving Money On Your Move…9
  • Should You Pay In Advance…10
  • Downsizing Your Possessions…11
  • The Garage Sale…12
  • Qube Sheet…13
  • Movers Bid Evaluation Form…15
  • Packing and Materials…17
  • Preparing Major Appliances…18
  • Handling the Moving Day…19
  • Quick Tips…19
  • Finishing Up the Moving Process…20
  • Moving Your Own Stuff…20
  • Timing Your Arrival…21
  • Post Move Issues…22
  • Insurance for Your Move…22
  • Special Circumstances…24
  • Moving with Children…25
  • Moving with Pets…27
  • Moving Plants…29
  • A Quick Self Moving Guide…30
  • Seven Things You Should Know About Moving…32
  • FAQ…34
  • Consumer Handbook…39