moving tips

  • Keep all of your important papers, and medicine accessible during the move.
  • Baby necessities need to be kept seperate.
  • Put fragile items in durable boxes.
  • Remove all breakables from dresser drawers, but leave non-breakables.
  • Place books in small boxes.
  • Let the movers know if rugs will be laid down at new the house, so they can load the rugs accordingly.
  • Make sure the refrigerator is emptied.
  • Have predetermined locations for the furniture at the new house.
  • Check your dryer outlet at the new house to make sure it is compatible with your dryer plug.
  • Somebody should be at the new house to direct the movers.
  • Place cushions and pillows in bags or boxes.
  • Make sure the boxes are marked accordingly.
  • Just relax and allow Coastal Moving to take care of your moving needs!

These are just a few tips to help your moving process along. If you have any questions that are not answered here, please feel free to contact Coastal Moving.


We charge an hourly rate based on how many men, and trucks are being used on your move. The hourly rate also includes gas, and any labor involved in the move. There will not be any hidden fees or charges at the end of the move. Here at Coastal Moving we pride ourselves on integrity and completive prices.