Definitely there a lot of advantages when one works with a team and an experienced leadership. Teams push themselves and accomplish far more when working together. The same concept applies to moving; when you combine your personal goods and belongings of a home with other customers you can take advantage of efficiencies that are not available when your schedule a private move. One of the biggest benefits right off the top will be a lower cost out of pocket.
There are number of factors you need to keep in mind when choosing to participate in a shared load move versus your own. These include the time of delivery, how the goods will be packaged in shipping, and the length of duration impact on risk (i.e. more moving around which can statistically result in additional wear and tear).
Given all the above, many clients wonder if there is any advantage to shared load, but when they see the different in cost, it can make quite an impression. And that can overcome a lot of the concerns about the above risks or at least make them a lot more tolerable.
How do house movers provide such a difference in savings? The economies happen by storing as much as possible in as few vehicles as possible for the same trip. This means a reduction in labor, fuel and vehicle costs, which can be considerable. It’s also the reason why private trips cost much more because the shipper has to make up for the considerable cost of one trip that can be spread across multiple accounts and customers.
Share load furniture removals and moving are not for everyone, but for those working on a budget or with home goods that aren’t such a big worry and durable, it can be a very smart way to move with a far smaller outlay of financial commitment involved. That can then mean more ability to settle in at a new location versus feeling strapped after a big hit. To find out more about whether a shared load approach is right for your situation give Megashift Logistics a call or drop a text or email.