|Find the truck
|Capacity||1-2 rooms||1-2 rooms||3-4 rooms||5-8 rooms|
|Gross Vehicle Weight (GVW)||7,200 lbs.||8,600 lbs.||11,500 lbs.||25,500 lbs.|
|Payload Weight||2,200 lbs.||3,100 lbs.||3,400 lbs.||12,000 lbs.|
|Clearance||8 6″||9 0″||11 6″||13 6″|
|Rear Door (Height)
|Load Ramp Width||NA||NA||2 3″||2 4″|
|No Wheel Wells|
|Dual Faced Mirrors|
|Tie Down Slats|
|Seat Belts / Seats||2||2||2||3|
|Fuel Tank||35 Gallon||35 Gallon||35 Gallon||55 Gallon|
|Lift-gate||Business use only||Business use only|
Pennsylvania moving truck rental is a fantastic option if you need to transport your furniture and boxes to your new home at a minimal cost. So many people consider the use of PA truck rental as a viable option because it will allow you to have your own means of transportation for everything within your home.
One of the greatest considerations in renting a truck is the condition of the vehicle that you will be using. You can talk to your moving service beforehand to ask what sizes of truck are available, and it is also important to take the documentation that they give you to check all areas of the truck to make sure that it is in the best condition. One reason that this is so important when working with Pennsylvania movers is that you don’t want to be liable for any damage to the truck if it was already there. Most likely, you will be given some type of documentation to work with to mark down the condition of the tires, odometer, locks, windows, and body of the vehicle in case it is already dented or scratched.
After that, your moving service can give you advice on the best way to pack. As an example, it’s often difficult to pack crystal and stemware to prevent it from breaking, especially if it will be going into a rental truck. If you are packing crystal, make sure to put the largest items in the bottom of the box, and then placed newspaper between the plates. This is a method that can be used to stack crystal or china to prevent it from rubbing together in shipping. It’s also a helpful idea and tip when moving to stack all plates on their ends, but not flat on the bottom of the carton. This will prevent pressure building up on each plate to break fragile china, and it will also keep them from touching each other and cracking within the relocation.
If you are packing stemware, that is something that can be highly delicate. Make sure to roll the stemware completely in newspaper to protect all areas, and mark all boxes carrying glass and china as fragile so that it can be handled with care when loaded onto the moving truck. This is something that not many people think about it in relocation, but there can be nothing more frustrating than moving and having your valuables break in the process.
Luckily, this is something that can be easily prevented when packing, especially in the way that you load up your Pennsylvania rental truck. This is something that the service that you work with can advise you on, and they can also give you clear direction on the best way to pack so that there is minimal breakage and damage to your possessions. What a relief! If you are interested in a no obligation estimate on our services, please leave us your contact data, which we will never disclose without your knowledge.