Helpful Hints When Moving Household Goods
When moving long distance, not everything can be packed on the moving truck. In most cases Cento Family Moving & Storage cannot transport perishable items, including produce, plants, frozen or refrigerated foods and open or half-used food containers. Exceptions may be made if your move is less than 150 miles and items will be delivered within 24 hours of loading with no in-transit servicing. These exceptions are made at the agent’s discretion and require food to be properly packed.
Additionally, many common household items are not safe for transport under any circumstances. For the safety of your family, Cento Family Moving & Storage movers and others on the road, we cannot transport hazardous items, including explosives, flammable gases and toxic substances.
Nail polish remover
Charcoal lighter fluid
With long-distance moving, food items will not be allowed by movers. This is because the food will not keep and could attract rats and other pests that might damage your property.
Some perishable type items include those listed below:
including all fruits or vegetables.
Opened food products
Plants, including indoor