When moving long distance it’s imperative that you know the weight of your own load. By doing so your able to make an informed decision and pick the right company for the right price. Listed bellow is the avg weight of most dwellings and a list of weight calculators so so you can compare results. Professional movers are able to pack approx. 7lbs of goods per cubic foot, this means your average 26ft 5 Ton truck should be able to carry ~12000lbs of goods.
|Type of Dwelling||Average Weight in Pounds|
|1 Bedroom apartment||3,500 lbs|
|2 Bedroom apartment||3,500 to 5,000 lbs|
|2 Bedroom house||5,000 to 7,500 lbs|
|3 Bedroom house||7,500 to 10,000 lbs|
|4 Bedroom house||10,000 to 15,000 lbs|