To calculate the volume of your move you can use the moving space calculator shown above. Using it is quite simple, it goes as follows:
As mentioned before, being able to provide moving companies with the total volume of your move allows them to offer you the most accurate quotes possible. This not only saves you time, but also gives you the opportunity to compare moving prices offered by different movers that are based on the same type of complete information.
Do keep in mind that the moving space calculator only provides you with an approximate of the total volume of your move, so a moving company will likely request to perform a home visit so they can assess your belongings themselves.
When using our moving space calculator, you’ll encounter that you can also add boxes of diverse sizes into the list of items you wish to move. To better understand the volume that these boxes represent as well as how many of them make up one cubic foot, you can see a comparison of the most frequent box sizes used by moving companies below.
|Moving Box Type||Size||One Cubic Foot|
|Small moving box||16 inches x 12 inches x 12 inches||18 small moving boxes|
|Medium-sized moving box||18 inches x 18 inches x 16 inches||12 medium-sized moving boxes|
|Large moving box||18 inches x 18 inches x 24 inches||6 large moving boxes|
We hope that through the help of our moving space calculator you easily managed to find out the volume of your move and that you could use such to determine your next steps. We’d like to remind you that you can get up to five free moving quotes by filling out the quote form on our site. If you’re in need of some extra help, we got your back! Check out the articles linked below –they’ll be of great help!