Moving requires experience. Hiring a moving company may not be as expensive as you think. It is definitely worth getting an estimate for larger or long-distance moves.
For long-distance moves, the cost is typically based on the cubic feet of your items.
Local moves are estimated per number of moving staff, size of the move, distance of the move and how many hours the move will take.
Hiring a professional, insured moving company may actually save money, time, stress, and physical strain.