Planning for self move? Certainly is a good option when you planned everything well, you can't say self move will be cheaper than hiring the professional’s even self move can exceed the professionals cost if you don't take care of some features, like the fuel cost. Large moving truck can only go around 8 to 14 miles on per gallon but small vans and pick up have better mileage than these. Whether you are moving long distance or short Packers and Movers in Kolkata have tips for how to save fuel cost when renting a #moving truck.
Which truck if fuel efficient?
When you are searching for renting a truck, choose the truck which is fuel efficient.
Truck rental company can give you a rough idea about the mileage of the truck, in per gallon what distance it will cover which you can compare with others and choose the best, also if your work can be done by smaller size truck or van go for that instead of larger one because in comparison they will consume less fuel. Just like while moving we compare Movers facilities and cost with each other and choose which suits best to our need follow the same over here.
Plan in advance:
Planning the moving route before the moving day is the key to avoid any unnecessary wastage of fuel. Study the route and plan in advance to reduce the travelling time, this way you can avoid, road constructions and any wrong turns. Packers And Movers Tollygunge kolkata Assessing the things you Wanna move on time is must so you can choose the right size truck for your move and can avoid multiple trips and if you are moving long distance than having smaller truck than you need can create a problematic situation, you will be stuck in the middle, even if you book bigger size truck you may have to delay your moving day date and may have to pay higher than an usual price due to the urgency.
If you are looking for moving services you can contact #Local #Packers and #Movers in #Kolkata they have facility of shared as well as private truck #transportation services. In shared your goods will be transported with other customer and in private the whole truck space will be yours.
Turn off A.C.
If you are moving in summer season but the heat is bearable then roll tour window down and avoid using A.C if you Wanna make your truck fuel efficient. We all know running a vehicle A.C. is the main contributor to disturb the fuel efficiency. Also according to some studies it is found rolling down your window when you running in speed on the highway can be a fuel efficient technique.
Don't let your engine on when parked.
Whatever you do don't let your rental truck engines on when you are not driving. Moving in a cold weather can tempt you to leave the car engine on for getting the hotwaves. According the studies when your car is driven the engine will warm up and it will allow the heat to turn on sooner and will lower your fuel cost. Also if you are looking for safe and well secured storage unit in Kolkata you may contact Local Movers and Packers in Kolkata, they have- 24/7 guard facility, well gated, C.C.T.V camera and some climate control units.
Speeding will increase your fuel consumption and decrease its economy so it’s better to drive your truck within the conservative limit. Every vehicle has their own optimum limit of fuel economy but on an average vehicle gas mileage rapidly decrease above 50 mileages. You can control your truck speed with the cruise control, but firstly you have to ask your rental company, this feature allows drivers to avoid unnecessary accelerations and deceleration.
Lower the load the better it will be:
More item will make your truck heavier ultimately which will have impact your fuel and on #moving #cost. If we look up on survey every 100 pound of weight in truck can decrease the truck efficiency by around 1%. So hauling a rooftop cargo can affect your fuel efficiency by 6% to 8 % when driving in city, 6% to 17% when driving on a highway. Check out moving and packing guide from Packers And Movers Kolkata to Muzaffarpur regarding how to get rid of your unwanted items and two ways to clean your junk before you move. The very first step of every move is too plan well and second is making the inventory of what to take and what you can leave, leaving the load behind is best for your pocket and remembers to mark or label well what you are taking for making your post move job easy.
Also before you rent a truck it's better to check it's condition, also avoid too old and too new truck renting. If you are looking for more amazing guide on moving do check Movers and Packers in Kolkata page and make your Move a happy and sound move.