If you want to save on moving costs, the surest way to do so is to do everything yourself. Aside from the actual rental truck and fuel costs, you really only have to worry about boxes and packing equipment. But with handling things yourselves comes a lot more physical and logistical work. If you live in an apartment, chances are you don’t have nearly as many possessions as living in a larger single family home, but we could be wrong. You have to assess your needs, budget, time, etc. Here are the pros and cons of doing your own move.