There is a general perception that hiring a professional moving company is always expensive. However, that is not always the case. You owe it to yourself to contact as many NC movers as you can and get price quotes from all of them. You will find that the prices charged by moving companies for the same amount of work can tend to vary drastically. It will not cost you anything to shop around. You literally have nothing to lose and everything to gain. Do not pay more than you need to. You should only hire a moving company with reasonable rates.