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12 items movers won't move

By: Allie Johnson on April 6, 2016, 1:45 p.m.
Some moving companies may refuse to move these 12 items.

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Move it or lose it

Planning for a big move? You’re likely stocking up on boxes and tape and fretting about breakables surviving the trip. But there’s something else you need to plan for: All the things your moving company won’t take.

Most moving companies will give customers a list of “non-allowables” — items movers won’t transport due to safety and liability issues. Some movers may not take these 12 items because they’re flammable, toxic, messy or just plain risky.