Tips for your Upcoming Long Distance Move This Summer!

Long-distance relocations can be challenging and require proper planning for the best results. If you plan to move this summer, you may be curious about how you can make the process go smoother. 

As a long-distance mover, we have helped numerous customers with their moving needs. This article will provide some helpful tips for your upcoming long-distance move. 

Planning the Move Early

Every successful relocation requires extensive planning that starts early before the moving day. By planning early, you can resolve any problems and ensure that everything is ready for the moving date. 

An easy way to track your relocation is to create a checklist of the tasks you need to complete. Once you have checked off all the boxes, you can feel confident that you are ready for the relocation. 

Utilizing Packing Strategies 

Packing will likely take the longest to complete leading up to your moving day. However, you should not rush this process and ensure that your belongings are protected with materials like packing paper or bubble rolls. 

Additionally, if you are moving during the summer, you should be mindful of heat-sensitive items. Perishable items should be taken with you and placed in a cool environment or discarded if not possible. 

Hire the Right Moving Company 

The most important tip that you can follow on this list is to hire the right moving company for your relocation. An experienced mover will know how to handle your long-distance relocation and allow you to relax during the process.

Some of the characteristics of a reputable mover are:

  • Positive Reviews and Recommendations
  • Proper Licensing and Insurance 
  • Transparent Estimates
  • Professional Communication

Settling Into Your New Home

Once you have arrived at your new residence, you can settle in quicker by unpacking the essentials first. After unpacking essential items, you can slowly unpack boxes based on the rooms in your home.

If the transition is stressful for your children or pets, you should work to establish a routine. The familiarity of the routine will help them settle in and get used to the new surroundings. 

Request a Free Moving and Storage Estimate Today

Boyer-Rosene is a trusted residential moving company with decades of experience helping Chicago residents. If you want an expertly planned relocation, we are the team you need by your side. 

Contact us today to request a free pricing estimate and learn more about our service options. Call to speak with one of our friendly representatives or fill out the online quote form.