Moving, whether it is long or short in distance, can be stressful. Anyone who has ever had to move long distance is very aware of how overwhelming it can be.
The best thing you can do is prepare by getting quotes. Find moving companies willing to give you a good price for the long distance move you are about to undertake. Make certain that you compare moving companies in order to find the best one. A few things you might be asked about your long distance move are how many miles will it be, do you have stairs in your current or new home, how many rooms are there, and will you have both boxes and large furniture? You might also be asked if you are moving a car, since some moving companies can even handle this element of your move.
Packing for the move is certainly something to pay attention to. You do not want to pack with a hectic attitude, so look through everything you have at the home and find what you can discard, sell or give away. After this make certain that you gather like items together to pack, such as books. Once you get all of the books packed, look for other items that you do not need up until the day you move. If you truly dread the packing process, hire a moving company that does the packing for you. Full service moving companies mean that you do not have to do your own packing.