Long Distance moving is conducted successfully by hundreds of movers each and every month. But long distance moving is also a long and elaborate process and proper preparation is required. While your goods are transferred from state to state, they may be placed in storage facilities, transferred from one truck to another and loaded and off-loaded several times. Proper packing is essential for the protection of your shipment. While it is recommended to have a professional moving company do all the packing for you, here are some helpful tips that may help you with the packing process, should you decide to perform it yourself.
Order Good Quality Packing Materials
Order new and good quality packing materials and try to avoid packing used, or torn boxes. The moving service you will select will probably be able to assist you with ordering all the packing materials and boxes you will need. Some moving service providers can also arrange a box delivery and deliver materials to your doorstep.Start Early
Don’t wait until the very last minute. Packing for long distance moving should begin at least four to six weeks before the pick up date .