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April 04, 2022

Tips for Your Next Long-Distance Move from A Reputable Moving Company in Denver

packing for a long-distance moveBy Julie DeLong, A-1 Freeman Moving Group 

As professional movers in Denver, we know that moving long-distance across the country is rather tense, to put it mildly. For the success of your upcoming cross-country move to be assured, the best option is for you to employ a master plan of what you are going to do each and every step of the way.

Thankfully, there are numerous recommendations that makes your long-distance move a little bit less difficult and less disorderly. They include things like:

1. Develop a moving schedule ASAP

You're just about to move all you own a good number of miles away. That sort of giant task needs a specific strategy! Make a note of each moving-related job that needs to be completed and after that arrange the tasks in order of importance.

A moving checklist can help you manage your time perfectly and ensure everything is in the right position prior to and after moving.

2. Lighten your load

With long-distance moves, the cost of your move is usually based on the weight of the items you will need moved. The more things you have, the more you wind up paying. Therefore, it's recommended that you first go through your things and choose what to keep and what to get rid of.

Set things aside to sell or donate and throw away things that are damaged or worn out. By doing this, you will save time on packing along with money on travel-related supplies.

3. Get several moving estimates provided by trustworthy moving companies

One of the best ways to move cross country is through a trusted moving company in Denver. Even so, before you decide to work with a moving company in Denver, make sure to obtain in-home estimates from several diverse companies to compare. A moving representative should be able to visit your house (or talk with you through video call) and conduct a visual survey of all the belongings you will be moving. This allows them to provide you with an accurate estimate for your move.

4. Ensure your mover is properly insured and licensed

It's very unfortunate that in today's world, rogue movers are on the increase. To prevent yourself from slipping into one of these moving scams, verify that your professional mover in Denver is licensed through looking them up in the FMCSA's database with their U.S. DOT number.

5. Update essential documents such as your license

Changing your address incorporates updating your information in several spots. It gets even more complex when making a long-distance move. You should update your driver's registration and also license as well as other important documents.

6. Packing

Packing can be an arduous task, especially for a long-distance move. It is a complicated endeavor which will require meticulous planning, time, and plenty of help, frequently from friends or family. If not accomplished properly, this is one of the most critical areas in the moving process which may result in a disaster.

The good thing is, hiring professional movers in Denver to pack your items can aid in eliminating a lot of stress and provide you with an opportunity to concentrate on other tasks. Professional packing saves you more time as well as ensures the safe transport of your precious things to your new house.

7. Chill out and unwind

Moving your entire life will be both a process and a obligation. Therefore, an excellent thing to do in the course of such times is to settle down. At the conclusion of the day, your belongings will be packed, and all the things will arrive at your new residence. A go-with-the-flow mind state may also help you sleep well at night.

At A-1 Freeman Moving Group, we understand that moving across several states is usually stressful. Therefore, we are dedicated to moving you smoothly and also damage free across the country without having hiccups, no headaches, and no hang-ups. Contact us today to find out more as well as start your free estimate.


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The Mickelson Family
The Mickelson Family
Best. Move. Ever!
Very pleased with the overall respect and care the men gave to my possessions. Even mailing me very quickly the only thing lost in transit. Would recommend to anyone needing a long distant move.
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