Unlike a local moving house, you are more likely to need the services of a professional long distance moving company. Friends and family can help you pack, but they may not be willing to travel to your new home and back.

These industry experts will perform heavy lifting with ease and protect all your belongings, regardless of size or value, from damage. Long distance movers come to your door prepared with the materials, equipment and transportation to move you in a timely and efficient manner.

When considering your options between hiring full-service removals or moving on your own, consider that the moving company will take care of:

  • Proper boxes and packaging material
  • Prepare your belongings safely
  • Move your furniture and move boxes from your home
  • Load the furniture and move the boxes to a moving truck or van
  • Drive your belongings to their destination
  • Unload your furniture and boxes from the moving truck
  • Bring all your stuff into your new home
  • Assembling furniture in your new home
  • Unpack and place your belongings where they need to be

If you’re moving to another state, or to a new home that’s more than 100 miles, it is defined as a long distance move. A move of this scope can be challenging and will take a good amount of planning on your déménagement résidentiel

How much does a long distance move cost?

The final cost of a long distance move can vary considerably. After all, a 200-mile move from New York City to Baltimore, MD and a 2,000-mile move from the same origin to Albuquerque, NM are both considered long distance. The cost of a long distance move is typically based on these primary factors: