No one loves all the work involved in moving out of state. But if you’re willing to take the time to research and manage the details, you’re much more likely to have a smooth move and begin your new life on a positive note. Get started with this list of to-dos and how-to tips.
When you’re facing a major move, choosing a cross-country mover is one of the toughest decisions you’ll make. Use these questions to help set your priorities and guide the process.
Currently, Florida is the top state to move to and California is the top state to leave. If you count yourself among the tens of thousands of Californians choosing to swap the West Coast for the Gulf Coast (or the Atlantic Coast), you’re in the right place. In this guide, we’re going to cover everything you need to know before moving to Florida. From the best cities, local climate, lifestyle, and cost of living, to how to actually make the move a reality. Let’s jump in!
Want to get an idea of how cross country moving costs compare for traditional full-service movers, rental trucks, and portable containers? Read on to find cost examples for long-distance moves from 1,000 to 2,800 miles and shorter moves from 100 to 500 miles. We also cover the factors that affect long distance moving costs, plus pros and cons of the different options.
Moving across the country is exciting — so much to look forward to, from the journey to your final destination. It’s also different from any other move you’ll make. Before you pack up your car and head out, learn a few lessons from someone who’s done it before.
Moving is overwhelming under the best of circumstances. Add some distance to the move and you’re adding even more stress. Want to know how to move out of state and manage to keep your cool and keep things moving at the same time? Take advantage of this moving-out-of-state checklist.
A long-distance move has a lot of moving parts, so it often takes longer to plan and conduct — and flexibility is a must. Some smart advance preparation and a company with a stellar reputation for efficiency and flexibility can be the difference between disaster and success. See how PODS can be that company that helps to get your things where you want them, on time, in good shape, and at the price you want to pay.
Shipping household items is one thing, but transporting a car across state lines requires a little more research and prep work to ensure you’re in good hands. To make things easier, we’ve compiled some tried-and-true advice from people who’ve been through the experience. Take a look.
Making a long-distance move and wondering what to do with your car? Car shipping isn’t usually handled by instantly recognizable household names, so you may not know where to start or who to trust. That’s where we come in. Take a look at these seven lessons a couple of PODS employees learned firsthand when shipping their cars.