With plenty of experience moving families across different time zones, relocation companies can help your long-distance move go smoothly. Before the moving truck arrives, though, there are a lot of things that you can do to make sure things are organized. By using a few simple moving tricks, you can streamline your move and keep costs down.

In the article “Tips From the Small Move Experts Before You Start Packing” from The Magazine of Santa Clarita, you can learn some space-saving techniques that can even help you earn some extra cash. If you start early enough, you can sell unwanted items on eBay, ship boxes of clothing to your new address and donate things to charity.