Are you moving house? The job is not simple and leads to stress in packing and moving things to the new house. Fist thing to do is to prepare a checklist that reminds you the work to be done.Search for the right estate agent to put your house for rent or sale. Make a visit to the new area before you shift and choose according to the important places like schools, shopping etc... If you are moving abroad, Then you have to consider the tax issues also. So spend some time with the tax officer for social security.Make sure you contact the health insurance and update the change of address with them that helps in avoiding the health issues after moving to a different location. You need to apply for a new gas connection in that area and you can also cut the luggages by sorting older clothes and giving to any organizations. Portable storage units are offered by the moving company and you can make use of it, It is more affordable and easy to handle.No driving and fuel cost is required when you choose a portable storage container.the storage unit will exactly remain the same way as you pack them so that you can identify the items where you placed.The container is locked safely and the key is handled to you. Make proper arrangements for power, gas and phone connections before you move. If you have pets prepare them for the new environment.