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- Yea W.
This review is based on my long distance move from Silicon Valley, CA to Dallas, TX. It took me a month to post because I've been so occupied with settling into our new place and adjusting to the new environment.... read more12/21/2015Jason K.
We were moving from Texas to California and needed to get our car shipped to our new home. We contacted Trico on Monday they picked it up on Saturday then delivered it on Monday. Couldn't ask for a faster service.... read more12/10/2017
- Patricio S.
This is the second time I've used them, the first was already amazing but this time they even exceeded the last. I've had Mathias lead the crew that has came out and each time they were so fast and professional.... read more12/29/2016Ada M.
I used Trico to ship a car from TX to CA. The company did an excellent job! Their service was on target from beginning to end. From my initial email contact, pick-up, and delivery, each staff that I interacted with... read more11/20/2017Michela P.
Moving seems like a drag that puts a dent in your wallet but Trico made it their mission to make this as easy on me as possible. I used them because my friend referred me after her pleasant experience. The... read more2/09/2016
- Salon W.
Matthew was my agent, who I am happy to write a nice review for. We moved to the East Coast this October. Everything went smoothly as I opted for the full packing service move. If you are moving a very... read more12/02/2016Heytzel B.
Before I begin this review and tell you about the great experience provided to me by Trico Long Distance, I must ask you to ask yourself what are your priorities. Do you want to hire a company with high-tech technology... read more3/28/2016
- Jasmin C.
Relocated from Houston to San Diego...the guys in San Diego were absolutely amazing! They were the most efficient movers I have ever had. While in Houston they came to my flat to assess and provide estimate. They then came and... read more6/05/2018
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Moving from Texas to Virginia with Trico Long Distance Movers
We assume that there are many people who dream about living in Texas, but, for you, Virginia sounds better for one reason or another. You have spent enough time in Texas and now you’re ready to start planning your long distance move. That’s great. However, it can be also quite challenging to take such a step. So, what should you do? It’s quite simple, actually – you just need to find professional long distance movers and let them take care of your relocation. You must be looking for professional Texas movers who can take care of your entire move by providing you with the adequate long distance moving services. You’re in luck – Trico Long Distance Movers can provide you with top-notch services.
Our moving company has many years of experience moving a house, businesses, and vehicles to many parts of the country so you know that we can easily help you to move to and from anywhere in the US. We will provide you with moving supplies, moving tips and moving checklists that will help you to pack all of your belongings and keep them safe during the whole relocation.
Our reliable Texas movers have valuable experience when it comes to organizing long distance moves, so that you can relax. We can move your entire household, your office, transport your vehicle, etc. And what about packing? Don’t worry – we’ve got that covered, as well. With our highly-trained long distance movers by your side, you can rest assured all your belongings will be adequately packed for transport. If you have any questions regarding your long distance move in particular, do not hesitate to get in touch with one of our representatives who will gladly provide you with all the answers you need.
Among the many moving services that you can count on if you decide to give our Texas movers a chance is auto transport. We ship all types of vehicles and have been doing it for years now, giving us the experience we need to make sure that your car is safely transported. You can rely on our auto transport services wherever in the United States you decide to move to in the end. When it comes to long distance car shipping, we offer both open trailer shipping and enclosed trailer shipping, all you have to do is choose how you would like your car transported. Besides that you won’t have lift a finger and your vehicle will be awaiting you at the designated location, safe and sound.
But, before you give us a call, read on to learn more about the things that Virginia such a great place. The great news is that with our long distance movers at your disposal, you can get there in no time.
If you’re considering living in Virginia you’ll find that there are a number of good reasons for moving to that state. You’ve probably already realized the advantages of making the move. But it sometimes takes a long time to decide if relocating is the right thing to do, so it’s a good idea to take a while to think about the details before you decide if it’s right for you.
Each year, a lot of people move to new homes in the United States. Around 12 percent of the population, or about 35 million people, leave their current residence for a new domicile. A number of families and individuals from across the country relocate to Virginia, and they often find that it can be an exciting adventure.
If you’re new to Virginia, there are many new sights and experiences in store for you. Numerous guidebooks and online sites supply an almost endless inventory of information about every conceivable benefit that the state offers.
Among your first decisions will be selecting the best places to live in Virginia. Do you prefer life in the city, a small town or in the country? You can find a variety of options that will fit the kind of environment that suits you best. The next step is to choose several different locations that fit your preferences, and then look at the advantages that each provides. If you have friends or relatives you’d like to be near, that can help you narrow down the options. They can also probably help you make a good decision by providing advice and inside information.
Once you’ve considered the many advantages and opportunities the state offers, you’ll probably be asking yourself, should I move to Virginia, to another state that’s also interesting, or should I stay in my current state? It all depends on your reasons for moving. Sometimes your circumstance can help to make your choices clear. If you’re relocating for a new job, for instance, that makes your decision easier. Otherwise, you must weigh the benefits that you’ll reap by making the move.
Economic decisions always play a role when it comes to making a move, so you’ll, of course, want to consider the cost of living in Virginia. Taxes, fees, the price of real estate and many other factors determine how far your money will go in any geographic location. You can look at the cost of food, utilities and other day-to-day or year-to-year expenses and make your own calculations. Or, find an online cost-of-living calculator and let it do the work for you.
There’s a great deal of information that you’ll want to consider if you’d like to move to Virginia, and that may take a bit or research on your part. The time you invest in finding the facts will be worthwhile, most likely. Should you decide to make the move you’ll feel more confident about your decision, and you’ll likely have a good idea of what to expect in your new home.
Registering a Car in Virginia and Getting a Virginia Driver’s License
It can be challenging to get around almost everywhere without your own source of transportation, so it’s a good idea to ensure that you know the rules of the road and any new regulations that you’ll be obliged to follow. When you’re moving to Virginia, the DMV will likely be among the many stops you’ll want to make as soon as you begin to get settled. Start out by looking at the Virginia.gov DMV website. It supplies a lot of the information you’ll need to know and can save you a lot of time.
You’re probably most interested in finding out the facts about transferring your car registration, such as how much it will cost and how soon you must make a transfer after becoming a resident of the state. Fortunately, you can find all of that information online.
Another top question for motorists taking up residence in the state is what do I have to do about my driver’s license? Again, you’ll find all of the facts that you need to know on the government site. In addition, you can learn about all of the rules associated with registering a car in Virginia.
Moving to Virginia with Guns
If you’re an outdoorsman and are moving to Virginia with guns, you’ll want to know what regulations and licensing procedures you’re facing.
Virginia has age restrictions on the possession of firearms and some people are prohibited from possessing firearms due to certain criminal convictions. Licensed dealers must have the Virginia State Police conduct a background check prior to completing the sale of certain firearms. Persons who are not in the business of selling firearms, but make occasional, private sales, are not required to perform a background check before selling their firearms. Before July 1, 2012, a person could not purchase more than one handgun per 30-day period, though some exceptions applied; most significantly, holders of valid Concealed Handgun Permits (CHP) from Virginia were exempt from this restriction.
Open carry of a handgun without a permit is legal in Virginia at age 18, withstanding other applicable laws. Concealed carry of a handgun is allowed for persons who hold a valid CHP (concealed handgun permit), comply with certain restrictions, or who hold certain positions.
You may find that the gun laws in Virginia are more lenient or more restrictive that the laws in the state that you are moving from. In either case, it’s a good idea to contact your local law enforcement agency to ensure that you’re getting the most up-to-date rules and regulations, whether you’re moving to Virginia with a handgun rifle or shotgun.
5 Ultimate Tips for Moving to Virginia
Relocating to a new state can be a tricky business, so you’ll certainly benefit by picking up any tips to make moving to Virginia a little easier. Here’s a handful of items that will help you get started:
- Traffic is a common topic of discussion.
- The Washington Redskins play in Maryland, but their football training facility is in Ashburn, VA. The Washington Capitals play in D.C. at the Verizon Center but practice at their hockey facility in Ballston. The Washington Wizards are our NBA team, and our MLS soccer team is D.C. United, which plays at RFK Stadium in D.C.
- Virginia’s population is very diverse. Virtually every nationality is represented. Benefits of this immigration are the multitude of authentic restaurants, grocery stores, bakeries, and cultural events.
- There is plenty of U. S. history to see. You can start along the Potomac River at Mt. Vernon in Alexandria to the Manassas National Battlefields. There is also a Smithsonian Air and Space Museum next to Dulles Airport.
- We have two major airports. Dulles International Airport offers direct flights around the world by virtually every international airline, and is a major United Airlines domestic hub. Reagan National Airport offers domestic flights and is the most accessible to D.C.
It’s never exactly easy to make such a big decision as moving, particularly if you plan to move to another part of the country that’s far away. You should take your time when choosing the right Texas movers for your relocation. Whatever it is that’s troubling you, don’t forget that you can always count on our long distance movers to help you out. So don’t hesitate to contact Trico Long Distance Movers as soon as you decide to move.