When moving houses you generally need to attend to three important aspects. First, you need to find a new home. Then you should look into packing your things. And lastly, you need to get settled in your new home.
All of these things take time and effort. And so the whole move should really be well planned. It would also help if you start preparing early. So if for example you get a job transfer, you should try find out more about the place. This will help you find a new home faster. If you have kids, this will also enable you to find good schools. A more peaceful and safer location is important. Of course, you need to be where all required amenities are as well.
In terms of packing, it's important that you start sorting your things early so you can get enough packing materials. It's important to stress that you should only use sturdy boxes and appropriate packing materials if you want to protect your things from damage. And it's important to label the boxes so you will know where each box should go to once you arrive your new address.
To make the packing more convenient, you can hire a removals company to do it. If you want to save money though you can hire them to just transport your things. But this would only make things easier if you hire the right removals company.
When you get to your new home, unpack the kitchen first so you can prepare food when it's needed. Then the bedroom should come next so you will have comfortable beds at night. Some entertainment would also be useful to keep the kids busy.