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Szelin - December 2018 Feb, 2019
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Very handy moving home checklist for your next home move

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Two months before moving home checklist

  • Sort through all the contents of wardrobes, drawers and cupboards to clean out what you don’t want to keep. Arrange a garage sale, or give unwanted items to charity.
  • Inventory everything of value you plan to move and determine replacement values for insurance purposes.
  • Obtain estimates from several moving companies and choose one.

Six weeks before moving home checklist

  • If moving out of town, make travel arrangements with your local relocations moving company.
  • Notify your children’s schools of the move and contact new schools for enrolment information.
  • Obtain copies of school records, or have them sent to new schools.
  • Obtain copies of medical records for each family member.
  • Ask doctors to recommend doctors in your new community.
  • Consult insurance agents to find out if changes to policies are necessary.

One month before moving home checklist

  • Notify the power, water, phone companies to disconnect services the day after you move and to have new service activated several days before you arrive at your new house.
  • If necessary, arrange for storage in your new community.
  • If you’re packing your house yourself, order supplies and start packing boxes.

One week before moving home checklist

  • If you’re packing your house yourself, finish packing boxes.
  • Confirm travel arrangements, if needed.
  • Arrange payment or deposit for movers.
  • Write directions to your new home for the moving company, confirm delivery date, and give the company your itinerary and cell phone number.
  • Complete change-of-address forms at the post office, and send notices to magazine subscriptions, creditors, friends and relatives, credit cards, banks, and
    any other necessary companies and organizations.
  • Cancel newspaper subscriptions.
  • Notify your employers of your new contact information.
  • Clean rugs and have them packed for moving.
  • Obtain health certificates from your vet for pets travelling by air.
  • Pack suitcases you plan to move yourself with clothes, toiletries, jewellery, and important financial records and documents.

Moving day moving home checklist

  • Pack your first-night box.
  • Accompany the mover as he or she inventories your possessions and makes condition reports.
  • Lock windows, turn off lights, close doors, and take a final tour after the movers have finished to make certain nothing is left behind.
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