Moving Checklist

Two Months Before:

  • Start downsizing and donating old and unwanted items
  • Start researching moving costs and companies
  • Collect school records and transfer
  • Order packing supplies

One Month Before:

  • Change your address and send moving notifications to friends and family
  • Find local healthcare providers and shopping necessities
  • Buy any new appliances or make plans for what to buy

Two Weeks Before:

  • Contact utilities
  • Finalize moving arrangements

Two To Three Days Before:

  • Plan payments and expenses for moving
  • Defrost your fridge
  • Clean as you continue to pack
  • Pack things you will need right away separately


Moving Day:

  • Do a final walk through
  • Keep all receipts
  • Pre-clean, seal any windows or doorways
  • Check for damages in your new home that will need to be fixed
  • Unpack room by room