Moving Checklist

  • Determine what items are to be discarded and hold garage sale or give away
  • If doing some of your own packing, arrange to purchase cartons
  • Advise post office of new address and effective date
  • Send change of address to:
    Telephone Company
    Insurance company
    Bank and credit card companies
    Book and record clubs
    Vehicle registration
    Hydro, gas or oil
    Drivers license bureau
    Newspapers
    Cable T.V.
    Clubs
  • Obtain school, medical and dental records
  • Obtain veterinarian records for pets
  • Arrange to have utilities disconnected
  • Arrange to have utilities connected at destination
  • Arrange for telephone disconnection on day after the move
  • Arrange for telephone connection at destination
  • Electrical appliances - arrange for disconnection and servicing
  • Defrost refrigerator and freezer
  • Give away frozen foods
  • Discard flammables, including aerosols, propane tanks, etc.
  • Drain fuel from lawn mower and other power equipment
  • Collect valuables to be taken on your person (i.e. jewelry, documents etc.)
  • Make a floor plan of new residence for driver
  • Confirm travel arrangements and reservations
  • Obtain a contact number at destination and give to the driver
  • Make arrangements to leave keys with real estate agent or friends
  • Gather together items going with you in your suitcase
Amanda Westrheim

Amanda Westrheim

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CENTURY 21 Assurance Realty Ltd.
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