Moving Check List

PEOPLE TO CALL CHECKLIST

  • RELATIVES
  • FRIENDS
  • LANDLORD (WHERE APPLICABLE)
  • INSURANCE COMPANY
  • SCHOOLS
  • POST OFFICE
  • PHONE COMPANY
  • HYDRO
  • NATURAL GAS
  • CABLE
  • DOCTOR
  • DENTIST
  • LAWYER
  • VETERINARIAN
  • EMPLOYER
  • INCOME TAX
  • FAMILY ALLOWANCE
  • DRIVER'S LICENSE
  • OLD AGE SECURITY
  • CREDIT CARDS
  • CLUBS
  • ASSOCIATIONS
  • NEWSPAPER
  • ANY SUBSCRIPTIONS

ONE MONTH BEFORE YOU MOVE

  • IF HIRING A MOVER, HAVE YOU OBTAINED QUOTES AND CONFIRMATION OF AVAILABILITY ON CLOSING DAY?
  • REGISTER CHILDREN FOR SCHOOL, OBTAIN ALL NECESSARY SCHOOL RECORDS.
  • CHECK YOUR HOMEOWNERS INSURANCE, PREPAID INSURANCE MAY BE TRANSFERABLE OR REFUNDABLE.
  • OBTAIN PROPERTY INSURANCE FOR NEW HOME.
  • NOTIFY ANY HOME MAINTENANCE SERVICE CONTRACTS.
  • USE UP YOUR FROZEN FOODS.
  • REDUCE CANNED GOODS WHERE POSSIBLE.
  • MAKE INVENTORY OF YOUR ITEMS.
  • POSSIBLE GARAGE SALE FOR UNWANTED ITEMS TO MOVE.
  • ARE YOU MOVING ALL OF YOUR PLANTS?
  • DONATE ANY UNWANTED ITEMS TO CHARITIES OR OFFER TO FAMILY OR FRIENDS.
  • BEGIN BOXING AND TAGGING ITEMS NOT USED DAILY.


DAY BEFORE AND MOVING DAY

DAY BEFORE:

  • PACK THE BALANCE OF YOUR VALUABLES.
  • INSURE FRAGILE BOXES ARE WELL MARKED.
  • MARK ITEMS BY ROOM IF POSSIBLE.
  • ARRANGE FOR EXCHANGE OF KEYS.
  • CONFIRM TIME WITH LAWYER.
  • SEARCH EACH ROOM FOR ANY MISSED ITEMS.

MOVING DAY:

  • ADJUST YOUR HEAT TO A LOWER LEVEL.
  • READ ALL METERS AND CALL IN THE FINAL READINGS.
  • ADVISE UTILITIES OF CHANGE OF OWNERSHIP.
  • FINAL CHECK ON ANY APPLIANCES REMAINING, FURNACE, AIR CONDITIONER, ETC.


PHONE NUMBERS

  • CITY OF WINDSOR
  • HYDRO SERVICE
  • NATURAL GAS SERVICE
  • TELEPHONE SERVICE
  • TELEVISION SERVICE
  • INTERNET SERVICE
  • NEWSPAPER SERVICE
Lina Abouzeeni

Lina Abouzeeni

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CENTURY 21 Request Realty Inc., Brokerage*
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