Moving Guides & Resources
Download our handy checklist to prepare for your next move.
1 Month Before Moving
you use frequently (e.g., TV remote; your toothbrush) until just before moving day. Snap photos of valuables and pack them separately; you’ll carry those items with you.
match this against your moving company’s inventory sheet.
2 Weeks Before Moving
As you pack, gather warranty information, manuals and other house-specific information in a binder for the new owners.
Take time to say a proper “so long” to your old house before things get hectic. Children, in particular, benefit from some closure: Walk through the house recalling fond memories you have, and talk about what fun you’ll create in your new home.
Keep valuables with you. Be sure the movers don’t mistakenly load boxes containing your laptop, jewelry, passports along with other irreplaceable items you should keep near you at all times.