Moving Timeline

By sharon-leach February 19, 2024

🏠 Planning your move into a new home?  Let’s map out your moving timeline together! Here’s a comprehensive guide to help you stay organized and stress-free:

6-8 Weeks Before Moving:

  1. Research moving companies and gather quotes.
  2. Start decluttering and donating or selling items you won’t be taking with you.
  3. Begin collecting packing supplies such as boxes, tape, and bubble wrap.

4-6 Weeks Before Moving:

  1. Notify your current landlord or arrange to end your lease.
  2. Start packing non-essential items and label boxes for easy unpacking.
  3. Notify utility companies of your move and schedule disconnections and connections at your new home.

2-4 Weeks Before Moving:

  1. Confirm moving date and details with your chosen moving company.
  2. Pack essential items and create a moving day essentials kit.
  3. Update your address with banks, insurance companies, and other important contacts.

1 Week Before Moving:

  1. Finish packing and label boxes clearly.
  2. Confirm arrangements with movers and finalize any last-minute details.
  3. Pack a suitcase with clothes, toiletries, and other necessities for the first few days in your new home.

Moving Day:

  1. Supervise movers and ensure everything is loaded safely.
  2. Do a final walkthrough of your old home to check for any items left behind.
  3. Arrive at your new home before the movers to oversee unloading and placement of furniture.

After Moving:

  1. Unpack essentials first and gradually unpack remaining boxes.
  2. Settle into your new neighborhood by exploring local amenities and meeting your neighbors.
  3. Register your new address with the post office and update your driver’s license and voter registration.

By following this moving timeline, you’ll be well-prepared for a seamless transition into your new home! 🚚✨ #MovingTimeline #ExpertAdvice #NewBeginnings 📦🔑