Tips for the Moving Process

It’s official:  you’ve signed the papers, dotted all the i’s and crossed the t’s—you own a new home!  You’ve almost reached the end of your journey.  However, now, faced with the daunting task of moving, it may seem as though the journey has just begun.  Moving can be a time-consuming and stressful experience if you let yourself be overwhelmed by the job.  Remember, though, having a successful move means taking care of the details, one by one.  If you break the process down into steps and arrange your time accordingly, you can make it manageable.  Use the following checklist to ensure you’re covering all the bases, and you will be well on your way to a successful move!

Household
 

 Packing 

-White paper
-Tissue paper
-Paper towels
-Newspapers
-Non-printed paper
-Packing tape or twine to seal boxes and containers
-Scissors
-Labels and stickers (available from your moving company)
-Felt marker to label boxes
-Notebook and pen for listing contents

 Community 

 Records 

 Insurance and Legal Matters