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At last. You're home. At your new home. Of course, It doesn't have any furniture yet. Maybe even no window coverings. But if you stuck to your organizational plan for moving, the electricity and water are on. It's time to say hello.
Whether you are renting or buying the house or apartment, whether or not you have seen it before, wander through and get acquainted. Get each family member to do the same. This may be the first time you have seen it without furniture. Imagine it with your belongings. See the living room with your oak and glass. Or the master bedroom with your antique brass bed. Take your time. Examine all the nooks and corners, all the cupboards and closets. On this first exploration, look at the positives and the possibilities. Soon enough you will take another look to see what needs to be cleaned, repaired, painted, or remodeled.
Your new residence is a fresh canvas ready for your ideas. Spend time in each room, looking and imagining.
Once you have become acquainted with the interior of the house and garage, tour the yard.