One Month to Moving Day

  • Contact phone, power, and other utilities for service disconnection at your old home and connection at your new home.
  • Empty a room, the garage, or another area to use as a staging area.
  • If you are packing yourself, obtain packing materials and start packing items you won’t need until after you arrive at the new house.
  • Arrange for the cleaning, painting, and preparation of your new home before your arrival, as needed.
  • Arrange for special transportation of your pets, plants, and fragile or valuable items, if necessary.
  • Call your insurance agent to see how your possessions are covered during transit.
  • Make any travel plans necessary for your move.
  • Set a date and start planning for your moving sale.

Moving Tips

Arrange for utilities to be disconnected the day after you leave and connected the day before you arrive. If you’re a day early arriving at your new home, it will be ready.

 Two Months to Moving Day

Two Weeks to Moving Day