Moving into a new house checklist


Once you have found your dream house which is going to be your home from now on, you are surely excited to move in and make yourself comfortable in the new place, decorate it with all your favorite things in a way that it will feel like home. However, it is really stressful to take care of all the relocating tasks which you have to complete until the moving date in order for everything to go by the book and have no bad experience.

Plan, plan, plan

Since you are going to be extremely stressed about this process because you know you have so many things to do, you might forget about an essential aspect which is going to give you a hard time if it is not completed until the moving day. Grab some paper and a pen and start planning. First of all, check the weather and choose a sunny day for the moving date because bad weather conditions are going to give you a hard time when you have to move all your stuff from your old house to the new one. Secondly, write down all the tasks that you have to take care of and all the items that need to be moved. Using a moving checklist where you can keep a track of all the things that need to be done is going to make things a lot easier.

Pack smartly

You have to be really considerate about how you pack all your stuff if you do not want to make the relocating process even more complicated than it is. Label every box that you pack so that you know what it has inside, where it should go once you take it to the new house and how careful you have to be with it in case it contains fragile items that can easily break. Moreover, before you start packing, you should sort your things and make sure you only pack the ones that you want to keep. Throw away the items that are broken, sell or donate the ones that are in good shape but you do not use anymore and look for a public storage Tucson where you can store the seasonal things that you do not use at the moment. Also, consider preparing a “first night box” with all the essentials that you need before you start to unpack everything for the first night that you are going to spend inside your new house.

Ask your friends for help

You have to be aware of the fact that you are going to need a lot of help in order to move all your stuff from your old house to the new one. So, if you are not considering hiring a relocating company which can transport all your things with a truck, you have to ask your friends to help you on the moving day. However, make sure that you ask them for help early in time so that they know to clear their schedule so that you do not end up alone on the moving day with no one to help you.