Moving House Checklist
John F. Smith
January 1, 2012
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Ask friends and family for their advice.
Check that the moving company provide insurance.
Check if the moving company provide packaging and boxes for you.
Clearly mark each box you pack so that your moving company knows which room to leave it in the new property.
Make it clear to the moving company men if any items are fragile or valuable.
Keep your eye on the moving company men to ensure they your items are treated with care.
Talk to children about the move early enough.
Tell the children all about their new home and give them lots of facts and information.
If possible, take the child to visit the new place a couple of times before moving in.
Let the child get used to their new surroundings.
Get the children involved in the moving process.
Stick to normal mealtimes and bedtimes.
Inform your children’s school about the move.
Tell your children’s friends or friends’ parents about the move.
Inform the babysitter.
Make moving as stress-free as possible by arranging for your children to stay with friends or family.
Read electricity, gas and water meters and ring to the relevant supplier.
Turn the heating and water off.
Do the all-important walk-through once you have finished packing up your house.
Make sure that the moving company crew has directions to your new property,
Make sure that the moving company crew has your telephone number.
Don’t leave until the movers have gone.
Lock everything thoroughly to make sure the house is secure.
Hand over the keys to your estate agent.
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