Moving checklist

Moving is exciting but it can be stressful. Use the Home Moving Checklist below to help you plan ahead 
and get organized in the weeks leading up to your move.
Within 2 months of move:

- Create a file to keep track of important documents such as estimates & receipts. 
- Research movers and/or truck rental companies. Book in advance to ensure you get a moving truck for the 
- Clean your current home, sell or give away unwanted items
- Order boxes and stock up on packing supplies 
- Start packing items that you don’t use on a regular basis. Clearly label or number your boxes, and be sure to    change your address with Canada Post. Tip: Call or refer to the Canada Post 
- Arrange dates to cancel or transfer utilities (water, electricity, natural gas, etc.) and services (phone, cable)
- Arrange start dates for utilities and services at your new home
- Notify doctor & dentist offices, and any billing companies (credit cards, car insurance) of your move   
- Contact your insurance broker to transfer or apply for home insurance

In the final days before you move:

- Confirm reservations with movers or trucking company 
- Prepare a box for essential items that you’ll want to have on hand moving day (toiletries, medication)
- Dismantle beds and other large furniture
- Set aside valuables that you may wish to transport yourself such as jewellery and passports

Get In Touch

Darcy Brown

Mobile: 403.863.7867

Phone: 403-287-3880

Fax: 403-287-3876


Office Info

Re/Max House of Real Estate

4034 16 ST SW  Calgary, ,  Alberta   T2T 4H4 

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