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We are dedicated to giving you the right moving experience and that is why we developed the Right Guide. The Right Guide features tips on what you need to do to prepare for your move. We have developed this list after years of experience and we believe that it will guide you through your moving process. 


 

12 TIPS FOR PREPARING YOUR MOVE

 
  Scheduling your move, especially when on a tight schedule should be done 4-2 weeks out. 

 

Scheduling your move, especially when on a tight schedule should be done 4-2 weeks out. 

  Call a locksmith and arrange with them to have your new home locks changed on moving day.

 

Call a locksmith and arrange with them to have your new home locks changed on moving day.

  Notify utility services two weeks prior to your move for turning off 1 day after move & turning on at new home 2 days prior.

 

Notify utility services two weeks prior to your move for turning off 1 day after move & turning on at new home 2 days prior.

  Fill out a change of address form at local post office 2-3 weeks prior.

 

Fill out a change of address form at local post office 2-3 weeks prior.

 
  Call current schools and prepare the records to be transferred to new schools.

 

Call current schools and prepare the records to be transferred to new schools.

  Schedule a cleaning company to clean the new home two days before your move date.

 

Schedule a cleaning company to clean the new home two days before your move date.

  Change address with creditors and financial institutions.

 

Change address with creditors and financial institutions.

  Get cable, internet, & phone providers in new area and set up appointments for service installations.

 

Get cable, internet, & phone providers in new area and set up appointments for service installations.

 

 

Preorder new checks with your change of address.

 

Properly dispose of flammable items that can't be transported. 

 

Unplug and defrost your refrigerator 1 day before packing it into the truck.

 

Take a family photo in front of your old home before leaving.