Moving Checklist

It’s a fact that moving or relocating is one of life’s most stressful events. As a residential and commercial moving company in Plano, we know there are many things to consider, not just packing and storing, but organizing work and family too. Whether you’re moving across Plano or even out of Texas, here is a great checklist to make the entire moving process as easy as possible:
8 weeks before the move
• Set a date for your garage sale
• Check out new schools and get school records transferred from the Plano school board
• Let your insurance company know you are moving
6 weeks before the move
• Call movers Plano to organize the truck. Give them approximate dates
• If you are moving to a new city, ask your attorney, doctor and other providers for referrals and to collect any necessary transfer records
• Organize real estate agents and/or landlords.
4 weeks before the move
• Schedule dates of disconnection with your local utility company.
• Notify new utility company of move dates in the new home.
• Cancel newspaper delivery and trash pickup effective on your move date.
1 week before the move
• Clean out refrigerator and defrost freezer.
• Have your car serviced if you will be driving a long distance.
• Confirm connect dates for utilities in your new home.
Moving day
• Spend the entire day at home with the movers.
• Carry any valuables or family heirlooms with you.
• Right before the movers leave, take a final tour of your home, making sure nothing has been left in drawers or closets and that all doors and windows are locked.
Follow this checklist, and movers Plano will help your relocation go smoothly.