IT’S TIME TO GET ORGANIZED! 4 Weeks3 Weeks2 Weeks1 WeekMOVING DAY 4 WEEKS BEFORE THE MOVE Contact Setupmyservices.com for your complimentary consultation. Notify your landlord you will be vacating Arrange for a property inspection so that you may recoup any deposits owed to you. Arrange for a cleaner (before the inspection). Organize new home and contents insurance. Hire your movers. 3 WEEKS BEFORE THE MOVE Begin packing items not often used, i.e… Those stored in your garage or attic. Make your travel bookings/arrangements i.e… plan your route, travel stops and accommodation. Dispose of flammables, corrosives, and poisons. Read the Do Not Ship List for a comprehensive list. Have your automobile serviced. 2 WEEKS BEFORE THE MOVE Plan ahead for the special needs of children and pets prior to, during and after the move such as medication, food, care or entertainment. Create inventory lists while you are packing. Attach one to each box as you pack it; this will help if you need to find something after it has been stored. Arrange to be off from work for moving day Notify your professional services i.e. Doctor, Schools, Banks, Health Club, etc. FINAL WEEK BEFORE THE MOVE Review your moving itinerary from Setupmyservices.com. Email or call with any questions. Pack an essentials box to keep with you during the move. Drain gas and oil from lawn equipment, gas grills, heaters, etc. Gather your spare keys and hand them over to the real estate agent or new owner/tenant. Defrost and clean refrigerator, using baking soda to get rid of any odors two days before you move. MOVING DAY Don’t lose the list! Check all of the cupboards before you go. Take 5 minutes before you leave to stroll around for one final check.