Your house move checklist

Two Weeks Before Moving
Pack your vital documents in one place:
  • Passports
  • Military records
  • Mortgage records
  • Marriage license
  • Birth certificates
  • Vehicle titles
  • Share certificates
  • Insurance papers
  • Bank records
  • School records
  • Medical records
  • Tax records
Make arrangements to disconnect your utilities. Get refunds for any deposits made. Have meters read. Give new address for them to send their final bill:
  • Cable - return box if necessary
  • Electric
  • Gas
  • Internet access
  • Telephone
  • Water
Make arrangements to connect utilities at your new residence (if pplicable).
Make arrangements for cleaning
Check with your insurance company about transferring coverage to your new home.
Arrange to have a sitter watch your children at their house on moving day.