One of the most important things when moving is to manage your time wisely and plan ahead of time. This will help make moving a far smoother process. We suggest that you start packing and labeling boxes as early as possible and be sure to order your Good Moving help in advance.
Keep in mind that we provide same day moving labor services. So if you weren’t able to plan ahead of time don’t stress, just search for Good Moving Solutions today.
"Before anything else, preparation is the key to success."
6 to 8 weeks before your move
- Prepare inventory of your house
- Plan floor layout in new home for furnishings.
- Keep all moving related expenses in a folder for tax purposes
- Transfer medical and bank information to new offices and institutions.
- Plan garage sale in two weeks to offset moving costs.
4 weeks before your move
- Contact Good Moving Solutions to schedule services.
- Reserve a moving truck.
Reserve a storage unit if needed.
- Get a change of address form from your local Post Office or fill one out online.
- Contact utility companies to stop, start and/or transfer services.
- Get moving boxes and supplies for packing.
- Return all rented and borrowed items – movies, books, etc.
- Sell or donate items – reducing time needed for packing and moving.
- Make any minor repairs required.
2 weeks before your move
- Confirm truck rental, Good Moving Solutions help and storage unit.
- Continue packing and labeling boxes.
- Return all videos and library books.
- Cancel local newspaper and other regular deliveries.
1 week before your move
- Do walk inspection of house for any outstanding repairs.
- Drain any items with flammable materials.
- Pick up any dry cleaning and laundry.
- Pack a box with essential items for your first night at your new home.
- Clean your home as much as possible before moving helpers arrive.
- Gather keys, alarm codes and garage door openers for new owner.
Need moving supplies?
Not a problem. For a quick, convenient, cost effective solution we will provide them for you.
Already have moving supplies?
Perfect! We will use yours to help cut costs.
Not sure what you need?
No worries. When we come out to assess your belongings before the big day we will gladly provide you with our recommendation.