This checklist will help prepare you for your move. Please feel free to contact your local Texas Best Moving & Storage location with any questions or get a free moving quote.
Reserve a moving company for your move as soon as you know you are moving. Texas Best Moving & Storage can also pack up your house for you.
Visit your local Texas Best Moving & Storage to purchase moving boxes and necessary packing supplies.
Start to clean out closets, the garage and attic.
Host a garage sale or donate your unwanted things to charity.
Arrange to transfer school records.
Get change of address cards from your local post office.
Notify magazines, charge accounts, insurance companies, clubs and all other organizations of your change of address.
If possible, get owner’s manuals for appliances in your new home.
Make a “survival closet” of things you will need for the final clean-up and include a snack for the last day.
If you decide to pack yourself, label all the moving boxes as you pack. Write the destination room on the top and sides of each moving box to ensure it gets to the right place in your new home.
Schedule disconnects for gas, electric, water and the telephone. Don’t disconnect the phone until after your move. Arrange for refunds that are due, and schedule connections for your new home.
Cancel newspapers, cable TV, security, pest control, cleaning help, lawn maintenance and any other services you receive.
Clean the appliances that will be left in the home. Clean the bathrooms so the new home owners can come in with a clean home.
Make sure that you go around to all of your neighbors to tell them goodbye.
Contact Texas Best Movers to learn more about our San Antonio movers and packing services. We can help you move your commercial or residential property locally or long-distance.