Moving Checklist

The Month Before

Fill out change address forms

☐Post Office


☐Bank and credit cards



☐Union Gas

☐Drivers and other Licences

☐Any Subscriptions

☐Phone, cable, and internet provider

☐Doctor, dentist, and lawyer

Start packing things that you won't be needing this month. Garage, basement, or storage areas are usually a good place to start 

1-3 Days Before

Pack everything thats left

  • Use paper plates and cups for a day or two before the move 

Defrost The freezer

Prepare meals for moving day

  • Sandwiches are always great as they are easy to grab

Prepare for payment of move

  • make sure your credit limit is high enough, withdrawal cash, or make sure you have sufficient funds to cover the cost of the move

1-2 Weeks Before

Finish up most of the packing 

  • Remember to label boxes

  • Securely tape closed all boxes

Pack yourself a bag of essentials for a few days

  • ​Include a change of clothes, towels, toiletries, credit cards, cheques, medications, and bandaids 

Make arrangements or dispose of flammable or hazardous materials 

  • Items such as gasoline, propane tanks and paint cans

Confirm your move with us 

Moving Day

We will contact you when we are on our way

  • Make sure that the driveway or road in front of the house is clear for the truck

  • Have a clear path to the door this includes removing any snow in the way

  • Make sure to be home when movers arrive

Do an initial walkthrough 

  • Point out any special concerns

Make sure the delivery address is ready to go

  • Ensure you have the keys to your new home

Confirm with the movers the correct delivery address