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Moving Checklists

Need to know what to do and when to do it for your move? Our moving checklists have everything you need. Pre-move, post-move, last minute and more, nothing helps you prepare for a move like our expert checklists.

First Apartment Checklist: Everything You Need for Move-In Day

Deciding what to bring to your first apartment can be overwhelming — get yourself organized by creating an apartment checklist. Don’t want to forget the essentials — like toilet paper and cleaning supplies? Add it to the list. Are you bringing along a furry friend? Make sure to include your pet’s needs as part of […]

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Move Out Checklist: Everything You Need to Do to Get Your Security Deposit Back

Getting your security deposit back when moving out of an apartment is important. That money can help you get into a new apartment, and in many cases, a security deposit is simply a lot of money that you should be able to see again. Unfortunately, there are landlords out there that will do everything in […]

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Moving Checklist: The Complete Pre-Move Checklist – From Planning to Move Day

There’s much to do when planning for a move. The good news? Everything doesn’t have to happen at the same time. Plan to take it day-by-day and keep track of your tasks with MYMOVE’s pre-move checklist.

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How to Pack for a Move: A Complete Checklist

IntroductionIf you’re doing your own packing, most experts recommend you do it by room (and load moving trucks that way as well). MYMOVE…

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Moving Checklist, Month Two: How to Organize and Decorate Like a Pro

After a month in your new place, it’s actually starting to feel like home. The boxes are (mostly) gone, the frames are hung, and you can finally remember where you put your keys. Now it’s time to start making your home feel like “you.” Jump to: Small decor upgrades Organizing 101 Boost your curb appeal […]

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Moving Checklist: Everywhere You Need to Change Your Address When You Move

Notifying people and businesses that you’ve moved is a pain. Make the process easier with MYMOVE’s complete change of address checklist.

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How to Choose the Right Packing Material and Moving Supplies

One of the most worrisome aspects of moving is whether or not your prized possessions will make it to your new home in one piece. That’s where moving supplies come in! With the right packing material and proper techniques, even your most fragile items will survive the moving process.

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College Move-In Day Checklist: Tips To Keep You Organized and Prepared

College move-in day is fast approaching, and you’re very excited (and maybe a little nervous) to move into your new dorm room and start your college experience. You’ve filled out all that pesky paperwork, lined up your class schedule, and received your room assignment. All that’s left is to get started.  Jump to: Two months […]

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Get Ready for Warm Weather With the Ultimate Summer Home Maintenance Checklist

The season of pool parties, barbecues, and air conditioning is here. But while you might be ready for summer, your house is probably running a little late. Before you enjoy the season, make sure you do the right prep work to get the most out of your summer. Not sure where to start? Use our […]

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What to Pack In Your First Night Moving Box

Packing is the name of the game when you move, but there is such a thing as doing too much. In the rush to get everything done before Moving Day, it can be easy to overlook what you’ll need access to immediately when you actually get to your new place.  To make sure that you’re […]

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Moving Checklist, Month One: Settling Into Your New Home

Moving Day is behind you and the dust is starting to settle (but hopefully not too much dust). Now you get to take on the considerably more fun work of making your house feel like home. Here’s what you need to know while you get settled.  Jump to: First week to-do list Moving week shopping […]

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Moving Checklist, Month Three: Projects to Take Your House to the Next Level

You made it to month three in your new house! With most of the moving to-dos checked off your list, you can finally turn your attention to the bigger renovations you’ve had your eye on.   Jump to: Start planning your bigger projects DIY home hacks Celebrate the first spring in your new home Create the […]

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Post-Move Checklist: What To Do When You’re Settling Into a New Home

Last thing we want to do is give you another project but…. Once you’ve unloaded the last box and tipped the movers, there’s still several important things to take care of at your new place. Good news, you’ve already moved or already made your entire to-do list for your next big move. Here’s everything you […]

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The Complete Apartment Inspection Checklist

Making an apartment inspection checklist should be one of the first things you do when you decide to move. Moving into a new rental can be exciting, but it’s easy to overlook flaws in the new digs upon your arrival, simply because you’re caught up in the move. By making a rental inspection checklist, you […]

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Checklist: How to Move Out for the First Time

Moving out for the first time is a big step; it has an associated fear factor that can range from “mild” to “severe.” In other words, don’t…

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College Apartment Checklist: All the Essentials

Moving from your dorm into your college apartment is a major milestone. As you prepare for the next chapter in your life, creating a college apartment checklist will help you stay realistic about college apartment essentials.

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Fire Safety in Your New Home: Safety Checklist For the Family

Home fire safety is immensely important for everyone, regardless of where you live and who’s at home with you — whether you live alone, with kids, or even your fur babies. In 2018, over 3,600 deaths occurred as a result of fires. The National Fire Protection Association estimates that nearly three out of five fire-related […]

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Moving Checklist: Everything You Need to Do on Moving Day

The big day finally arrived. You’ve completed all the pre-move activities, packed the boxes, and loaded the truck. All that’s left now is…

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Moving to a New House Checklist

There’s so much to do and to buy when you finally settle into a new home — and a moving to a new house checklist can help take the guesswork out of the process. It’s normal to feel overwhelmed with everything you need to do, such as setting up utilities, arranging your home’s furniture layout, […]

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