Moving Checklist: Packing Tips and Tricks


Last updated:

This moving checklist and packing tips guide will help you plan and execute a stress-free move. Start by creating a timeline and sorting your belongings, then gather supplies and label boxes accordingly. Prepare an essentials box and notify relevant parties about your move. Ensure utilities are set up at your new home and confirm details with your moving company. On moving day, have a survival kit ready and take photos of valuable items. Disassemble furniture and pack items securely, then load the truck strategically. After a final walkthrough, supervise unloading at your new home, reassemble furniture, and unpack. Utilize packing tips like using small boxes for heavy items, wrapping fragile items, packing plates vertically, and using color-coded labels. Keep hardware organized in labeled bags and roll clothes to save space. Finally, pack essentials for the first night and reinforce boxes with packing tape for a smooth moving experience.