1. Packing supplies.
Make sure you have enough boxes, packing tape, and bubble wrap to pack all of your belongings.
2. Contact information for utility companies.
You will need to contact the utility companies in your new location to update your account information.
3. Change of address forms.
You will need to fill out change of address forms with the postal service and update your information with businesses and organizations that you do business with.
4. Transportation arrangements.
Make arrangements for how you will transport your belongings to your new home. This may include hiring a moving company or renting a truck or van.
5. Get quotes from moving companies.
Get quotes from several moving companies so that you can find the best deal.
6. Pack your belongings.
Begin packing your belongings and make sure everything is labeled correctly.
7. Label your boxes.
Labeling your boxes will make unpacking in your new home much easier.
8. Load the truck or van.
Load your belongings into the truck or van, making sure everything is securely packed.
9. Unload the truck or van.
Unload your belongings at your new home and begin unpacking.
10. Finalize transportation and utility arrangements.
Make sure you have updated your information with the utility companies and have finalized your transportation arrangements.