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Moving House Checklist: 2 Weeks Before You Move

Posted 13/04/2015 in Moving House Tips

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checklistAs your moving day draws ever nearer, the need to be totally prepared becomes greater. It can be easy to fall into a panic but it won't do you any favours; instead try to remain calm and be as organised as you possibly can.

If you've followed the tick list for the last 2 weeks, you should be in a pretty good position. All of your non-essential items should be packed and the boxes labelled with their destination in your new house. You should have been in touch with your removal company so they know the exact time and date you're expecting them.

Post Two weeks before moving is the best time to organise having your post redirected. A quick trip to the post office will sort this, but bear in mind that you may have to pay for the service. Whilst you're in town, pop to the bank too and notify them of any changes to direct debits and standing orders.

Logistics It's also time to think about the logistics of moving day. Call your estate agent and arrange a time to collect the keys for your new house. Have a think about who'll look after your children and pets on the day, as having them around might prove stressful for you and them. Don't be afraid to ask advice from your removal team about these kind of matters - after all, they've got a lot of experience!

To see our previous checklists, click below:

Three weeks before moving day

Four weeks before moving day

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