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December 28, 2022

Moving Day Will Be Here Soon!

By Julie DeLong, A-1 Freeman Moving Group 

Planning for a moveWhat is the saying about time flying when you are having fun? Well, we aren’t quite sure if moving always counts as “fun”, but the time leading up to moving day certainly does seem to disappear in a blink. So, moving day is just a week away and you still have lots to do. Hopefully, you have been getting ready for moving day for the last several months and just require a couple suggestions on what you ought to be accomplishing the final week prior to your move. If so, keep reading …

1) Unplug

Currently is the time to make a plan regarding each of the appliances that will be going with you. Your refrigerator as well as freezer shall need enough time to defrost prior to your move, so you might want to proceed and clean them out as well as unplug them. Some washers and dryers may simply be unplugged and then transported, while others might require a professional to detach the gas line along with other arrangements for transport. Consult your moving company in Little Rock about the best way to move these specific things. Also, think about how you could be packing your television and additional electronics and plan accordingly.

2) Finish Packing

If your professional movers in Little Rock shall be packing for you, you can disregard this tip, however if you shall be packing for yourself, continue reading. At this point, you probably have packed up all your non-essential things. Presently is the time to get going on most of the more essential items. Be sure to sort through every closet and drawer to make sure that you are not forgetting anything. Presently is also the time to verify the attic, basement, garage and also shed. Any power tools need to be emptied of gasoline, because your moving company in Little Rock probably can’t put them on the truck otherwise.

3) Assemble an Essentials Box

Post a long day or maybe several days of moving, the very last thing you would want to do is dig through boxes to find belongings which are required for your first night in your new home. Put together an essentials box that holds items like toiletries, bed sheets, towels, kitchen essentials, toilet paper, basic cleaning supplies, and so forth.

You ought to also pack a separate box or bag that includes stuff which you might use right up until moving day. This box or bag should contain stuff like medicines, change of clothes, snacks for the trip, and so on.

4) Get in Touch with Your Utility Providers

The present should a great time to contact your utility providers to inform them of your future move. If you are moving close by, you might be able to simply shift your service from your old house to your new residence. Nonetheless, if your move is not local, you would need to find out from your providers the steps you have to do to disconnect the service. You don’t want to be billed for utility usage at your old residence after you have moved away.

5) Verify with Your Movers

You should have previously picked a moving company in Little Rock and planned moving day, however presently is a perfect time to call your mover and establish that everything is on point on their end. Check to see if they need any new or extra specifics from you, and you should ask them all last-minute questions that are on your brain. If anything has changed on the belongings which you are planning to move, now would be a teriffic time to mention it to your moving company in Little Rock about those items. The last thing anyone wants is surprises on moving day!

If you have got any questions on what you should or shouldn’t be doing prior to moving day, A-1 Freeman Moving Group in Little Rock is happy to help. Get in touch today!!


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