A Comprehensive Moving Checklist for local Moves
1 Apr

A Comprehensive Moving Checklist for local Moves

  • By: Doug MAUSHARDT
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Moving Checklist for a Smooth Transition into El Cajon, California

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Welcome to your new home in El Cajon, California! Moving can be both exciting and stressful, but with the right plan in place, you can enjoy a smooth transition. Follow this comprehensive moving checklist, brought to you by McCarthy Transfer, to ensure your move is hassle-free.

1-2 Months Before the Move:

  • Hire McCarthy Transfer as your professional movers.
  • Create a checklist of tasks and begin packing non-essential items.
  • Notify utility companies and key contacts of your change of address.

3-4 Weeks Before the Move:

  • Continue packing and organizing your belongings.
  • Stock up on moving supplies and pack a bin with essentials.
  • Contact utility companies to arrange for service transfers.

1-2 Weeks Before the Move:

  • Confirm arrangements with McCarthy Transfer and other service providers.
  • Finish packing and disassemble furniture if necessary.
  • Take care of any pending tasks in your current area.

1-2 Days Before the Move:

  • Defrost and clean your refrigerator/freezer.
  • Finish taking apart furniture and sort out any plants you’re taking with you.
  • Check that all paperwork related to your move is complete and easily accessible.

Moving Day:

  • Get up early and don’t panic.
  • Supervise the loading process and ensure everything is packed securely.
  • Leave a note with your contact information for the new residents of your old home.

After Your Move:

  • Unpack logically, starting with essential items.
  • Reassemble your furniture and hook up major appliances.
  • Register for local services, check mail forwarding, and settle into your new home.

Contact McCarthy Transfer at 619-596-2594 or fill out our online form for a free moving quote. Trust us to make your move to El Cajon a stress-free experience!



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