You staged, you showed and you signed on the dotted line. Congratulations, you sold your house and you’re moving to a new home!
But, what do you do before moving? Perhaps the second-most exasperating task after moving itself: packing.
This is when you realize just how much stuff you’ve accumulated over the years, filling every nook, cranny and corner of your home. You may be worrying about how you’ll get it all taken care of in time. You may even think it’s impossible!
But before you roll yourself into a bubble wrap burrito of stress and pack yourself away, take a deep breath and just keep reading.
We know how challenging moving can be, so we talked to a bunch of experts and consolidated their advice into this ultimate moving checklist. What do we mean by experts? Well, we weighed in with professional organizers, moving companies and more to determine what to pack, what to toss and how to make it all happen on schedule with our guide. Keep our week-by-week moving timeline at your fingertips as you pack – bookmark it, print it, pin it or share it – whatever works best for you. That way, you’ll always have our moving to do list as a trusty sidekick to battle the move box-by-box.