Tel: 0333 355 6940

Email: info@pickpackremovals.co.uk

To do checklist

Moving checklist

Things to do a few weeks before your moving day

  • Email our office to confirm the removals date and send off the removal confirmation and payment
  • Arrange packing materials and pet carriers
  • Start to run down food especially what’s in the freezer – if fridge’s (no apostrophe) and freezers are to be stored – they must be emptied and defrosted
  • Arrange to have the electric and gas meters read on the removal day
  • Arrange telephone number changes – call diversions and final billing with the telephone company
  • Notify the post-office to redirect your mail
  • Arrange baby and pet sitter – children, animals and removals don’t mix!
  • Arrange cleaning of rugs, carpets and curtains (if required)
  • Arrange disconnection and re-connection of appliances (particularly gas appliances and electric cookers which require specialist tradesmen)
  • For those moving out of the area, try asking the current tenants of the property you are moving in to for a recommended plumber, electrician, etc. and possibly a local phone book
  • Book any accommodation (if applicable)
  • Place orders or make decisions for any new appliances or furnishings (such as carpets) which you will require in your new home
  • Find all of the guarantees and associated instructions for all appliances to be left – put to one side to avoid packing
  • Write instructions for hot water and heating systems – put with guarantees above as instructions for the new owner

 

Things to do a few days before moving – people to inform

AccountantMotoring organisations
Bank & Building societyNewsagents
Child benefitPost Office
Council TaxPremium bonds
Credit/Sore cardProfessional advisors
Doctor (old and new)Rental companies (TVs etc.)
Dentist (old and new)Schools (old & new)
DHSSService suppliers (Gas, Electricity, phone etc.)
Hire Purchase CompaniesTradesmen
HospitalTax authorities
Insurers (home, motor etc.)Town Hall
MilkmanSKY, cable TV etc.
Vet Catalogues

OUR SERVICES

  • REMOVALS HERTFORDSHIRE

    Our home removal teams are based in Hertfordshire. They are fully equipped with advanced tools, trolleys and dollies plus removal blankets to provide security to your household items.

  • MOVING DAY PACKING

    We will professionally pack all of your belongings into the right sized boxes and mark them with the contents for easy unpacking on moving day.

  • STORAGE UNITS HERTFORDSHIRE

    We have excellent storage units available both to our domestic and commercial customers in Hertfordshire.

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