Pre-Move Checklist Moving takes planning. Read our Pre-Move Checklist to ensure you've thought of everything and make moving day easy! Search a good as well as cheap priced removalist company in your local area. Take referrals from friends, family and co-workers Before hiring a removal service, check out its registration no. and experience. Also make sure that the company provides insurance coverage to your precious belongings. Make a list of all the persons you will need to inform about your changed address. Don’t pack those clothes and stuffs which you no longer need. Either donate these things or sell online. Vacate your fridge in advance and defrost it at least one day earlier your move. Pay all your bills like electricity, milk, newspaper in advance and inform them about your move. Label your box with room specification and items it is carrying. You may also use colour coding to make things easier. Research schools, hospitals and super markets in the new area prior your move. It is advisable to take pictures of your cleaned up old home which may prove useful in future if any problem arises with your landlord in getting your deposit back Make use of all the boxes, suitcase, baskets and laundry bins for packing and reduce the number of packing boxes in your move. Take pictures of the complex electronic connection before unplugging and packing it. These photos will help you in easily connecting the wires at your new home.