Moving Tip Monday: Smoke Detectors

When you move in to your new place, one of the first things you should do is check that your smoke detectors and carbon monoxide detectors work.  Replace batteries right away so you won’t have to worry about protecting your new property and anyone inside.

Moving Tip Monday: Appliances

When you move, you’re likely going to leave behind some appliances.  Maybe a stove, washer and dryer or other smaller appliances.  Leave behind any system warranties and manuals.  Also, if you’ve had these appliances serviced, leave behind who the service provider was and any information on service provided.

Moving Tip Monday: Keep an Emergency Expense Fund

Be prepared for an unexpected event during moving.  Keep some cash funds available just in case.  You may need it if a vehicle breaks down, something gets damaged, a person or a pet gets injured, or you need a last minute purchase.  You may not have access to your check book packed away, but by […]

Moving Tip Monday: Keep Basic Tools Available

Keep some basic tools available while you move from your former home to your new home.  During your move, you may need to disassemble and reassemble furniture, remove wall hangings or make some repairs. In your toolbox have a hammer, razor blade, and screwdriver.  Have a few plastic baggies in your toolbox as well to gather any small […]