The Ultimate Checklist
Are you moving soon? With the ultimate relocation checklist from De Verhuishulp you will not be faced with surprises, but you will be in control of the relocation. Print the file out, mark out what you did and don’t forget anything.
(1) ABOUT 2 MONTHS FOR THE RELOCATION
Θ If necessary, cancel the rent
Θ Request days off at work
Θ Transfer the phone
Θ Give school children a note about the relocation plans
Θ Request information about the schools in your new living environment
Θ Take the measurements of your new home and create a map
Θ Order floor coverings and curtains
(2) MINIMUM ONE MONTH FOR THE RELOCATION
Θ Send relocation messages
Θ Buy moving boxes
Θ Buy stickers for the removal boxes
Θ Request details of new place
Θ Discuss a movingcompany or arrange the rental of a moving car
Θ Cancel electricity supply and gas supply for old house and request for the new house
(3) SOME WEEKS BEFORE THE RELOCATION
Θ Send address changes
Θ Cancel the gas supply for the old house and request a new house
Θ Cancel the water supply for the old house and request a new house
Θ Cancel and request a PO Box
Θ Notify the bank
Θ Arrange insurance (possible through our mediation)
Θ Inform the health insurance company
Θ Inform doctor and dentist
Θ Make an appointment gas fitter old house and new house
Θ Make an appointment electrician old house and new house
Θ Have the chimney swept
Θ Inform the school or schools
Θ Sign up your childeren for a new school
Θ Have a nameplate made
Θ Make an appointment for cleaning the new house
Θ Save old newspapers and boxes
(4) ONE WEEK BEFORE THE RELOCATION
Θ Key transfer old house and agree new house make up keys if necessary
ΘTemporarily place money and jewelry in a bank vault
Θ Make an appointment for accommodating children and pets during the move
Θ Make an appointment for lighting the heating of a new house
Θ Return library books
(5) AFTER THE MOVEMENT
Θ Send relocation card to municipal secretary
Θ Change address in passport and driver’s license
Θ Keep an eye on post mail
Θ Contact a new bank location
What does a moving cost?
The costs of a moving varies per situation. Based on the information provided by the customer and any visit to the address of the moving person(s), we can estimate the price.
Is it possible to only move specific item of furniture?
I can also be used for moving one specific piece of furniture or a small number.
Is it possible to rent a box truck yourself?
Of course. If you indicate this before moving, we can deduct this cost item from the total amount.
How long does moving take?
The duration moving depends on several factors. Based on a request for quotation and an interview, it is already possible to provide a price indication for your situation.