MOVING OUT OF STATE? HOW STORAGE CAN HELP
July 13th, 2021
Moving across the state or planning a cross country move? Let us help you find the right checklist to get the house packed and ready for cross country moving. See how we recommend moving your family and making your new house feel like home.
RE-STOCK THE PANTRY
While packing up the kitchen you may have gotten rid of a lot of your food on hand. After a move you want to re-stock the cabinets with the basics but it may have been to long since the last time you did this. Maybe the spices were years old or your dry goods were past the expiration date; use this printable pantry supply list to build up your stock again.
WHERE TO UPDATE YOUR INFO AFTER A MOVE?
Some of these address updates can be handled before you move. Talk with your real estate agent about setting up utilities at your new location and finding doctors offices. Moving with kids? Look for a reputable school in the area for the kids to easily transition to.
- Change your address with the post office. They give you 1 month to notify businesses of your address change.
- Update your drivers license with your current state’s DMV.
- Businesses to notify:
- Credit card companies
- Insurance Agent
- Notify Government Agencies within 10 days after a move for social security benefits and Veteran assistance programs.
- Update Utilities
- Update online accounts, like Amazon.
Whether relocating for work or looking for a new adventure, AR&C Self Storage can help you settle with out being overwhelmed. A move cross country is a big undertaking and a secure space for extra items can be just what you need.
Stay calm during your move with a self storage unit from AR&C Self Storage.