Things to Do After a Move
You just moved into a new home—now what? After moving day, the unpacking process can be stressful and overwhelming. What are you supposed to do with all your moving boxes, and what is the next step you should take? This month, we gathered the best tips to help you settle into your new home with ease. Read on to find out!
Your first order of business is to unpack your moving boxes. This task can be time-consuming. Develop a plan on action to guide your unpacking and unpack a little each day so it does not become overwhelming.
First, unpack the boxes with daily living essentials such as kitchen, bathroom, and clothing items. Hopefully, the boxes are labeled with their contents. If not, take time to sort through what is inside each one to ensure easy and organized unpacking.
Do Your Research
Next, learn about what is going on in your new home. Although you may have already seen your new home, you can now fully inspect every nook and cranny.
Be sure to check for any preexisting damage like broken pipes and leaks. Locate the fuse box and the main water valve in case of emergencies. Find out where the electric and water meters are. Lastly, locate any fire extinguishers and smoke detectors and see if they need to be replaced.
Back to School
For families with children, parents need to register their kids with a new school after moving into a new home. If you made a long distance move and don’t know where to start, reach out to other parents for local recommendations. For local moves, double check to make sure your current school has your new address.
For best results, contact the school to ensure you have submitted any paperwork needed for enrollment.
Consider Your Pets
For pets, moving to a new home can be a stressful experience. Relocating to a new and unfamiliar place can make animals feel nervous and scared.
Be sure to clean your new home thoroughly. Animals tend to pick up scents from other animals that lived there previously. Be sure to make time to comfort your pet and help them get used to the change. Play with them more frequently and show them more attention during this time. Your new space will feel like home to them in no time!
Explore Your New City
You should make time to explore your new area. Explore your new neighborhood and meet your new neighbors. Explore different restaurants, shopping centers, supermarkets, parks, and other places in the area. Doing so can help you meet new people and settle into your new neighborhood.
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