Moving out to a new place isn't that easy that we think, leaving behind the old memories, the comfort of a place, and addiction of your place, there is always a sense of belonging you have with the old place that you have to leave. We generally get that awkward feeling that you don’t really belong to that new place. But with time things gets better and you start feeling comfortable in your new place that sense of belongingness comes in with time. But initially, it becomes quite tough to manage to blend in.  This all happens when you are not prepared with the to-do checklist to do after you move in.

So to make your post-relocation time easy going let's look into the checklist mentioned below. It will give you helpful recommendations as to what to do after you move in a new place. So without any further ado, let's get into the checklist.

Organize your post move time

What a relief after completing all the paper works and getting the key to your new place isn't it? The first day would obviously mixed feeling happiness of moving in a new place and memories of the old one crossing your mind, some stress but don't worry things will get comfortable.  For this, it is very important to make your post-relocation period in the best possible way.

Unpack that mountain of boxes

Unpacking is not for the lazy ones but, who else than you would do it. So here’s a quick guide start with the essentials which are filled up with items of ultimate importance. After that you should begin with opening up all the Bathroom marked packages, as the first priority should be settling up of your living rooms. As after all the shifting you must be tired and surely require a comfortable bed and a shower to relax. There is no hurry to take your time in unpacking unlike packing there is no time bounding. It is a time-consuming process but should be done with utmost care as it’s the first move to fit in your place. 

Learn the secrets of your new home

Your new apartment is a completely unknown section for you. So start with taking the tour of the new place. Start strolling it’s time to recall the explorer in you. Check if there is no pre-existing corrosion in the place, inspect all the pipes and see if there are no leaks, spray disinfectant over the place to kill all the left out germs. Check-in for the fuse box and the main water stop valve in case of emergencies. Also, it is very necessary to check if your home is sufficiently guarded against illegal access theft. Some other necessary thing like smoke detectors installation and placement of fire extinguishers. Try knowing about all the secrets of the place as soon as possible.

Find suitable health care providers

Health care is very important near the place. Try finding the nearest health care center and save its number at the time of emergencies. The stress of moving to a new place can affect your body so be prepared for it beforehand. The new cities environment and water sometimes don't work out well so yes find a doctor soon.  It is an utmost important task to find a good physician for you and your family members. Your medical needs are very important, if your body is not fit and comfortable, how you can be comfortable with the new place.

Change your postal address

Changing of your postal address is very necessary even if you are moving into the very next lane. This change is very important as if you don't change your address shortly after you move in, you’ll continue to get your regular mails at your former address, which is not good. It is advisable that the duty of correcting your address should not be left for later. It is a very easy task all you have to do is to drive to the local post office in person and fill out a change of address card or you can do it online also.

So now that you know what to do as soon as you get the delivery of your belongings from the moving truck rentals providers get started and unpack your item to set up your new home.

 

Published by Mohsin Ahsan