Derak Moving allows customers to save money by packing their own goods. You Pack…We Drive!

Here are some helpful moving tips to ensure that your move is a successful one.

One Month Before Moving

  • Make sure to provide the Post Office with a change of address form.
  • Notify credit card companies, government, church, accountant, lawyer, etc.
  • Call a moving company or reserve a rental truck for the big move.
  • Plan travel arrangements - hotel, airline, bus, rental car
  • Make sure to transfer club memberships, bank records, insurance documents, legal contracts, medical/Optometrist records, school records, Veterinarian records, dental records.
  • Make an appointment with the bank in your new destination to open a bank account
  • Do an inventory check of all your belongings before you are completely packed
  • Arrange for transporting of your pets

One To Two Weeks Before Moving

  • Discontinue the electricity, cable, garbage collection, telephone, newspaper delivery, nursery service.
  • Arrange to have friends help on moving day.
  • Confirm travel reservations.
  • Make sure to get your appliances serviced before you move.
  • Plan ahead for special needs of infants.
  • Make sure to close your bank accounts and have all the funds wired to your new bank.
  • Defrost freezer and refrigerator.
  • Supply your close friends and relatives with your travel schedule should they need to reach you.

On Moving Day

  • Make sure and double check that nothing is left behind. Check the closets, drawers, shelves etc.
  • Have traveler's cheques on hand for quick and available funds.

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Derak Moving
Box 1532
Saskatoon, SK S7K 3R3
Phone & Fax: (306) 384-5075

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