Furniture Removal Checklist

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Furniture Removal - Checks in Kitchen

  • kitchen furnitureCheck all drawers in units, cupboards, fitted oven and top of unit. Remove wall clocks pictures and hooks.
  • Remove wall racks.
  • Empty your bins and ensure that you have a kettle handy.
  • Ensure that dishwasher and washing machine are disconnected or that arrangements have been made to do this.
  • If necessary ensure that cooker has been disconnected or that arrangements have been made for this.
  • Defrost your fridge and freezer.

Furniture Removal - Checks in Bedrooms

  • bedroom furniture removalRemove mirrors, pictures and hooks.
  • Remove curtain rails, tie backs and hooks.
  • Remove door hooks and additional light fittings.
  • Ensure that all cupboards, fitted wardrobes and shelves are cleared.

Furniture Removal - Checks in Bathrooms

  • Remove scales, mats and towels.
  • Remove shower rail, curtain rails and toiletries.
  • Ensure bathroom cabinets and cupboards are emptied.
  • If necessary make arrangements for disconnection of shower.

Summarised Furniture Removal Check List

  • Check behind all doors.
  • Check bedrooms are empty.
  • Check kitchen is empty.
  • Check living room/lounge is empty.
  • Check attic/study is empty.
  • Check dining room is empty.
  • Check cupboards are empty.
  • Check garage is empty.
  • Take gas reading.
  • Take electric meter reading.
  • If you have a metered water system take water meter reading.

 

Furniture Removal - Checks in Lounge

  • furniture removal in loungeRemove mirrors, pictures and hooks.
  • Remove curtain rails, tie backs and hooks.
  • Remove Hi-fi Speakers and brackets.
  • Remove light fittings you are taking with you.
  • If necessary make arrangements for disconnection of gas fire.

Check Walk in Cupboards

  • Ensure everything is removed from walk in cupboards.
  • Check shelves above head height.

Check Attic/Garage

  • Ensure that attic is emptied.
  • Ensure that workbenches, shelves tools and fittings are removed from garage.

garden furniture removalCheck Garden Furniture and Garden Shed

  • Make arrangements for dismantling of your garden shed if you are taking this with you.
  • Check that all garden fittings and plants are removed.

People that you may need to notify when moving house

Bank Rental companies Accountant
Credit card companies Doctor Dentist
Employer Insurance companies Friends and Family
Redirect Mail at PO Local Authority Inland Revenue
Newsagent Milkman Pension Companies
Satellite or Cable TV and Internet DHSS National Insurance
Car Insurers DVLC Optician
TV Licensing Telephone Company Benefits Office(s)
TV Rental Hospital Solicitor
Electricity Company Gas Company Schools

Removal estimates

 

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