Checklists for Moving into a New Home in US

Safety inspection is a top priority

1. Check smoke alarms and carbon monoxide detectors

2. Change lock

3. Check and clean the HVAC system

4. Reset the water heater

5. Check the fireplace

6. Prevent pests

7. Locate the water and electricity shut-off device and circuit breaker

8. Create maintenance checklist

Important documents, bills and dates must be cleared one by one

9. Save and backup transaction files

10. Water and electricity transfer

11. Change home address

12. Add important phone numbers to the address book

13. Understand the garbage disposal rules

Renovate and refurbish, dress up your home

14. Paint home

15. Replacement parts

16. Take measurements

17. Renovation




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