Survive Your First Night in Your NEW Home!

    Well you signed, closed and MOVED IN! NOW WHAT?! We know how the process can be exciting, stressful and overwhelming. And at times you may not even know where to start on that first night.. So we have compiled a list so you WILL survive! 🙂

    Start out by labeling each box/bin with what we have highlighted. This will help you be on top of your game that first night or two and not feel completely lost. Promise!

    For You:

    • Bedding
    • Toilet Paper
    • Toiletries
    • Hand Soap
    • Shower Liners
    • Towels
    • Pajamas
    • Work Clothes
    • Ibuprofen (lol)
    • First Aid Kit

    Kids:

    • Baby Supplies (sippy cup/bottle, formula, baby food, spoon, diapers, wipes, pacifier, Pack ‘n Play)
    • Bedding
    • Toothbrush & Toothpaste
    • Pajamas
    • Night Light
    • Favorite Lovey
    • Change of Clothes
    • Entertainment (crayons/coloring book, books, board game, laptop, DVD player)

    Eat:

    • Cups
    • Paper Plates
    • Silverware
    • Paper Towels
    • Dinner (or take-out menu)
    • Breakfast Food
    • Snacks
    • Coffee Machine, Coffee, Mugs, Filters
    • Corkscrew/Bottle Opener (Don’t forget your bubbly to CELEBRATE!)
    • Pet Food

    Practical:

    • Basic Cleaning Supplies
    • Rubber Gloves
    • Trash Bags
    • Scissors
    • Screw Driver & Philips Head
    • Hammer
    • Pliers
    • Flashlight
    • Phone Charger
    • Pen & Paper
    • Permanent Marker

    Papers:

    • Important Documents (checkbook, passports, birth certificate, social security card)
    • HUD Statement/Closing Documents

     

    Hope you have found this list helpful and let us know if it helped you survive your first night or two!

    Stop by my office, call me 360-218-4349 or search here if you’re looking to buy or sell. We’re happy to help!

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