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Moving Shopping List

When you are moving into a new house, keeping a moving shopping list on hand will help you make sure that you have everything that you need in order to make your move successful. A shopping list for moving should include any basic, essential items that you will need before, during, and after the move, and it will also list any packing supplies that you will need. The following moving shopping list will give you an idea of the items that you should have to make your move an enjoyable and rewarding experience.

Moving Shopping List (General Items)

  • Paper Towels
  • Paper Plates
  • Disposable Plastic Utensils
  • Disposable Cups
  • Snacks
  • Drinks
  • Can Opener
  • Telephone, Laptop, and other Electronic Devices
  • Map of the Area (if moving to an unfamiliar location)
  • Extra Toilet Paper
  • First Aid Kit
  • Flashlight
  • Shower Curtain
  • Medications or Supplements
  • Extension Cord
  • Trash Bags
  • All Purpose Cleaner
  • Broom

Moving Shopping List (Packing Items)

  • Assortment of Boxes
  • Packing Tape
  • Packing Material
  • Storage Containers
  • Labels
  • Permanent Markers or Pens

Moving Shopping List (For Children)

  • Formula, Baby Food, or Snacks
  • Water and Juice
  • Toys
  • Diapers
  • Extra Clothes
  • Blankets

Moving Shopping List (For Pets)

  • Animal Carrier
  • Toys
  • Food and Treats
  • Collar, Identification Tag, and Leash
  • Dishes for Food and Water
  • Litter Box, Litter, and Scooper

Moving Shopping List (Once in Your New Home)

  • Groceries
  • Appliances (if applicable)
  • Cleaning Products
  • Furniture
  • Toiletries
  • Necessities