Devra Jacobs, Brit Elders

A Happy Move: Everything You Need to Know Before and After the Boxes Are Packed

Moving. It’s a major life change. It doesn’t matter if it’s across town or across the country, the event of moving creates a mixed emotional mindset. From packing up all your possessions to renting and driving a moving truck to reconnecting your services, there are so many things to take care of in a move that the whole process can be daunting. Sprinkled with first-hand experiences and tips, A Happy Move is your owner’s guide for a seamless, practical, stress-free move.

This book provides plenty of recommendations and resources, with inside knowledge from U-Haul® and 1-800-PACK-RAT. The convenient spiral-bound book includes various lists that help you check off the items required before, during, and after a move to make the process easier, more cost-effective, and more fulfilling. It’s a tool for anyone considering a location change, whether it’s for work, school, military service, closeness to family and friends, or just a change of scenery. No matter the distance or final destination, if you’re a renter or homeowner, you, too, can follow this step-by-step process and experience A Happy Move.

Included in this book are the following topics:

  • How to find a new location
  • How to plan a moving budget
  • How to avoid being scammed
  • How to pack properly
  • How to load a truck for a DIY move
  • Who to contact before you move
  • Contacts you will need after the move
  • Resources, forms, and tips
  • Personal stories from the authors’ moves
  • And more!
Title A Happy Move
Subtitle Everything You Need to Know Before and After the Boxes Are Packed

Devra Jacobs, Brit Elders

Pub Date March 5th, 2024


Trim Size 5 1/2 x 8 3/8"
Page Count 224
Price $16.00