Kauai Real Estate

 

Kauai Real Estate

 
Real Estate Search Kauai
Kauai Home For Sale
Kauai Condo
Kauai Land For Sale
 
Vacation Rentals
 
Contact
 

Mortgage Lending Services

Mortgage Calculator

 

Gordon Perry
Kauai Real Estate Agent
also offering mortgage & refinance loans.
(808) 652-3330
Email

 

 


If You Are
Moving To Hawaii
from the New York metro area and need a small move specialist, contact Above and Beyond Cargo,
A New York Mover

 

 


Kauai Real Estate > Moving Tips

Easing the Transition to Your New Home

Use the right boxes, and pack them carefully

Professional moving companies use only sturdy, reinforced cartons. The boxes you can get at your neighborhood supermarket or liquor store might be free, but they are not nearly as strong or padded, and so can't shield your valuables as well from harm in transit.

Use sheets, blankets, pillows and towels to separate pictures and other fragile objects from each other and the sides of the carton. Pack plates and glass objects vertically, rather than flat and stacked.

Be sure to point out to your mover the boxes in which you've packed fragile items, especially if those items are exceptionally valuable. The mover will advise you whether those valuables need to be repacked in sturdier, more appropriate boxes.

The heavier the item, the smaller the box it should occupy. A good rule of thumb is if you can't lift the carton easily, it's too heavy. Label your boxes, especially the one containing sheets and towels, so you can find everything you need the first night in your new home.

For your family's safety and comfort

Teach your children your new address. Let them practice writing it on packed cartons. You can lighten your load and reduce any storage space you need to rent by hosting a garage or yard sale.

Fill two "OPEN ME FIRST" cartons containing snacks, instant coffee or tea bags, soap, toilet paper, toothpaste and brushes, medicine and toiletry items (make sure caps are tightly secured), flashlight,
screwdriver, pliers, can opener, paper plates, cups and utensils, a pan or two, paper towels, and any other items your family can't do without. Ask your van foreman to load one of these boxes, so that it will be unloaded at your new home first. Why the second box? In case the movers are delayed getting to your house on the day of the move.

Keep your pets out of packing boxes and away from all the activity on moving day.

Let all your electrical gadgets return to room temperature before plugging them in.

Since you may need to call old neighbors or businesses from your new home, pack your phone book.

Work hand in hand with your mover

Give the mover's foreman your reach numbers and email addresses so you can stay in contact.

Read the inventory form carefully, and ask the mover to explain anything you don't understand. Make a note of your shipment's registration number, and keep your Bill of Lading handy.

If you're moving long distance, be aware that your property might share a truck with that of several other households. For this reason, your mover might have to warehouse your furniture and belongings for
several days. Therefore, ask your mover whether your goods will remain on the truck until delivered. If they have to be stored, ask whether you can check the warehouse for security, organization and cleanliness.
 

 

Featured Listings > 1 : 2 : 3 : 4 :

HOME | Kauai Homes For Sale | Kauai Condo Listings | Kauai Land For Sale
FEATURED REAL ESTATE LISTINGS | About Gordon Perry
LINKS | EXCHANGE LINKS | CONTACT | MORTGAGE CALCULATOR

Kauai Home Sales
© 2002 All Right(s) Reserved. Independently Owned & Operated.
Gordon Perry - Kauai Real Estate
Kilauea, Hawaii. 96754 | (808) 652-3330

Kauai

Real Estate

Real Estate

Kauai Recreation Kauai Current Market Conditions Financing Real Estate
Upcoming Events
In Kauai
Hawaii
Real Estate Agents
Mortgage Calculator
Kauai Restaurants Successful Real Estate Investments Title Insurance
Kauai - Ranked 2nd Best Island In the World Make Money In Real Estate Property Taxes
Kauai
The Garden Island
Real Estate Mistakes Moving Tips
Kauai
A Spectacular Island
Happiest States  
Kauai Utilities Gordon's Real-Estate
Picks
More...
Kauai Mortgage Lenders
 
10 Reasons to Invest in
Kauai Real Estate
Travel Times
 
Recreation Resources Rising Vacation Home Sales Princeville Resort
Kauai Appraisers Building A Home in Kauai Photo Gallery
Kauai Schools   About Gordon Perry
More Kauai Resources   Testimonials
Kauai
Fractional Ownership
  Site Map
Kauai Shared
Vacation Homes
   
     
  Archives  
  Vacation Homes Hit
Record High
  Misleading Real Estate Headlines
  Mortgage Rates  
  Making Money With
Real Estate
 
  Changing
Market Values
 
  Benefits of Owning A Home  
  Ready To Buy  

Kauai Real Estate

Kauai Homes For Sale : Kauai Condo Listings : Kauai Land For Sale : Fractional Ownership

Whether you are seeking a wondrous home, condo or piece of land to enjoy living as a full time resident, looking for that perfect vacation home or exploring the incredible real estate investment opportunities in Kauai, we have something for everyone and can help you find that slice of real estate, large or small, that is perfect for you. All Kauai real estate listings have been gathered in this easy to use website to make your Kauai Real Estate research and decision making as simple and enjoyable as possible.