Five Apps for a Seamless House Move

If that circled date on the calendar is becoming more threatening as the days whizz by, you need a technological helping hand to ensure your house move runs smoothly. Here are five of the best apps to help you move from A to B with minimum stress.

1. Move Advisor

The Move Advisor app is feature-packed and completely free. Amongst the tools you’ll find in this app are: a moving timeline (which suggests tasks as you approach the big day, such as hiring a moving company, buying packing supplies and informing utility providers); other features include a home inventory which helps you list your items room by room, and estimates the number of boxes, blankets and packaging materials you’ll need.

Cost: FREE iOS / Android

2. State Farm Move Tools

State Farm Move Tools provides a tool for every task – including an interactive packing tool, a to-do list, Smart labels (which are printable), an inventory database and helpful moving tips.

Cost: FREE iOS / Android

3. Suddath Moving Guru

For those who need a basic app, Suddath Moving Guru may be the one – offering moving tips and a checklist that begins with a 10 week countdown. A nice little bonus is that you can use it to send out messages to let your contacts know that you’ve moved and what your new address is.

Cost: FREE iOS

4. Sortly

The Sortly app is ideal for those who need plenty of step-by-step help for comprehensive organisation. A standout feature of this app include smart note taking for your inventory, which allows you to create various folders for tasks such as a bedroom move (which is pre-filled with storage such as your wardrobe and jewellery box).

An excellent tool bundled within this app is the ability to take photos and videos of your open boxes – this can really help you avoid having to search through every box in order to discover items at the other end.

Cost: FREE iOS / Desktop

5. Home Move Pro

Home Move Pro is the ultimate app for creating and managing content to do with your move. Features include quick notes (written and audio); checklists; photo galleries and more.

Cost: FREE iOS

Feeling that little bit calmer about your upcoming house move? Couple serious organisation that these apps provide, with a York removal service that eradicates the stress of moving your many items yourself. Grab your online home removal quote and discover how affordable we are, or find out more about our York home removals; alternatively you can phone our team on 07931 849 112 or 01904 375 995, or email us via

Five Apps For A Seamless House Move