First Night Survival Guide

If your shipment hasn't arrived or you're simply too weary to unpack everything, set aside some essential items you'll need for the first night in your new place.

Food/Kitchen supplies
Snacks, sandwiches
Bottled water
Plastic plates, cups, utensils
Can openers
Paper towels, napkins
Garbage bags

Toiletries
Toothbrushes, toothpaste
Soap, shampoo
Toilet paper
Contact lens case, solution
Towels
Hygiene products

Medication
Prescription medicine
First aid kit, band-aids, peroxide

Tools
Flashlights
Candles, matches
Screwdriver
Pliers
Scissors
Light bulbs

   
Clothing
Enough clothing for a few days
Sleeping bag, blankets

Children's items (if applicable)
Baby food
Diapers
Favorite toys
Food, treats
Bottled water

Pet's items (if applicable)
Food
Leash
Water dish
Any medication

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