Tech Tools to Help You Move

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Moving soon? Having the right tools and resources to help you get the job done has truly never been easier. These days there is an app for just about everything. From apps to enhance photos and videos to games, calendars, home décor apps and more, no matter what you’re planning for you can probably find an app that was designed to help you do it, and moving is no different.

We’ve rounded up a few recommendations for our tech-savvy customers. Here are a few apps that we think might come in handy as you prepare for your big move, including organizing your items, creating an inventory of your belongings, cleaning out your closets and more. 

Organize Tasks and Inventory Your Home

One of the biggest tasks when it comes to moving is staying organized throughout the entire process. Here are a few apps that can help you manage to-do lists, create inventories, and even organize your moving-related appointments, documents and more.


Sortly is an inventory and asset management system that helps you keep track of your belongings, with the ability to add photos, labels and descriptions for each item.


This app will help you organize your move from start to finish by offering checklists, tips and other helpful tools. You can even create and store an inventory of the items you’re packing.

ToDo List

The ToDo List app does just what it says. It allows you to create, collaborate and manage to-do lists with options to add deadlines, alerts, notes, and more to make sure everything you need to get your task done is all in one place.

Sell items you don’t need

When it’s time to clear the clutter before moving day some of your items might be suited for a new home, just not your new home. So, if you’re in need of a simple way to sell and upcycle your gently used clothes, furniture and more, here are a few services to keep on your radar.

Facebook Marketplace

Have some furniture or other large items you don’t want to take with you? Facebook Marketplace makes it easy to list your items quickly and potentially make a few extra bucks.


VarageSale helps you connect with local buyers in your area, so all of the sales transactions can be done physically and safely.

Poshmark and ThreadUp

These apps have become the go-to destinations for those looking to buy, sell and trade their gently used clothing. You can easily upload photos of your items, set the price and start making sales right away.

Get Help with Tasks

Sometimes you just need an extra hand to get tasks done. And now you can find it with just a few clicks. Apps like TaskRabbit and Thumbtack have made it easier than ever to help you find local handymen, plumbers, service techs and more.


TaskRabbit connects you with taskers to help with anything from assembling furniture, mounting TVs, hanging pictures and more.


Thumbtack is an easy-to-use platform for finding service pros for specific projects. You can find just about any type of professional from carpenters to cleaners and personal trainers.

Apps to Help You Make Your House a Home

As you’re preparing to settle into your new home check out some of these apps that make saving and curating home decor items super simple, and fun.


Visualize, plan and budget your space using Spoaks interactive interior design tools. You can search for inspiration, create room mockups and floor plans, and manage projects all inside their platform.

Benjamin Moore Color Capture

Ready to give those walls a fresh coat of paint? Take that new color for a spin before you start painting using apps like Benjamin Moore’s Color Capture. Sherwin Williams, Home Depot, and Behr all offer similar apps, so you can select from various color libraries. 


Looking for expert advice? Havenly actually pairs you with a designer to help you bring your vision for your new home to life.


Once you’re all moved in use Homer to track progress on your home projects, or inspiration for decorating and updating rooms throughout your home. An added bonus: Homer also offers a spot to store all those appliance manuals, warranty details and more, so you can access them when you need them. 

My United Moving Portal

When you’re looking for a moving partner to be with you every step of the way United Van Lines makes it possible with our My United Moving Portal. You can download the app directly to your mobile device and manage your move on the go.

From packing and coordinating the transport of your household items to setting up utility services, there is a lot to keep track of when it comes to planning a move. The MyUnited move portal helps you move with confidence. 

We’ve streamlined the moving experience by providing one centralized place for all you need to know and accomplish surrounding your move. Once you’ve booked your relocation, reach out to your move coordinator to get access to your My United portal.