New Home Essentials

Settling into a space can be overwhelming – you’ll end up doing a lot of unnecessary shopping and scouring through boxes to find what you need. Here’s a checklist you can keep handy to minimize trips to the store. It’ll also help you take stock of what you already have.

Living Room

 

Media console

Couch

Coffee table

Curtains

Curtain rods

TV

Gaming consoles

Area rugs

Shelves

Coasters

Houseplants

Accent chairs

Picture frames

Wall art

Lamps

 
Kitchen
 

Oven mitts/potholders

Washcloths/towels

Paper towel holder

Bar stools

Bag clips

Shelf liner

Utensils

Utensil organizer

Dish rack/drying mat

Spice rack

Water filter

Fridge storage

Dishes 

Placemats

Mixing bowls

Spatulas

Can opener

Pizza cutter

Glasses/cups

Coffee migs

Small appliances

Cookware

Serving bowls

Knives

 
Bedroom
 

Bed frame

Headboard

Mattress pad

Mattress protector

Mattress/air mattress

Pillows

Sheets/pillowcases

Blankets/quilts/comforters

Duvet cover

Nightstand

Bookshelf

Desk

Dresser

Lamps

 
Closet/Storage
 

Hangers

Shelf organizers

Shoe racks

Storage bins

Cube storage units

Door mirror

Drawer organizer

Under-bed storage

Space bags

Accessory organizer

Hangers

 
Bath
 

Shower curtain

Shower liner

Shower rod

Shower hooks/rings

Bathmat

Towels

Toilet brush and holder

Toilet seat

Toilet paper

Hand soap

Toiletries

Loofah

Toothbrush holder

Wastebasket

Scale

 
Laundry/Cleaning
 

Sponges

Gloves

Broom/dust pan

Vacuum

Mop

Trash can

Trash bags

Cleaning products

  • Toilet bowl cleaner
  • Mirror/glass cleaner
  • All purpose cleaner
  • Disinfecting wipes
 
Miscellaneous
 

Lightbulbs

Extension cords

Surge protectors

Batteries

First aid kit

Flashlights

Candles/lighters

Heaters/fans/humidifiers

Basic tool kit

 

Once you’re feeling comfortable in your new digs, check out some of our articles on making the most of your space. We know moving can be a pain – Handled is here to help, every step of the way.

 

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