ArtsAutosBooksBusinessEducationEntertainmentFamilyFashionFoodGamesGenderHealthHolidaysHomeHubPagesPersonal FinancePetsPoliticsReligionSportsTechnologyTravel

A List Of Items You May Need For Your First House

Updated on September 30, 2014

If you just bought or rented your first house or apartment, congratulations! When you move into a new place with nothing but clothes and some spare furniture, it can be a little tough to figure out all the things you will really need and use in your new home. I have compiled a list here of things that you may want to buy to have around the house. You might want to print this page out and use it as a checklist.

Small Appliances


♦ Toaster
♦ Blender
♦ Can opener
♦ Microwave
♦ Vacuum cleaner
♦ Coffee Maker
♦ Hand mixer or Stand up mixer

Kitchen Non Food Items


♦ Aluminum foil
♦ Plastic wrap
♦ Food storage containers
♦ Salt and pepper shakers
♦ Dish sponges
♦ Dish rags
♦ Dish washing liquid
♦ Hand soap
♦ Paper Towels
♦ Napkins
♦ Silverware
♦ Cooking utensils
♦ Plates
♦ Cups and glasses
♦ Bowls
♦ Oven mitts
♦ Kitchen towels
♦ Pots and pans
♦ Baking dishes
♦ Cookie sheets
♦ Ice cube trays
♦ Colander
♦ Strainer
♦ Vegetable peeler
♦ Cutting board
♦ Measuring cups
♦ Trashcan
♦ Trash bags

Basic Food Items


♦ Salt
♦ Pepper
♦ Spices and herbs
♦ Mustard
♦ Ketchup
♦ Mayonnaise
♦ Eggs
♦ Milk
♦ Bread
♦ Vegetable oil
♦ Olive oil
♦ Flour
♦ Sugar
♦ Butter
♦ Vinegar
♦ Salad dressings

Bathroom


♦ Toilet paper
♦ Bathroom cleaner
♦ Shower curtain
♦ Wash cloth
♦ Toothbrush
♦ Toothpaste
♦ Mouthwash
♦ Dental floss
♦ Shampoo
♦ Bath Towels
♦ Hand towel
♦ Hand soap
♦ Plunger
♦ Toilet wand
♦ First aid ointments and bandaids
♦ Body soap
♦ Nail clippers
♦ Tweezers
♦ Q-tips
♦ Thermometer
♦ Air freshener
♦ Scale

Laundry


♦ Laundry detergent
♦ Laundry basket
♦ Hamper
♦ Clothes pins
♦ Hangers
♦ Dryer Sheets
♦ Iron
♦ Ironing board

Stationary Supplies


♦ Scissors
♦ Pens
♦ Notepads
♦ Scotch tape
♦ Duct tape
♦ Envelopes
♦ Stamps
♦ Paper shredder
♦ File box
♦ File folders

Cleaning Items


♦ Mop
♦ Broom
♦ Bucket
♦ Dust pan and brush
♦ Sponges
♦ Rags
♦ All purpose cleaners
♦ Window cleaner
♦ Dust cleaner

Bedroom


♦ Bed linens
♦ Pillows
♦ Curtains
♦ Shades or blinds
♦ Tissues
♦ Safety lock box

Other Useful Household Items



♦ Tools (hammer, screwdriver, pliers, etc.)
♦ Flashlight
♦ Matches and lighters
♦ Smoke detectors
♦ Light bulbs
♦ Storage bins
♦ Coasters
♦ Batteries


I hope this list can make it a little easier for you to figure out what you need when you are moving into your first home. Moving into a new place may be overwhelming and having a check list might help you to be more organized.







Comments

    0 of 8192 characters used
    Post Comment

    No comments yet.