and if you still have questions should you contact your local Personal Property Office. Civilians must appear in person at the Personal Property Office. The Personal Property Office will need at least 3 week notice to book your move. All applications and supporting documentation must be received by their office 24 hours prior to your appointment. The Personal Property Office at Naval Station Everett (this is for shipments outbound from Everett)
FISC Detachment, Everett, Building 2200
Hours of operation:
0730-1545, M-F, (closed weekends and holidays)
Phone Numbers: Commercial - (425) 304-3742 / 4196/ 4018 Toll Free – 1(877) 801-4210 DSN – 727-3742 / 4018/ 4196 For shipments into the Everett area, call 1(888)282-5113
If you choose the government to move your household goods:
You should download the “It’s Your Move” booklet at < http://www.transcom.mil/j5/pt/dtrpart4/dtr part iv app k 1.pdf >
Before the movers arrive, please do the following:
Remove TV antenna and/or cable.
Empty, defrost and thoroughly wash inside of refrigerator or freezer. These appliances need
at least two days to dry out if mildew is to be kept to a minimum. After cleaning, leave doors open, then place silica packets in each separate compartment when the refrigerator or freezer is closed.
Remove wall/window air conditioners.
Assure that appliances such as cooking stove, washer, dryer, and dishwasher are
disconnected and cleaned before movers arrive. Also, make sure washer and dishwasher are
drained of water.
Dispose of foods that could spill or spoil in transit or storage.
Dispose of worn out and unneeded items before you move.
Remove curtain rods and mirrors from walls.
Dismantle outdoor play equipment and any outdoor structures.
Waterbeds: Make sure they are drained completely and dry.
Motorcycles, lawn mowers, gas trimmers, etc.: Drain gas (air gas tanks out for at least two days).
Disconnect battery from spark plugs, tape ends of wires and secure battery. Furnish an extra set of keys for your motorcycle. Motorcycles are NOT authorized for shipment on TDY orders.
If you intend to declare professional equipment, identify and separate it from your household
12. Organize your shipment in a manner that will save confusion on the days of packing, but do not pack items yourself. The packers will pack all items that need packing.
TEMDU WEIGHT ALLOWANCE IS FOR MEMBERS ONLY
The day of packing and pickup: