Things to do on the First Day in Your New Home

Congratulations! You have accomplished the arduous goal of moving your family and all your belongings into your new home. However, don’t start doing an end zone dance just yet. Even if you just want to relax and take a breather, as is only natural, you shouldn’t – not...

5 Moving Tips for Seniors

Moving can be a chore no matter how old you are. However, as we get older it gets more difficult as do a great many other things in our senior years. Yes, seniors are still tasked with this chore as they downsize to a smaller house or apartment as offspring move out...

Tips on How to Dress for Moving Day

Moving day involves a lot of concerns for movers paying up the remaining bills, disconnecting the utilities, disassembling the large furniture pieces and so on. Thus, it is hardly a surprise that many people do not have what attire they will wear on that day as being...

Ways to Make your Home “Smart”

Homeowner interest in living a life ala George Jetson has risen considerably over the past several years. In fact, you can hardly go to any store or browse social media at all without seeing a reference to technologies that make apartment or home living more...

6 Green Moving Tips for a Healthier Environment

Mostly moves aren’t known for being environmentally friendly. There is the fuel used in going to your destination, the tons of trash that is created during the entire process as well as many other aspects of a typical move that only add to the stress that we subject...

Long Term Storage Tips

There are many scenarios for which a homeowner may need to have his/her belongings stored for an indefinite period. Sometimes a homeowner may need to put items aside when they intend to travel for an extended period of time, or when they are being deployed. They may...

Tips for Helping Your Pet Adjust to Your New Home

Everyone knows that moving is a stressful time for most people. What some people fail to consider is that moving can be an even more stressful time for our pets. They must, after all, adjust to new sights, sounds, smells and other pets and animals in their new...

Tips for Moving on Short Notice

While many people have the luxury of having weeks and even months to plan and pack for their move, others have to deal with a more restrictive move out schedule. For example, people who have lost a job, separated from a partner, downsized due to high costs for the...

7 Uses for Leftover Moving Boxes

Prior to moving to a new place, one’s life is consumed with the task of finding moving boxes. After a move, one’s life becomes consumed with the question of what to do with all those moving boxes. Well, with a little creativity and effort, moving boxes can be...

6 Tips for Holding a Successful Moving Sale

There are two great things about pre-moving sales. One is that they help to raise money which can be used to defray the cost of moving. The other is that they present an excellent opportunity to get rid of things that are of no value to you but may be of great use to...