How to Make Your New House a Home… Fast

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If you’re about to move or are in the process of moving, then this is for you.

There is an unsettled feeling that lingers when you move into your new home. Everything seems to be in limbo… your things, your rooms, your life. And because of that, a lot of times, it can be hard to feel “at home” in your new house. Don’t let the after-effects of moving stress you out, too much. Today, we want to share with you easy ways that you can make your new house a HOME.   Continue reading


Simple Ways to Avoid Stress During Your Big Move

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The moving process. Fun, right? Well… maybe not for everyone. The reality is that moving can take a toll on your body, your relationships and even your bank account. And it always seems that about mid-move we stop our packing and ask ourselves, “why am I even doing this? Is all of this stress seriously worth it?”

You see, stress, for most of us, is an inevitable side effect of moving. It just seems like something we have to go through to doesn’t it? Moving has and always will be a pain. Right? False. In fact, very false.

High levels of stress, I am happy to tell you, can be avoided in your move. How, you ask? Consider the list below before your next blog move and watch your stress decrease immediately. Continue reading


Downsizing? Here’s how.

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Moving is hardly ever an easy thing to do. You have so many things to consider and sometimes – so little time. One of the most challenging relocations is downsizing from a house to an apartment. At first it may seem like there is less to do because you have fewer items to pack and move, and therefore the moving cost will be lower. This is a good point, but the process of actually getting there is longer than it is on a regular house-to-house or apartment-to-apartment move. What is the best way to downsize your home and how do you make it happen? Continue reading


2 Houses: Stage Your Move While You Stage Your Old Home

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How Being In Between is a Blessing in Disguise

One of the biggest stresses of transitioning from one house to another is the selling process. Often times, the new home is purchased and the keys are in hand, but the old house is waiting to sell. Everyone knows that staged homes tend to sell faster and for more money, but no one likes living in that constrained environment. When staging your home, just think “Hotel”. Mostly impersonal, a little sparse, and pristine. This means removing many of the things that make your house feel like a home. But if you already have the new home purchased, you can move out of that staged environment and go ahead and start your life in your new home, saving yourself a lot of headache. Do you have 2 Houses? Here’s how to stage your move while you stage your old home:

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How a Floor Plan Can Save Time (And Money!) in Your Move

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In Just 5 Easy Steps

Whether you are moving just down the road, across country, or across the world, taking the time to sit down and plan things a few weeks before your move can save you a lot of headache when the movers knock on your door. Here we give you 5 steps to help make your life easier.

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