Get Involved Series – Family in a New Community

You have returned your family’s moving truck and your move is officially over.  Now what?  The most important thing you can do for your family to make a move last, is to get involved.  If you are moving in the summer with kids it is important to get involved quickly because kids do not have school to meet new […]

8 Staging Tips for Summer

‘Tis the season–to move! Summer is the most competitive time of year for selling homes. It’s true that it is the perfect time of the year to showcase your abode, but it’s also the time when the market is flooded with other options. This being said, there are a lot of details that if addressed can keep your […]

How To Prepare Your New Home For Your Cat

When moving into a new home, it is important to remember to prepare your new home for your cat first. It is not a difficult process, but a little bit of forethought will make life easier both for you and your furry friends. Indoor Cats For indoor cats you will want to have a safe […]

Choosing a New Home vs. an Existing Home

When it comes to shopping for a home, there are many factors to take into consideration. The decision shouldn’t be made lightly, as you are going to be living in this home for years to come. There are an array of items you should take into account when deciding on what home to buy before […]

Newlyweds First Home

You exchanged your vows, had the perfect fairytale wedding and now you are officially newlyweds! Now that you have finished wedding planning, what do you do with all that free time on your hands? One of the first steps for many couples after they tie the knot is to buy their first home! Now that […]

Moving Tips From A Military Wife

Moving is a constant part of the military life. On average, a military family moves every 3 years. While the military will move your belongings, especially in overseas situations, when the move is stateside, many families choose to either move all or part of their belongings themselves. With so many moves under their belts, service […]

How Daylight Saving Time Affects Your Move

Daylight Savings Time History Daylight Savings Time was created as a way to make the best use out of the daylight during the summer months. Every year, at 2 a.m. on the second Sunday in March, most of the U.S. and Canada advance their clocks by one hour. Does Daylight Savings Time affect your normal […]

What Fits in a Moving Box? [VIDEO]

As you prepare for your move, you’re going to have to decide how to best pack up all of your belonging. Thankfully, you don’t have to think about that too much because with the variety of moving box sizes, you can easily get boxed up and on your way. Small Moving Box Despite being “small”, […]

Turning a Spare Bedroom into a Nursery

Bringing a baby into this world is one of the most beautiful experiences one can have. Planning for their arrival, however, can be one of the most stressful. But it doesn’t have to be. Turning a spare bedroom into a nursery can be a rewarding experience if you plan efficiently. Consider these tips before you get started. […]

How To Quickly Clean Your Apartment Once You Move Out

We’ve all been there, you’ve spent the entire day moving your belongings into your new home,  you’re tired and exhausted. The last thing you want to do is head back to your old pad and clean it. Although, if you want your deposit back from your landlord you may have to make the journey back to the […]

Tips for Moving Heavy Items Upstairs

Almost everyone has lived in an upstairs apartment or bought a two story house at some point in their life. I have done both and have experienced the joy and pain of several moves in and out of these two. I have come up with some ideas and tips to help move those heavy items. […]

Tips for Storing Antiques

Are you always searching for the best find at your local antique shop? Have you accumulated so many antiques over the years, that now you don’t know what to do with them? Or maybe your prized antique collection won’t fit in your new home and now  you need to find somewhere to store it? With […]