What To Do With Stuff You Don’t Want

Moving is the perfect opportunity to go through a “purge” of your belongings. But what’s one to do once you’ve decided what to keep and you have a pile of stuff you don’t want? With all the ways to donate and reuse most household items, trashing those items are not an option. So just what […]

Packing Planner: Packing the Bathroom

Making room for a  toothbrush and some towels may seem like an easy task, but there are more items to account for than you may realize. When packing for a move, many people often overlook the bathroom. Don’t make the mistake of assuming since this room smaller, that it will be an easier to pack. The bathroom is best left as […]

Dealing With Moving Day Stress

Whether it’s a day to dread or to be excited about, all in all it is a bittersweet day, it’s moving day. It’s time to pack, rent a moving truck, load, unload, organize, clean, return apartment keys, etc. Thinking of everything as a whole can definitely seem very stressful. Although what are some tips you can do […]

Packing Planner: Packing the Garage

Garages come in all shapes and sizes. Depending where you live or what type of person you are, your garage may take a couple hours to pack or a couple days. Either way, it is always beneficial to do some planning prior to your packing. Check out the infographic below for some tips on how to […]

Packing a Flat-Screen TV

Your flat-screen TV is your prized possession. It is the key to enjoying weekend games and movie nights. That being said, extra precautions must be taken when packing a flat-screen TV to ensure the safety of your item on its way to its new home. This guide will assist you in safely packing and transporting […]

Picture and Art Storage

Packing for a move should be strategic, but sometimes in the craziness of making sure everyone in the family has their rooms packed and labeled, the walls are  ignored. Next thing you know, you have your whole house packed but your walls are fully dressed! Just throwing your art on top of your other stuff […]

Moving to College 101: Shipping Direct and More

Congratulations on your decision to pursue higher education! You must be thrilled to embark on your next big chapter in life: moving to college! From shipping direct to checklists and more, these tips will make your move a bit easier: Packing If you’ve never moved out on your own before, you may be perplexed on […]

Packing Planner: Packing a Home Office

When it comes to packing a home office, your best bet is to start early and stay organized. Perhaps one of the most important rooms of your home, the home office, serves as a work place just a couple steps from your bedroom. This room contains important business and personal documents and belongings. Let’s not forget […]

Packing Planner: Packing the Kitchen

Before you start banging around pots and pans, remember that there are resources to make packing the kitchen easier. Packing the kitchen for your move requires some planning to ensure that all items make it to your new home safely. Different sized items require different types of packing supplies. The kitchen is made up of […]

How To Pack Your Dishware

Making sure that your dishes make it to your new home in one piece can be a feat. Here are some tips on how to pack your dishware like a pro: Dish Saver Kit If you need a box to strategically place all your bowls, plates and saucers, the dish saver kit is ideal. With […]

Packing Planner: Packing a 3 Bedroom Home

In our last post of the Packing Planner series, we gave insight on how to pack a studio apartment. For this post, we will cover how to pack a three-bedroom home. Packing a three-bedroom home is simple when you work room by room and break down the process. When deciding what moving supplies you’ll need […]

Quick Unpacking Tips

Having moved many times and in many situations, only one thing has been a constant; the hassle of unpacking. It’s my least favorite thing to do and, based on how many people I’ve talked to who still have things in boxes years later, I’m not alone. With that little confession out of the way, I […]