Wednesday April 16, 2014
We all know that we can't take it all with us when we go, but did you know that the same philosophy and practical advice applies to your move, too? Well, it does. So when you're starting to plan your move, don't just concentrate on things you need to pack but also consider all that stuff you should leave behind.
Flammables may be the only thing on your list, but other items, such as nail polish remover should also be left with a friend. Find out what other household stuff needs to be on your What Not to Pack list and learn how to properly dispose of them before you move.
Monday April 14, 2014
Even though moving stresses me out, what I do like is the chance to start over. Moving into a new space and being able to arrange a room they way I like is something I love to do. Maybe it's because I don't tend to rearrange a room after we've settled in so moving seems to give me permission to try something new.
While arranging and placing the furniture in a new space can be challenging, it also has the greatest impact in defining your home. To start, find out how to arrange furniture within the new room to create both a functional and inviting space. Remember a move provides the perfect time to create the perfect space. Take advantage of it.
And check out About's Guide to Furniture. You'll find lots of great articles and resources to help you create the right space - for you.
Friday April 11, 2014
When you move a business, you want your clients to know it is business as usual. Your move is literally everybody's business. Nobody wants to be held up just because you're relocating the office.
Here are useful tips to move your business efficiently and economically, while ensuring your clients know it's business as usual.
Wednesday April 9, 2014
If you're planning on moving to a smaller home, or helping an older relative sell their family home to move to a retirement community, downsizing is probably one of the hardest things you'll ever do.
So, where do you start? If you're helping a relative or older friend, you may want to read the article How to Talk to Seniors About Moving, and check out the 10 Tips to Help Seniors Move. If you're looking at downsizing, you can follow these suggestions on moving to a smaller home which includes information on how to get started and what questions you need to ask to ensure you're making the right choices.