Moving can be one of life’s most stressful events. Often, moving involves saying goodbye to home, signing a lease or a mortgage, selling a property, meeting new people, finding a new job, going to a new school, acclimating to new places, and finding new restaurants, doctors, and dentists. Moving can… Continue reading.
After years or even decades of living in a larger home, you might now be faced with the need to move into a smaller home. Some people decide on downsizing for financial reasons; others choose to downsize because maintaining a larger home is not as easy as it used to… Continue reading.
Most cats are creatures of habit who don’t appreciate big changes. Since moving with your cat is a very big change, expect your cat to have some issues on moving day. Manage your cat’s fear, discomfort and annoyance by preparing your precious feline in advance. Start a few weeks before… Continue reading.
Everybody has their reasons for wanting to leave the suburban or full urban lifestyle. You might want to retire close to nature, with ample chances for living off the land. You might want the challenge of living a greener lifestyle with minimal carbon impact. Or you might simply enjoy the… Continue reading.
Your piano represents a significant investment in the joy, culture, and music of your household. While your piano sits as a centerpiece in your living space and serves as a gathering place on special occasions, the instrument becomes a hindrance during the piano moving process. Even homeowners who choose to… Continue reading.
Summer is the most popular time of the year for people to move. Not only does summertime mean better weather, but it also makes starting out in a new area easier. Your children, for example, don’t have to worry about starting a new school in the middle of the school… Continue reading.
Moving most of your belongings, while time-consuming, is simple: you pack books in boxes, wrap glass in paper, and take furniture apart. Better yet, you hire a moving company to pack for you. However, some items can be challenging to move. Fish tanks, for example, take more forethought and research… Continue reading.
If you’re moving to the country from an urban or suburban area, you may be a bit nervous about meeting the new neighbors. Will they like you in your new town, or will you be mocked for your city ways? The best way to get neighbors on your side is… Continue reading.
When you live in a series of rented rooms, you begin to get used to a sort of institutional ambiance. But now you’re getting settled in a city apartment and making a new start. You want to turn your bleak, new home into a warm, comfortable getaway. You love the… Continue reading.
If you’re like most people, you need every dollar when you move, including your security deposit. Ensure your deposit is returned to you after moving out of your old place by meeting the requirements of your lease. Here’s how to have the best chance of receiving your security deposit after… Continue reading.