Moving Tip Monday: Keep Basic Tools Available

Keep some basic tools available while you move from your former home to your new home.  During your move, you may need to disassemble and reassemble furniture, remove wall hangings or make some repairs. In your toolbox have a hammer, razor blade, and screwdriver.  Have a few plastic baggies in your toolbox as well to gather any small […]

Moving Tip Monday: Refrigerator Moving

If you’re planning to move your refrigerator, try to use up what you have for food in the weeks leading up to your move.  That way, you have less to pack.  One day prior to your move, clean out your refrigerator, place food you want to save into a friend or neighbor’s refrigerator or a heavily […]

Moving Tip Monday: Buy All the Essentials

Before you even think about packing, go out and purchase quality boxes, plenty of packing tape, labels and markers.  This way, you won’t have to make multiple trips to the store.  It’s also a good idea to buy a few extra markers and extra rolls of tape as some could get misplaced or lost in […]

Moving Tip Monday: Schedule Pick Ups from Charities

A few weeks prior to your move, contact local charities to schedule pick ups of large items and places you can donate other items you may be getting rid of. Many charities will pick up furniture, electronics and even metals.  If you have smaller items, like clothing, tools, decor, or kitchen tools, look for thrift […]