• Take a deep breath. Moving is a big step with a bigger transition to follow.
• Decide how you’ll manage the move. If you’re hiring a moving company, get quotes from at least three places, and check them out. If you’re moving far, arrange for transporting your car. If you’re going to do it yourself, figure out where you will get a truck and how much advance notice will [...]
Home design: Pack fast, move fast, with these 12 tips
By MARNI JAMESON and SPECIAL TO THE DENVER POST | The Denver Post
August 30, 2013 at 4:15 am
The inevitable day has come. I’m moving. Again. Next weekend, and for the third time in as many years. This is what happens when you are a live-in home stager.
As I pack, I ruminate like Plato on [...]
By: Helen Racanelli
Whether you're an empty nester moving from a house into a condo, or a renter trading in a two-bedroom for a studio, you'll have to say sayonara to some of your stuff. Stressed out by the prospect? Don't be. Sarah Moyse and Jennie Davidson, Toronto-based moving planners and owners of Wren Designs, offer 10 tips designed to make downsizing a snap!
By Melissa Neiman • Bankrate.com
5 cheap home-staging ideas
When you're selling your home, you want it to look its best so it will command the best price. That's where home staging comes in.
On HGTV's "Designed to Sell," sellers are given $2,000 to transform their homes. Or, you could hire a professional stager to prepare the home for prospective [...]
By Paula Spencer Scott, Caring.com Author | Last updated: Jan 16, 2017
Helping a parent downsize for a move can be complicated. Where you see a houseful of stuff to sort and toss, your parent is apt to see treasures, essentials, and a lifetime of memories.
"To let go of what we have around us is to confront a very different living situation," says senior-relocation industry [...]