Archive for December, 2011

Garage Sale Tips

One of the best way to de-clutter is to have a garage sale. It is in this event where you can get more out of your trash. But first you have to take some time to choose the things that you are willing to let go of and the things that you just cant live without. The rule is quite simple, those that you use, you get to keep while those that you haven’t used in 3 months or so you put […]

Moving Tips

When moving, you need to use all the things and resources that can help your move go sooth, fast and easy. That is the very reason as to why you need to be familiar with several aspects of relocation a month or so before actually moving. This familiarization will give you the important insights that will help you thoroughly understand the ins and outs of relocation which can help make your move go as planned. The date of your move should be on […]

Surveying Before Relocating

Before moving, you need to be particular about the place that you will transfer to. Its not enough that you just pack all your stuff and go about marching from one city to another, one zip code to another. If you want to settle comfortably, you need to be extra prepared and if you can, get to know the place that  you’ll transfer to before actually sealing the deal. A neighborhood check up is a must if you can afford it. This is a great way for […]

Moving Insurance

To ensure that your things are safe and sound while moving is to get a good insurance that covers for your things. However, it must be noted that not all moving insurance are created equal. There are good ones and there are not so good ones. This is why it is your main role to determine whether or not a particular insurance is good for you or not. The cheaper ones may appeal to most people but it most be noted that […]

Details, Details, Details

When you are moving from one place to another, you need to remember and be particular about the little details such as the packing materials, the food on moving day and the like. These things may seem to be of little importance when relocating but the absence of such thing can cause real hassle on the day of the move. Packing tapes, extra cardboard boxes and the like may seem not needed anymore if you are done packing. But this misconception can […]

Organizing a 3 in 1 Party

Moving on holidays can be a bit strenuous. The fact that its the holiday means people are busy going here and there. Christmas parties alone can eat up your time as well as that of your family and friends. This is why when you are moving, it would be best to organize a 3 in 1 party where everyone gets what they want and everybody ends up happy. This is why inviting your friends to a 3 in 1 party is a sure way to get their attention and eventually their attendance: Farewell Considering the fact that you are moving, a farewell […]

Reason why Truck Rental is MUST

  If you want to secure your stuff when relocating, a truck rental is your best bet in securing the safety of your property. There is no need to deal worry over minor details as the truck rental will cover most if not all the things that needs utmost attention while your things are being transported. For added security, you can choose to insure your stuff prior to moving. The insurance  will be like money in the bank, it will keep your things safe in the […]

Packing Party: Organizing One

  No man is an island, they say. This is why extra hands when packing your things before moving will not only help in saving you time and money but it can also be a great way to enjoy time with close friends. Organizing a packing party is easy as it is basically the same as that of a regular party. The only difference is that you have to inform your guests that there will be somepacking involved. Below are the 5 easy steps on how to organizes a packing party with friends. Guest List Make a guest list […]

Packing Strategies

One of the most important stage of relocation is the packing of things. This is when cooperation, strategy and patience needs to work hand in hand in order to be successful. If you fail at packing, there is a great chance that you will need to start over again or worst,something wrong can happen on the actual day of the move or on the first day of opening your stuff in your new house and you realize that something is missing, wrong, or broken. Book are the […]

Cleaning Before Moving

If you are moving, you know for a fact that the need to go over your things is a must. It is very advisable to conduct a general cleaning a week or two before the move. This general cleaning will enable you to sort your things properly. Considering how expensive the shipping and moving truck is, sorting your things properly is one of the things that you can do in order to save. If you are on a time crunch where a one time big time clean up is too much for […]