Relocation

All things moving related whether relocating across country or across town (relocation). What do you need to do before the move, during the move, and after the move to make the transition smooth?

5 Signs You Found the Right Moving Company

5 Signs You Found the Right Moving Company

Finding the right moving company is tough. You want a moving company that is responsive, responsible, and thorough. Below are five “green flags” to look for when trying to find the right moving company. The moving company agrees to an in-home assessment, either in person […]

5 Red Flags To Look For When Buying a House

5 Red Flags To Look For When Buying a House

Buying a house is an emotional process. There is excitement to own a new home. Fear to commit to such a financial decision. Mental exhaustion to go through all the paperwork. Enjoyment dreaming about how to decorate your new home. You name the emotion, and […]

The Biggest Mistake I Made During our Move

The Biggest Mistake I Made During our Move

I made the biggest mistake.  When we moved to our current city, I thought I had everything organized.  I was on top of it.  Housing figured out.  Cars transported.  Moving contract signed.  Address changed. The one thing I didn’t do was find a Pediatrician for […]

Moving Day Survival Kit

Moving Day Survival Kit

When moving day arrives, you will have many tasks to complete.  Your mom brain may be in full force.  Pack a Moving Day Survival Kit a week before moving day, so you will have everything you need when moving day comes.  Most items will be […]

How Much Should You Tip Your Movers?

How Much Should You Tip Your Movers?

Moving is hard work.  Planning a move is tiring and overwhelming.  But, actually physically moving items from one location to another is utterly exhausting.  There is a reason many people hire someone else to move their belongings.  So when you hire someone to properly take […]

Questions to ask Moving Company

Questions to ask Moving Company

In my opinion, the questions you ask the moving company will set the tone for the move.  In most situations in life, if you know what you are talking about when requesting services, you tend to get better service.  As a physical therapist, I tend […]

What Type of Move Are you Planning For?

What Type of Move Are you Planning For?

It is essential to know what type of move you are planning.  When you start to planning logistics out, you will frequently have to categorize your move based on distance.  When I speak to a moving company the first question they ask me, is what […]

Declutter: 30 Items You Must Get Rid of Before You Move

Declutter: 30 Items You Must Get Rid of Before You Move

When preparing for a move, it is the perfect time to declutter and go through all of your drawers, boxes, closets and get rid of items that are no longer useful.  Donating, selling, or tossing items that don’t add positive energy to your life will […]

28 Items You Cannot Put on the Moving Truck

28 Items You Cannot Put on the Moving Truck

The list of prohibited items – what should you avoid packing?  What will the movers refuse to pack?  Moving companies ban some things from being packaged and shipped due to safety concerns.  If an item can potentially pose a risk to an employee or belongings, it […]

Moving Day:  Checklist

Moving Day: Checklist

Moving day is here.  Even if you have checked everything off of your to-do list, there will always be something that will pop up that weren’t expecting.  Things will happen that you will do not plan for and you will have to deal with issues […]