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How to pack handbags when relocating


Tips for packing handbags

In case you consider your handbag your survival kit in everyday life, from your phone and your wallet to your lipstick and your pocket tissues, it holds everything you might need while you are out of the house. Additionally, it is a fashionable accessory to your outfit and helps show your individual style and preferences. Hence, the chances are that you count your clutches and purses among your most cherished possessions, and will want to keep them secure and in one piece for as long as possible.

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7 most common things people forget to pack


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People forget things. Whenever we are put under a lot of stress, like during a relocation, for example, our memory-writing and memory-reading capabilities often seem to become too defective to serve us well during these transitional periods. This results in us ending up with a number of important things we forget to do and pack when moving to a new home. You probably will not forget to pack your TV, your computer or your favorite coffee table, but there are also some other household items in your home; some seriously important, that you might simply forget to take with you.

Here are the 7 most common things that people forget to pack when they move to a new house.
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Tips on how to pack a chandelier when moving


chandelierA chandelier can be a beautiful and expensive centerpiece in any home, and the last thing you would want is to see it damaged during a move. The chandelier you own may even carry a lot of sentimental value. Therefore it is essential that you pay extra attention when you are packing your chandelier for moving.

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10 easy steps to pack bedding when moving


10 easy steps to pack bedding when movingWhen packing for relocation, sooner or later you will get to the bedroom, and when you do, you will need to know how to pack your bedding for the move. You will be glad to know that packing towels, sheets, blankets, pillows, and comforters are pretty simple, and except for a few minor specifics, that packing task is so easy that it will almost feel like you are taking a break from the tough job of packing your home for a move. This is why we have provided these 10 easy steps to pack bedding when moving to make the job even easier. Read more…

Tips on packing a storage unit


Tips on packing a storage unitRenting a storage unit can be an excellent solution during the moving process because you get that extra storage space where you can store your belongings for some time until your transitional period is done. A storage unit of the correct size can prove to be a smart way to fix your unexpected insufficient storage problem for a set amount of time. Despite its apparent advantages, paying for a storage unit might also prove to be a bad investment in the long run, particularly if you do not have a fool-proof plan on how to prevent that extra storage space from turning into a significant financial burden in the long term. We have explained in details how to pack for storage, namely, how you should prepare your clothes, books, dishes, furniture, breakables, and other household things before you put them in storage. And if you have found a storage facility that matches your needs and fits your budget, then let us talk about the best way to pack your storage unit. Here are some tips on packing a storage unit.

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How to move from home to a college dorm with less hassle


How to move from home to a college dorm with less hassleThe start of the autumn semester always comes with the excitement of moving into your new place, minus the actual moving in part. Whether your school is across the country or down the road, the hassle of hauling your things around has hardly gotten easier since freshman year, your pile of stuff hasn’t gotten any smaller, heavy luggage does not feel any lighter, and you still have not figured out how to fit everything into your bags. This is why we want to provide you without tips and trick on how to move into your dorm with as little hassle as possible. Here is how to move from home to a college dorm with less hassle. Read more…

How to pack a storage unit


Tips on what to pack when moving to collegeIf you’re an incoming freshman this year, let us warn you that packing for college is hard. Most students either bring too much or not enough with them when they move to college so we would like to share some of our best tips and advice on how to pack when moving to college. Read more…

7 tips to help you move out of state


7 tips to help you move out of stateMoving to another state requires careful preparation and meticulous planning so that your out of state relocation can be crowned with the type of success you want to achieve. If you want things to go smoothly from start to finish, you can not just plan out the entire relocation randomly and act it out by improvising the preparation steps as moving day draws closer. Actually, you can, but then you run the risk of facing the consequences of a chaotic, stress-inducing and overly expensive relocation to another state. Keep in mind that the easiest way to move to another state is to follow highly logical and successive steps which will get you ready for the upcoming interstate move. And then, when you know that you are prepared for the big day, you will be able to significantly reduce the harmful levels of stress during this unique transitional period.

So, how to get ready to relocate out of state? These tips arranged in 7 preparation steps help you get ready to move out of state and be as prepared for your long distance move as humanly possible. Read more…

7 Things to Know When Moving to a New State


7 Things to Know When Moving to a New StateFor some reason, you have decided to leave the city you have spent years in, but it is not just that – you are leaving the state border. It must be exciting, but it is also slightly scary when you think about it. Either way, the fact is that you are moving to a new state, and here are the things you should know. Read more…

How to stop receiving the previous residents’ mail


How to stop receiving the previous residents’ mailGetting mail that is not addressed to you is usually an annoyance that we sometimes have to deal with when we first move into a new home. Sometimes a formal change of address just doesn’t get registered, or maybe someone did not get the memo before sending mail to someone’s old address. In any case, whether you are getting it a week after you moved in, which is a bit more usual, or years after you have settled into your home,  here are a few things you can do to stop or redirect it. Read more…