7 Tips for a Smooth Move into Your First Home

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Congratulations! Moving into your first home is a major accomplishment, one worth celebrating with friends and family. But wait! Before planning that housewarming party, take care of these essentials for a smooth transition. We developed a list of 7 tips to make sure your home is welcoming, safe and properly […] Read more »

10 Packing Tips for Moving in a Hurry

Regardless of the circumstances, moving under a time crunch can be stressful if you aren’t prepared. We’ve taken the guesswork out so that you have clear guidelines to follow for your move. How can you get everything done in time? Follow these 10 tips. Hire movers. There are many details […] Read more »

10 Places to Find Inexpensive Moving Boxes

Whether it’s a local move or long distance haul to the other end of the country, preparing for a move can be a hassle–and costly if not executed properly. One way to minimize cost is on affordable boxes. Your city is full of places that need your help collecting used […] Read more »

Helpful Ideas for Moving with Kids

To have a child is to have lots of stuff – like Lego sets with missing pieces, clothes from all stages of growth, and toys long since outgrown or forgotten. There’s a lot for any family to manage, especially when dealing with all the newness and uncertainties that come from […] Read more »

Tips for Moving During Bad Weather

In a perfect world, every moving day would be dry, warm and sunny. But unfortunately, sometimes you have to move in wintry or wet conditions, and unpredictable Indiana weather can put a serious damper on events of the day. If you’re planning to move this winter or during inclement weather, […] Read more »

Staging Your Home for a Faster Sale

Homeowners often experience an uncomfortable limbo when moving from their existing home to a new one: paying two mortgages until the former home sells. To spur a faster sale, real estate agents may recommend staging – a mostly aesthetic overhaul that may help buyers visualize themselves living in your home. […] Read more »

How to Reduce Stress for Pets on Moving Day

Homeowners often feel frazzled as moving day approaches – it’s not easy to relax when you’re surrounded by boxes. For pets, moving is especially stressful. They don’t know why you’re putting all those things into boxes and scooting furniture around. But you can help minimize stress for pets when you […] Read more »