If your kids have moved out and you no longer want or need a big house, chances are you’re going to downsize at some point in your life – maybe more than once. The good news is this: Going smaller is good for you! Here are five reasons bigger isn’t always better:
Sometimes you have to go on a long TDY, PCS or deployment and it might be more cost effective to move out of your place and put your belongings in storage. Here are a few cost-effective tips for securing self-storage units that protect your belongings and your wallet.
To say moving can be stressful is a bit of an understatement. It’s not just that it requires a lot of organization and commitment– it’s time-consuming, complicated to organize, and often involves back-breaking work. So while you may save money by packing…
Moving a piano is no easy feat even for professional piano movers. Pianos are usually very expensive, delicate, and very important to you or other members of your family. Not to mention that they're also bulky, oddly-shaped, and heavier than you think. That said, if you can hire professional movers with piano moving experience, it's well worth your time. If that's not possible and you want to take on moving a piano on your own, more power to you and good luck. When it comes down to how to move a piano, you're going to need help and special equipment to get the job done. Here are some tips for a moving a piano on your own!
When the time comes for you to give notice to your landlord you’ll want to find just the right words. We've provided a sample letter of what you should say.
When it comes to arranging furniture in your apartment,it's sometimes necessary to get a little creative (and even to just throw the rule book out of the window every now and then). One of the most difficult rooms to design tends to be the bedroom, especially if it's small. So, here's what you need to know to arrange furniture in your bedroom:
You’ve accepted a great job in another state. Now, you have to find housing. That can seem like a daunting task when you don't know the area. This is where corporate relocation services come in. ApartmentGuide explains what corporate relocation companies do, how they can help you and what to expect, when you're moving for work.
Moving into a new apartment is a hard but fun and exciting process. However, you still have obligations to your old landlord, the largest of which is apartment cleaning. Landlords want to rent out your old unit as soon as possible, therefore, you need to deep clean the apartment before your move-out inspection. If you don't, you risk losing your security deposit. Apartment Guide tells you how to clean for a move-out.