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How to Avoid the Common Pitfalls of Moving Home

How to Avoid the Common Pitfalls of Moving Home

It’s no secret that moving isn’t as anticipated as Christmas or even Friday’s. For many, it’s a day where something inevitably goes wrong, despite having more than a few hands on deck. The good news is that these common pitfalls can be avoided, and you may even start to look forward to moving day and see it for what it represents: a new start. Follow these tips to take the drama and pitfalls out of your next move. VIEW the POST

An easy guide to moving house

An easy guide to moving house

Whether it is your very first time or you are a seasoned pro, moving to a new home can be a stressful time with a seemingly endless list of things to think about. A new home means that you are uprooting life as you know it and embarking on a new chapter, even if you may only be moving a few streets away! To give you a helping hand during this lengthy process, this guide will give you three great tips for how to get through before, during, and after your move with aslittle hassle and worry as possible.VIEW the POST

How to make moving to a new house enjoyable

Moving to a new house is widely regarded as being one of the most stressful times a person can go through during their life. When there are kids involved, this can be considered even more true. Stress levels are high, money seems to be draining, and it seems like it might not be worth it. Yet you can turn moving into something that is a fond memory, rather than one associated with bad times. As long as you follow the right tips, you can turn the frowns in your family up into happy smiles, and make this a time to remember- for the right reasons.

Setting your sights: where to look for your next move

Setting your sights: where to look for your next move

Moving house is an exciting time with lots to organise, lots to do, and quite a lot to think about. You’re packing your house up and casting your eye around your city (or others sometimes) to find a place that’s right for you, but what do you look for? Anybody who has rented more than one place has had to go through the searching and applying process many times, and it’s not always fun to apply for 15 different houses and get rejected from all of them. Suburbs like Richmond, Brunswick, Yarrabend, or Kew can be alluring with their proximity to the city, but for that same reason you may end up paying higher rates. This is the same in the UK too, there are desired locations, especially near schools. To make a bit more sense of the jumble going on in your head, we’ve put together a few things ...

10 Commandments to adhere to when moving house

10 Commandments to adhere to when moving house

Even if you’re the kind of person who likes to let events run their natural course, without too much planning or scrutinising, it is near impossible to move house without some degree of preparation. This is not just a major life decision, it is a complex process and, if you want to start your new adventure the right way, it is important to be organised. The below are 10 commandments I thought would be helpful for other people thinking of moving house, or in the process of. VIEW the POST

Spring time stationery with pastels and golds

I love Spring time, it is my favourite season of them all and I probably said that about Autumn too. I love the colours, the sunnier weather, the breathe of fresh air and the feeling of cleanliness. Everything just seems clean, the Spring clean must just get under my skin and inspires me. Not only do I love Spring, but I love stationery. What better way to combine some of my favourite things. Katie Leamon cards have put a huge smile on my face today as they are just the most beautiful cards and notecards.