Archive for April 2013

Moving Day Tasks for Children

Moving with ChildrenA while ago, I wrote a post about how to tell your children about moving. I discussed how important it is to include your child in the decision making process, planning, and home finding trip. Hopefully, breaking the news and preparing for your move went smoothly. Now, I’d like to offer some tips on specific responsibilities to give your child during packing and on moving day.

How to Prepare for a Home Inspection

How to Prepare for a Home InspectionIf you are a potential home buyer, chances are you are also in seller’s shoes. When you are looking at other homes and taking notes on the condition of each room, others are doing the same thing to your house. And they, like you, will want a thorough inspection of the home before entering into the sale.  Inspections can be nerve-wracking, but there are things you can do to make sure everything goes smoothly. Here’s a working list:

Five Helpful Articles to Start the Spring Season

Spring CleaningApril is here and we know what that means! Taxes are due, spring flowers are blooming and it’s time to clean house, de-clutter and, for many people, prepare to move. In the coming months, we will be sharing all sorts of information on preparing for moving and moving day but, for now, we want to a moment to smell the flowers.

Throughout the week, we have been reading tons of articles on Spring time home activities including spring cleaning, de-cluttering, gardening and creating curb appeal. Many of the articles we’ve found are useful whether you are moving or staying in your home. Five articles stood out to us as being the most helpful, so we shared them below. Happy Reading!