Simplifying Your Life

  • How To Move Over The Holidays Without Losing Your Head

    4 May 2018

    Relocating during the holiday season has its pros and cons just like moving during other parts of the year. As usual, however, the pros know all the inside tips and tricks that make holiday relocation trouble-free. Here are some of these tips and tricks: Make an Early Booking The moving season witnesses a reasonable number of moves, so you need to plan your move and book your preferred moving company in advance.

  • Moving Your Estate With Fine Paintings, Furniture, And More? What To Know About Moving Companies

    11 December 2017

    If you are moving and you are starting to grow concerned about the care in which your valuable items will be transferred, there are a few things that you want to think about. You will need to spend the time to find a reliable moving company, and you want to invest the money into making sure that all your items are moved safely and as they need to be. Here are some of the things that you want to talk with the moving company about, and things that you want to do before you start the moving process:

  • Pick A High Quality Storage Unit

    11 July 2017

    When it is time to put your items in a long term storage facility, you need to be picky. There are many really good storage units, but you want to have your items in the very best. When you start looking at potential storage facilities you should have your sights set on the very best because you do not want your belongings to get ruined. Here are a few different aspects of storage units and storage facilities that you should look for.

  • Organizing Electronics And Technical Storage

    30 May 2017

    If your business relies on an Information Technology (IT) department, technical inspection department, or any business process that requires using and storing electronics on a regular basis, what kind of storage solutions do you use? Does everything go into a random set of drawers and file cabinets that are good enough for the job, or do you have a storage system that fits your business needs completely? If you need a better storage organization system, or don't know what to expect in storage solutions, here are a few ideas that could boost business efficiency with just a few containers.

  • Why Your Plants May Die After a Move

    24 April 2017

    It's not just animals and people that get stressed during a move; even plants feel the stress too. If you are not careful, your house plants can easily die shortly after your arrival. Here are some of the factors that may trigger stress in plants: Inadequate Water The change in environment occasioned by a move means that your plants may require more water than usual. For example, if the air may be dryer or the temperature may be higher than usual; both can make the plants dry up faster than usual.

  • Minimalism: The Art Of Simplifying Your Stuff To Simplify Your Life

    28 February 2017

    Do you often feel like you're being pulled in 100 different directions? Does your life feel overly cluttered and crazy? One way to simplify your life is to simplify the things around you. This philosophy has come to be known as minimalism. At its core, it's the idea that when you only own things that are important to you, you have more time and energy left to focus on the things that really have meaning in life.

  • Still Negotiating A Promotion That Will Send You Across The Country? What Should You Consider?

    10 January 2017

    If you've recently been tapped for a promotion, you may still be working through a number of different reactions, from elation and pride to anxiety and concern -- with the latter set of emotions taking hold whenever you begin to think about planning a cross-country relocation. Fortunately, if you're still in the process of negotiating your salary, bonus structure, and moving timeline, it's not too late to see how many of these costs (not to mention hassles) can be taken care of on your behalf as part of your total compensation package.

  • 5 Tips for Safely Transporting Your Crystal Chandelier

    14 November 2016

    When it comes to moving your belongings from one home to another, there are some items that deserve more attention than others. Crystal chandeliers require a bit more TLC than other items in your home, thanks largely to their fragility as well as their cost. The last thing you'll need is an expensive fixture or irreplaceable heirloom being destroyed during your move. Here are a few tips you can use to ensure your chandelier survives the journey intact.

  • Five Unexpected Moving Expenses To Make Sure You Plan For

    8 November 2016

    It's no secret that moving can be expensive. Even if you're just moving across town, you need to either hire a moving company or rent a truck. Then, there's the cost of a security deposit on your new place, plus the costs related to redecorating and furnishing the home. Sadly, many people end up financially "in over their heads" during the moving process, in part because they forget to plan for certain expenses.