• 3 HVAC Considerations When Moving into a New Home
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    3 HVAC Considerations When Moving into a New Home

    Moving into a new home is an exciting moment for the whole family, and when done right, it improves your life’s quality. The exercise requires a lot of planning which involves making tough decisions and sometimes taking risks. If you’ve finally found the right house and everyone loves it, consider making it more habitable before moving in. You might want to take care of the interior design, furnishing, and fixtures before moving the family.  Most people don’t remember that HVAC is an essential component in their homes until they move in. Before making costly mistakes check these tips. Find a Reliable HVAC Expert If you are moving within your area,…

  • 4 Tips to Help You Find the Best Neighborhood for Your Family
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    4 Tips to Help You Find the Best Neighborhood for Your Family

    When you have a family to think about, finding a place to live can be a little trickier than it was in your single days when affordable rent and a good selection of bars and restaurants nearby were the only concerns. If you’re looking to move with your family, but you don’t know where to start, here are a few things that will help you find the perfect neighborhood for you all… 1. Make use of Google Maps Google Maps is a great tool for finding neighborhoods that have everything you need whether that be karate schools for the kids, parks for the dog, or great coffee shops for mom…

  • A Dad's Moving Guide: 6 Tips for A Smooth Relocation with Kids
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    A Dad’s Moving Guide: 6 Tips for A Smooth Relocation with Kids

    Founding and buying your dream house, one that is perfect for you, your partner, and children, is just one step when it comes to starting a new chapter in your family’s life. As a dad, you’ve probably been amazed by the house’s huge yard, welcoming neighbors that love to grill, lovely parks to take walks in, and also great schools for your children. But the state of awe quickly fades when you realize you have to move as soon as possible. Moving alone is a tricky business, but when you have to do it with your family, especially children, it adds new layers to the entire process. Even before you…

  • Parent's Guide to Downsizing with Kids
    Family,  Kids

    Parent’s Guide to Downsizing with Kids

    Downsizing with children can seem like a dream to accomplish, but a nightmare to go through. How do you manage to get rid of excess stuff, find a new, smaller home, and keep the kids happy and secure through all these changes—all at the same time? Well, thankfully, it doesn’t have to be as hard as it sounds. Here are a few tips to keep in mind when you’re downsizing with kids. 1. Have a plan. Having a solid plan in place is absolutely necessary when you’re moving with children, let alone moving to a smaller place. How much space are you looking for? How will playing and sleeping arrangements…

  • 7 Ways to Make the Furniture Moving Process as Easy and Safe as Possible
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    7 Ways to Make the Furniture Moving Process as Easy and Safe as Possible

    Quite a few aspects of the home-moving process are more difficult and trying than is widely believed, but safely delivering possessions—precious furniture especially—is perhaps the most demanding component of moving. To be sure, if you fail to take several preemptive steps and precautions before transporting your precious furniture to a new home, there’s a good chance that the associated work will become more frustrating and costlier than it would have otherwise been.   The good news, however, is that the home-moving process, when it’s carefully planned and mapped out, is rather straightforward. What’s more is that this point holds true for small items and precious furniture alike. If you’re currently…

  • Couple with Boxes on Head
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    4 Vital Tips for a Stress Free Move

    Moving is hard. You find yourself surrounded by boxes, bin bags and people; you are also unsure of where all of your stuff is located. Moving house is one of the most stressful events out there, and if you don’t have a well thought out plan- it could become overwhelming. So how can you put together a plan that will help you have a stress free move? Well luckily you don’t have to, because companies such as openpropertygroup.com have done one for you. The plan below is an excellent guideline that will prepare you for your big move, and if you follow it correctly, then you can be sure to…