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Moving Tips and Hacks

Moving Out for the First Time: What To Do Before Flying the Coop

Moving Tips and Hacks

by Kiran Bahl Posted on November 22, 2023

Moving out for the first time is a pivotal moment in your life — whether you’re headed to college, moving for a new job, or moving in with a significant other — you’ll want to put a lot of thought and preparation into it before making the leap. That’s where we come in. To help you navigate these uncharted waters and confidently go out on your own, begin your journey by considering these practical tips for moving out for the first time.

 

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When is the Best Time of the Year To Move?

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by Matt Lyons Posted on November 21, 2023

When you’re planning a move, it doesn’t always pay to follow the pack. This is especially true when it comes to timing. While late spring through summer is the peak season for moving — particularly because of weather and school schedules — that doesn’t mean it’s the right time for you. Each season is different in terms of how it may benefit your relocation. Consider these factors when it comes to finding your best time of the year to move.

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Moving Across State Lines? You Need This Moving-Out-of-State Checklist

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by LB Gabriel Posted on November 9, 2023

Moving is overwhelming under the best of circumstances. Add some distance to the move and you’re adding even more stress. Want to know how to move out of state and manage to keep your cool and keep things moving at the same time? Take advantage of this moving-out-of-state checklist.

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Need to Store Stuff While You’re Moving? Here Are Our Top 3 Moving and Storage Picks

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by Easton Smith Posted on October 17, 2023

Moving is all about the when, where, what, and how of getting your stuff from point A to point B. All of these logistics can be hard to balance. But using storage when moving can make everything much easier. There are three main types of storage you can use: portable moving and storage containers, full-service moving and storage, and local self-storage units. Find out which one best meets your specific moving and storing needs.

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Moving in Together? 11 Relationship-Saving Tips From the Experts

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by Kristin Hanes Posted on September 29, 2023

Moving in together presents unique challenges. Read these tips from three relationship experts to help avoid common pitfalls and make a positive transition.

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The Only Apartment Moving Checklist You’ll Ever Need

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by Alex Keight Posted on February 20, 2024

Ever wish you had a handy apartment moving checklist that just spelled everything out? You know, all the who, what, where, and when of what to do when moving apartments. Well, we sure did. That’s why we created this week-by-week checklist full of tips and timelines to make sure you stay on track. Do yourself a favor and get it now.

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Moving a Mattress? How To Move & Store Your Mattress

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by Alex Keight Posted on September 26, 2023

Your mattress — and your sleep — deserve TLC when you're moving. Learn how to protect your mattress with this step-by-step guide to moving and storing a mattress.

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This New Home Essentials Checklist Is Made For First-Time Homebuyers

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by LB Gabriel Posted on September 25, 2023

We get it. Setting up your first home is a lot to handle. That’s why this new home essentials checklist breaks down necessary items room by room — so you can tick off the tasks as you go and get back to admiring your new digs.

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Ready to Make a Change? Check Out 11 of the Best Places To Buy a House in 2023

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by Matt Lyons Posted on September 10, 2023

Knowing the best places to buy a house is no easy feat. The home-buying process is something to cherish, but it can take a lot of finesse to figure out your forever home. Luckily, we’re here with 11 of the best places to buy a house in the U.S. in 2023. Check out our guide to learn more.

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Essential Move-Out Cleaning Checklist For Getting Your Deposit Back

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by Alex Keight Posted on September 6, 2023

Moving out soon? Cleaning your old place is probably the last thing on your mind, so make it easier for yourself with this room-by-room checklist. Short on time? Read the tips about hiring pros, including estimated costs.

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