10 Reasons to Hire a Professional Organizer or Senior Move Manager

What’s the difference between bringing in a professional for your organization overhaul and doing it yourself?  Ultimately, it’s the difference between a disaster and a success. 

Post-Holiday Organizing and Making Next Year Easier

The holidays are over and it’s time to turn your attention to the clean up.  Normally a fairly arduous job, proper organizing, and preparation can make this task a breeze!

Declutter Your Small Space in 5 Steps

While smaller homes and apartments certainly have their benefits (cheaper to furnish, less to maintain, lower rent/mortgage etc.), they aren’t without their struggles.  At times, adding one new item to a smaller space can look like you added ten.

Tips for Moving Your Small Business

Relocating offices for a business of any size can be incredibly stressful, often times more so than the average home move.  Several people’s jobs and livelihood are dependent upon an efficient relocation.  The path to success in this regard is, as always, careful planning.

Helping Parents Move: Being Proactive with Downsizing Discussions

Bringing up potentially moving or downsizing is often a tricky subject for adult children.  It’s unpleasant for a number of reasons:

Helping Senior Loved Ones to Downsize

The prospect of moving, let alone downsizing, is especially daunting for seniors.  For them, they face potentially letting go of decades worth of memories.  It’s our job as a loved one to aid them in the process: bringing up the topic, easing their fears and aiding in the actual transition.

Top 15 Tips to Survive Downsizing

The build up and planning of your big downsizing strategy is half the battle.  With these 15 downsizing tips, we’ve got you covered right up to moving day.

When is it Time to Downsize?

Sentimentality and a comfort in the familiar make for habits that are hard to break. So when it comes time to decide if you need to purge unnecessary items and downsize your space, it can be daunting at any age.  It doesn’t have to be though.  This post will present the major concerns that should […]

Upcycling: A Collection of Items Given a Renewed Purpose

Often in my line of work I hear that family members, our generation and the younger generation, do not want any family heirlooms or memorabilia items that have been collected over the years. However, there are ways to keep these items in the family but using it in a repurposed way. Here are some examples […]

Different Ways to Dispose of Personal Possessions

If you are downsizing, moving to a new location or settling an estate of a loved one, dispersing of personal property will likely be part of that process. There are a number of ways to dispose of personal belongings.