Packing for a Move
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Packing for a Move

Welcome to my website. I’m hoping to provide you with some useful packing tips. My name is Ellen Monday. My family and I moved from a very large home to a large home. My point being, although we still live in a large house, we did downsize. It was almost like packing for two moves because we had belongings going to the new house and some going to storage. We had to make decisions about what we wanted to keep, store and get rid of. I have some tips on how we made those decisions, and the best ways we found to pack. Items that were going into storage were packed differently than those we were moving to the new house. Boxes had to be carefully and clearly marked so we didn’t end up storing our everyday dishes or something tragic like that! Hope you enjoy my blog.

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  • 2 Reasons To Use Customized Garage Storage Systems

    22 December 2018

    When you have a garage, it all too often ends up as a catchall. Your lawn tools go in there, as well as any stuff that doesn't fit in your house. That means your garage can be so full of stuff that you can't park your car in it, which can be seriously inconvenient for you. There are things that you can do in order to make sure that your garage isn't so full that you can't use it.

  • Three Ways That A Swim Spa Is Better Than Going To A Public Pool

    17 November 2018

    If you're an avid swimmer, you probably visit a local aquatic center for regular swimming sessions. However, you may reach a point at which you're looking to swim closer to home, and, ideally, in your own backyard. While you might not have the space for a swimming pool, you may be able to fit an in-ground swim spa in your yard. This fixture is designed for you to swim against a current, rather than swim laps in a traditional manner, so it doesn't require nearly as much space as a pool.

  • Tired Of That Outdated Bathroom? Why It's Time To Remodel It

    3 October 2018

    The bathroom is likely one of the spots in your house that you use more than any other place. You relieve yourself there, get fixed up for work, and primp and prep before that big date on the weekend. If you live in an older home, there's a good chance that your bathroom might be in dire need of an overhaul. Remodeling the bathroom could end up working out for you in ways that you can't even imagine.

  • Multipurpose Dish Rack Gift Ideas

    20 August 2018

    If you're looking for a gift that's both thoughtful and useful, consider treating a friend or loved one to a multipurpose dish rack. The fact that you can use the racks on both the countertop and in the sink make them versatile and convenient.  No matter what type of house the gift recipient lives in, from a large house to a small apartment, he or she can make use of a handy dish rack.

  • Questions You Always Wanted To Ask About Metal Roofing

    10 July 2018

    Metal roofing is now so common that almost every city and town has some buildings with metal roofs, including houses. If you've been wondering about the appeal of this material for roofing, you might have more than a few questions because at first, metal doesn't seem like a material you'd want covering your home on a hot day, for example. But solutions exist for almost everything, and metal roofing is unbelievably cool.