Moving Tips and Tricks

Preparing to Move


  • Here’s some quick (and cheap!) advice from HGTV
  • Want to stage for less than $40? Check out these ideas from Forbes Personal Finance
  • Why do you need to stage your home? For more information on why, here’s some from the pros at


  • Need something with a time recommendation? Good Housekeeping has a master list right here on when to pack what – and when to do other tasks, like putting in a change of address form
  • Keep it simple with Real Simple’s packing guide, with advice on packing tricky pieces
  • Still need more advice? Then check out’s Top 10 pieces of moving advice, with additional links

Preparing the Family

  • Moving with kids? has ways to make the move less stressful for them and for you
  • If you have four-legged family, ASPCA has a few ideas to help them adjust too

Need reliable, professional some help? We have a few suggestions!

Moving Day

  • For a smooth day, check out these ideas from HGTV.
  • Buzzfeed also has some great ideas!
  • Don’t forget to pack toilet paper! It’ll probably be the first thing you’ll need in your new home.

Settling In

  • After all that work, it’s time for more! Help make settling in easier with Live Rich Live Well‘s guide.
  • Military One Source has additional tips for helping children feel settled in their new home

Need more information? Follow us on Facebook for more ideas, or reach out with our Relocation Assistance! We are here to help you make the easiest move possible.

Have any more tips or tricks? Be sure to let us know!