Category Archives: How to Prepare

Pets on Furniture

Keeping Your Furniture Safe From Your Pets

Rarely do you see a household these days without any pets. Pets have become like family members to majority of people in the world, they hold a special place within our hearts and always seem to be there for us whenever we need them.

Let’s be honest, who doesn’t love to come home and be greeted by their loving pets? However, it is inevitable that the pets that we love so much cause the most havoc to our furniture. But don’t worry,  we have a few ideas to make sure your furniture is safe from your beloved pets. Continue reading

How to Move in Together and Keep Your Style

You have moved on from the living in an apartment on your own, and now you’re ready to live with your partner. It’s exciting, and most importantly you get to spend even more time together (which should be a good thing)! If you’re remotely like me, you assume that it will work itself out once you move in. Come moving day, you drop the last box on the floor, exhausted and then you realize that somehow all of your stuff is going to have to mix with his/her stuff? Then you realize that you moved a ton of duplicate items, your partner is putting furniture in places that you wouldn’t, and now the whole process just seems stressful. You then sit on the floor and say to yourself,”How did that even happen?!”

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How to Move Heavy Furniture Without Breaking Your Back

We’ve all been there. Trying to move heavy furniture by ourselves, but we end up taking out our backs in the process.

We’re older now, which means not only do get hurt easier, but we also have more stuff! Also let’s be honest, when’s the last time you even did a pushup? It’s easy to lose form when moving stuff, especially when climbing stairs and bending through doorways. Back injuries can be seriously painful and last for long periods of time. Although you can do it in a safe and almost pain-free way by sticking to these moving rules.

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