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  • 6 Tips on How to Maximize Closet Space

    6 Tips on How to Maximize Closet Space

    Sometimes moving into your dream home means you get everything you’ve been wishing for: the gorgeous yard, the extra bedroom, the light-filled kitchen… but sacrificing a lot of closet space. (Who...

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  • How Much Does it Cost to Hire Movers

    How Much Does it Cost to Hire Movers

    So, you’ve found a new home and with that comes all of the excitement of exploring your new neighbourhood, settling into your new space, and finally having a good excuse to upgrade the sofa to...

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  • Best Home Inventory Apps

    Best Home Inventory Apps

    Once upon a time, people would write long, detailed lists of all of the furniture and appliances in their house in order to keep track of what needed to be moved to their new home. Now, there’s an...

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  • Best Coworking Spaces in Denver, CO

    Best Coworking Spaces in Denver, CO

    So, you’ve moved to Denver, and after looking for a job around the city, you’ve decided it’s time to do your own thing. After all, with all of the beauty this place has to offer, why put yourself...

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  • Best Way to Pack Artwork for Moving

    Best Way to Pack Artwork for Moving

    Art is usually purchased one piece at a time, a collection of sentimental artifacts or artistic masterpieces accumulated over the years to decorate and tell a story in your home. Now that you’re...

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  • How to Budget for a Long-Distance Move

    How to Budget for a Long-Distance Move

    Moving across the city — or even within the same state — is a whole lot easier than moving interstate. Moving costs are typically higher due to the distance to be traveled, but that doesn’t have...

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  • Tips for Moving House in the Rain

    Tips for Moving House in the Rain

    Unless you’re planning a slip-n-slide party, there are very few events that are improved by a rainy day. And moving is certainly not one of them. But when you’ve scheduled the movers and...

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  • Tips for Selling Furniture on Craigslist

    Tips for Selling Furniture on Craigslist

    You’ve perused Craigslist plenty of times. Maybe you’ve scored some great furniture, found a new apartment, or even sold some of your stuff — but you certainly don’t consider yourself a pro. It...

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  • Best Apps for Selling Stuff

    Best Apps for Selling Stuff

    Though we’d like to think that the classic garage sale will never die, these days there’s an app for everything — including selling your used stuff. Not all apps are user-friendly though, so...

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  • Things To Do with Kids in Tulsa, Ok

    Things To Do with Kids in Tulsa, Ok

    There’s nothing more dangerous than bored kids, so it’s best to have a list on-hand of ways to keep them entertained. If you’re looking for things to do with kids in Tulsa, OK, we’ve got you...

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  • 6 Best Date Night Ideas In Detroit

    6 Best Date Night Ideas In Detroit

    Modern dating has seen the fall of the good ol’ “dinner and a movie” classic and the rise of… well, just about anything you can think of. So where should you go in Detroit for a creative date that...

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  • DIY She Shed Roadmap & Decor Ideas

    DIY She Shed Roadmap & Decor Ideas

    Man caves have been popular in recent years, but why should men have all the fun of creating their own space? Hence the rise in popularity of She Sheds – sheds, garages, or basements done up for a...

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  • Great Man Cave Ideas For Basement and Garage

    Great Man Cave Ideas For Basement and Garage

    So, you’ve moved into your new house. The whole family has their own nooks and spaces around the house – from the kids’ playroom to a home office set up – and yet no one has claimed the basement...

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  • How Interior Design Affects Your Happiness

    How Interior Design Affects Your Happiness

    There are so many elements of our day that can affect your mood, and many of them may feel like they’re a bit out of your control. Things like social interactions, stress levels, commutes and...

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  • Kitchen Appliances You Can Live Without

    Kitchen Appliances You Can Live Without

    Gizmos and gadgets are in vast abundance these days if you’re looking to outfit your new kitchen. It seems like there is an appliance for just about everything, whether it’s actually helpful or...

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  • Moving with Teenagers

    Moving with Teenagers

    The stereotype that teenagers will resist anything their parents suggest might never ring truer than when you announce that the family will be moving. By this point in their lives, teenagers have...

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  • Best Outdoor Activities in and Around Burlington

    Best Outdoor Activities in and Around Burlington

    Ah, Vermont. The Green Mountain State, full of vast expanses of lush northern forests, top-notch skiing, quaint mountain towns that feel like stepping back in time, and the fun and funky cultural...

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  • Move Them or Sell Them – What to Do with Appliances

    Move Them or Sell Them – What to Do with Appliances

    When you bought that new refrigerator that fit your kitchen’s decor perfectly, you didn’t consider that you might have to leave it behind someday soon. Or do you have to? When you’re preparing to...

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  • Inspiring Kids Clubhouse & Treehouse Ideas

    Inspiring Kids Clubhouse & Treehouse Ideas

    What child doesn’t dream of a magical playhouse all their own? Many kids build forts from cardboard boxes, blankets, and cushions, or branches and leaves, but moving into a new home might be just...

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  • How Much Does it Cost to Maintain a Pool?

    How Much Does it Cost to Maintain a Pool?

    Buying a home with a swimming pool might sound like a dream come true. The hot months of the summer – particularly if you live in a climate where the summers get steamy – will be far more...

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