Downsizing Services

Preparation and Planning for Move

  • Assist in planning the entire process including creating floor plans for furniture arrangement in new home
  • Assist with sorting and decision making about items to move
  • Make moving arrangements including packing if this is not part of the moving service
  • Send utility and address change notifications (if requested

Moving Day Activities

  • Supervise the movers at both ends of the move
  • Haul away packing materials if necessary

Getting Settled in New Home

  • Unpack boxes
  • Reconnect computer & A/V equipment (if we disconnected it)
  • Set up kitchen, closets, make beds
  • Hang pictures, window treatments if service not provided at new home
  • Shop for needed essentials to complete the new home

House Clearing and Closure / Staging for Sale of Old Residence

  • Run an estate or tag sale if desirable and possible
  • Manage donations to charitable organizations including securing receipts
  • Manage shipping of items to out-of-state family members
  • Arrange for the removal of debris by recycling or hauling
  • Arrange for simple repairs, repainting and deep cleaning
  • Work with the realtor for staging the home for sale