March 17 2014

How to Start A Home Organizing Project

If you are working a home organization project, whether as small as a junk drawer or as large as a basement, the best way to start is to sort your items into simple categories. By sorting your items before you take any action, it can help you take inventory of the things that you have and allow you to more clearly assess the space that you are organizing.

Use simple categories

When sorting items,

February 27 2014

3 Secrets to Staging a Home for Sale after a Senior Move

It’s common to sell the original family home after a senior move to a smaller place or an elder-care facility.

If you want your relative’s property to sell for as much money and in as little time as possible, stage it first. This technique makes the property more presentable to a buyer and won’t have to cost much money.

Here are a few guidelines:

1. Start after the Senior Move

Leaving the house you’ve lived in for most of your life can be unsettling enough,