Moving is one of the most stressful experiences in life. It’s right up there with losing your job, a loved one or going through divorce. There’s so much to do and often it all needs to be done within a short window of time. Our Moving Calendar walks you through the process beginning several weeks ahead of your move date. Follow our week-to-week guide and check off action items to keep your move on track and eliminate some of the stress.
Senior living communities provide a unique living arrangement to a population in need. People challenged with the activities of daily living or in declining health can receive needed support and some level of medical supervision. These communities offer the comforts of home and ready-made social opportunities. They also present a challenge to many new residents – living in less space.
In this second in a series of Smooth Moves, we are sharing a most important tip for anyone moving into a senior living community:
Personalize the floor plan
The floor plan is undoubtedly the most important tool in the moving-to-a-senior-living-community tool box.
In our many, many years of moving folks from one residence to another, we can probably say we’ve seen it all. We’ve seen most of it all, that’s for sure. Our experience and expertise in move management gives us the opportunity to share our skills with the loveliest people. Sometimes the circumstances of the move are distressing, making one of life’s most stressful situations even more so. It is always our goal to alleviate as much of that stress as possible.
The calendar said spring, but Mother Nature disagreed. On the day scheduled to move the tiny house to its new location, snow was falling. The assembled crew paid no mind to the weather and worked through the snowflakes to get the job done.
We assisted in moving this tiny house before so we were familiar with the process that lay ahead. A tiny house has special considerations like connections for water and electricity,