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10 Things to Know About Moving During the Winter

Andrey Grehov | Posted 11.22.2015 | HuffPost Home
Andrey Grehov

Winter is coming soon and many people prefer to stay huddled up under the covers when it's cold outside. This means that a move during the middle of the winter can seem like a nightmare. Luckily, moving during the winter can actually be a good thing in some ways.

6 Things I Have Learned From Moving Internationally

Elena Prokopets | Posted 11.06.2015 | Travel
Elena Prokopets

Moving is never easy, especially abroad. But you shouldn't stress out too much and make it look difficult. If you can tame the anxiety and stress, everything will go really smoothly! Living abroad is an incredible experience, so when the opportunity comes your way, grab it!

4 Brilliant Ideas to Save Money When Moving

HomeAdvisor | Posted 10.22.2015 | HuffPost Home

Moving is a hassle, and it can also be extremely expensive -- especially if you own a lot of stuff. Here are some ideas to help save money on your move, so you can put it into new home purchases instead.

What 3,000 Miles Feels Like

Lauren DePino | Posted 10.13.2015 | Women
Lauren DePino

Exactly one month ago, I boarded a one-way flight from Philadelphia to Los Angeles. It was overbooked. When I waited at the gate, an airline attendant offered me a $500 voucher to not take the flight. I considered it. I've never left home in my life.

Cheat Sheet: How Many Moving Boxes Will I Need?

Laura McHolm | Posted 10.06.2015 | HuffPost Home
Laura McHolm

Movers hired? Check. Moving day scheduled? Check. Packed? Um... If your answer to this question is no, it's probably because you're overwhelmed by looking around at all the stuff in your home. One of the most common moving questions is: "How many boxes will I need?"

8 Things Not To Pack When Moving

Laura McHolm | Posted 09.14.2015 | HuffPost Home
Laura McHolm

For medications, speak to your pharmacist, get your prescriptions transferred to your new home and find out how to transport them safely. Don't forget your pet's medications too. Talk to your vet and get those records and prescriptions transferred to your new home.

6 Tips For A Stress-Free Move

Justin Stein | Posted 08.06.2015 | HuffPost Home
Justin Stein

Whether you live in a fourth floor walk-up or the penthouse of an elevator building, moving in the city can be stressful, expensive and time consuming. I've been moving New Yorkers in-and-out of their apartments for over six years. Here are my quick tips to ensure an easy and affordable move.

5 Tricks To Keeping Your Cool And Making Time For Brunch On Moving Day

Posted 07.14.2015 | HuffPost Home

Remember that day you moved? Of course you do. You also remember your root canal and every time you got a $5 savings bond in a birthday card. On w...

Every Young Professional Should Do These Things Before a Big Move

Sarah Pike | Posted 09.09.2015 | HuffPost Home
Sarah Pike

It's summertime aka moving season! Moving to a new city is exciting and it can be easy to get caught up in a whirlwind and forget to take care of a few important details. Before you pack your bags and head off to your new home, here are a few things to mark off your to-do list.

5 Easy Ways To Save Money On Moving

Refinery29 | Posted 06.23.2015 | HuffPost Home

By Shoko Wanger For many, the thought of planning a move is enough to cause a cold sweat. Anyone who's done it before will tell you: There's ...

10 Ways To Get Organized And Stay Sane Before A Move

Houzz | Posted 06.05.2015 | HuffPost Home

Whether you are going across town or across the country, moving an entire household can bring on meltdowns, even among the best of us. But by beginning the planning process as soon as you know you will be moving, you can minimize stress and increase the likelihood that everything will go smoothly on moving day and afterward.

Your Business Is Growing and Running Out of Space. Now What?

Jonha Revesencio | Posted 06.11.2015 | Business
Jonha Revesencio

Owning a business is a great experience, because it can provide you necessary financial freedom, but at the same time it does require a lot of responsibility. With enough attention and care, all businesses will be able to grow in time.

Moving this Summer? Donate Your Food

Laura McHolm | Posted 05.27.2015 | HuffPost Home
Laura McHolm

While you are packing up all of your belongings, you can also be opening up your spirit of giving. In fact, the act of giving while you move will actually make your move easier.

5 Hacks That Make Moving Cheap

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 03.23.2015 | HuffPost Home

Moving is almost certainly any home dweller's most frazzling, stressful and chaotic experiences, except for maybe building an IKEA bookshelf. With so ...

5 Things NOT to Do When Moving to Hawaii

Julie Ziemelis | Posted 05.13.2015 | Hawaii
Julie Ziemelis

I have seen MANY people try and compare the cost of living in Hawaii to where they live. Stop. It's not the same. Sorry. It is VERY expensive to live in Hawaii, especially if you think you are going to try and have the same lifestyle you created for yourself elsewhere.

Pet on the Move? 7 Questions to Ask a Pet Sitter and Dog Walker

Laura McHolm | Posted 05.10.2015 | HuffPost Home
Laura McHolm

Just moved into your new home? Starting a new job? Ready to take on the exciting new chapter? Well, before you step out the door, think about your four-legged housemate.

7 Best Tips on Moving

HomeAdvisor | Posted 05.04.2015 | HuffPost Home

Moving is a long, involved process that you'll want to get right from start to finish. Otherwise, you could be looking at a potential disaster -- whether it is at your old home, in transition or at the new place.

Don't Forget These Six Things When Moving Out | Posted 01.05.2015 | HuffPost Home

Leaving an old community can be difficult. On top of moving your possessions, selling your home, and saying goodbye to old friends, it can be hard to remember the things you need to do in order to set up the new life waiting for you in a new locale.

6 Helpful Tips For Those Looking to Move To Hawaii (Part 2)

Kimanzi Constable | Posted 11.19.2014 | Hawaii
Kimanzi Constable

Moving here was one of the hardest things our family has ever experienced. We did a lot of research before moving here, but what we found is that a lot of the information was dated.

10 Things You Need To Know Before You Move With Pets

Laura McHolm | Posted 10.04.2014 | HuffPost Home
Laura McHolm

Moving? Let's be honest, moving is stressful. But, imagine if you can't read, understand all of the chatter around you and all you see is the chaos of boxes, your home in an upheaval and stressed out humans everywhere.

Four Steps to a Successful Move With Kids

Laura McHolm | Posted 07.30.2014 | HuffPost Home
Laura McHolm

Way before you break out those card board boxes, use these pointers to help your kids get through the moving process. Here are four steps to a successful move with kids: timing, transition, getting the kids involved, and an adjustment period.

6 Things To Know Before You Even Think About Moving

The Huffington Post | Jessica Cumberbatch Anderson | Posted 05.23.2014 | HuffPost Home

If we had it our way, moving to a new home would look something like this: Winning the lottery, buying a mansion, and hiring someone to lift up our cu...

How to Avoid 5 Common Moving Mistakes

John Egan | Posted 06.28.2014 | Money
John Egan

It's a safe bet that millions of questions are rattling around the brains of the millions of Americans who are preparing to relocate. Perhaps you're among them. To help put you at ease, here are five common moving mistakes and how to avoid them.

So You're Ready for a Baby... Is Your Apartment?

Laura McHolm | Posted 05.07.2014 | Parents
Laura McHolm

Here's a checklist for all you parents, grandparents, godparents, aunts, uncles and friends who have little ones moving about your home.

OMG We Bought a House! Episode 3: Moving Day

Mr. Kate | Posted 05.05.2014 | HuffPost Home
Mr. Kate

When unpacking a house, chances are you're not going to be able to unpack everything in one swoop.