How To Assign Value When Downsizing Your Home

How To Assign Value When Downsizing Your Home

  Value  ˈvalyo͞o/  — the regard that something is held to deserve; the importance, worth, or usefulness of something Clearing out a family home is challenging work…in many regards. Understanding and being sympathetic to the value family members...
How To Downsize Your Possessions When You Move

How To Downsize Your Possessions When You Move

  So, what are the best ways to downsize your possessions? Now it’s time to get down to the nitty-gritty!  There are MANY options on how to actually dispose/sell/donate the entire contents of a home — collectively or item by item — when you move.   If...
Six Easy Steps for Downsizing Your Home

Six Easy Steps for Downsizing Your Home

Downsizing and clearing out the family home is no small task. Circumstances are never ideal and usually involve one of “the four Ds” — downsize, debt, divorce, or death.   With 10,000 Americans turning 65 everyday, there are plenty of folks considering...
Moving with Military Precision

Moving with Military Precision

For most, moving is stressful, time-consuming, and challenging.  For some, it’s all in a day’s work. Growing up near the US Naval Base in Groton, CT many of my childhood friends were from military families.   Kids came and went each summer as their fathers...
Selling Your Home:  2 Easy Organizing Tips

Selling Your Home: 2 Easy Organizing Tips

Selling Your Home? Selling your home and want to get top dollar?  If so, remember that staging a house for sale is all about presentation and perception. Following are two crucial steps in staging a house that will create a significant POSITIVE IMPRESSION on potential...
How to Unpack Quickly after your Move

How to Unpack Quickly after your Move

The easiest way to get unpacked in your new home is to hire professional organizers.  Did you know that Smartly Organized loves to help individuals and families unpack and get settled in their new homes?   Well, if you didn’t, it’s time you do because we have a Big...