Around 10% of the American population moves each year. And despite 2020 bringing along with it an unexpected pandemic, so far, the moving industry hasn't slowed down.
But how do you move safely? Moving is already highly stressful. Moving during a pandemic means you have to limit contact, which can severely limit how much help you can get.
We want to help make your next move easier and safer. That's why we now offer virtual services. Keep reading to learn how our virtual moving services can keep you safe and sane.
1. We Advise You on How to Stage Your Home to Sell
While you've spent time, money, and effort into making your house a home for yourself, home buyers want to imagine their stuff in your home. Often, there are just a few things you need to do to make your home more appealing.
Unfortunately, it's also often difficult to look at your own home with a critical eye. Here's what you'll learn by working with us:
How to boost curb appeal
How to prep each room in your home for your sale
How to arrange your furniture to open up your space
How to clear clutter
What projects to tackle to prepare your home for a sale
Tips on making your space brighter
All our advice is personalized to each homeowner's needs and budget.
2. Learn What to Keep, Toss, Donate or Sell
Clutter happens to all of us. Clutter also causes anxiety and overwhelm. Having someone guide you through the process of it all will help you maintain your focus, lower your stress level, and you may even make some money!
Here's how we can help:
We'll teach you how to sort through clutter
We'll devise a personalized organizational system just for you
We'll help you take inventory of items to sell and tell you where to sell them
We'll help you find where to donate your items (and how to get them there!)
We can even give you detailed instructions on how to safely host a yard sale.
3. Receive a Personalized Timeline, Checklist, and List of Service Professionals in Your Area
Whether you have a month to plan and prepare for your move or only a few days, there's a lot to do. And if you don't know what you're doing, you can end up dropping a lot of balls.
No one wants to realize after moving that they forgot to notify the electricity company to turn on the power in their new home. And if you need help fixing up your existing or new home, it's overwhelming trying to find the right professionals.
Here's how we can help:
1. Provide you with a personalized timeline of your move.
Moving is overwhelming. A personalized timeline helps you see the big picture at a glance but it also contains all the tiny steps that help you achieve your goal.
You'll know which actions to take and when.
2. Provide you with a personalized checklist.
Your personalized checklist helps you keep track of your actions. You'll be able to mark down which steps you've taken and which you still need to accomplish.
Included in the personalized checklist are all the tools you'll need to make your move successful. This includes a list of items such as boxes and packing tape you'll need to move.
You'll also receive links for where to purchase these items.
3. Provide you with a list of preferred vendors in your existing and/or new neighborhood.
Good help is sometimes hard to find. Especially if you're new to the area. That's where we can help.
From painters to closet installers, we'll help you find the best professional for your needs.
4. Get Help with Space Planning Your New Home
It's not always easy to know the best way to set up your new space. If you're downsizing, you may not be able to fit your old furniture in your new space. And no one wants to move and then find out they can't fit their furniture inside.
If you struggle with chronic disorganization, you may want help setting up your new home so that it's easier to tackle clutter.
Using professional online space planning tools, we'll provide you with a personalized plan for your new home.
We Want to Keep You Safe
Alison Kero Organizing has worked with clients both in-person and virtually for over 15 years. We understand that many people may not feel comfortable with someone coming into their home and touching their belongings.
That's why we've developed our virtual moving services. They're designed to help our clients stay happy, calm, and safe while getting organized. Contact us today to learn about how to get started.