Living Blog

The New Year is the perfect time for a fresh start in a new home. Moving is exciting for the whole family, but it can also be overwhelming. Settling into a new house is about more than just changing the address on your utility bills--here are some of the ways that you can quickly make a new house into a home.

Unpack the essentials

When you move into a new home, you want to start living normally as soon as possible. This is helpful for kids and adults alike--we all enjoy stability. Unpack these essentials right away:

  • Toiletries 
  • Basic kitchen utensils
  • Change of clothes
  • Bed linens

Don't worry...

Coping with stress this Christmas

Although Christmas is meant to be a relaxing time, the festive season has its own unique stresses. If you're not sure how to cope, here are some tips to help you stay calm and healthy over the...

The Bollen Memo - Episode 5

This month we speak to Ben Trenter, the Newcastle Branch Manager of Timerite Removals about how to get the best out of your move.

10 downsizing tips for seniors

For most senior citizens, there comes a time when the family home feels too big and it feels right to downsize. People downsize for all sorts of reasons, including reducing living costs, moving...