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Ready For Your New Home? Five Tips to Simplify Your Move!

Moving can be hectic and stressful, especially if you’re relocating to an unfamiliar place. The end goal is to feel that deep sigh of relief and finally be able to relax in your new home. We have five tips that help you ease the moving process and simplify the task, so you can be on your way to living the life you want in the home of your dreams!


  1. Label! Label! Label! Marking what items are in each box will help you stay organized during your move. From Kitchen and Living Room to Master Bedroom and Bath – having your boxes labeled will help you and the movers put in things in the right room, so you don’t have to drag your living room boxes across the house to your bedroom!
  2. Cleaning up the house before unpacking is a must! Even if you are moving into a brand new home, you will feel more at ease unpacking in a dust free home and it makes the unpacking process more enjoyable!
  3. Unpack your kitchen first. In most homes the kitchen serves as the heart of the home, the center gathering place for family members. Unpack your glasses, plates, utensils and cookware before you begin the rest of the house. This will help you have a place to relax with a snack or glass of water when you need to refuel during your unpacking project.
  4. Choose some upbeat tunes that get you into a happy mood. Music can influence your mood, so play something that uplifts your spirit and gets you in the mood to work.
  5. Light your favorite candle or incense to get your new house smelling like home. Having a familiar scent burning will immediately start making your new place start feeling like your own comfy space.


New homes in Waterleaf will inspire you to speed along your move, so you can enjoy all the wonderful amenities of your great new neighborhood. Check out our Waterleaf homes now and find more reasons why Metro Places has all the elements for a great life!