Blog Planning Your Housewarming Party

14 Housewarming Party Favors Guaranteed to Impress Your Guests

A housewarming party is about more than your new home—it’s about celebrating new beginnings and thanking old friends for their continued support. Here are thirteen ideas we definitely think you should consider as you get ready to throw the coolest housewarming party on the block:

1. Popcorn bag: This practical, yet stylish paper bag makes a great addition to any housewarming party. Fill it with popcorn, candy, or chips and write a personal note on the back to give it an even more personal touch. 2. House Plant We love the idea of giving friends a small plant as a token […]

Blog Planning Your Housewarming Party

The 10 Rules of Throwing a Housewarming Party

Planning a housewarming party? Follow these 10 simple rules to organize and host the perfect housewarming party for your friends and family. Timeline: Give yourself enough time to unpack and set your new home up before sending out invitations. Invitations: Depending on how formal or casual you want your housewarming to be, send out invitations […]

Blog Salt Lake City

The Best Neighborhoods for Young Professionals in Salt Lake City

Where do young professionals live in Salt Lake City? The answer: everywhere.

Salt Lake City’s  booming job market continues to attract professionals of all backgrounds thanks to its diversified economy. Young professionals in particular come in all shapes and sizes. In fact, the Census Bureau classifies young professionals as anyone between the ages of 19 and 44, and since the average person retires at the age of […]

Blog Moving Day

The Emotional Roller Coaster of Moving Day

No matter how emotionally stable you may be, moving day can unnerve even the best of us. But hey, if moving day doesn’t feel like an emotional roller coaster then you’re just not doing it right. Right? Right?

You plan on going to bed early the night before the big day so you can wake up feeling nice and rested Except you forgot how much you procrastinated and instead you spend most of your night packing like a maniac. When your alarm goes off the next morning you feel like a moving truck […]

Blog Moving Tips

The Five Types of People Who Will Ask You For Moving Help

Moving season is in full swing and that means all of those friends you haven’t talked to in months will contact you for some moving help. Now, we know you’re not a total Scrooge when it comes to helping others, but if you’ve ever helped someone move then you know things don’t always go as […]

Blog Prepping Your Move

How to Find Free Packing Supplies

From oversized cardboard boxes to bubble wrap, you can find several resources for free packing supplies right in your neighborhood. Here’s how to get some of your moving and packing supplies without paying a cent.

Blog Packing Hacks

How to Make Packing Easier

No matter how innovative you get, there are a few facets of moving that simply can’t be avoided—and packing up your stuff is one of them. While very few people would likely rank packing as an enjoyable activity, it doesn’t have to be an entirely awful process either, especially with these tips and tricks for how to make packing easier under your belt.

Blog Packing Hacks

How to Pack Your Antiques

There are steps you can take for a successful move, even with difficult-to-pack antiques. With the right techniques and some special materials, you’ll be packing antiques like a pro.

Blog Setting Up Home Services

Utility Bills 101: Tips, Average Costs, Fees, and More

What provides you with clean water, comfort, and energy and keeps you connected to the entire world? Here’s a hint: it’s mostly invisible during the day and night, but magically shows up on your monthly bills.
The answer: utilities.

Whether you rent or own your home, utilities are a part of life and thus a part of your budget.