Tips on how to consolidate households
How To Successfully Merge Households
When households merge, it’s the joining together of lives, and the belongings of those people who will be living together.
Discuss The Process
Merging households can be an exciting, life-changing event. However, some big decisions might need to be discussed during the planning process of the move. Make sure any differences, if any, are resolved prior to moving day. This will make the merging together so much smoother and enjoyable.
Once everyone has gone through their stuff, it may then need to be packed, stored or donated. If it has been decided that some of the items will be stored, either together in one unit, or in individual storage units, find out how to Prepare Your Items for Storage and what you need to know when choosing a Storage facility. If you have items to be donated, find out Where to Donate Items Before Moving.
Creating A Space Together
Having to compromise might be a necessary component when merging households together. When achieved with understanding and respect, having to let go of certain ideas and belongings is much easier, and makes way for new experiences, ideas and belongings.