There are many possible reasons for wanting to help your elderly parent declutter. Some common reasons include simply wishing to help your elderly parent have a more organized and clean home, or helping them to downsize so they can move in with you or into an assisted living facility. Regardless of the reasons, helping a parent declutter after a lifetime of accumulating belongings can be uniquely challenging. Here are five tips for making the decluttering process easier:
If you are planning a short-distance move, you may be considering taking on the moving challenge on your own. Really, how hard could it be to move all of your things a few miles up the road? I can tell you through my own personal experience that it is more difficult than you might think. If you are considering having a few friends help you by driving some pick-up trucks filled with your things and making multiple trips with the hopes of saving money, you probably won't save money. This blog contains several tips that can help you make your short-distance move easier and more affordable.