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Ways Seniors Can Downsize with Ease

Moving house after many years in the same place is a very involved project. There’s a lot to consider, plus emotional ties to a home you may love. But there are ways to make downsizing easier and faster so you can start enjoying life in your new place. Here are some helpful tips, courtesy of Liberty Storage.

Make a Plan, Set a Budget

Downsizing has many facets, but your first steps should include making a plan to buy and sell, as well as assessing your budget. 

Have a Strategy for Decluttering

Diving right in might be the quickest way to burn out while preparing for a move. Having a strategy can help you plan ahead and prioritize what to keep and what to abandon while decluttering.

Say No to Extra Baggage

Often, seniors have trouble letting go of a lifetime of memories. It’s hard to get rid of things you like or even love. Keep in mind that saying no to that extra baggage of the physical and mental kind will make your transition simpler.

Living with less probably sounds appealing, but downsizing does take effort. With these tips, you’ll have an excellent head start at paring things down before you move. And when you settle into your new place, the effort will be totally worth it.

Liberty Self Storage is a leader in the storage industry because of our dedication to customer service. We are committed to being the most convenient, secure and professional storage solution in your neighborhood. You can rest easy knowing that your belongings are safe with us.