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January 23, 2012

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Darius Degross

Well, having a day for general cleaning may sound a bit iffy when you hear it at first, but it's actually worth the added effort. Besides, those tips are necessary for security and safety purposes so first-time movers should put those pieces of advices on their list, aside from the boxes.

Kerita Kantz

You are right: securing all entry ways should be first on your agenda after moving in to your new home. The same thing goes for the garage door -- it is a good idea to reset the code required to open it. For security purposes, such precautionary measures are basic in any setting.

Kelly Ciancio

Since security measures have already been introduced, let me add something about furniture arrangement this time. It would be better if you picture out where to exactly put your furniture. Don’t place all furniture against the walls. To create depth, you can utilize the middle space and create functional areas in the house.

Melisa Soluri

Here’s another tip: Before you move in all your furniture, it’s best to have your entire house checked first for damages that need repair like electrical wires, roof holes, etc. That way, it’ll be easier to move around and work without any furniture around, and while you’re at it, you should also paint the walls, that is, if you’re planning to.

Sharron Folkes

Right, I couldn't agree more with what you said: that we have to change locks once we move in to our new house. The garage door, most especially, should be re-programmed because this is a place where burglars can most likely enter.

Libbie Olivas

I agree with what Sharron said. Usually, the garage is where you keep some of your belongings. You may see these as not very valuable on your part, but other people may still be interested with those. One man’s trash is another man’s treasure, right? You should provide your house with great quality locks to keep intruders out.

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