Make Your House a Home After Moving to Colorado Springs

Baking Cookies in New HomeBy Julie DeLong, A-1 Freeman Moving Group 

Everyone deals with the moving process in their own individual way. A number of people are so excited the initial day after unloading the truck that they will be awake all night unpacking and watching television. Others are so drained by the move that it can be worth an extra hotel night to get a nice lengthy slumber. A few unpack in a specific method that results in strangely complete rooms. Many toss packing material and stuff around aimlessly until it settles into position. And you typically know where you show up on the range.

But the one thing that all people that move share is a want to make the house into your home. Those empty walls and unfilled rooms can feel eerie at first, and most folks require time to get used to a different house before it begins to feel like home. Whilst it could take you a couple weeks to get accustomed to the new walls and building vibes, we will assist you to settle in quickly after your move to Colorado Springs and feel great in your new residence with some expertly reassuring suggestions.

Bake Something

Our sense of smell is considered the most solidly attached to instincts and feelings. Memory is influenced by fragrance, which explains why it is possible to suddenly recall a childhood experience in response to a smell on the breeze. An identical rule pertains to feeling at home. One of the reasons you are feeling so strange following moving into a different residence is because it doesn't smell of you and your stuff yet.

So, a great way to make the house seem much more like home is to make it smell more like home. And we don't just mean bringing your dog…. nevertheless, the family furry companions unquestionably do help. Try baking something delicious and familiar in your new kitchen. Not only is this an awesome justification to purposefully unbox your kitchen stuff. It will fill the house with a tasty smell which will make the whole place feel a lot more like home.

Put Up Your Decor

Empty walls tend to be yet another major cause for feeling like a location is not truly home yet after you move to Colorado Springs. You have been accustomed to having your posters, knick knacks, and curtains around the room and a absence of them reminds you that this place is just not 'yours' yet. So, help it become yours. Organize all your favorite accessories as you unbox them. Make use of this chance to think about how you will want your new spot to be decorated making it even better as compared to your last residence.

This can turn into a interesting scavenger-hunt adventure, as you locate decor during unpacking. Permit yourself to get up, stretch your muscles, and decorate any time you discover something that will be nice on the wall or should be displayed on a shelf.

Make Your Bed

There isn't any place more special than your own bed. A number of people have trouble slumbering the first few nights in a new place as things are so not familiar. However a component of that problem could possibly be the sleeping bag, air mattress, or even bed mattress on the floor that many of folks wind up with over the first night in a new residence.

Thus instead of putting it off, invest time to put your bed together. For those who have hired professional movers in Colorado Springs, they'll probably construct your bed for you. Make your bed using your choice of sheets and your regular comforter and pillows, laundered just before moving. This will make the complete sleeping atmosphere a lot more recognizable. The sheets is going to feel and smell right. You'll be the appropriate height off the floor. And you'll have a much easier time getting to sleep in the new residence, regardless of the different building sounds and scents.

Throw a Housewarming Celebration

A number of people tend to be most disturbed by the perception of loneliness in a new residence. And not merely the deficiency of wall decorations and put together pieces of furniture. They need the soothing murmur and companionship of people to really feel best in a brand new location. If you're one of those social butterflies, then you shouldn't deny your nature. For you to seem a lot more at home in the first few days, consider throwing yourself a small housewarming event. You simply need party music and some finger foods.

As soon as you have a couple of seats and cups on hand, go out and connect with your nearby neighbors. Invite them to come spend a couple of hours in your home and get to know you. Make it a potluck and you do not even have to be concerned with having your household totally set up. This is the best chance to begin new friendships with folks nearby and also brush aside the 'cobweb' feel of an unfilled abode in a new area.

Install Smart Home Equipment

Ultimately, remember your smart home stuff! Lots of people have at a minimum one or two lights or smart speakers at your house as useful tools. If you do, these may be remarkably exciting to bring along. Keep in mind to keep these loaded on top and set your smart items up right after arriving. Just doing similar things by talking to 'your home' will make you feel as though you'll be in charge and even more at home in the new space.


At A-1 Freeman Moving Group, we know all about the good and the bad with the moving experience. Some people get excited, a number of people get stressed, but everyone wants to feel at home after a move to Colorado Springs. With these interesting suggestions, you'll be able to feel at home quicker by claiming the place and making the house truly yours. To get more moving tips or to discuss your approaching move, contact us right away!


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