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Tips for upsizing your home


We often hear about downsizing and all of its perks. But what happens when you need more space? When your family is growing, and you need more space? That is the moment to think about upsizing your home! And if you are not sure how to do it, or what should be your first step – we got some great tips. And in case you need a home with an office in it our small office movers NYC will help you relocate it in no time! A bigger home means more space and more comfort!

Before upsizing your home, think about what you need

Before you make a final decision, you should think about why do you need a bigger home. And how you plan to use bigger space? If you are upsizing your home will you get a bigger kitchen? Or you need more bedrooms? And most importantly, what are your plans for the future? After you answer all of these questions, you can start looking for moving services Brooklyn. They will make the relocation to your bigger home easier and faster!

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Before you make any decisions, consider how you can use your new space

Plan your budget

One of the important steps is to plan your budget. You can start looking at what you can afford, and slowly you can calculate all the costs. Although upsizing your home will bring you a lot of benefits, it will bring a lot of new, empty space. Do you have old furniture that can be used in your new home? Will you need help to move it? If the answer is yes, you will need professional movers Brooklyn, and you need to add that expense in the beginning. On the other hand, if you plan to buy new furniture, make sure that you have left enough money in your budget.

Costs will be bigger with a bigger home

When people decide to get a bigger home, they usually disregard the fact that everything will be more expensive. Starting from your basic bills – gas, electricity, water. They will cost more money, and you need to be sure that you can afford them. Before you make any final decision, consider everything!

Location is important when you are upsizing your home

If you decided that you are moving to a new location, you should do your research before you make a final decision. You can simply visit Google Maps and take a walk around your neighborhood. Is your new home close to schools? Can you easily access all the amenities? And the most important question when you want to move and upsize your home – do you see your future neighborhood developing? Will there be an improvement?

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Location of your new home is very important

Will you renovate your new home?

You really should like your new home. That is the first and most important reason to choose a home. And before you decide, you need to think can you fit all of your belongings into your new home? If the answer is yes, you should make an inventory. It will help you on a moving day. Also, take a walk around your home. Think about all the possible renovations, and try to get the approximate price. That way – you will know for sure should you be upsizing your home!

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Frequently Asked Questions

U.Santini Moving & Storage Brooklyn has built its reputation on honesty and transparency. We are here to answer all your questions and put your mind at ease when choosing our Brooklyn movers:

What are your working hours?

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Does U.Santini offer insurance?

Yes. Our company offers several different types of insurance protection, including a full replacement for your belongings. The cost of the coverage will depend on the value you declare for your goods and the level of deduction you select.

How soon should I schedule my move?

It is recommended to arrange for the services of a moving company at least 8 weeks ahead of your planned move. If you plan to move during the holiday season or in the summer, it is advisable to schedule the move 12 weeks in advance. However, for moves that occur between September and May, you may be able to book movers with just 2 weeks' notice. Ideally, you should secure your moving crew as soon as you have all the necessary information about your relocation.

Does your company offer packing supplies?

We do. In addition to providing you with the essential boxes and packing supplies required for your relocation, we offer several "Saver" packages tailored to the size of your home. If you do not use all the boxes you have bought, you can return them to the moving team at the end of your move, and we will reimburse the remaining amount.

What type of storage does your company offer?

U. Santini Moving & Storage Brooklyn provides comprehensive storage solutions in climate-controlled units. Our units are supervised round-the-clock, ensuring the safety of your belongings, whether you store them for a short or long duration. Additionally, we offer storage services for very brief periods, including as little as 24 hours.

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