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New Neighborhood: 3 Immediate Necessities You May Have Missed

Posted by Guest on Wed, Apr 19, 2017

This is an article submitted by a guest author. Not all views expressed are those of AmeriFirst Home Mortgage or its employees. 

Moving into a new neighborhood is an exciting time. While you may have been focused on the moving truck, delivery of your belongings and setup of utilities, there could be a few things that you forgot. Keep these three immediate necessities in mind as you prepare for your move.


Pet Sitting Services

If you have pets, you may not have thought of finding a pet sitter to care for them during your absence. When you move to a new place, your pet may feel confused and anxious. This can lead to problem behaviors such as tearing things up or improper urinating inside of the house. Finding a responsible and friendly pet sitter to watch your pet while you are at work or enjoying a night out could save both you and your pet from considerable frustration and anguish. Ask for word-of-mouth recommendations for a pet sitter and a new veterinarian for you companion animal.

Garbage Disposal

As soon as you move into your new place, you will start generating plenty of trash and recyclable materials. Allowing the waste to pile up is not only unsightly, but it is also dangerous and unhealthy. Weekly garbage disposal and recycling services can help you to maintain a clean and tidy home and property. These services, such as those offered by Ware Disposal, mean that you do not have to worry about hauling your refuse to the local dump or recycling center. Just put it outside on your designated pickup day and the workers will handle the rest for you.

Lawn Care

If you have never owned a home before, you might not realize just how much time and energy it takes to care for your lawn, flower beds and trees. Instead of running out to the home supply store or lawn and garden center, you could locate a responsible lawn care service and have them do all of the mowing, aerating, weeding and fertilizing for you. You can save a lot of money and time by not having to purchase and maintain a mower, trimmer, edger, weed whacker, pesticides, herbicides and other essential equipment and supplies for lawn maintenance.

These three essential services make your life more clean, convenient and comfortable. Taking the time to set up each of these services will help to make your transition into a new neighborhood easier and simpler. Be sure to include these necessities in your to-do list as you get ready to move into your home.

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Author Bio: Emma is a freelance writing currently living in Boston, MA. She writes most often on education and business. To see more from Emma, say hi on Twitter @EmmaSturgis2

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