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The Recipe for a Stress-Free Thanksgiving

The Recipe for a Stress-Free Thanksgiving

Whether you’re hosting “Friendsgiving” or your significant other’s entire family is coming into town, Thanksgiving doesn’t have to be a fancy affair that demands your finest china and a week’s worth of slaving over a hot stove. We’ve got the secret recipe for hosting a stress-free, Pinterest-perfect Thanksgiving gathering that will leave your guests feeling […]

Organizing Your Medicine Cabinet

Organizing Your Medicine Cabinet

We’ve all been there. We pop into the medicine cabinet to grab some aspirin, only to be hit by a cascade of loose bobby pins, half-folded tubes of Neosporin and expired prescriptions. It’s easy for the medicine cabinet to become an overflowing, disorganized jumble. But, with a little planning, it’s also easy to transform it […]

10 Ideas to Update Your Bedroom in One Weekend

10 Ideas to Update Your Bedroom in One Weekend

We believe your master bedroom is more than just the place you sleep — it’s your sanctuary. A place you should LOVE to step into, that makes you feel completely at ease. But if lately, your master bedroom is beginning to feel a little … stale, making just a few small changes can have a […]

Shoe Organization 101

Shoe Organization 101

Heels. Wedges. Ballet flats. Boots. Everyone knows the right pair of shoes can take an outfit from blah to ooh la la. But if your closet is overflowing with pairs of shoes you don’t even wear, or you can never find the shoes you want, it’s probably time to purge and reorganize. Here are some […]

Downsizing Books: Learning to Let Go

Downsizing Books: Learning to Let Go

We help people move, downsize and organize, all day, every day. Part of our job is helping people come to terms with letting go of items that are no longer useful or meaningful in their current lifestyle. But there are certain things people have an extraordinarily hard time letting go of: Pictures. Family treasures. Travel […]

Retirees Are Keeping Their Lifetime Treasures with Them

Retirees Are Keeping Their Lifetime Treasures with Them

Erickson Realty & Moving Services Makes Lifestyle Transitions Nationwide as Seamless and Worry-Free as Possible   CATONSVILLE, MD (September 18 2017) – When Bodil Tice and her husband John moved into Charlestown they had one issue to deal with: the delicate move of Bodil’s cherished collection of pewter Norwegian-themed Christmas plates from their former home […]

Organize Your Home Office in One Weekend

Organize Your Home Office in One Weekend

Nothing impacts productivity and creativity more than clutter. If you’re trying to tackle a long to-do list, but can’t find the necessary tools or documents you need to achieve these goals, you’ll waste valuable time searching for what you need and less time actually getting it done. Whether you use your home office for your […]

How to Host a Swap Party

How to Host a Swap Party

Decluttering can feel like a chore, but who says clearing out your closets can’t be fun? We have just the right solution for purging unwanted items and scoring a few new pieces for your wardrobe, all while enjoying a fun girl’s night out. It’s called a Swap Party — and here’s your ultimate guide to […]

Tips for Choosing, Organizing and Displaying Travel Mementos

Tips for Choosing, Organizing and Displaying Travel Mementos

Travel mementos can play a big role in creating a home that tells our life’s story. And it’s easy to get swept up in the moment when you see a funky magnet or coffee mug, or something else you like. But your typical travel souvenirs can add up to clutter, fast. So instead, we don’t […]

5 Tips for Keeping Your Home Organized Year-Round

5 Tips for Keeping Your Home Organized Year-Round

Organization isn’t a one-time project — it’s an ongoing practice and a shift in your mindset. The truth is, keeping your home clutter-free and your closets organized takes daily maintenance and thoughtful action. The pantry you organized last weekend won’t stay organized if you don’t put the salt back in its place every time you […]

Sell It Now Series Part 5: Staging to Sell

Sell It Now Series Part 5: Staging to Sell

Your curb appeal is through the roof. You’ve decluttered every closet, cabinet and junk drawer. You carried out your realtor’s recommendations and tackled minor home improvements. And you’ve donated your unwanted items to worthwhile causes and organizations. Now for the fun part — staging your home to SELL SELL SELL! We won’t lie—it’s our favorite […]