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Sorting & Rightsizing

  • Pack & ship to family
  • Arrange for sale (consignment, auction, antique dealer, appraisal)
  • Pack up donations and arrange for pick up
  • Provide resources for recycling (electronics, hazardous products, shredding, books, & more)
  • Arrange for trash removal
  • Arrange for clean out after move or decluttering

Floor Planning

  • Assist in identifying the furniture that best fits the new home or style
  • Measure and take photos of the furniture.
  • Create floor plan and meet to walk through the plan 
  • Finalize plan and create a list of furniture to move into new home 

Packing

  • Efficiently and carefully pack
  • Insured and bonded
  • Provide moving boxes and packing supplies
  • Make arrangements with a reputable moving company for move day if desired

Move Day Coordination

(current home)

  • Oversee the movers
  • Pack last-minute items
  • Coordinate move activities
  • Pack perishables from refrigerator and freezer

Unpacking & Settling In

  • Make the bed, set up bath
  • Connect phones, TV’s, lamps, computer, clocks, etc.
  • Put away items and food in kitchen
  • Place collectibles in china or curio cabinets if desired (photos are taken to replicate current home’s placement)
  • Dispose of trash, all packing materials and boxes from new home

It feels like HOME the very first night!

More Services

  • Organizing
  • Interior Design
  • Inventory of belongings for client & families
  • Anything that needs to be done!

Phone: 630.306.2707
Email: wecare@downsizingbydesign.com
Proudly Serving DuPage and Kane Counties in the Chicago Area