Clients can choose
from a menu of services based on their need, but our
strength and focus is providing a complete solution,
encompassing every phase of the household transition.
Each move may, at each client's discretion, involve
our complete menu of services, or only part of the
services RSS has to offer.
- We help with the assessment of
the new residence and the creation of a floor plan,
which helps guide our clients through the downsizing
- We create a "Move Information
Notebook", which holds all the important details
of the move. Clients always know what is scheduled
in advance. We prepare a downsizing/packing and
moving day calendar, arranging dates for the move
plan to accommodate our client's needs and schedule.
- We assist with the time consuming
task of making address changes, transferring utilities
and forwarding subscriptions.
- We serve as liaison with family
and the new senior community staff.
Preparation/Getting Ready for a Household Transition
- We offer emotional and practical
support with downsizing decisions.
- We prepare an inventory list
of the furniture in each room, tagging each piece:
KEEP, GIVE TO FAMILY, SELL, and DONATE TO CHARITY.
- We assist you in taking a look
at everything, one room at a time and begin the
downsizing process. Making a fresh start means casting
off belongings that you no longer need. This process
is tremendously freeing!
- We organize kitchen cabinets,
closets, attics, garages and all the nooks and crannies
where unneeded things have accumulated over the
- We provide preferred referrals
through our "RSS Certified Quality" program,
giving our clients access to an expanded range of
services including: appraisals, estate sales, household
repair or modification and housecleaning.
of Unwanted Household Items
- We assist with the arrangements
for the sale of unwanted items.
- We inventory and/or pack all
items for disbursement to family and make all of
the arrangements for the shipment of items to family
members across the country.
- We make arrangements for temporary
storage for future disbursement.
- We arrange for all charity pick-ups
and/or deliver items to charities of our client's
and Facilitating the Move
- We pack only the things that
are going to the new home and organize each box,
giving thought to how it will be unpacked or stored.
- We arrange moving dates and times
with a "RSS Certified Quality" moving
company. We are there on moving day all day, supervising
and directing the movers as they place the things
according to the new home floor plan.
- We unpack and set up the new
home according to out clients' wishes; arranging
a living environment that matches the current home
or providing a new layout that gives a fresh new
start; hang pictures make the beds, arrange the
kitchen, organize closets and more. We break down
boxes and remove all packing materials.