Renting a home with a friend or sharing a room at a PG, or sharing space with your sibling can be tedious and stressful. But with careful planning and healthy, clear communication, living with others need not be passive-aggressive fiery arguments. Some tips will come handy whether you are living with your bestie, sibling or just a new roommate.
Plan Your Furniture Move- Don’t just blend thoughtlessly and create a mess by bringing in two households of furniture, into one small space. Make a list of what each person has and then decide which item is best suited for the newer smaller space. It is about being intentional, and if neither of you have anything that fits then sell off the unwanted items and get something that is compatible and fits and blends with the space. Plan your furniture move to maximize the space and easy movement. [Read more…]