Practical Gift Ideas for Friends or Family Who are Moving to Little Rock in 2020

Moving to a new homeBy Julie DeLong, A-1 Freeman Moving Group 

The advent of the holiday season and period of giving tend to be a stressful period and including moving to a new house in Little Rock in the mix can make it even crazier and chaotic, yet it still occurs. Selecting the ideal gift for friends or family is usually hard enough alone and even more complicated when considering these recipients do not truly want (or need) extra "stuff" to pack when relocating to a new area.

Thus, in this light, here are some extremely functional, fairly festive and innovative present ideas for those on our list who will be moving to Little Rock in the New Year.

Present A Professional Mover

No matter whether they may be moving around the corner or around the globe, everyone knows what a bother it is to pack, load up and move. Think about giving them a gift certificate for or some cash toward hiring a professional mover in Little Rock to complete these services for them. Imagine the look on their face(s) after they realize these tasks shall be covered by a knowledgeable moving company.

Send a Storage Space

If you are downsizing, they could require non-permanent storage room when they're getting established in a smaller space. There could be other reasons why this acquisition of short-term storage might be beneficial for those who are moving to Little Rock because of a new job opportunity and they may not even have a location to live yet. In the event that a few of these exceptional situations are present, you may want to think about presenting the gift of additional space to those who might need this on a short-term basis. This place may be as straightforward as presenting a nook of the basement or garage to keep items free of charge in the short term.

Gift Ideas for a New Locale

Gift certificates can be a common present where recipients either choose whatever they would like to buy or partake in a pre-chosen spot or function to experience. Particularly for those people who are moving to an unfamiliar city or possibly a location in a different state, these gift cards might be chosen especially to partake in a new, nearby arena, spot or function when choosing:

 

  • A visit to the zoo or theme park in the area
  • Events happening in the near future for them to attend giving them an escape after moving (search for calendars in their specific town)
  • A gift card to a favorite chain or well-loved local eating place (check online review sites for options)
  • Massage sessions or perhaps a spa day for unwinding following relocation

 

There are various kinds of subscriptions to bear in mind such as those to a local fitness center, art gallery, Performing Arts Center, Tennis or Country Club. Think about whatever they delight in and this gift might be a special approach to welcome them to this new place without being there yourself.

Wrap Up A number of Moving Supplies

There's a plethora of presents to consider in the moving supply category with containers, tape, markers, packaging materials to protect delicate things from harm, and so on. Bear in mind to think a little "out of the box" when it comes to making these selections. While rolls of tape will be a fantastic option, make sure to grab one of those hand-held rollers to really quicken the process. There are also items that are necessary when moving including shelf liners, cleaning products, along with a wide array of paper products, dishes, toilet paper, bathroom towels, and throw away utensils - the list continues on.

Be sure and "pack up" these gifts and wrap them in a holiday manner or make them appear like a package destined for a new location. Other possibilities include gifts with their new home address printed on like a custom-made, decorative sign to adorn the door or yard of their new residence.

A Nice Non-Seasonal Present

If moving right after the holidays have passed, you might still go ahead and offer your friends or loved ones a helpful gift on or just before moving day. A care package might include fundamentals for arrival to their new house that won't have them scrambling around opening cartons. This box might hold commonly overlooked items such as toiletries, new toothbrushes and toothpaste, coffee, travel-sized things like shampoo, a non-perishable breakfast, snacks or edible items.

Any one of these presents are not only sensible, but they're extremely thoughtful causing them to be an ideal present for our friends and family who are moving to Little Rock before, after or over the season.

 

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