9 Steps to Move in without killing each other

Whether you’re getting hitched or embracing the modern tradition of premarital cohabitation, moving in with your significant other is a big deal.
Step 1 – Be sure
Make sure you’re moving in together for the right reasons. Moving in to fix your relationship problems may make those problems worse.

Step 2 – Make it home
Make your new place feel like home. With a positive attitude and willingness to compromise, work with your partner to organize and decorate each room.

Tip – Get rid of duplicate items, keeping the better of the two collections.

Step 3 – Define normal
Define what you consider normal behaviour in a household. Find a happy medium with your partner, and respect their quirks and habits.

Step 4 – Divide chores
Divide chores and create a chore list. Make sure you both feel the list is divided equally.Moving-in-With-Your-Boyfriend

Step 5 – Assign responsibilities
Choose responsibilities ahead of time. Make clear what you expect from each other before you move.

Step 6 – Set aside time away from each other .
By giving each other space, you’ll appreciate your time together even more.

Step 7 -Be flexible and listen to each other ’s needs .
Work together to make both parties happy, and moving in will be a lot easier.

Step 8 – Be alone
Set aside time away from each other. By giving each other space, you’ll appreciate your time together even more.

Step 9 – Be flexible
Be flexible and listen to each other’s needs. Work together to make both parties happy, and moving in will be a lot easier.

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