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Helping a Senior Get Organized

 Posted by Daniel Menachof on January 9, 2019 at 8:15 AM
Getting organized offers many benefits to encourage healthy aging. With so many benefits to having an organized home like boosted mental clarity, lower stress levels, and lower risk of injury, why not get started reclaiming your space? The benefits can extend quality of life now and in the long run.

See our tips to help your senior loved one get organized!

What to Repurpose for More Storage

 Posted by Daniel Menachof on January 9, 2019 at 8:10 AM
One of the first steps in getting organized is making sure every item in your home has a designated place and space. Without a place for each item to go, clutter can creep up and quickly take over a space. More than likely some of the items cluttering your home could be used to create extra storage or organize items in your home.

See our ideas to calm the chaos of your clutter.

5 Ways to STAY Organized

 Posted by Daniel Menachof on January 9, 2019 at 8:05 AM

You’ve gathered tips to stay organized, created a routine and plan to stick to it. So many of us start strong with our plans yet have trouble following through for more than a few weeks or months. Getting organized can be a daunting task when we abandon our plans. 

Read our 5 tips to convert your plan from simple steps and checkboxes into habits and lifestyle.

10 Ways to Get Organized

 Posted by Daniel Menachof on January 9, 2019 at 8:00 AM

A new year is a blank slate to transform your home and make life simpler.   According to a recent Huffington Post article 12 Surprising Ways Clutter Is Ruining Your Life, clutter “has proven, tangible effects on your mental and physical well-being.” What better way to improve your quality of life than to create a clean and orderly environment? Read our 10 tips to help you get organized!

Caring Transitions of Rochester is Celebrating Our Five-Year Anniversary!

 Posted by Daniel Menachof on November 2, 2018 at 8:41 AM
Time sure flies when you're having fun! Caring Transitions of Rochester is celebrating our five-year anniversary!Just five years ago, our first client hired us, and it's been a whirlwind ever since. Thank you for your friendship, encouragement, and support! 

Join us at the Aging with Options Expo!

 Posted by Daniel Menachof on October 4, 2018 at 11:33 AM
Please join Caring Transitions of Rochester at the Aging with Options Expo on Wednesday, October 10th! Our own Karen Menachof is a featured speaker at this event. CLICK HERE to listen to a recent radio interview with Karen about this event! She discusses the Expo, the Greater Rochester Area Partnership for the Elderly (GRAPE, the organization sponsoring the Expo), and her own company, Caring Transitions of Rochester.The Expo is free and open...

Join us at these September events!

 Posted by Daniel Menachof on September 10, 2018 at 11:58 AM
Caring Transitions of Rochester owner Karen Menachof will be speaking at two events this week! Join us at one or both to hear her expert tips about moving and downsizing!  Details follow:One Easy Breezy MoveLearn all you need to know about smooth transitions, including planning, packing, organizing, and more! Wednesday, September 12th, 201812:00 pm - 1:30 pmLegacy at Park Cresent1000 Providence CircleGreece, NY 14616Includes compli...

Caring Transitions of Rochester Featured in 55 Plus Magazine Article

 Posted by Daniel Menachof on March 8, 2018 at 12:43 PM
Caring Transitions of Rochester owner Karen Menachof was quoted extensively in 55 Plus Magazine's recent article, “Downsizing? Demand for Your Items May be Low.” This article tackles one difficulty of downsizing: parting with household items. Menachof lends her expertise and shares her experience and advice, including tips on how to best sell or donate antiques and other belongings. Read more here! 

Best Buys for Your Kitchen at Online Auctions and Estate Sales

 Posted by Daniel Menachof on March 8, 2018 at 8:38 AM
A necessity in every kitchen are the tools used to cook a meal. In 2016 alone, retail sales of kitchen gadgets and tools were close to 1.19 billion U.S. dollars. Most pots and pans have a lifetime of 5 years or less, while other utensils like paring knives and peelers should be replaced yearly. If you’ve noticed your kitchen gadgets and tools showing signs of serious wear and tear, consider replacing them with a few of the gently used items on th...

Make Your Living Room Come Alive with These Finds

 Posted by Daniel Menachof on March 8, 2018 at 8:28 AM
What makes a home your own, is the personality that comes through in the decorative details. The charm in purchasing repurposed/preloved (pre-owned) is in more than just the price tag. Character and a one-of-a-kind look come along with it. Whether your budget is large or small, estate sales and online auctions are a great way to find unique statement pieces to bring the room to life. We put together a list of items you should almost always buy pr...