Moving into a new apartment can be exciting and also overwhelming at the same time. These 3 simple tips are sure to help you settle into your new pad and have you calling it Home Sweet Home in no time.

Hang Your Favorite Pictures: A wall of much-loved items will put a smile on your face.

Spring Clean (even if it isn’t that time of the year): You might feel like this is the last thing you want to do after moving all your worldly possessions, but giving your new home a professional cleaning will make all the difference in the world.

Introduce Yourself to Your Neighbors: Having someone you can say hi to or even just to wave to makes living there a lot more enjoyable.

Moving can be a stressful time, but with proper planning it does not have to be. Plan ahead, work with an apartment locator, and stick to your schedule – you’ll be enjoying your new apartment in no time!