Have you had to clean out a loved one's home? Jean has done this task 5 times! In this podcast we provide you with some tips and thoughts about what's left behind.
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Virginia Johnson Wilcox, "My Guardian Angel Worked Overtime: Emptying an Old House is No Picnic," 11 September 2017, Circlemending Blog
Consumer Reports, “How Much is Your Stuff Worth? It’s Often a Good Investment to Spend the Time and Money on an Appraisal,” October 2012, Consumer Reports Magazine https://www.consumerreports.org/cro/magazine/2012/10/how-much-is-your-stuff-worth/index.htm
Estate Sales, “Tips on Choosing an Estate Sale Company” https://www.estatesales.net/companies/choosing.aspx
This is a promotional website but the tips may give you some ideas
Katina Hazimihalis, “How to Clean Out a Relative’s House on a Time Limit,” 25 August 2016, Budget Dumpster
Gloria Horsley, “Cleaning out a Deceased Loved One’s Closet: 12 Tips to Make the Process a Little Easier,” 30 October 2014, HuffPost: The Blog http://www.huffingtonpost.com/gloria-horsley/cleaning-out-a-deceased-l_b_6065480.html
Legacy Navigator, “5 Steps for How to Clean Out Houses After a Death,” 2017
Wendy Schuman, “9 Tips for Cleaning Out Your Late Parent’s Home,” 5 December 2012, Next Avenue
Paula Spencer Scott, “The Junk Wars: 8 Ways to Get Rid of Aging Parents’ ‘Stuff,’” 26 July 2017, Caring Currents
Julian Torres, “7 Tips for Estate Cleanout and Estate Cleanout Services,” 1 October 2015, JunkKing Blog
Elizabeth Weintraub, “Cleaning Out the House After a Death,” 18 June 2017, The Balance
--Jean Wilcox Hibben