When a couple decides to separate, the final outcome is often divorce. When this happens, there is of course major upheaval to the household. Moving out of a home and division of belongings can be traumatic. A solution is to use storage units Monterey Park CA. Local residents have access to mobile units by Box-n-Go Storage. This can reduce some of the stress.
If you are being pushed to leave your home, there are alternative arrangements. The arrangements that will keep both parties happy.
Here some storage options to help you
- You can do a 50-50 share of the home until a separation is finalized. You each can live in the house 2 weeks out of the month. This allows you to see your children 50% of the time. You will also be able to claim the family home as your permanent residence. While not at home, you can utilize storage for your belongings. This will help while you live with a friend or family member, or maybe a hotel.
- If you have a big enough home, then set up separate living spaces. Preferably, at the opposite sides of the house. Come up with a schedule, where you have minimal contact with a partner until the divorce is in place. Previously, some US states required a specific separation period, where the husband and wife live apart for a certain length of time. However, in the current economic climate, many states have amended this, to allow a husband and wife to separate without anyone moving out of the house. Again, storage may come very handy. You can take some furniture to storage and free up room in your home. This will create a reasonable living environment for you and your former partner. It will also protect your belongings in case of arguments.
Both these options will benefit if storage is used to remove and store belongings during these times.
While, certainly, this period of your life is hard, there is a silver lining. The future looks brighter. Use the storage units to your advantage and make your life a bit easier.