Each year, about 15% of the United States population moves into a new home. This represents about 40 million people, so chances are excellent that in the coming months, you are likely to encounter new neighbors. Schaaf Floral has hundreds of ideas as to floral arrangements, plants and gifts that will help to make the new arrivals feel welcome.
Why Do We give Housewarming Gifts? Before electricity, it was common for friends and family to visit when someone moved into a new home, and they brought one very specific gift - firewood to keep the house cozy over the winter months. Therefore, the gathering was quite literally a "house-warming". These days, although gifts may vary, the idea is still to convey warmth, comfort and a welcoming air. Read More about Bouquets & Arrangements to Greet New Neighbors