The best gift ideas for someone who’s moving into a new home or apartment.
From the college-bound to the newlywed, moving into a new house or apartment is a significant life event. While some of us may move a dozen times or more over the course of our lives, others may only move two or three times. But no matter how many times we move, taking up residence in a new home or apartment is almost always an occasion worth celebrating.
As you already know, people will often give housewarming gifts whenever their loved ones move into a new home. But how do you go about choosing the right housewarming gift?
The first thing to remember is that a great housewarming gift is something they will use, something that will change the way they live for the better. A great housewarming gift solves a problem and makes a house feel more like a home.
There are literally hundreds of great housewarming gift ideas for a new home or apartment. That’s why we’ve put together a list of some of our favorites to get you started.
VacMaster PRO110 Suction Vacuum Sealer
The VacMaster PRO110 is an easy to operate, user-friendly suction vacuum sealer that allows you to keep your food fresh for much longer than you could in a plastic container or baggie. It’s ideal for packing and storing pre-made meals, as well as for storing meats and fish. Of course, its versatility doesn’t stop there. You can also use it for preserving and organizing non-food items, as well as for waterproofing emergency kits for outdoor activities.
The design is fully automatic and completely compact. To make storage even easier, the PRO110 also has a cord storage compartment, meaning no more tangled or damaged cords. This makes for a great housewarming gift that’s perfect for any-sized home or apartment.
Sunpentown BM-1107 3-in-1 Breakfast Maker
When you want to give a unique gift that does it all, look no further than the BM-1107 Sunpentown 3-in-1 breakfast maker. Earning high praise among customers, this appliance features everything you need to prepare a complete and wholesome breakfast.
So what’s included? The BM-1107 combines a toaster oven, a coffeemaker, and a frying pan. It’s perfect for apartments, dorms, studios, and even full-sized homes. Best of all, the coffee pot, skillet, and bake pan are also included.
Kalorik Stainless Steel Toaster
Kalorik toasters are well-known for their convenience features and excellent build quality. Available in a 2-slice and 4-slice variant, these units are easy to clean and operate, including a removable crumb tray, an auto-lift feature (meaning you no longer need to reach into the toaster and risk serious injury), and a variety of toasting options.
With the 2-slice or 4-slice Kalorik toaster, you can choose among settings that include options to defrost or reheat, or specific settings for bagels and toast. Ultimately, it’s a great gift that’s sure to get a ton of use for many years to come.
Germ Guardian 3-in-1 Air Cleaning System
When you move into a new house or apartment, you don’t always know what you’re going to get when it comes to air quality. Fortunately, the ultra-portable Germ Guardian AC4825E 3-in-1 air cleaning system is the perfect solution for nearly any small-to-mid-sized room.
Easy to use and highly effective, the Germ Guardian AC4825E is a popular pick among people looking to rid the air of allergens like dust, pet dander, smoke, and pollen.
Additionally, the Germ Guardian AC4825E also features UV-C lighting that’s powerful enough to eliminate bacteria and viruses. Simply put, this air purifier makes a wonderful housewarming gift.
George Foreman GRP99 Precision Grill
A George Foreman grill is a great gift, not just because everyone wants one, but because once you have one, you’ll wonder how you ever lived without it. The George Foreman GRP99 precision grill offers 100 sq. in. of grilling space, making it easy to prepare larger, family-sized meals. It’s an absolute marvel when it comes to grilling meats and vegetables.
Perfect for new homeowners and anyone living in an apartment, this electric grill is designed to be portable and perfect for indoor use. The George Foreman GRP99 includes two-custom built spatulas in addition to two drip trays and the two ribbed grill plates which are triple-coated with a non-stick covering that makes them incredibly easy to clean.
Mill SG1500MEC Convection MEC 1500W Heater
An already popular item, the Mill SG1500MEC space heater is reliable, portable, and easy to operate. Recommended for rooms ranging from 50 to 250 sq. ft., the Mill SG1500MEC features a built-in tip-over switch to prevent against overheating. To protect users against burns, the casing of the heater is cool to the touch, meaning it’s safe for use around children.
Nostalgia Electrics NGD-200 Non-Stick Griddle
From breakfast to dinner, the Nostalgia Electrics NGD-200 non-stick griddle is an always popular housewarming gift, just perfect for college students, newlyweds, first-time homeowners, and just about anyone, really.
With a cooking surface that measures 180 sq. in., the Nostalgia Electrics NGD-200 is simple to operate, featuring a wide temperature range that goes as low as 200°F and 400°F. To make cleanup easy, the drip tray catches excess oil and grease, meaning less mess and more time spent enjoying a hot homemade meal.