housewarming (party)

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housewarming (party)

A party thrown to celebrate when someone moves into a new apartment, flat, or house. We're having a little housewarming next week to get to know our neighbors and feel a bit more at home here. Are you going to the neighbor's housewarming party? I think it will be a nice way to welcome them to the neighborhood.
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"The one thing that truly turns a house into a home is the family that fills it, so we hope people of all ages, looking for a fun outing, can join us for HGTV's housewarming party."
While exploring the housewarming concept, Ms Riberti explained that "people want to feel at home wherever they are" and that "home is not just a place, it is really a feeling", adding that this concept can be applied to retail, office and residential spaces.
But housewarming has certain responsibilities as each subdivision, village and community has different safety requirements and inviting guests over could be a concern for your neighbors.
If I'm having a housewarming party, then I'm making sure I hire a bouncer in case anything gets out of hand.
ONLY HOUSEWARMING TO WORRY ABOUT Inside Yuill Homes' ' two-bedroom, two-bathroom Vermont showhome at High View in Blaydon
B- town party animals spotted making merry into the night at the housewarming party included Imran's superstar maternal uncle mir Khan and his film- maker- wife Kiran Rao.
Yesterday preparations were well underway for the housewarming bash.
Eternal optimist Roxy hopes a housewarming party will show the residents of Walford what a kind, cuddly bloke her dad really is, but the plan backfires as Ronnie plans a rival bash for the same night.
A day after the closing, my wife and I decided to surprise them with a housewarming gift--we'd install light strips on the underside of the upper kitchen cabinets.
The same weekend as Cichon's housewarming party, Nepal Asatthawasi, coordinator of the Paul Rudolph Foundation, was visiting Sarasota with photographer Chris Mottalini, both here to document the Rudolph-designed Joe King house on Siesta Key before it was torn down.
Invite them all round for a housewarming BBQ and praise the peace - or draw attention to the racket if some non-attender runs noisy machinery.
The explanation that they were intended for a housewarming party given by a select group of the First Lady's longtime friends seems logical enough to calm any suspicion that accepting any of the gifts would be illegal.
A COUPLE celebrating their housewarming convinced hundreds that UFOs were circling above Sunderland, it emerged yesterday.
It still works and I recently purchased one as a housewarming gift for my daughter.
QVC had a black-tie housewarming party late last month to inaugurate its new headquarters, QVC Studio Park.