Moving in together is an important step for any relationship. While it brings with it many benefits, it also presents many challenges—many of which you expect. Some, on the other hand, may come as a surprise. Here are the top ten things no one tells you before you move in with your partner. Consider yourself warned.

1.  You Won’t See Each Other All the Time

You may think because you’re living together you will suddenly spend the majority of your days together, but this definitely won’t be the case. The two of you will still have your own lives and this won’t stop once you’ve moved in together. At least you’re guaranteed to see each other every night.

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