Some guys may prefer to stay single, but at some point they will probably want to settle down. Relationships are not sources of joy for women only, men love them as well. As a woman, being aware of what guys love about relationships can help you prepare for when the right partner for you comes along.

These are the 11 things guys love most about being in relationships:

#1. Sex life

One of the biggest differences between the single life and the committed one is that sex doesn’t carry as much confusion. Since you’re both explicitly into each other, it’s a lot more enjoyable.

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#2. Not awkward

Continuing with how sex can affect your relationship, when you’re single, those mornings after can be pretty strange. That is not a thing in relationships, and guys are super relieved about that. The enjoy the fact that you both know what happened and why, without needing to analyze the night’s events.

#3. Appreciation

Your guy probably has a lot of skills, and when he was single, he was the only one who knew about them! Guys loving having a partner to ask for their help and appreciate the unique ways in which they contribute to the dynamic.

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#4. Cleaning partner

Two is always faster than one when it comes to cleaning responsibilities. When you start sharing a space, your guy will be grateful for the tag team approach to chores.

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#5. Comfort to experiment

One-night stands don’t leave a lot of room for expansion and creativity. When you’re in a long-term relationship, the level of comfort grows continuously and experimentation becomes a hobby.

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#6. Support

Guys have big dreams just like you, and they need someone to encourage them behind closed doors, as well. Your guy feels great that he has you to support him in all he wants to do.

#7. Challenge

This may surprise you, but guys actually like having their ideas and opinions challenged. They want to know that you’re thinking about how you can actually provide them with constructive feedback.

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#8. Intimacy

There’s family, there’s friends, and then there’s your partner. They are the one person who sees all of your sides, good and bad. Men find it relieving to have one person that they can share everything with.

#9. Acceptance

Even with the deepest level of intimacy comes acceptance in a committed relationship. This is enough to motivate guys to trust themselves and follow their own personal path of growth.

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#10. Transparency

Being in a relationship means that you can be honest with each other. Your guy wants to know your honest opinion about the new shirt he bought. If it doesn’t suit him, tell him the truth, he’ll appreciate your transparency.

#11. Realness

A guy can be his true self when he’s in a relationship with you without worrying about how he looks from the outside. His favorite part of this is being able to check out your beautiful body whenever he wants. Flaunt it and let him appreciate it!

Guys love relationships as much as we do. While they may be shy about expressing it, you’ll notice in these 11 ways how much your guys appreciates you.

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We at BetterMe want everyone to know and experience true love. It is out there for everyone and until it knocks on your door we are here to remind you that you deserve the best love!

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