New homeowners

How to pick a mailbox that suits your new home’s style

This is a guest blog post written by designer Kerrie Kelly You’ve just settled into your new home, and now it’s time to put the finishing touches on it. Of course, you’ll take care of the interior with beautiful area rugs, shelving, accessories, and lighting, but what about the outside? Elevate your exterior by choosing … Continue reading How to pick a mailbox that suits your new home’s style

TWO MEN AND A TRUCK living with friends

Prepping your home for the spring and summer months

  Prepping your home for the spring and summer months The cold winter months are nearing their end for the year, and spring is officially here! This means better weather, and better weather means it’s time to start getting your home ready for the summer months. Cleaning, preparing, and organizing all come into play as … Continue reading Prepping your home for the spring and summer months

Recycling Cardboard Boxes Into Heartfelt DIY Valentine’s Day Crafts

-Written by Jessy Herman Break out the hot glue gun, we’re bringing you another edition of DIY Valentine’s Day crafts made using upcycled cardboard boxes. Rather than using store bought decorations, creating your own can offer you a fun evening while making your décor more personal. Valentine’s Day dessert toppers Dress up dessert by creating … Continue reading Recycling Cardboard Boxes Into Heartfelt DIY Valentine’s Day Crafts

Three Easy Holiday DIYs for the Home!

Written by Jessy Herman With the holidays upon us, we’re digging out the lights, putting up the tree, and starting on our shopping lists. If you’ve been following Movers Who Blog for a while now, you’ll know this time of year means we’re crafting up a storm! Last year, we crafted everything from giant glittered … Continue reading Three Easy Holiday DIYs for the Home!

Candy, costumes, and creative decorations … oh my!

Written by Katie Peterson It’s that time of year again! Fall is upon us, and the kids are already on premature sugar rushes; it’s time for Halloween! Your kids are mentally prepared, but are you? We’ve compiled the most useful and creative things to know so you’re ready for anything this Halloween season. Candy Candy … Continue reading Candy, costumes, and creative decorations … oh my!

3 DIY Halloween costumes in 30 minutes or less

Written by Jessy Howe If you’ve been following Movers Who Blog for a while now, you know what October means … it’s boxtume season! If you’re new here, “boxtumes” are Halloween costumes we like to upcycle from cardboard moving boxes. Not only do you end up with a completely unique costume, it’s also fun for … Continue reading 3 DIY Halloween costumes in 30 minutes or less

Creating your dream office space on a shoestring budget

Written by Charles Staky   As a small start-up, TWO MEN AND A TRUCK®’s first “real” office was in a barn, which sat in the backyard of Founder Mary Ellen Sheets’ mother’s home. After moving to a new space, which we quickly outgrew, Melanie Bergeron, our President at the time, sat at the copy machine. We’ve lived … Continue reading Creating your dream office space on a shoestring budget

Top 10 Great Cardboard Craft-Off entries

A prom dress, ukulele, a Ferrari, and robot costumes?! These were just a few of the more than 100 entries received during our Great Cardboard Craft-Off social media contest! We encouraged participants to think outside the box and challenged them to transform cardboard in a way we’d never seen before. We’ve upcycled plenty of old moving … Continue reading Top 10 Great Cardboard Craft-Off entries

Budget-friendly projects to give your home instant curb appeal

Written by Jessy Howe It’s officially spring which means the only thing many of us want to do is get outside to enjoy the sunshine, breathe in the fresh air, and begin working around the house. Thanks to this wonderful time of year, we’ve compiled our favorite budget-friendly project ideas to give your home instant … Continue reading Budget-friendly projects to give your home instant curb appeal

Valentine’s Day crafts in 4 steps or less!

Written by Jessy Howe Show your love this Valentine’s Day by creating easy homemade crafts and decorations! Making homemade crafts can be a fun and inexpensive family activity. These crafts are all upcycled from old moving boxes, meaning all you really need is craft paper, glue and stickers, and you’re ready to go. If you … Continue reading Valentine’s Day crafts in 4 steps or less!