Utilizing space to create storage in your new college dorm room

Written by Anna Stephens For many college freshmen, the transition to college is a massive shock because of all the free time you get in between classes, the cafeteria food, and the distance from home. But why doesn’t anyone warn you about the shock of having no storage when you move in to your dorm? … Continue reading Utilizing space to create storage in your new college dorm room

Hooray, your move is complete! Now what?

Congratulations! You’ve just completed the moving process and are now settling into your new home. After all of the hard work, packing, organizing, and moving, it seems like the process would be over, but it’s only just beginning. It’s now time to settle into your new home and make sure everything is unpacked and organized … Continue reading Hooray, your move is complete! Now what?

What movers can’t move during the moving process

Written by Anna Stephens At TWO MEN AND A TRUCK®, we strive to provide our customers a successful, stress-free, and safe moving day. For these reasons, along with certain rules and regulations, there are a few items that our movers will not move. We highly recommend speaking to your movers well in advance about the … Continue reading What movers can’t move during the moving process

Make your move as easy as possible using five organizational tips

-Written by Courtni Wisenbaker-Scheel Even in the best of circumstances, moving is stressful. In fact, researchers have found that most people find it even more taxing than getting a divorce! Save yourself the headache by making your move as organized as possible with these five moving tips. Downsize before you pack There are few instances where … Continue reading Make your move as easy as possible using five organizational tips

7 tips for your next apartment move

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the average American moves 11.4 times in his or her lifetime. Moving can be stressful; there are countless things to do and you want to make sure the move goes smoothly. Luckily, by following our seven tips, you can save yourself some stress and be well on your way … Continue reading 7 tips for your next apartment move

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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

Downsizing made simple with TWO MEN AND A TRUCK®

Written by Jessy Herman Whether you are simplifying your living arrangements or moving to a condo, downsizing is never easy. The thought of going through your many belongings can be overwhelming, but there are things you can do to simplify your move to a smaller home. As soon as you know you’re moving, begin cleaning … Continue reading Downsizing made simple with TWO MEN AND A TRUCK®

The secret to successfully purging your belongings

You never notice how much stuff you have until it’s time to move it. One of the best times to purge is when preparing for a move. Save yourself the trouble of packing and unpacking more than you need to and get rid of unnecessary items before you pack. Follow these guidelines for an easier … Continue reading The secret to successfully purging your belongings

Rock the block with your next garage sale

Written by Jessy Howe Garage sale season is upon us! In an effort to de-clutter your home of items you no longer need while making some extra spending money, we’ve gathered our top tips to throwing a rocking sale! Choose the date Many communities have “neighborhood sales.” If your area does this, take advantage! Traffic … Continue reading Rock the block with your next garage sale

The ultimate beginner’s guide to self-storage

Finding and using self-storage can be a daunting task, and if you’re looking for storage you probably already have your hands full. Maybe you’re undergoing a life change such as a move or military relocation, or maybe you simply are trying to restore order to a home that’s overgrown with clutter. Whatever your reason for … Continue reading The ultimate beginner’s guide to self-storage