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

Smart allocation of money can ease the burden of college costs

-By Erik Sargent As more and more people stress the importance of attending college after graduating high school, potential and current students across the country have seen a constant increase in the expenses related toward earning a college degree. From the spikes in tuition to textbooks, on-campus or off-campus housing, food, travel, and other living … Continue reading Smart allocation of money can ease the burden of college costs

Ease the stress of college moving with these expert packing tips

-Project by Anna Stephens and Cathryn Armstrong The moving process can be extremely stressful, especially when it comes to packing up and moving away to college, for some, even leaving home for the first time and being on their own.. Moving into a dorm room can be hectic, and making sure you’re properly packed is … Continue reading Ease the stress of college moving with these expert packing tips

Surviving your move: What to know about moving into your first apartment

Written by Katie Peterson At TWO MEN AND A TRUCK® we know moving can have its fair share of challenges. There’s the packing, the cleaning, and let’s not even mention move day itself. Moving into your first place is stressful, and apartment moving has its own set of headaches. Neighbors are more like roommates, there … Continue reading Surviving your move: What to know about moving into your first apartment

Planned packing makes transition to college more organized

Between tuition costs, everyday school stresses, and decreasing job opportunities for graduates, college-bound students have enough to focus on without having to stress about moving their belongings from home to college. According to Childstats.gov, in 2011, nearly 68 percent of high school graduates enrolled immediately in a two-year or four-year college. It is safe to … Continue reading Planned packing makes transition to college more organized