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

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

11 dorm room essentials you can’t live without

Written by Katie Peterson As you begin packing to move into your college dorm room, it’s easy to be overwhelmed with the prospect of fitting all the stuff you’ll need for a whole semester in the back of a car. There are so many things you want to take with you; you have a pile … Continue reading 11 dorm room essentials you can’t live without

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

Moving with kids: avoid the moving day blues

Written by Katie Peterson In movies, it always seems like moving is just about the worst news a kid can hear. Boxes are packed, the sad music plays, and it starts raining just as the car pulls out of the driveway, right past the “sold” sign in the front yard. But moving with kids does … Continue reading Moving with kids: avoid the moving day blues

I’m too busy! I don’t have time to pack and move!

Written by Arika Ford I’m in a rush most of the time. Three kids with various activities on our schedule every day of the week, a full-time job, a house to clean, husband, dog, cat, and hamster. Hurry, hurry, hurry is my life these days. In addition to the chaos, I am moving in June. … Continue reading I’m too busy! I don’t have time to pack and move!

Storage Tips 101: Choosing a Storage Facility and Safeguarding Your Valuables

Written by Lisa Kirchhoff For many, a household move often means placing some items in storage. Whether it’s long-term or short-term, nearby or far away, there are some tips to keep in mind if storing items is in your future: Choosing a storage facility Choosing a facility should be based on how long you anticipate … Continue reading Storage Tips 101: Choosing a Storage Facility and Safeguarding Your Valuables