7 Tips for Moving into a College Dorm Room

college moving tipsIt’s August, and that means that many parents & students have BACK TO SCHOOL on the mind. If you’re heading off to college for the first time, then we’re guessing you’re pretty psyched to get the year underway. But before classes begin, you’ll need to get your dorm room in tip-top shape and no one wants to start things off with a chaotic, moving day!

Don’t worry, we’re here to help! Consider yourself enrolled in Dorm Room Moving 101. Continue reading

 

Favorite Essential Products for Moving Day

Move Day Essentials

Top 12 Moving Day Must Haves

Your phone can NOT lose battery.
You need to have scissors within 10 feet of you at all times.
Music is essential… and so are snacks.
Washi Tape changes lives.
File folders are more famous on moving day than they are in your office.

I think we can all agree that having the right tools and products on hand is key to an efficient and organized move! Here are our top 12 favorite Moving Day Essentials and why we love these items so much. Continue reading

 

Ask Dad, He Knows: Moving Advice from Dads

Moving Advice from Dads

Dads always seem to have the magic touch to solve any problem.

My toilet is leaking… I’ll take care of it.

My printer is jammed… got it.

There’s a weird light on my dashboard that looks like this –> (!). … Oh, no problem.

If his tool box can’t fix it, then his unmatched problem solving skills are bound to do the trick. And moving advice is no different for these Mr. Fix-its. In honor of Father’s Day, we thought we would take this opportunity to pick the brains of DADs and see if they could provide us with some of their go-to moving tricks and tips to help make your next move a successful one. In typical Dad style, these gentlemen delivered and even managed to make moving advice entertaining. #OhDad

With no further ado, here are the words of wisdom from these admirable men… real moving advice from dads! Continue reading

 

10 Awesome APPS for Moving

Dear Technology,

If we’re being honest here…. sometimes you make us a little crazy, but most of the time we pretty much love you. We are continuously impressed at how freakin’ smart you are; you really do put the “smart” in Smartphone. Thank you for always being there for us, always being so reliable, and always making life’s adventures a lot less stressful. Not to be creepy or anything, but we’re pretty obsessed with you. #likeliterally

Xo,

Society

PS. These 10 Smartphone APPS?! We totally owe you for making our recent move far less stressful. Thank YOU!

MOVING DAYMoving APPS

If the title of this APP doesn’t give it away, we don’t know what will. Continue reading

 

Design a Room: How to Arrange Furniture Without Lots of Heavy Lifting

Design a Room: How to Arrange FurnitureWe have a super quick tip today that makes SUCH a big impact when you are moving into a new place.

Although the HireAHelper team will be there with you to make sure you (or your friends) don’t have to do the heavy lifting during moving day, today’s super simple moving tip will make sure that wherever the HireAHelper Move Helpers place your furniture in the new place, it’s there to stay.

No one wants to hire help for a move just to find out they need to rearrange all the heavy furniture soon after. Plus, you hired help for a reason… let’s move that furniture in ONCE and be happy with the result. Here’s how to arrange furniture with minimal heavy lifting.

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