- Rope and ratcheting straps hold things in place better than bungee cords.
- Look into self-storage places if you're subletting for a summer or studying abroad for a semester. That can be an easier option than hauling all your stuff home for just a month or two.
- It's in the book but worth repeating: Move-out week is a great time to score killer deals on furniture. Keep your eyes open in the next few weeks in any college town and you can outfit a two-bedroom apartment for next to nothing.
Wednesday, May 20, 2009
Pomp. Circumstance. Moving Vans.
There's nothing like a graduation to remind you that move-out season is here. Chapter 5 in The Portable Dad covers moving pretty thoroughly, but here are a few more tips and tricks:
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