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How To Soundproof A Dorm Room

How To Soundproof A Dorm Room?

As a freshman living in the dorms, I was initially excited to experience college life surrounded by my lively peers. However, I soon realized that the thin walls and constant noise made it impossible to study or relax in my…

How to Make Your Dorm Room Smell Good

How to Make Your Dorm Room Smell Good Without Candles

Dorm rooms present the perfect storm when it comes to bad smells accumulating. These small spaces have high humidity, piles of dirty laundry, leftover food, and trash cans full of waste. With minimal airflow from small windows, odors get trapped.…

How to Make Your Dorm Room Cozy

How to Make Your Dorm Room Cozy and Feel Like Home

Moving into a dorm room can be an exciting new chapter. But let’s be honest – dorm rooms aren’t always the most comforting or homey spaces. The institutional furniture, bland walls, and lack of windows or personality can make a…

What Size Are College Dorm Rooms

What Size Are College Dorm Rooms?

As an incoming college student, I was extremely excited but also apprehensive about moving into my first dorm room. I had seen the basic small dorm rooms in movies and wondered, how big are dorm rooms actually? Dorm rooms become…

What Size Are The Beds In Dorm Rooms

What Size Are The Beds In Dorm Rooms?

As an incoming college freshman, I had so many questions about what my dorm room would actually look like. After tour after tour of shining new buildings and massive common areas, I still wondered—what would my actual living space be…

What Size Rug is Best for a Dorm Room

What Size Rug is Best for a Dorm Room?

The summer is winding down. The leaves are starting to change colors. And students everywhere are getting ready to head off to college. For many, this means moving into a dorm room or college apartment for the first time. As…

How to Hang Curtains in a Dorm Room

How to Hang Curtains in a Dorm Room?

Decorating a dorm room can be challenging when you can’t damage the walls. As a college student trying to liven up my blank dorm walls, I struggled to find ways to hang curtains affordably without drills or nails. After some…