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Moving house: the definitive guide for students

Posted on 2013-08-08

Plus, there’s the minor detail of having to shift your possessions from one pad to another when you’ve reached the end of each year – or after the honeymoon period of living with Dave across the landing ends, when you realise his cleaning habits aren’t quite up to your standards!
Students: make sure you're prepared to pack!
Whatever the scenario, being a student involves moving home more frequently than normal, so your packing skills will no doubt develop considerably over the next few years…
With this is mind, and to help prevent either losing stuff along the way – or lose any of your much-needed deposit, Studentbeans’ ‘Moving house: The definitive guide for students’ offers a number of useful tips for when flying the nest to the wonderful world of student-dom.
These quirky ideas include making sure your bedding is packed last, so it’s at the top of your bag to make your bed quickly when you can’t be bothered to unpack. They also range from managing the delivery of your mail and advice on where to find a handy man with a van.
You can read more hints and tips, and lots more about student life in general by visiting Student Beans
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