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From bad breakups to a dead-end job market or even just a change of lifestyle, the reasons that people have for wanting to ditch their “old life” and start a new one are endless. Whether you just graduated college and…

Moving to a new apartment can be an exciting new chapter in a person’s life. But moving day itself can also be incredibly stressful. As anyone who's moved can tell you, little tips to make the process easier are greatly appreciated.

So, with that in mind, we've provided you with some of the most useful tips and tricks to use next time you move to a new apartment.

9 Apartment Moving Hacks

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It's time to pack it in! That's how you might feel by the end of your packing process, but if you plan ahead and know how to tackle your move, it can be much easier than expected. Try these packing tips to make sure you are ready in time for your big day.

Living with roommates can be both fun and stressful. Movie nights, parties and inside jokes are just a few of the reasons living with roommates is fun. However, when it comes to chores, it might not be so pleasant. A simple way to avoid confrontation and passive aggressive behavior is by discussing chores with your roommates before getting completely settled into your new apartment. Here are a few ideas on how to split up household duties and avoid any drama.

When you move into your new apartment, it’s easy to get caught up in the excitement of decorating, unpacking and getting used to your new environment. However, planning for the future -- even for potential problems -- is essential. Apartment…

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With one semester down, you might be debating over whether to call it a day in the dorms or stick it out for the rest of the school year. Both have advantages and disadvantages, so here’s the highs and lows of each to help you determine if you want to stick with communal living or go solo (or semi-solo, with a roommate) in an off-campus apartment.

Don’t leave off a strategy for packing your moving truck until you’re half-way through the job. For a smooth and safe relocation, arm yourself with these helpful packing tips before you begin to load up the truck. Stage your stuff It makes sense…

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Moving costs can add up fast. Whether you hire a professional moving company or go the DIY route, moving expenses can be significant -- that's why it's important to plan for them carefully. To keep moving costs from catching you…

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