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5 Home Improvement Items Every College Student Should Own

5 Home Improvement Items Every College Student Should Own

I just returned home from a 3000 mile road trip. Part of the preparation for this trip included clearing many tools out of the back of my truck to allow us to use the space for camping gear or sleeping. Not having all my tools close at hand left me feeling a bit naked and vulnerable. But since we were “on vacation” and I wasn’t doing my usual Denver-area carpentry duties , I did not really have a need for them. Heading off to college is a bit like a road trip, but once you’re there you may actually need some tools. The Bare Minimum Moving into an apartment is a first step for many that often includes buying new dishes, silverware, pots and pans and other things for the kitchen. These items are what first come to mind for many. What doesn’t come to mind are tools. Since many first time apartments or student housing units are often on the lower economic range, the condition ...

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