Tag Archive: Back-to-School

Back-to-School Dorm Room Checklist: Food Space

Continuing our blog series highlighting our Back-to-School Checklist, we will focus on food and kitchen items items.  Organize-It is a one-stop shop for keeping your food fresh and your kitchen tidy.  Here’s a look at some of our favorite items! Keep a roll of paper towel handy wherever you need it most with a Magnetic Paper […]

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Back-to-School Dorm Room Checklist: Bath

Continuing our blog series highlighting our Back-to-School Checklist, we will focus on bath items.  Whether you are sharing a suite bathroom or using communal showers, Organize-It has what you need to keep all of your shower supplies neat and tidy.  Here’s a look at some of our favorite items!   Perfect for college students or […]

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Back-to-School Dorm Room Checklist: Laundry

Is your son or daughter off to college soon? Still haven’t finished dorm room shopping? Don’t know where to start? Fortunately, Organize-It has helped take the stress out of packing up for the fall semester with our Back-to-School‬ Checklist.  On our blog, we will be highlighting the ten sections of the checklist and featuring some of […]

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Back-to-School: Organizing Your Dorm Room Desk

Once again, the summer has flown by and we are surrounded by back to school ads and supplies.  If you or your child is heading off to college, you might be wondering what the best way is to organize the dorm desk.  Here are some possible solutions to help you maximize your space and still […]

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Back-to-School: Organizing Your Dorm Closet

  Since most dorm rooms aren’t spacious, it’s safe to assume that closet space isn’t going to be plentiful, either.  Despite most dorm room closets being about three feet wide, there are plenty of ways to store all of the essential wardrobe pieces you can’t live without.  Here are some suggestions on organizing your dorm […]

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Back-to-School: Utilizing Door Storage

  On average, a standard double occupancy dorm room is about 12 feet by 19 feet, equaling  228 square feet.  When dealing with such a small amount of space, making the most of vertical storage is the best way to store items without causing floor space clutter.  Using a door as vertical storage space is very […]

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Back-to-School: Organizing Your Dorm Bed

For most dorm-dwelling college students, the bed is a multi-purpose piece of furniture.  Sure, it’s used for sleeping, but the bed is also a prime study area, where a student can lay out all textbooks, notes and other materials needed for an all-night cram session.   With the proper items, a college student’s bed can also […]

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Declutter for Back-to-School

As summer is winding down, this is a great time to declutter in preparation for the start of school.  Here are the key areas to tackle: Clothing – Now is the time to try on the pants and long sleeves. Sort through all of the drawers and closets and get rid of what doesn’t fit.  […]

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Choose the Right Backpack to Stay Organized

August already?!  As summer flies by, I can’t help but notice all of the back-to-school displays at the local stores.  One of my kids’ favorite purchases always seems to be the backpack.  Aside from choosing their favorite color, how can you help your child find the best backpack for their needs?  Here are some things […]

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Packing the Same Lunches? Ideas to liven them up!

Ask any parent about making lunches for their children, and chances are they will tell you that they struggle to provide a variety of foods that their children will like and eat. Most of us struggle to accomplish this task for our own lunches. If you are tired of racing around in the morning only […]

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