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Make Your Dorm Room Your Home Away From Home

The college dorms: where you have half a room (more or less) to make completely your own. Freeeeeeeedom! Except there might be some rules. What you can use to hang pictures on the walls. Or the very limited ways that you can arrange your space: do the beds have to stay bunked? Can they fit in the room in any other way? So, read your rule books, talk to you RA, and try some furniture moving first, and then read this f
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Elizabeth Crimson Sectional Sofa

Featured Friday: Elizabeth Crimson 2 Piece Sectional Sofa

We’re still in back to school mode here at American Freight Furniture, and thinking about how to best furnish a college apartment. We’re all about the small pieces that are functional and stylish, but don’t take up too much precious floor space. The beautiful Elizabeth Crimson 2 Piece Sectional Sofa checks all of those boxes. It’s a compact sectional, perfect for entertaining or lounging by yourself. (Function, check
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Featured Friday: Margo Futon

Back to school, back to school…or going away to school for the first time. In this case, living furnishings are need. Even if the living space is a dorm room, where will all the new friends sit? On your bed?! No way. Provide extra seating for when your dorm room is the place to be! Are you moving into an apartment? You may have more space but guests can’t be expected to sit on the floor! Provide a futon. In fact, pro
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Mastering Dorm Room Decor

School is back in session! (It came quickly didn’t it?) Going away to college can be both super exciting and a little scary but having a little space to call home can make all the difference. Whether it be a dorm room, an apartment, or rental house, some personality and fun can go a long way. Unfortunately, there are some issues that make decorating a dorm room slightly more challenging than the bedroom at home: rest
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Back to School Furniture Essentials

When you’re heading off to college, most people have checklists for the little things: corkboards, photo frames, shower bags, and other living essentials. However, there are also some furniture pieces you may want to add to your checklist. No matter how small your dorm room is, there are some furniture essentials you’ll want to keep in mind. Proper Lighting. Lighting is very important because when youR
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Dorm Room Decor Tips for Back to School

It’s that time of year when kids are heading back to school and moving off to college. For many students, the first year in their dorm room is also their first year away from home in their own space that they can decorate however they choose! However, a dorm room can be limiting because, much like many apartments, there are specific rules for what can and cannot be done in terms of decoration. While many dorms
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Back To School Tips: Moving into a Dorm

Back to school time is already here – where did the summer go? College kids are packing up and getting ready to head off to the dorms, and if it is their first year it can be a very overwhelming process. What do you bring with? What do you keep at home? Does your roommate have things you are missing? How will everything fit in such a small space? There will always be some surprises, but with these simple back t
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Back to School

New Back to School Hours For American Freight Tallahassee

We understand how difficult it is making sure everything is ready in time for the kids to leave home and head to college. American Freight Tallahassee is now having special back to school hours to work around your busy schedule.  Instead of opening at 12 p.m Monday through Thursday, we will be opening at 10:00 a.m. Want more good news? American Freight Furniture and Mattress will help ease your burdens by having your
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