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26 Cheap And Easy Ways To Have The Best Dorm Room Ever

Cinderblock walls, fluorescent lights, and plastic mattresses be damned.

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2. Line your bookshelves with washi tape.

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Washi tape (colored paper tape) is your new best friend when it comes to dorm decorating. Like painter's tape, it removes without residue, meaning it's perfect for temporarily decorating lackluster dorm furniture.

Learn how to line your shelves with it here.

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17. Transform a boring folding chair and use it as additional seating.

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Sometimes you just don't feel like having everyone pile onto your bed. Offer up an extra seat with easily storable folding chairs.

Learn how to make them over here.

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