College Spaces: Back to School Edition

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Designing Spaces goes to back to school with your college-bound child. Whether you’re boxing up belongings or packing up to come home, U-Haul has easy and efficient options to get everything where it needs to be. Need to organize once you’re on campus? Trinity International Industries, an eco-friendly storage and organization company, has all the products you need to make life easier and less cluttered! Debi Marie meets up with Jane Chang Bright, Ambassador with Trinity, to learn how to keep the dorm room ship shape with everything in its place. Dorm room kitchens are tiny, so what are your

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Moving from the College Dorm into an Apartment

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College students outgrowing their tiny dorm rooms and mini appliances will need to upgrade their appliances as they move into a new apartment. Magic Chef has the perfect solutions for this transition and growing needs. We stop by and visit with Mike Cartozzo from Home Depot once again as he shows us the best options – from microwaves to refrigerators.

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Kids Spaces Special

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When summer and vacations come to an end, it’s back-to-school time. For many people it’s also renovation time! Designing Spaces is here to provide solutions for improvement conundrums. This young teenager, Charlie’s room has seen better days: the flooring needed some serious help as did his furniture! With the guidance from Mom & the experts, we were able to give him a great bedroom makeover. Charlie is getting older and needs a more mature room – one that he can enjoy as “his space”. We get help from Tracy Daves from Shaw flooring with tips and the best flooring for

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Designing Spaces Goes Back to College

Designing Spaces Goes Back to College

In this episode of Designing Spaces: Back to College, we take a look at ways to keep expenses lower for students in college.  College is expensive, and many students will struggle to keep some necessary things within the family budget. First, we go to Cort Furniture Rental with Katherine and discover the benefits of renting versus buying.  Cort offers the convenience of online shopping and delivery and pickup.  Then, we talk to Susie Taylor and find a solution for one dad who is trying to manage his daughter’s wireless spending.  Net10 is their answer.  Also, we discover how something as

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Managing Your Student’s Wireless Bills

Managing Your Student's Wireless Bills

Susie Taylor is here to explain how Net10 Wireless can help you manage your college student’s wireless bills.  With nationwide coverage, Net10 offers a low-cost option for people looking for all the services of the big-4 wireless carriers, without the big price.  You can can your current phone, and your number.  We help one dad find the solution he is looking for to solve his daughter’s cell phone needs.

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Furnishings For Your College Apartment or Dorm

Furnishings For Your College Apartment or Dorm

Katherine is renting her first off-campus apartment and goes to Cort Furniture Rental to find just the right furnishings to match her style.  Allison Ballard walks Katherine through through the process of finding affordable and stylish furnishings and home decor.  Allison shows Katherine how can she can view all of the products online and make her choices, or come into a Cort showroom for personal assistance in picking exactly what she wants.  Cort surprised Katherine with how helpful they were, and how easily she was able to pick what she wanted and have it all delivered and set up for

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Organizing A College Dorm Room

Organizing A College Dorm Room

Designing Spaces’ Debi Marie meets up with Jane Chang Bright, Ambassador with Trinity International Industries, an Eco-friendly storage and organization company with products that make life easier and less cluttered! In this segment, Jane shows Debi how college students can organize the cramped spaces of a college dorm room. From clothes, to books, to school supplies, Jane has suggestions that are efficient, cost effective, and even Eco-friendly! College students rejoice—the space will be yours!

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Expanding Your Cell Phone’s Photo Capabilities With Sony DSC-QX10

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The Sony DSC-QX10 Photo Capabilities Me Ra Koh, Sony Artisan of Imagery, introduces mom Crystal to the Sony DSC-QX10 lens for her iPhone camera. Crystal has been looking for a way to get better pictures of her daughter Ariel, and the QX10 functions as a zoom lens and sensor combo that clips right onto your smartphone. Now, you can get 10 times closer to the action with your phone, and still share the pictures instantly on-line, thanks to the versatile QX10. Crystal can even shoot HD video with low grain even in low light. Think of it as a lens and

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How to Mix Kids and Cell Phones With TracFone

How to Mix Kids and Cell Phones

Cell Phone Safety For Kids With TracFone Karen is a mom with two children, a nine and eleven year old, and knows the value of keeping in touch with them using a cell phone. However, she does have worries; their safety and the cost of phones and service plans. Designing Spaces brings in family technology advisor and Mom, Susie Taylor, to show Karen how TracFone has a phone for every member of the family, and quality no-contract pay-as-you-go plans to keep costs down. Susie also has some “phone behavior” pointers for parents to use when giving a cell phone or android

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Exploring Options in Ceramic Braces Technology

Exploring the Options in Braces Technology

 Options in Ceramic Braces Technology Ann Bruck RDH, Global Professional Services Manager, 3M Unitek, talks about the advances in orthodontic braces technology that has changed the whole experience. The metal-mouth days with bulky headgear are over. With Clarity™ ADVANCED Ceramic Braces you have a small, comfortable and more aesthetic braces. They are unnoticeable, blending in with the color of your teeth, smooth and do not discolor. Also, new technology has made applying braces quicker and better for the teeth, and treatment times can be shorter than in the past. Kid Spaces visits Alvetro Orthodontics, where quality orthodontic care is provided

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