Lowe's promotes dorm-room ideas

The Mooresville, N.C.-based home center giant is promoting its back-to-campus merchandise as the summer draws to a close.

Some of the items that appeared in the company's home-and-dorm organization "cheat sheet" press release are:

• An allen + roth 10-ft. solid wood closet organizer;
• Under-the-bed storage units with dual flip-top lids;
• Rubbermaid shoe cubbies;
• Over-the-door storage bags;
• A cord organizer starter kid;
• Surge protectors;
• IdeaPaint, for turning walls, doors or other surfaces into a dry erase surface;
• Valspar Chalkboard Specialty Enamel and Interior Flat Magnetic Primer; and
• The back-to-college favorites: compact fridge and compact microwave.