Moving to a Different Unit in the Same Building

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It’s normal to outgrow what you once loved. You might appreciate the building, apartment community, or even the neighborhood. That doesn’t mean you are exempt from needing something different that was once great for you. If you still want to live in the same apartment building, but need a different unit, congratulations, this happens to Read More »

Keep Spiders Out of Your Apartment

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There are spiders native to every state. Some of us love them, others fear them, either way, no one is welcoming them into their apartment. There are many methods to keeping spiders out of your apartment. If you find spiders in your apartment, there are strategies to trap them and keep them away for good. Read More »

Keep Robbers Away

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You need to keep your apartment secure, whether you’re away for a few minutes or a few weeks. Your entire life is held within the walls of your apartment, you need to take the right measures in order to keep it safe. Don’t allow your apartment to be a quick-lick; use these tips to keep Read More »

How to Fight Your Apartment’s Drafts

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The insulation in old buildings has worn away causing them to poorly retain heat and air conditioning. With age, the doors won’t sit on the hinges as well and the windows won’t fit just right, creating drafts. Fortunately, there are many ways to fight the inevitable drafts in older apartment buildings. Managing the Drafts You Read More »

Granite Cleaning

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Granite is gorgeous all on its own, and with the number of colors and patterns to choose from, it’s a perfect addition to any apartment. Due to its versatility and appeal, many luxury apartments equip their units with granite in their kitchens and bathrooms. Granite is an excellent way to enhance the monetary worth of Read More »

Furnishing an Apartment

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There are many things to keep in mind that will make furnishing your apartment easier. Avoid purchasing furniture that’s large and awkward as this will only eat up space in your apartment.  Likewise, keep away from furniture that doesn’t serve a purpose or better yet, keep your eyes peeled for multi-purpose furniture. Everyone wants to Read More »

Deep-Clean an Apartment Kitchen

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It is important to clean the kitchen every day, but it is necessary to exceed a standard kitchen cleaning once each week to keep your daily cleanings minimal. If you’re expecting company or if your kitchen needs a little more love than usual, this list will help you get your kitchen looking ship-shape. Budget about Read More »

Clean Your Light Fixtures

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It is important to maintain your lights and light fixtures cleanliness to have the best light in your apartment. As with everything in life, safety first. Never try to immediately clean a lightbulb or light fixture that has been on for any duration of time, always allow it to completely cool before cleaning. You will Read More »

How to Keep Your Roommates Happy

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Living in the city normally means a higher cost of living. Most people choose to split an apartment with a roommate or two to keep costs down. While it can be difficult at times, it’s usually a fun experience and better than living alone. Set yourself up for success and keep these tips in mind Read More »

Budget for Apartment Life

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Everyone needs to budget, whether you make a lot of money or a little money. A budget is the best way to make sure your money is getting spent wisely. Likewise, a budget is a great way to figure out if you have enough money to put some away in a savings account. People tend Read More »