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Add Some Personality to Your Apartment Decor

Whether you’re renting an apartment as a short-term housing solution or as a long-term residence, you want the décor to reflect your personality. In some rental situations, there are restrictions on what you can do to the interior space. If that’s a situation you find yourself in, consider it an opportunity to release your creativity, or discover the creative part of yourself that you didn’t know existed, and collect décor that creates a visual depiction of your personality.
Include your favorite color
Professional decorators often recommend that you paint one wall, called an accent wall, in a color that differs from the […]

By |February 14th, 2017|Decorating and Design|0 Comments

4 Space Illusion Tips to Make Your Apartment Look Bigger

Whether you’re living in a small apartment because it’s a better fit for your budget, due to the location or because you’re on board with the small home living trend, you don’t want your apartment to feel or look cramped. There are many decorating tips you can implement to increase the visual spaciousness of your apartment.
Furniture Selection
People tend to think that a small apartment requires small pieces of furniture. To make rooms appear more spacious, it’s best to include a few average size pieces of functional furniture than lots of small accent pieces. Tables with an open base work well […]

By |February 7th, 2017|Decorating and Design|0 Comments

How to Maximize Your Space in Every Room

When you live in an apartment, space is often scarce. You have to make the most of every square inch. This forces you to look around and find new ways to maximize space. When you start to get creative about it, you’ll find that you actually have a lot more space than you thought. Here are some tips to help you get the most out of your apartment space.
Install curtains or room dividers
Putting up curtains or room dividers helps define space when multiple people share an apartment. You can put curtains around your bed or work area to give yourself […]

By |January 26th, 2017|Apartment Life|0 Comments

5 Things to Never Put Down Your Sink

While your local plumber can easily clear out a clogged drain, that is one maintenance issue that no apartment dweller should have to constantly deal with. This is especially true for those who live in complexes that are more than a few decades old and may not have the best pipes and plumbing around town. Clogs will bring your daily habits to a grinding halt and eventually damage your pipes. Here is a look at five products that you and your household should never rinse down the sink.
Prescription medication
There are two reasons why prescription medications should never go down your […]

By |December 20th, 2016|Apartment Life|0 Comments