Articles by: Staff Writer

Staff Writer

Bedrooms need a refresh every few years, and a great way to achieve that is with paint. Rooms are typically brightened up with white or neutral colors, but what if you want something bolder? Should you go so far as to…paint your bedroom black?! While the thought makes some people nervous, black has been making […]

Staff Writer

 · Nov 15, 2022

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Using credit cards can be a controversial topic depending on who you ask, but there’s no denying their ability to provide both convenience and opportunities for financial rewards.

Staff Writer

 · Nov 17, 2020

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Quarantining isn’t easy, especially if you have roommates. You might have already discovered some of the challenges of the situation over the last several months — for instance, how to agree on

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 · Nov 12, 2020

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Gathering friends and family at your place for a Monday night football game can be one of the most enjoyable forms of apartment entertaining. You needn’t go overboard with planning the event, but if you hope for a pleasant evening watching the game, you can plan ahead with the following:

Staff Writer

 · Sep 29, 2016

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So, you’re living on a shoestring budget? We can relate! Oh, and you’re in a tiny one-bedroom apartment with limited space?

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 · Sep 22, 2016

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Did your water heater just break? Having bad luck lately? Not enough room in your apartment? Your apartment may be suffering from bad feng shui.

Feng what? Feng shui

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 · Sep 15, 2016

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A cat urine stain on the upholstery is an unpleasant matter, especially in an apartment where space is limited and you’re more likely to smell the stain. Simply draping a blanket over the stain once it’s dried won’t take care of it. The smell will linger, and your cat will be compelled to continue marking […]

Staff Writer

 · Aug 22, 2016

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College roommates naturally spend most of their time together, and because of that, it is important that clear boundaries are set and maintained. Without rules, the chances for stepping on each other’s toes are rather significant. As you approach the move-in date, consider getting together to set some ground rules to ensure that both of you feel […]

Staff Writer

 · Aug 18, 2016

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So you’ve planned your move and reserved a moving truck, but you’re not sure where to start with your packing. Maybe you’re a packrat and are dreading sorting through all your possessions, or maybe you’re inclined to throw things out with wild abandon and figure that you’ll just toss everything and have very little to pack. Whatever your situation may be, you’ll need to create a thorough inventory and do some careful packing in order to have a super-successful move.

Staff Writer

 · Aug 18, 2016

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