Renter’s Advice and Resources

Renter’s Advice and Resources

Busy Apartment Dweller: 4 Advantages of a Meal Delivery Service

Staff Writer

 · Jan 12, 2011

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A meal delivery service is one alternative to eating out all the time, which can drain your expenses and lead to weight gain. While the ideal situation is to cook your own meals, that may not be possible if you’re a busy apartment dweller. Rather than sacrifice your health, consider finding a service that can […]

When you’re looking for a new place to live, you’ll find yourself going on one apartment tour after the next. Apartment tours often times aren’t all they’re cracked up to be, and it’s easy to leave feeling like you didn’t get a good enough feel for the place. To make the most our of an […]

Staff Writer

 · Jan 10, 2011

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When you’re living in a bachelor pad, the assumption is that you don’t know how to cook and that you’re eating out most of the time. If you’ve fallen into that trap, it’s time to get out of it. Why not take a big step and invite a guest or two over for a meal […]

Staff Writer

 · Jan 10, 2011

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Buffing hardwood flooring in your apartment will make your apartment look much newer and cleaner. At the same time, remember that you’re liable for any damage you may make to the flooring if you use the incorrect materials to clean and they warp or stain the floor. 1. Vacuum the Floor First Buffing hardwood flooring […]

Staff Writer

 · Jan 7, 2011

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Vacuum cleaners range in prices from affordable to very expensive. Buying a more expensive one doesn’t guarantee that you’ll get the best one for your apartment. The right vacuum cleaner for you depends on your needs as well as storage considerations. Here’s a guide on vacuum cleaners to help you make a decision: To Bag […]

Staff Writer

 · Jan 7, 2011

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The expensive and headache of moving large furniture is often not worth it. You should try to get rid of it, by selling it or giving it away before you have to move. You may be able to haul it to the landfill, but that should be your last resort if you don’t have any […]

Staff Writer

 · Jan 7, 2011

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Whether you own or rent a home, you’ll still be dealing with the question of how to do your laundry, and one question is whether to install a clothes line in or around your dwelling. Lots of housing units come with a clothes hanging area, but some don’t, and sometimes it’s a good idea to […]

Staff Writer

 · Jan 6, 2011

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While the welcome mat is a staple of houses all over the country, apartment users sometimes neglect to see the advantages of using a shoe mat in their apartment home. However, the shoe mat may actually be more useful in an apartment than in any other kind of home. Here are some of the main […]

Staff Writer

 · Jan 5, 2011

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You may need help here and there to clean your apartment. Some renters choose to hire help on a regular basis, but it’s not the best choice if you’re living on a tight budget. Here are some scenarios in which getting additional help may be appropriate: When You’re Moving Out Moving out of an apartment […]

Staff Writer

 · Jan 4, 2011

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Hosting a baby shower in your apartment can be an exciting event. If you want to host one, you should consider having some games for everyone to play. Here are some suggestions for games that are popular at apartment baby showers. 1. Unscramble the Name For some, this is a very challenging game for a […]

Staff Writer

 · Jan 4, 2011

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