Renter’s Advice and Resources

Renter’s Advice and Resources

Small Kitchen? Wall Storage Solutions

Staff Writer

 · Oct 7, 2009

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Finding enough storage in a small kitchen can be a huge challenge. There are more storage solutions (than just cabinet organizing) if you look to the walls of your kitchen, and all that blank space can be the answer to your kitchen storage problems!  There are many ways to utilize a wall for storage, and […]

No matter where you live, there’s usually some degree of clutter that needs tending. Decorative storage boxes not only help to hide clutter, but can add a touch of flair to your living space. Select containers, bins and boxes in different colors and textures to spice up your decor. Here are a few attractive ways […]

Staff Writer

 · Oct 6, 2009

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Storage facilities provide several benefits when moving into a smaller place. Instead of trying to fit everything into an apartment that doesn’t have enough space for your things, you can use a self storage facility. If you need to downsize, consider using a storage facility for the following reasons: You can Buy Extra Time You […]

Staff Writer

 · Sep 29, 2009

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An additional bedroom is ideally suited for creating a home office, when running a business from your apartment. By paying attention to form and function, a bedroom can be transformed into an attractive base for your business. Planning As part of the process of starting a business from your apartment, investigate local laws and apartment rules affecting […]

Lisa Bernstein

 · Sep 29, 2009

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When you are moving out of your home, you really need to be organized. Some like the ease of electronic devices, like Blackberrys or PDAs, for organizing information reminders. While others prefer good old paper lists conveniently hung on their refrigerators. Decide What Type of List Works Best for You To create a moving checklist, […]

Staff Writer

 · Sep 29, 2009

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Closet organization is critical when living in a small space, apartment, or really anywhere with limited closet space. Here are some easy closet organization strategies to help maximize your minimum closet space. 1 – The Over-the-Door Hanging Shoe Rack Cheap, easy, and completely worthwhile is a hanging show rack. Usually made of plastic or vinyl, […]

Emily Gojko

 · Sep 26, 2009

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When you live in a small space with limited storage (like an apartment), clutter tends to accumulate quickly, especially in closet spaces. Solving the problem of how to declutter your closets is simple: you need to tackle the problem step by step. Step 1: Take Everything Out Go around to each closet and empty its […]

Rachael Weiner

 · Sep 15, 2009

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When moving into a smaller apartment, it’s easy to find yourself making a few common mistakes. These mistakes can prove to be a hassle, especially when you’re just settling into a new place. To prevent moving anguish, follow these tips before you move. Planning Ahead: Taking Measurements If you can visit your new home before […]

Staff Writer

 · Sep 13, 2009

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If you’re wondering how to get rid of clutter in your apartment, there’s really only one solution: you need to clean your place and organize. Follow this simple process and your apartment will become much more livable and comfortable. Reducing clutter will even make the place look bigger. Step 1: Take Inventory Room-By-Room Removing clutter […]

Rachael Weiner

 · Sep 11, 2009

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A self storage facility is an investment that depends on one thing: How much needs to be stored. When an individual needs a little extra space, then storage facilities are a necessary and very useful option. Being able to easily load or unload your belongings into a secured environment, many times climate controlled, and not clutter up your garage any […]

Staff Writer

 · Sep 8, 2009

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