Renter’s Advice and Resources

Renter’s Advice and Resources

Everything You Need to Know About Fixing Cracked Windows in Rental Units

Bonface Landi

 · Oct 19, 2021

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Windows keep your home’s interior temperature comfortable and help regulate the amount of natural light that passes into it.

Living in a space where sunshine bathes the walls every day is ideal but not likely. Most homes and apartments have at least one room that receives minimal natural light or, in some cases, none at all. !–more–>But before you slam the door and declare the space a walk-in closet, try out a few of […]

Cassie Damewood

 · Jan 30, 2020

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The kitchen in your home is organized and shiny, your bathroom decor gets rave reviews, and the living room beckons guests with comfort and style. But what about all those neglected corners?

Cassie Damewood

 · Jan 16, 2020

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No matter where you live, there’s always a chance of bad weather. It could be a severe thunder or snowstorm, or it could be something much bigger like a hurricane. Regardless of what kind of bad weather it is, there are a few basic steps you can take to prepare your apartment for it.

Cole Nemeth

 · Oct 3, 2017

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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

Staff Writer

 · Sep 15, 2016

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One of the harsh realities of living in an apartment is that it can be difficult to heat during the winter. Apartments are built to be efficient, but you might find that the one you’re living in is not heat efficient. Here are some strategies for keeping your apartment warm during the winter, without breaking […]

Daphne Mallory

 · Aug 26, 2009

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When you want to makeover your bedroom, but you don’t have any bedroom makeover ideas, and to top it off, you’re on a budget, don’t get frustrated! Decorating for small spaces, especially your bedroom, does not have to mean giving up on style or cashing in your savings. There are many bedroom decorating ideas that will allow you […]

Emily Gojko

 · Aug 13, 2009

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Dining room decorating from scratch can be challenging. Dining room furniture can be expensive, and it is easy to go over budget. However, follow these guidelines, and you will have a picture perfect dining room for under $500. 1 – A Dining Room Table Doesn’t Have to be a Dining Room Table If you have […]

Emily Gojko

 · Aug 7, 2009

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Changing the look of the windows in your apartment can totally change the look of any room. Window treatments are one of those all-too-often forgotten style components, and they are so important. Finding great window treatments can really put the finishing touch on your decorating. Plus, there are so many different styles of window treatments […]

Emily Gojko

 · Aug 4, 2009

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When your search for an apartment, it’s easy to be swayed by the obvious things we all look for during an apartment hunt–cheap rent, big bedrooms, a great view and, if you live in a real concrete jungle, a roof deck. Finding an apartment with any one of these great features might tempt you to sign the lease as quickly as you can, before it gets snapped up by someone else. But before you sign anything, there are some things you should think about first. Here are five important apartment hunting tips that can help you make sure some trivial issues don’t turn into big problems.

Oh My Apartment

 · Jan 7, 2008

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