Apartment Lifestyle

Discover ideas for decorating, entertaining in and getting the most enjoyment out of your apartment…

Top Tips For A Great Apartment Bathroom

Bathrooms can get cluttered and really start to look messy from time to time. It is in fact one of the most trafficked rooms in your apartment, so it can be a true measure of your cleanliness.

If a guest sees a cluttered and dirty bathroom they may think the same about you. There are a number of easy ways to keep your apartment bathroom clean and clutter free that go way beyond just simply wiping everything down.

De-clutterizing everything starts with one thing: storage. Here are a few easy tips to declutter and clean your apartment bathroom.

Get Some Exercise With Your Dog

pug-smHaving a dog can be a lot of fun, but it can also be tiring. They are so full of energy all the time and that energy only increases when they are pinned up in the apartment all day.

Get some exercise while making your puppy happy!

Overstayed Welcome: How Long Is A Guest Just A Guest

Many of us have house guests staying with us at our apartments at some point during the holidays. Some of them may stay only a night and some might be crashing on our couches for weeks.

It’s often forgotten or overlooked that in many leases at most apartment communities, it states that guests who are staying in your apartment longer than a certain number of days need to be reported to the office and may actually become considered as tenants and not just guests.

How To Make Cheap And Easy Do-It-Yourself Curtains

Tired of looking at the boring, generic window shades that came standard with your apartments? Well cover them up with some really fun and inexpensive curtains.

Here’s an easy guide on setting yourself up with a cheap and easy curtain:

Where to Hang the Stockings at Your Apartment

T’was the night before Christmas and all through the house not a creature was stirring. Not even a mouse. The stockings were hung from the chimney with…..wait a minute….chimney?!??! What chimney? “I live in an apartment without a chimney. Where the heck do hang my stockings?”

How To Get Your Apartment Ready For Thanksgiving

If you are entertaining at your place for Thanksgiving this year, you seriously better get to cracking. Trust me…you don’t want to wait until the last minute to get things done because if you do…your life is going to get extremely difficult…the grocery STINKS at the last minute.

There are several steps that you can follow to insure that your Thanksgiving dinner will go off without a hitch and with the least stress as possible.

Zombie-Proofing Your New Apartment

I-dont-do-toiletsZombie-Proofing Your New Apartment – Well, it finally happened – some scientist messed with forces he didn’t understand, and now the walking dead are everywhere, on the hunt for fresh braaaaaains! Since you’ve become somewhat accustomed to your cranium by this point, you decide to fight for your right to ponder. So how do you fortify your apartment against the impending zombie horde?

Going Away For Awhile? Apartment Travel Proofing Tips

Do you have plans to travel, take vacation, or simply spend a few days or weeks away from the apartment soon? If so, we wanted to send you a list of some of the important things to remember to take care of around your apartment before and while you are away on your adventure.

How to Conserve Water at Your Apartment

Making your bill a little cheaper isn’t the only reason to watch your water usage. Many areas around the world have a limited fresh water supply and your contribution can go a very long way.

Going “Green” doesn’t just happen by recycling, wearing all natural fibers, not using chemicals, and driving a hybrid. You can also be “Green conscious” by saving on the water you use.

Decorating Your Apartment with Blue

What do you think our favorite color is? Take a look at the colors we have used to decorate this site. Any clue?

It’s not green. And it’s not red.

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