Green thumbs don’t have to disappear once you move into city life. With a little bit of space and a healthy amount of creativity, you can create a thriving apartment garden.
You might be thinking that you’d love to have a little herb garden, or some of your favourite flowers, or even just a few pots that can grow tomatoes, but you don’t have any outdoor space.
When looking for a place to live, consider your apartment and your neighborhood to be a complete package. While your apartment is certainly the place where you eat, sleep and relax, your neighborhood is, ideally, where you’ll be doing most of your living. Decide what you want to be close to before you go apartment hunting, and you’ll have a better chance of finding a place that you are happy to call home. Continue reading
You love your new apartment; it’s cute and cozy, perfect for one.
But, how do you decorate it? Many small apartments are fantastic, except for the whole lack of extra storage thing. Continue reading
The first priority of most apartment hunters is to find a home that is clean, comfortable and in a good location. While all this is important, it’s also crucial that you investigate the business that manages the building where you plan to live. If you don’t do your homework before signing your lease, you could end up spending the next year as one very unhappy renter. Continue reading
For a long time, I let the extra room in my apartment sit idle. It was my guest room, nicely outfitted for visitors who rarely showed. The rest of the time it was an empty waste of space and money.
Everything changed when I discovered I could use my supplemental space to improve my life. Continue reading