Tag Archives: Apartment Living

Get Your Damage Deposit Back

How to Get Back Your Apartment Deposit If you’re a renter, you should already be familiar with damage deposits (sometimes called “security deposit”). They are, unfortunately, a necessary evil for the property management to protect themselves from losing money. If you’re a responsible tenant, and you take the...
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5 Best Websites for Apartment Hunting

Websites for Finding an Apartment Once a tedious and stressful practice, searching for a new apartment has become less painful with the introduction of apartment hunting websites. There are a lot of different apartment search websites you can use, but we’ve compiled our top five favorites. Read More

Maximize Small Spaces with Foldable Furniture

As someone who lives in a small house, I’m often struck by how much more space I’d have if only my furniture would fold out of the way when I’m not using it. While I haven’t had the smarts to invest in such foldable gear, it’s out there in spades. If you’re planning to furnish a...
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Organize Your Small Spaces: The Best of the Web

Do you live in tight quarters and wonder how to better organize your small space to advantage? I’ve scoured the Web to bring you some of the best advice on that score. From virtual bookshelves to hidden laundry rooms, these ideas run the gamut.   The Tiny...
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Five Christmas Trees for Smaller Spaces

When I was a kid my family always had huge, lovely Christmas trees that took hours to decorate. I really enjoyed staring at those trees, but when I moved into my first apartment about 15 years ago, I quickly realized that giant Christmas trees aren’t ideal for apartment life! (more…)...
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