A common misconception is that you must own your own home to live an eco-friendly lifestyle. This is not correct. There are plenty of ways to go green and make your apartment a more environmentally friendly space. Perhaps you’re already an avid recycler – and that’s a great start! But we’ve compiled a few more
Looking for a break from everyday life this summer but can’t afford a plane ticket or a fancy hotel? Don’t fret! You can get the experience of a memorable vacation at home – commonly referred to as a “staycation.” Staycations are all about relaxing and changing things up just enough to make it feel like
It isn’t hard to make your apartment feel welcoming to guests. All it takes is a little extra planning and close attention to the details. Try stepping into your guests’ shoes and asking yourself “what sort of finishing touches would make me feel welcome?” Here are some thought starters for consideration.
Create a Welcoming Entrance Area
We all know about spring cleaning, but what about winter cleaning? It may not have the same ring to it, but it’s just as important to keep your space organized and decluttered during the colder months. If you are looking to start the new year off by giving your apartment a fresh new look while
Let’s face it, we’re living in an era of convenience. No matter your age or stage in life, apartment dwelling these days is all about striking the perfect balance between work and home life. We are seeing more and more people migrate towards a convenient urban lifestyle – one that offers less commute time and
Everyone knows first impressions are everything. When people walk into your home for the first time, the best way for you to make an impression is with your entryway.
Maximizing the space you have available can be tricky because most entryways don’t have much space to begin with, especially in apartments. Take a look at these
Getting tired of your décor? Maybe it’s time to consider giving your apartment a fresh, updated look. Earlier this year, Pantone – one of the experts in color trends –announced that both Rose Quartz and Serenity are the Colors of the Year for 2016. Both of these colors have been implemented across the design industry
As the summer months come to an end, the air will get cooler, the leaves will change colors and you’ll see pumpkin spice flavoring everywhere you turn. The days will soon be shorter and you’ll spend more time indoors as you adjust to the seasonal change. Although you may be ready for all of the
For many, the kitchen is the heart of the home. It’s the place where memories are made, recipes are exchanged and families gather together for holidays and celebrations. Sprucing up your kitchen is a great way to experiment with different styles while maintaining a welcoming space for family and friends. However, remodeling and repainting can
The summer months are here, which means it’s time to give your home that seasonal makeover it’s been longing for. There are many fast and easy ways to freshen up your home decor without putting a dent in your wallet. Here are a few summer makeover tips to add that splash of summer to your