3 Things to Avoid to Save Your Security Deposit

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Most rental agreements require a security deposit. Typically, this amount is equal to one month’s rent and is due at the time a tenant signs the lease. A security deposit is refundable and serves to protect the landlord in the event of default, damage or cleaning needed once a tenant decides to move. Unfortunately, most renters don’t consider these things …

Low Maintenance Plants Perfect For Apartments

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Does apartment life keep you from experiencing your green thumb dreams? Maybe the burden of routine upkeep is deterring you from even buying a cactus? There are so many reasons renters typically avoid being plant parents. Fortunately, there are tons of plants that are both beautiful and nearly impossible to kill. Introducing greenery into a room can brighten the space and …

3 Tips for a Safe and Healthy Move

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Global pandemics aren’t an ideal time for moving to a new apartment. Guidance from family and friends on protecting yourself can be useful, or just fill you with anxiety. Typically, you would be stressing over how many boxes you need or how expensive moving trucks are nowadays. Instead you’re probably thinking how tiny those concerns are in the face of …

6 Things to Avoid When Apartment Shopping

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Apartment shopping can be an overwhelming task. When you go in search of the perfect apartment home, you typically have a few ideas in mind; affordability, great amenities, walk-in closets, and open-concept floorplans. You may not be considering what you’re actually agreeing to. Going into a lease agreement with your Landlord is a big decision. It’s important to keep an …

4 Christmas Deals to Enhance Apartment Living

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In the spirit of giving, we often find ourselves searching for the best deals, making sure our loved ones know exactly how much we care. Even though Black Friday and Cyber Monday are behind us, Santa wouldn’t want you to forget about treating yourself too. Stay on Santa’s Nice List and check out our 4 Christmas deals to enhance apartment …

Moving Task List

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Have you ever met someone who said they just LOVE moving? We would guess that answer to be a big, fat NO and that’s not a surprise. Moving can come with a lot of stress and tons of unknowns that seem endless. How does a person remember all of those pesky details, scheduling conflicts, and other moving parts? Enter, our …

Just because it fits, doesn’t mean it should sit. 5 Trash & Recycling No-No’s You Should Stop Doing Today!

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Much like those adorable cat memes all over the internet, our minds automatically think, “If I can fit it in the dumpster, it’s acceptable.” Unfortunately, we’re wrong and may even be breaking the law. There are some items inside your apartment that can’t go inside your communities trash or recycling dumpsters. Find out which common household items can’t go in …

Host a Friendsgiving – The Perfect Stress Free Celebration

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Thanksgiving doesn’t have to be spent dodging your sister-in-law’s burnt gravy and your cousin’s political rants. It can be a festive get-together without forced conversation and even without turkey! Enter Friendsgiving. Peep more perks to celebrating Turkey Day with your closest buddies below and decide for yourself.  Relax, really. You can always be yourself around friends. That’s why Friendsgiving is …

Wisconsin Winter Moving Tips

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6 more weeks of Winter?  Why does a groundhog get to make the rules?  Looks like some of us will be moving in weather that Wisconsinites know far too well. We offered 3 steps to Declutter your apartment for Spring, last year. So, the least we can do is offer 3 tips and encouragement, that will make your move to …