WD-40 or Water Displacement #40 was created in 1953 and used for missile parts. Today, WD-40 can be found in most homes (or garages) and the number of uses for this product stretch far beyond what you’re currently using it for. Read More→
Preparing for a move is stressful enough let alone having to worry about what might go wrong on moving day. A sick child, a no-show moving company, personal injury, or inclement weather might certainly create an unpleasant day for everyone involved. Thankfully there are apps like the MamaBear that keep parents informed on tips, tricks and advice on living with kids. Also, apps like the WeatherChannel can assist in making plans by Mother Nature’s clock. Read More→
Waking up can be tough. Your alarm clock goes off and startles you as you wake for the day. Whether it is the radio, your phone, a traditional alarm or something else it is abrupt and abrasive and can start the morning in pretty tough shape. Maybe you hit snooze and go through it again, or maybe you get up and head straight for the coffee for your morning dose of caffeine. Regardless of the routine it makes waking up a lot harder. Especially on Monday after a nice weekend of waking to the sun or the smell of breakfast. Read More→
New apartments do not have a new apartment smell, they have a sterile generic look feel and smell. It is important to Personalize your new space when you move it. Personalization really makes a house have that “home” feeling. Colors that match your personality can really warm the place up and make it more comfortable. Read More→
You want to be independent and move out. Can you afford it? Before moving out on your own, be sure you know and can afford all the expenses.
Some expenses can catch a renter by surprise such as: deposits, insurance, utilities, furnishings, laundry and even entertainment. If not planned for, these hurdles can add up quickly and add stress to your life. It can, in some cases, cause significant changes to your independent lifestyle.
Have you been thinking about how nice it would be to own your home? Have you even considered the potential NIGHTMARES that could come with it?! Purchasing a home can be a stressful situation for anyone, especially if you haven’t done your research before meeting with an agent to find your potential home. Read More→
Spring is a great time to catch up on everything that was neglected or difficult during the winter months. As the snow melts and your cabin fever reaches its limit you can finally start preparing for summer. Here are a few things that you can do each spring to keep your home a little more comfortable. Read More→
Living with roommates isn’t always the easiest. Differences in schedule, lifestyle, social life or personality can strain relationships and housing arrangements.
Moving every time you get in a disagreement or have an issue isn’t an option and the best way to resolve the issues is usually through compromise. Here are a few ways of making living with others easier. Read More→
Finding a new apartment can be intimidating. There are a lot of things to consider and so many options out there it can be hard to narrow down your search. But, when looking for a new apartment keep these 5 things in mind and the task becomes a bit easier. Read More→