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How to Stay Cool in Your Apartment on Hot Days

The warm weather is here and everyone wants to stay cool in their apartments. Check out our money saving tips to stay cool this summer at your apartment home.

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Space Saving Tricks for Your Apartment Home

Saving money and saving space go hand in hand when making your rental dollars stretch!  There are clever ways that you can make your apartment comfortable and use your space to it's fullest potential.   Check out these simple ideas that will help with Space Saving Tricks for Apartment Living.

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Tips to Theft Proof Your Apartment

Apartment living is great.  The property owner does all your maintenance, the grounds are well kept up for you and all you have to do is sit back and enjoy yourself.  There is one duty that only you can do for yourself.  That is being careful and vigilant to help protect yourself against theft.

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Three Ways to Insulate Your Apartment Windows For Winter

In New England we all know that cold winter weather is inevitable.  When you want to try to save money on heating costs the first place you should look is at your apartment windows.  The better prepared you are for winter, the warmer and cozier you will be when the temperature drops. Here are some ways that you can insulate your windows against the cold winter air, and keep your apartment nice and toasty. 

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5 Tips for Entertaining in your Apartment

Just because you live in an apartment doesn’t mean you can’t have a dinner party.  Pick a good night and have your friends over for a dinner party.  Having friends over to your apartment is fun and eventful.   Here are our top 5 tips for making your party go smoothly.

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Your First Apartment Kitchen:  The 5 Tools You Must Have

When you are just starting out, having the right tools and equipment are essential.  As you gain experience cooking and enjoying your kitchen you will learn what tools work best for you.   There are some experts who believe that there are 5 essentials that you just can’t be without.  Do your research to look for good prices on these items.  We would recommend that you look for a high-quality product at the best price you can afford for these items.  You will be happy with the performance of the items if they are of good quality.

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