Painted Mural Arches: Give Them Something to Talk About!

Move Over, Arches: This Is The Throwback Painted Mural Trend Design Nerds Will Be Talking About All Year Perhaps you’ve noticed a return to more conventional, opulent rooms in interior design, as evidenced by the abundance of homes with board-and-batten walls, grand Persian rugs, classic plaid upholstery, and crown and picture frame molding in your […]

How Much Square Footage Do Couples Need To Be Happy?

How Much Square Footage Do Couples Need To Be Happy? Moving in together is a significant and frequent life-or-death decision for couples. But how much does the size of your apartment actually affect how content you and your partner are when you live together? It appears to be a lot. Recently, 900 people were polled […]

5 Things Everyone Should Clean in January

5 Things Everyone Should Clean in January Everyone, happy January and welcome to the peak of the cold and flu season! The gloomy January days are the ideal time to clean your house because Covid is still around, and other infections have crept in. You may then start the new year clean and new. After […]

How Often Should a Landlord Make Repairs?

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How Often Should a Landlord Make Repairs? A major advantage of renting a property is that you don’t have to worry about making and paying for repairs that arise from daily wear and tear. While not every component of your rental home will be replaced during your stay, you can expect your landlord to make […]

6 Tips for Surviving a Stay with Family

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6 Tips for Surviving a Stay with Family Are you spending the holidays at someone else’s home this year? If so, you may be dreading sleeping on a lumpy pull-out bed or the countless hours of small talk with the in-laws. But staying at a family member or friend’s house doesn’t have to be that […]

8 Things You Should Avoid as a First-Time Renter

When Can You Evict Your Own Roommate? 1. Not Checking Your Credit Score With a low supply of available rentals, landlords and property managers are stricter than ever on applicant creditworthiness. According to real estate professional, Denise Supplee, “Since there are more and more applicants to choose from, the one with a strong job, good […]

When Can You Evict Your Own Roommate?

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When Can You Evict Your Own Roommate? Sometimes rent costs too much for one person, and other times you don’t want to live on your own quite yet. No matter the reason for choosing to live with a roommate, sometimes they become too hard to handle. So what do you do when your roommate won’t […]

Pros and Cons of Renting a Studio Apartment

One-Story Homes vs. Two-Story Homes What is a studio apartment? Studio apartments, also known as studio flats, contain a bedroom, living room, and kitchen all in one open space. There are no barrier walls in a studio apartment, requiring you to live, dine, and sleep in the same room. Depending on the size and layout […]

Preventing Holiday Mishaps to Your Home

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Preventing Holiday Mishaps to Your Home Stuff happens to your home, especially during the holiday season when temperatures drop, packages are delivered, and decorations are hung with glee. While all the festivities of the holiday season are enjoyable, the potential hazards that come with them are not. According to a survey conducted by SimpliSafe, fires, […]

Your Guide to Renters Insurance

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Your Guide to Renters Insurance Homeowners insurance is required by mortgage companies and allows homeowners to have protection over their property and belongings in the event the home becomes damaged. But what about people who rent a property? Shouldn’t they have protection for their belongings and protection against liability for property damage? That is where […]