How to Build a Wedding Registry Fit for Apartment Living

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Creating a wish-list of all the items you and your significant other want can be one of the most exciting parts of wedding planning. However, creating a registry can be a little more difficult if you live in a small apartment. You have your eye on that shiny new mixer, but where will you put […]

5 Easiest Ways to Deal With Wrinkles in Your Clothing

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For people who live in a cozy apartment, ironing clothes can feel extremely difficult, or even impossible. Putting out your ironing board and running it over all the clothes that need to be pressed is labor-intensive and takes a lot of time, not to mention a lot of space, with how large ironing boards are. The […]

Best Movies of 2019

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Pop some popcorn, grab a blanket, and snuggle up to these fabulous films of yesteryear. Click this link for the best movies of 2019. Stop by The Addison on Long Bayou for a tour!

25 Perfect Make Ahead Breakfast Recipes

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Meal prepping is often a great way to save money. Here are some easy tips to get started! 25 Perfect Make Ahead Breakfast Recipes Stop by The Addison on Long Bayou for a tour!

3 Things to Know About Apartment Maintenance Request

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The best way to ask apartment management to make a repair. An apartment maintenance request is a formal method of informing apartment management of an issue in your apartment and asking them to repair it. Maintenance requests help both you and management keep track of what repairs need to be made and ensure that they’re […]

Small Hacks to Dress Up Your Room

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As winter drags on, you might be spending more and more time in your apartment. If you’ve been looking around and wondering … how can I make this look better? We have a few tricks to dress up your room without spending a ton of cash. Explore other rooms. You never know what you might […]

3 Things to Know About Apartment Lease Terms

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If you’re going to sign it, you should read it thoroughly first. Apartment lease terms are the mandates, rules and provisions set out in the lease. Apartment lease terms can vary greatly and are usually far-reaching. Lease agreement terms are accepted by both parties in a rental agreement for a pre-determined length of time and […]

6 Must-Haves For Your New Apartment Tips

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You did it! Finally, after months of searching and planning and filling out acres of paperwork, you finally have your own place. Now comes the fun part – figuring out what you need. Don’t wait until you’re in your apartment to realize you don’t own a spatula (or a frying pan, for that matter). Here […]

Window Treatment Options for Your Rental

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So you’ve found your perfect new place and you’re ready to move in. You’ve got all of your furnishings and color schemes picked out, you get along with your roommate and you got a great price on an apartment in the perfect location. Once you’ve moved everything in you, you realize that the previous tenants […]

Move Out Cleaning– DIY or Hire It Out?

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When you vacate a rental, it is usually expected to be clean. Each property manager or rental agency has its own requirements, and if you don’t meet them, you can be subject to fines or security deposit deductions. With all the hard work and hassle that come with vacating a unit and moving, sometimes the […]