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8 Ways to Make Your Apartment Feel Festive This Holiday

The holiday season is here with us, and the days are typically shorter and the weather colder. It means Christmas is weeks away, so it’s time to start thinking about adding some decorations to your apartment for the holidays.

The best part about the holidays is the cheery spirit and the chance to spend time with loved ones. Although living in an apartment can be space-restricting, it doesn’t mean you can’t decorate it.

Small space living means every inch counts, especially during the holiday season when faced with numerous guests and the desire to impress them with holiday decors. You just need the right decorating ideas to make your apartment feel festive.

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6 Tips for Holiday Entertaining in an Apartment

The holidays are usually time for friends, family, and gatherings. The challenge comes when you want to host a party, but are concerned about your apartment space. If you’re contemplating hosting a holiday party, but are uncertain about the logistics, there’s a way to go about it.

Regardless of your apartment size, you can entertain friends and family this upcoming holiday season with these tips.

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7 DIY Storage Hacks for Apartment Life

Residing in a small space has its share of advantages. After all, it’s easy to clean and maintain. However, the restricted space also implies few options when it comes to storage.

If you live in an apartment, you’re probably aware that every square foot counts. Nonetheless, determining functional hacks that align with the aesthetics of your living space needs some creativity. Here’s a look at storage hacks for your apartment space.

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Sell it or Store it: 9 Tips for Sorting Your Things Before a Move

One way of ensuring a stress-free move is decluttering your home. Decluttering also serves as a great way of honoring the memories you made in your old place before beginning a new chapter. You might not think that your home is cluttered, but chances are you have some things you could do without.

If you’re the kind of person who has a hard time eliminating unnecessary things, it can be a stressful period as you attempt to sort through everything yourself.

Everyone is guilty of having more than what they need, but that becomes problematic when the time comes to relocate elsewhere. Here’s how to sort things before your move.

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apartment herb garden

How to Start an Apartment-Friendly Herb Garden

Growing herbs is an excellent way of adding beauty to a balcony and incorporating new flavors and spices into cooking. It should be possible to grow some plants even if you reside in a small apartment.

Besides typical houseplants, certain fruits, herbs, and vegetables can flourish in an apartment garden. Just note that some plants are hardier than others and all plants have particular growing needs you should meet. Here are some tips to consider if you’re looking to begin an herb garden in your living space.

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5 Small Décor Changes That Make a Big Difference in Any Room

Have you wanted to give your home or apartment some makeover on several occasions, but lack the time or budget? Renovating a home can be time-consuming and costly, but with some minor décor changes, you could make a huge impact on the overall appearance while giving your home a new lease of life.

When it comes to adding a new look and feel to your home, many people presume that they must embark on a massive and costly redecoration process. This isn’t the case. At times, it’s the minor, affordable changes that could make all the difference. Here’s a list of changes you want to try out.

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5 Signs You’re Ready for a Bigger Apartment

After moving into a new apartment, the last thing you might want to consider is moving. However, as life changes, some signs might prompt the need for more room. Regardless of how much you love your apartment, a time comes when you have to consider a larger and better living space.

If you’re dreaming of a bigger apartment, but are still undecided whether to take that step, watch out for these signs. They’ll inform you it’s time to move.

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5 Ways to Make Daylighting Work for Your Houston Apartment

Good lighting is crucial to producing an inviting space, and there’s no better light than sunlight. However, it can be a major challenge if your Houston apartment doesn’t have natural light.

Whether your apartment lacks numerous windows, or you have an obstructed view from buildings and trees, exploiting natural light can imply reworking your décor.

There’s no need to live in a dark apartment that feels cramped.  If you want to make your apartment seem spacious, these tips will help brighten your living space.

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5 Pets That Make Great Apartment Companions

Apartment living can at times dissuade people from pet ownership because pet keeping in an apartment can be difficult. After all, numerous apartments have regulations and rules, which bar you from maintaining specific pets.

Therefore, pet ownership might seem like a dream. Nevertheless, numerous pets can do well in small spaces as long as you meet their physical, behavioral, and environmental needs. You don’t need to wait until you own your home to get a cat, dog, or other companions.

Although it might take some research, locating an apartment-friendly pet and discovering how best to reside with them can turn your dream into a reality. Here’s a list of apartment pets to consider.

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6 Lifehacks to Creating More Counter Space

You might find yourself with insufficient counter space despite clearing clutter and storing everything in drawers and cupboards. Counter space is indispensable in all kitchens and having insufficient space can be very frustrating. Fortunately, these counter space lifehacks can help you gain more space without spending a lot of money or installing new counters.

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