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It can be frustrating when you have little control over how your apartment is decorated. You can't paint the walls, you can't change any fixtures and you might not even change the curtains.

However, there's one thing you do have control over: The art you hang on your walls. The problem, then, is about how to find art or pictures that are truly unique. After all, who wants the same old pictures of Audrey Hepburn or Pinterest crayon art?

A spatter paint canvas is a great way to create something that is unique and stylish — something that can never be replicated, even by you! Here's how you can make unique artwork for your apartment in no time.

DIY Security Tips can prvent burglars

While your landlord will make sure there is a certain level of security, there are some DIY security tips steps you can use to protect your valuables and personal items and make sure your apartment is as safe as possible. If you’re concerned about shelling out hundreds of dollars to keep your apartment safe, rest assured: these are simple, inexpensive ways to protect yourself and your home.

One of the biggest challenges for most renters is storage – What do you do with all your stuff if you have limited space?  Make your storage workfor you. Use a folding screen – specifically one that you can personalize…

8 Quick and Easy Closet Upgrades

Is your closet a wasteland of clothes you haven't worn in years and piles upon piles of shoes, handbags, scarves, and more? If so, it might be time for an upgrade-- if only to make it easier to find your…

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Introducing our newest guest blogger, Victoria from Dazzle While Frazzled. Her blog focuses on great DIY projects you can do to make your home fabulous, oftentimes with limited funds and/or crafting skills. Think of it as crafts anyone can do!…

Do-it-yourself projects can save money and give your apartment a unique touch. It's pretty cool being able to point to a coffee table or a canvas on the wall and say, "Hey, I made that." Of course, it's only cool…

Valentine's Day can be just as much fun with kiddos around as it is for couples! The holiday is about more than just chocolate and candy-- it's all about loving one another and showing kindness to your roommates, children, pets,…

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