Moving can be strenuous exercise. When you’re not prepared for the rigors of a move, injuries can occur.[find-an-apartment] If you've made the decision to move yourself without the help of professional movers, your goal is an efficient (and uneventful!) moving experience. Follow these moving safety tips to really take care of yourself on moving day. Hey, you want to still be standing after your move!
Will you be receiving new electronics, jewelry or other big-ticket items as gifts this holiday season? And (hint, hint), will you also be getting the receipts? [find-an-apartment] The holidays are an ideal time to take a home inventory and make sure all your pricey new gifts will be protected in the event of a loss: a fire, a burst pipe due to freezing, a natural disaster or even theft.
Summer is still officially one month away, but swimming pools everywhere will be opening this Memorial Day weekend. Sure, the summer is beach season, but at your apartment community pool, there’s no risk of painful jellyfish stings and hidden dangers lurking in the sand.
So to prepare you for the months ahead, here are eight pieces of advice to help you make the most of pool season before it's too late![find-an-apartment]
As cliche as it may sound, we must remind you to keep safety first. Every pool has its own set of rules that need to be followed. They should be clearly posted in the pool area. You, your children and guests should become familiar with the rules to avoid being banned for silly things like splashing, diving or excessive cannonballing. Most importantly, never leave children in the pool unattended - not even for a quick run to the bathroom. Stay in the shallow end of the pool if you have to.
Read more: Practice Proper Pool Etiquette
Living in an apartment has many perks: maintenance on call, amenities, no need to rake leaves, and less space to worry about cleaning. Apartments buildings aren’t only beneficial for adults but also for children. If you think about it, apartment…
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.
Securing your personal information is more important than ever before, and it can start with something as simple as ensuring that your apartment’s wifi password security, as well as your other passwords, are strong enough. But how do you create a secure password?
When it comes to renting a garage, many consider it a luxury. If budget is tight, then luxuries are out of question: a parking space is convenient enough. Apartments with garages can actually be worth the “splurge,” however. Read on to learn…