You don't need a fancy high-tech apartment security system to keep your family and possessions safe. Here are 3 easy tips to prevent break-ins at your apartment.
Have you ever taken time to explore the nation’s small, lesser-known beer brewers? Craft beers at these breweries are often produced by experienced brew masters that appreciate a beer’s complex flavor profile and brewing process. Some even offer tours, allowing consumers to watch the brewing process. As the third most populous city in the United States, Chicago is no stranger to these local gems. Whether you’re spending a day checking out the view from the Willis Tower, sampling the city’s local fare or shopping in The Loop, celebrate the end of a day by sampling a beer that was locally brewed in Chicago.
Big-city living isn't all it's cracked up to be. Not only will you find plenty of small-town charm if you live in a less populated town; you'll also save money. Apartment Guide found America's most affordable cities -- the top 10 cities with the least expensive median rent prices -- and we dug up a few cool facts about these hidden gems as well.
Pop quiz: On average, where in the United States will you find the highest rent prices for small apartments? Hint: It’s not New York, Los Angeles, Chicago or San Francisco.
Today, we stay connected via social networks and smartphones. But not everyone uses modern technology for the same reason. In fact, men mostly use technology for email, entertainment and news. Women use technology more to stay socially connected, using sites…
There’s an old saying about both fish and house guests smelling after three days, so take that as a warning to not overstay your welcome at a friend or family member’s home. Instead, arrange before you visit how long you will be there, making sure it’s no longer than two days. If you need to stay somewhere longer, offer to go to a nearby hotel for part of the trip. It may not be the most economical solution, but it will ensure you and the host remain friends after the visit. After you’ve scheduled your visit, follow even one of the tips below, and you’ll always be the guest invited to come back and stay awhile.
As part of a series exploring the most affordable apartments near the best public elementary, middle and high schools, Apartment Guide explores the Boston area.
As part of a series exploring the most affordable apartments near the best public elementary, middle and high schools, Apartment Guide explores the Detroit area.