Posted on: Friday, November 6, 2015 - 1:10pm
Tagged with: decor

Color brightens up any space, personalizing it and creating a myriad of different effects. That’s why it’s so important for renters to embrace color in their homes; color makes the space your own and lets you put your stamp on it. Try these five tricks to help you embrace colorful design throughout your rental apartment, courtesy of RENTCafé

1. Create a Color Field Canvas

Posted on: Friday, June 5, 2015 - 10:35am
Tagged with: apartment living, decor

Decorating a new place can be a real challenge, especially when living in a rental home. Most rentals have tough rules to abide by: some landlords don’t allow any constructions, others ask you not to nail items to the walls, and others want their white walls white.

Posted on: Friday, November 21, 2014 - 1:02pm
Tagged with: decor, holidays

Simple Thanksgiving Table IdeasAre you ready to wow and charm your guests with your Thanksgiving table in your CHR apartment? No? Neither are we. 


It's ok! Here is a list of some quick and easy table ideas just in time for turkey day.


Posted on: Friday, March 7, 2014 - 12:13pm
Tagged with: decor, DIY, pets

Three Inexpensive DIY Dog BedsStylish pet accessories and affordable pricing don't always go hand in hand. What if you didn't need to sacrifice your apartment decor for your dog? Here are three cheap and easy DIY dogs beds that will look like high end "haute pooch-ure".


Posted on: Friday, January 10, 2014 - 9:52am
Tagged with: decor, Live Green

Four Air Cleaning Apartment Houseplants Today is National Houseplant Appreciation Day! Houseplants are not only great for brightening up your apartment space, but they can clean the air around you. Here are the top four plants that can help remove stale winter air.


Posted on: Friday, September 13, 2013 - 2:00pm
Tagged with: apartment living, decor

Mums the WordWondering how to brighten up your apartment patio or balcony now that fall is around the corner? The plants that looked so cheery last spring are withering away so freshen up your space with some container planted mums.


Posted on: Friday, August 16, 2013 - 10:30am
Tagged with: decor, technology

There's An App For That: IKEA

It's every apartment renter's problem: You want to redecorate your space, but you have no idea where to start.

Posted on: Friday, June 28, 2013 - 1:35pm
Tagged with: decor

Rugs: They Bring the Whole Room TogetherNothing pulls a room together faster than a nice accent rug, but choosing one can be daunting. Here are some questions to ask yourself before buying.


What space/area do I want to define?

What shape rug do I want?

What colors are already in the room?

Posted on: Friday, June 21, 2013 - 12:53pm
Tagged with: decor

Celebrate Summer: Door DecorationWe made it! It's the first official day of summer. To celebrate the arrival of warm weather, here are three "a-door-able" decorations for your apartment entry way that you can make yourself with only a little effort and even less money.


Posted on: Friday, May 10, 2013 - 1:15pm
Tagged with: apartment living, decor

The Three 'P's of Patio DecoratingIt's been gorgeous outside and we've been thinking non-stop about our apartments. To be more specific, just outside our apartments. Lets gear up for the warm days ahead with a few tips on decorating your patio or balcony.