Decorating

How to Decorate With Comfort in Mind
How to Decorate With Comfort in Mind

How to Decorate With Comfort in Mind

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Renters like yourself often spend ample time making their apartments look cute or unique, and it can be a costly and strenuous ordeal. It can also make your space weirdly uncomfortable if you don’t do it right. Going for something comfortable, familiar, and inspiring is vital because your imagination constantly interacts with your environment. That’s…
Paint Colors for Every Personality Type
Paint Colors for Every Personality Type

Paint Colors for Every Personality Type

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Personalities and perceptions of others’ personalities are structured in people’s minds by psychological archetypes believed to be biological remnants of ancient ancestors. The ways that specific experiences blend with these archetypes creates social personas and intimate, private personalities. Colors can match these personalities and reflect them to the world.  One response to understanding how colors…
How to Decorate for Fall on a Budget
How to Decorate for Fall on a Budget

How to Decorate for Fall on a Budget

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
With the cozy autumn season just starting, your apartment decor may need an update to match the atmosphere. Something about the slow change in seasons and seeing the trees in preparation for winter brings out the ghoul in all of us. Or maybe that’s just Halloween being around the corner. Either way, if you’re looking…
How to Decorate a Small Apartment
How to Decorate a Small Apartment

How to Decorate a Small Apartment

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Self-expression through interior design can make a tiny apartment feel more like home. Although you might feel limited in your decor, the right decorations can also make a small apartment look larger. If you’re looking to personalize and make the most efficient use of your modest space, here are some ideas for decorating a small…
How to Choose the Right Record Player for Your First Apartment
How to Choose the Right Record Player for Your First Apartment

How to Choose the Right Record Player for Your First Apartment

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Moving into a new apartment can be difficult for true music lovers. Having to let go of your trusty old turntable or speakers, dealing with new neighbors and quiet hours ordinances, and carefully relocating priceless records can all be a substantial challenge for the passionate music listener. If you’re looking for a first-apartment record player…
Sustainable Living: Are LED Lights Worth It?
Sustainable Living: Are LED Lights Worth It?

Sustainable Living: Are LED Lights Worth It?

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Having the right lighting in your apartment can change how you live and work. It can also affect your carbon footprint. Sometimes, people overlook the benefits of purchasing LED lights because they were previously far more expensive than incandescent lights. Additionally, many people hear faint whispers that LED lights are better but aren’t quite aware…
How to Grow Plants on Your Balcony
How to Grow Plants on Your Balcony

How to Grow Plants on Your Balcony

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
If your apartment has a balcony, you can easily make it look nice by decorating it with plants. If you have a little more room, your balcony can be the perfect area for a small container garden to flourish if you also want to grow some fruits, vegetables, and herbs. However, there are a few…
How Can Thrifting Save You Money Furnishing Your First Apartment?
How Can Thrifting Save You Money Furnishing Your First Apartment?

How Can Thrifting Save You Money Furnishing Your First Apartment?

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
As you furnish your apartment, you might think about going to a thrift store to save some money, which makes sense. Despite some misconceptions about thrifted items, you can find an array of furniture at thrift stores, including some in excellent condition at a great price. That said, if you’ve never been thrifting before, there…
What Kind of Mirror Is Best for Your Bedroom?
What Kind of Mirror Is Best for Your Bedroom?

What Kind of Mirror Is Best for Your Bedroom?

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
When you’re decorating your apartment, one of the most important rooms to decorate is your bedroom, and many people wind up decorating solely with wall art. However, having a mirror in your bedroom can make for a memorable statement or accent piece. Since there are so many types of mirrors available, it can be tricky…
Is Warm or Cool Lighting Better for Your Apartment?
Is Warm or Cool Lighting Better for Your Apartment?

Is Warm or Cool Lighting Better for Your Apartment?

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
When it comes to lighting, you’ve probably heard one of the most well-known money-saving tips: Turn off the lights when you’re not using them. However, when your lights are on, they should set the right mood, and not all lights are equal on this front. Sometimes, you might overlook the best type of lighting for…