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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…
7 Space-Saving Bathroom Storage Ideas
7 Space-Saving Bathroom Storage Ideas

7 Space-Saving Bathroom Storage Ideas

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
If your first apartment’s bathroom is a bit small, you’ll quickly find yourself running out of storage space to store your bathroom essentials. And if your bathroom doesn’t come equipped with storage to make up for the lack of space, you’ll need to get a little creative. If you’re not sure where to start, here…
How to Plan Your Furniture Arrangement Before Moving
How to Plan Your Furniture Arrangement Before Moving

How to Plan Your Furniture Arrangement Before Moving

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
When you’re about to move into your first apartment and already have most of your furniture, you might be unsure how to move and arrange it all. Similarly, decorating your new apartment might feel like a daunting task if you don’t have a thorough plan, especially if your apartment lacks space. If you want to…
What to Look for in a Coat Rack
What to Look for in a Coat Rack

What to Look for in a Coat Rack

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
After a long day of work or even a short period of just going out, you’ll want to return to your apartment, take off your coat, and relax. You might want to hang your coat on an apartment must-have: an organized, sturdy coat rack. However, finding a good coat rack isn’t an easy feat since…
Five Ways to Make the Best of the Space Under Your Bed
Five Ways to Make the Best of the Space Under Your Bed

Five Ways to Make the Best of the Space Under Your Bed

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Having a small apartment or a bedroom that lacks storage space can be challenging, so you’ll need to think of creative space-saving ways to store your belongings. With some planning, you can place your belongings under your bed while making your room appear spacious. Below, discover five ways to make the best of the space…