Decorating

What Are Floating Shelves?
What Are Floating Shelves?

What Are Floating Shelves?

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Floating shelves are some of the most functional and aesthetically pleasing first apartment upgrades, but what are they and how do you use them? Read on to learn about where to use floating shelves in your first apartment and how you can install them easily. What are floating shelves? Floating shelves are a type of…
4 Unusual, Fun Parts of Your First Apartment to Paint
4 Unusual, Fun Parts of Your First Apartment to Paint

4 Unusual, Fun Parts of Your First Apartment to Paint

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Painting parts of your first apartment is a perfect way to add your personality to your living space and make it feel more like home. Plenty of people paint the walls, but what are some ways to think outside the box and do something unique? Read on below for four unusual, fun parts of your…
5 Types of Pillows for Your First Apartment
5 Types of Pillows for Your First Apartment

5 Types of Pillows for Your First Apartment

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Setting up your bedroom is one of the best parts of moving into your first apartment, and priming your room for the best sleep possible is always a worthwhile pursuit. Upgrading your pillow is one easy way to do this, but what kind of pillow should you get? Read on below to learn all about…
How to Create a Cozy Reading Nook in Your First Apartment
How to Create a Cozy Reading Nook in Your First Apartment

How to Create a Cozy Reading Nook in Your First Apartment

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
When decorating your first apartment, it can be difficult to know what to do with your space, especially if you live alone or in an apartment that’s bigger than what you need. If you’re an avid bookworm, you might want to set up a reading nook as a great space to relax and recharge when…
5 Cool Ways to Use Corners in Your First Apartment
5 Cool Ways to Use Corners in Your First Apartment

5 Cool Ways to Use Corners in Your First Apartment

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
First apartments are often small and lack detail, so it’s important to use every available space to add functionality and visual interest. The corners of your apartment might be easy to forget about, but they can help you add storage and seating space, decorative flair, and a sense of a completed apartment setup. Read on…
What Is Slow Deco for Your First Apartment?
What Is Slow Deco for Your First Apartment?

What Is Slow Deco for Your First Apartment?

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
If there’s one decorating technique you should keep in mind when moving into your first apartment, it’s slow decorating. Slow decorating, or “slow deco,” isn’t a decorating trend or style – it’s a mindset that can help you create the perfect apartment that fits you and what you love. Want to know more about this…
What Are Apartment Moldings?
What Are Apartment Moldings?

What Are Apartment Moldings?

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
One thing common to many first-time renters is trying to make your apartment look more expensive than it actually is. From large mirrors to tasteful and complementary furniture choices, there are many ways to take your apartment up a notch, and one of them is to use moldings. What are apartment moldings and how can…
Why Are So Many Apartment Walls Off-White?
Why Are So Many Apartment Walls Off-White?

Why Are So Many Apartment Walls Off-White?

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Whether you’re moving into your first apartment or just preparing to look for a new one, you’ve probably noticed that just about every apartment has one thing in common: off-white paint. Why is this color such a popular choice for landlords, and what color should you paint your apartment if you want to change it?…
6 Important Tips for Stocking Your First Apartment Through Yard Sales
6 Important Tips for Stocking Your First Apartment Through Yard Sales

6 Important Tips for Stocking Your First Apartment Through Yard Sales

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
One of the best ways to get furniture, decorations, and other essentials for your first apartment is by shopping at yard sales. Read on below for six great tips to get the most bang for your buck and find great items for your first apartment. Don’t expect sellers to have change First of all, before…