Posts Tagged: apartment housekeeping tips

Green Living: Reduce/Reuse/Recycle in Your Apartment
Green Living: Reduce/Reuse/Recycle in Your Apartment

Green Living: Reduce/Reuse/Recycle in Your Apartment

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
We’ve all heard the slogan: “Reduce, Reuse, Recycle.” Sometimes, however, it’s easier to throw an old newspaper or empty cans in the trash instead of a recycling bin. But remember, just because you live in an apartment doesn’t mean you can’t recycle and be less wasteful. Take a look at these six tips and see…
Easy Housekeeping Tricks to Keep Your Apartment Neat
Easy Housekeeping Tricks to Keep Your Apartment Neat

Easy Housekeeping Tricks to Keep Your Apartment Neat

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
While you don’t have to keep your apartment magazine-ready at all times, it is respectful to clean after yourself and keep your apartment neat, especially when you have roommates. Being a considerate roommate means you won’t have to worry about a messy apartment if a guest stops by unexpectedly or if you have to call…
5 Things To Do Before You Start This Weekend’s TV Binge
5 Things To Do Before You Start This Weekend’s TV Binge

5 Things To Do Before You Start This Weekend’s TV Binge

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Everyone loves a good TV binge and this weekend is perfect for catching up on all the Oscar-nominated movies* you have missed. Whether your choice is Netflix, Amazon, Hulu, HBO, or traditional cable TV marathons, there’s just something satisfying about spending an afternoon on the sofa catching up on your favorite shows.  Until…it’s over. And…
How to Win the Battle Against Bedbugs
How to Win the Battle Against Bedbugs

How to Win the Battle Against Bedbugs

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
By Erika Taylor About two years ago, my little brother brought home bedbugs most likely from his football gear – it was the worst. If you are currently going through this, don’t be alarmed! Bedbug cases are common as people travel and are in public space more often. These bugs are not known to transmit…
Inspiring Joy: Words Of Wisdom From The Life Changing Magic Of Tidying Up by Marie Kondo
Inspiring Joy: Words Of Wisdom From The Life Changing Magic Of Tidying Up by Marie Kondo

Inspiring Joy: Words Of Wisdom From The Life Changing Magic Of Tidying Up by Marie Kondo

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
“Clean your room! Do your dishes!” Do these words fill your veins with ice cubes? Does contemplating your closets and silverware drawers make you want to file your taxes, schedule a dentist appointment, or volunteer for community service – anything to avoid cleaning or organizing your apartment? Many of us carry trauma around the idea…