Welcome Summer With These Apartment Decorating Tips

Summer is right around the corner, presenting the perfect opportunity to spruce up your space with some seasonal decor. If you want to bring the sunshine into your apartment, follow these decorating tips. Switch up your bedding. Long gone are the winter nights when you had to snuggle up in your flannel bedding for warmth! Now […]

3 Frozen Drink Recipes to Help You Chill Out on a Hot Day

With the warmer weather here to stay, now is the perfect time to throw open your windows, enjoy the sunshine, and sip on a cocktail (or mocktail). Invite a few friends over for happy hour and make one of these frozen drink recipes, all of which can easily be made without the alcohol. Frozen Watermelon […]

Essential Tips for a Summer Road Trip

Road-tripping is one of the best ways to go exploring without breaking the budget. If you’re thinking about going on a road trip this summer, follow these tips to make the entire experience go smoothly.  Pack an actual map. If you’re like most people, you probably rely pretty heavily on your GPS when you’re traveling, and […]

How to Make Friends in a New Apartment

If you’re new to your Klingbeil community, you might be wondering how to connect with your fellow residents. If you’re willing to get outside your comfort zone a bit, it should be easy to find your new crew! Follow these tips to make new friends close to home. Don’t miss resident events. From craft beer […]

What to Buy (and What to Avoid) at the Farmers’ Market

Now that it’s finally farmers’ market season again, you might be breaking out those reusable bags and hitting the closest market this Saturday. But before you do, you should know which foods are worth purchasing at the market, and which you can grab at the grocery store. Buy: In-season fruits and veggies. Nothing tastes better than […]

How to Pack the Perfect Spring Picnic

Now that it’s May, you can be confident that the warmer temperatures are here to stay. And that means one thing: it’s time to get outside. One of the best ways to do that is to plan a picnic at your favorite park! As you pack your basket, consider these tips. Find your theme. If you […]

Must-Know Tips for Styling an Apartment Patio or Balcony

Outdoor space is a hot commodity among renters, so when you’re lucky enough to snag some, you shouldn’t let it go to waste. No matter how small or spacious your balcony is, you can still put it to good use if you’re willing to get creative. Follow these tips to maximize your outdoor space. Pick […]

What Renters Should Know About Living With a Pet

Just because you’re renting doesn’t mean you can’t invite a furry friend into your home. Many rental communities allow dogs and cats—and they can make truly great companions. Before you take the plunge and adopt, follow these steps. Know the ins and outs of your lease. Of course, it’s essential to first check that your community […]

Indoor Gardening Tips Every Renter Should Know

If you love the calming effects of gardening or the convenience of having fresh herbs at your fingertips, you might want to think about starting your own indoor garden. All you need is a sunny windowsill to keep your plants healthy and happy. Here are some tips that will help you get started. 1. Watering […]

How to Marie Kondo-ify Your Apartment

If you haven’t watched the new Netflix hit Tidying Up with Marie Kondo, you’re about to see some spoilers: it’s all about cutting the clutter from your life. You don’t really need an in-house expert to help with that, though. Just follow these time-tested tips to declutter your apartment. Start with the biggest problem area. Maybe […]