rental decor

How to increase storage in tight spaces

October 2, 2013
increase storage in tight spaces

Cozy, quaint homes attract many home buyers and renters. Be it a cottage-style house or a studio apartment, smaller living spaces often involve getting creative with storage. People live in a smaller homes for a variety of reasons. Some choose to live in a smaller home so they can be right in the thicks of […]

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How to Decorate a Rental Kitchen – Part 2

August 5, 2013
placemat backsplash

Back in March I gave you some ideas to decorate a rental kitchen and did a bit of decorating myself. I just wasn't completely satisfied though so I kept on looking for ideas. Find some great placemats and stick them on with non-permanent command tape like this example from Storybrook Woods. Or get a similar […]

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Rental Decorating – The Living Room

April 17, 2013

The kitchen is done and I'm knee deep in working on my bedroom (more on that soon) but the big news is I ordered a couch! I have been looking for a couch for about a month to find something functional and affordable for the space. My living room before we moved anything in: Once […]

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Rental Decorating – The Kitchen

April 12, 2013

Here is a reminder of what my apartment kitchen looked like before. There was a lot of white and a lot of beige. With some work, I was able to brighten up the space a little. I had a bunch of ideas listed in Decorating a Rental Kitchen. I am limited by the fact that […]

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Rental Decorating – The Kitchen

March 6, 2013

Renting your home has its ups and downs. You aren't responsible for maintenance or yardwork, but there are severe limits to making it feel like home. Because I just moved and am going to be decorating a new place, I thought I would start a new series on how to make a rental feel like […]

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