Advanced Search

$ 0 to $ 2,000

More Search Options
we found 0 results
Your search results

Prep Your Home for Winter

Old Man Winter is right around the corner, and he’s looking for houses in the Midwest to chill. He’s got a lot of tricks up his sleeve, but you can beat him if you take the right course of action. Here’s how to do it. Tune Up the Furnace Sooner or later, the HVAC guy is going to come to your home. He’s always …

Guide to Fireplaces

It may be the perfect temperature outside right now, but true Midwesterners know that’s just Mother Nature’s trick to lull us into a sense of false security before she torments us with yet another hard winter. Now is the time to think about how you’re going to keep your tootsies toasty before it becomes too late. If you’d like to take some of the …

Energy Free Home Cooling

The Midwest may have harsh winters, but at least it has got brutally hot and humid summers to make up for them. Even a short walk around the block this time of year can have the same effect as swimming through a pressure cooker filled with blackstrap molasses. Home ought to be your refuge from the perpetual bake outside, but why feed all of …

Guide to Paint Colors

Spring is rapidly approaching, and so too is the home renovation season. For Midwesterners who are starved for colors outside of our winter’s bleak white and brown palette, now is the perfect time to imbue with hue the rooms we’ve been cooped up in for so long. Painting may be an awful chore, with all the tedious taping and recalcitrant sheets of plastic you …

Upcycle & Recycle

Upcycling is essentially refashioning items whose original function no longer serves its purpose. With so many incredible ideas on how you can reuse things, you can get really creative in this process. The best part is you can turn just about anything into something of use with some imagination. We found some cool ideas on how upcycling everyday items can turn into something magnificent. …

Want to Move? Here’s how to Turn in Your Notice

“Moving is my favorite thing to do in the world!” said no one ever. I think I’ve moved around forty times in my young life, and each time is the same as the one before. I have three weeks to get outta this place and I don’t even know where to begin packing. While I consider myself a pro at moving, I still hate it. …

Save Time & Money: Telecommute From Your Apartmen...

The idea of working from home for many people is an exhilarating thought. Visions of being able to sleep later in the morning and not deal with rush hour are a couple of the first enticing thoughts that come to mind. Believe it or not, working from home requires focus and dedication to your craft, whatever that is for you. While there are many …

Shh! Get Your Baby to Sleep Fast

Sometimes, trying to get your baby to go to sleep and stay asleep can be nerve-wracking. If your infant loves to express him/herself vocally, you may have a real challenge before you to keep the peace in your apartment building. Everyone understands that babies cry. Everyone also understands that there are occasional days when your little bundle of joy is having a rough day …

Brace Your Abode for the Bite of Winter

Also known as cruel and unusual punishment. Blah. I’m so glad I’m not alone on that one. Even though I have (barely) survived nearly 30 very brutal Minnesota winters throughout my life, I still haven’t been able to decide what’s the worst thing about winter, other than it is just absolutely horrific. I can’t stand the snow, the ice, the cold… or the heat …

Fall Cleaning Checklist

Ah, yes. It’s that time of the year again! Get out your cleaning supplies, ‘cause it’s time for that fall deep clean.   KITCHEN Dust ceiling corners, light fixtures, and top of fridge Wipe down ceiling Wipe down cabinets, top of fridge, and light switches Deep clean fridge Wipe down walls and backsplash Deep clean oven and stove Deep clean dishwasher Clean and shine …

The Pampered Pet

Pets – they’re kinda like kids. Cute, furry, little kids that don’t talk back. That’s what makes them so great, right? Besties for life! While it may be difficult to find an apartment that will allow you and your little buddy to live harmoniously together, it’s not impossible. But do you know there is a difference between ‘pet-friendly’ and ‘pets allowed’ in apartment communities? …

Get Packin’

YAY! Moving into a new place is so much fun, until you start packing and you realize how much stuff you actually have to move. Sigh. Pack an overnight bag with all the essentials you need, including toiletries and a change or two of clothes. The last thing you want to do after moving is try to look for your toothbrush, only to discover …

Compare Listings