Apartment Lifestyle

Coffee Makers for Small Apartments

I love coffee, and since 54% of Americans drink coffee everyday it’s more likely than not that you do too! That fact is what got me thinking “what is the best coffee gear for an apartment home?”   Clever Coffee Dripper   The sweet home recommends the Clever Coffee Dripper as “The easiest, best brewer”. It’s super easy to use […]

By  Jennifer Delfino
| Filed Under: Apartment Interiors,Cooking,Kitchen

Bike Storage Solutions

City life is hard. Small apartments are the norm and transportation can often be a time suck – especially in citys like San Francisco, where I live. That’s why Bike Storage is a top priority for us here at MyNewPlace. If you’re looking for a great Bike Storage Solutions, look no further then the suggestions […]

By  Dylan Madenski
| Filed Under: Apartment Interiors,Decorating,Storage
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Apartment Safe Plants

Spring is here and it’s time to open up your windows and let the light shine in. But sunshine is not all that makes your home “spring-ey” to add a bit extra spring into your apartment place at least one house plant in the most used rooms (typically the Kitchen and Living Room). This will […]

By  John Brown
| Filed Under: Apartment Interiors,Decorating,Indoor Garden
Peel off wallpaper via Design-Milk.com

The Perfect Accent Wall

We posted on our Facebook wall a few days ago about “cut and paste” wallpaper. I thought it would be pretty neat as an accent wall in an apartment, but today I found something even better. This article was also on Design Milk and about wall design – but this time by a company called […]

By  Mark Baker
| Filed Under: Apartment Interiors,Decorating,Living Room

How To Get Better Sleep In Your Apartment

Avoid caffeine, don’t take a nap to close to bed time, cut back on the liquids… blah blah blah.   Yeah, we’ve all heard these mostly commonsense cures for insomnia, but what else can we be doing to improve the quality of sleep that we achieve in our apartment? And more importantly, are these new-age […]

By  John Brown
| Filed Under: Bedroom,Tips & Tricks

Natural Easter Egg Dye

This time of year the grocery and department stores are awash with pungent chemical Easter Egg dyes that are bright, uniform, and prepare quickly; but it’s important to know that those dyes are not the only way the gave a pastel embellished holiday to your little-ones.   Natural Easter Egg Dyes are easy to prepare, […]

By  John Brown
| Filed Under: Apartment DIY,Easter,Holidays

5 Ideas For Home Terrariums

If you haven’t noticed, I love gardens… and home terrariums, and planter boxes, wall gardens, flower bouquets… really anything that has to do with plants. I’ve been wanting to put together a nice indoor terrarium in my bathroom for awhile which is what prompted this article on ideas for home terrariums. I will be sure to […]

By  John Brown
| Filed Under: Apartment Interiors,Bathroom,Indoor Garden