Apartment Lifestyle

High Style on a Dime

High Style on a Dime: Save on Decorating in Spokane, WA Spokane, Washington, widely considers itself to be part of the urban Pacific Northwest. This means that folks (many of whom you will find are hipsters) are strongly grounded in their own regional and local culture of reusing and recycling items. But reusing and recycling […]

By  Jennifer Delfino
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Downsizing: Making It All Work

Downsizing: Making It All Work Spokane has a lot of moderately-sized apartments that are perhaps smaller than you are used to and moving into a smaller space can introduce anxiety and indecision when you have to decide what you will take with you and what you will leave behind. Chances are you will have to […]

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Multipurpose Storage: I Should Have Thought of That!

Multipurpose Storage: Why Didn’t I Think of That? You might go to a friend’s place and and find out that some of their items and spaces double as storage. “Why didn’t I think of that,” you wonder quietly to yourself as you watch them pull out the drawers they had installed in the dead space […]

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Big Ideas in Small Space Living

Big Ideas in Small Spaces: How to Effectively Store All Your Things in Your Apartment Your new apartment might be the perfect size for you, but maybe it’s too cluttered and you want to reorganize, or you don’t want some of your personal items out on display for your guests to see when they come […]

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A New Place For Everything

A New Place for Everything

HOW TO LABEL AND SORT, STEP BY STEP Once you’re in your new place with all of your belongings, it might seem overwhelming to figure out what to put away and where. It’s easy to shove the things you don’t want to keep out into the moving boxes you’ve saved for just that purpose and […]

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Out With the Old, In With the New

EDITORIAL: Getting a Start in Dishman Dealing with all of your worldly possessions at once is the major cause of stress when it comes to moving. The packing and unpacking process is a hassle, so why bother doing it with stuff you never really use? With a little forethought, you can donate, recycle, or throw away […]

By  Sarah Wright
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New Year Resolutions: Getting Organized

Being organized is a great feeling, as there is no stress from not being able to find things you need and no anxiety related to clutter around the house. This is a great way to get a new start, both for a new year and a new place, and if you have recently moved to […]

By  Sarah Wright
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Recyclable Items

Going Green: Easy Ways to Recycle

  In today’s world, recycling can be much more of an involved process than simply separating glass from plastic and paper and dropping your bins out on the curb for pick-up. As it turns out, many cities in the Pacific Northwest are especially attentive to recycling and green practices, so you don’t have to over […]

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Saving Big in Your New Place

Moving to a new place introduces a number of costs that you might not anticipate, even after careful budgeting. It might mean you need to sacrifice some of the things you wanted to buy to spruce up your new apartment or it might cut into the exploring you planned to do once you arrived in […]

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