10 Ways To Give Your Brick Fireplace A Makeover

Posted by Ingrid Evens on February 23, 2016 at 4:35 pm

02.23 AP fireplace blogpostMany older apartment units come with a working brick fireplace, the look of which though is outdated and difficult to work with. Below we put together 10 ways you can change the look of your brick fireplace with options that are not permanent but that will make all the difference. Happy decorating!

 

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We hope you were inspired by these different ways to work with a brick fireplace. If you are currently looking for an apartment to call home, we would love to help! Apartments Now helps hundreds of people find apartments every month, that meet their wants, needs, and budget in Austin. Our experienced apartment locators answer phones 7 days a week. Give us a call at 512 258 8224 today!

Easy Storage Solutions For A Small Bathroom

Posted by Ingrid Evens on February 9, 2016 at 2:05 pm

02.09 Bathroom organization BP

The bathroom storage problem is a common one, and often leads to cluttered space that becomes disorganized fast. If you live in an apartment, chances are you understand exactly what we mean, and the solutions are not always obvious. Below we show you some easy solutions for adding storage in ways that don’t look crowded and over cluttered. Happy organizing!

 

  1. Add towel bars to the back of your bathroom door to prevent towels from stacking up
  2. Use an above-the faucet shelf to add extra space to your counter-top
  3. Attach mini shelves to your bathroom wall to hold extras
  4. Place a flatware tray inside your bathroom drawer to keep toothbrushes organized
  5. Add shelves above your bathroom door or toilet for extra space

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Learn how to create your own mason jar shelf for your bathroom here

We hope you found these tips useful in creating extra space in a small bathroom. If you or someone you know is looking for an apartment to call home, Apartments Now would love to help! We have been leading the way in apartment locating in Austin for almost 20 years. Our seasoned apartment locators answer phones 7 days a week and our locating service is free of charge! Call 512 258 8224 today!

5 Must-Haves For Keeping A Small Kitchen Organized

Posted by Ingrid Evens on February 3, 2016 at 3:51 pm

02.03 AP Kitchen organizationLiving in an apartment with a small kitchen can be a blessing in disguise. You now have the option to buy only what you need and deem essential, which in the long term will save you time and money. But what about those days when you wish you had a little more space? When papers are stacking up and the top of the fridge is overflowing? Below we discuss five must-haves that will help keep your small kitchen organized.

 

  1. Hang a metal wall organizer for mail on your dining room wall Galvanized Ashton Single Wall Basket – $19.99  
  2. Attach sticky hooks under a cupboard to hang mugs up and free up cupboard space Utility Hooks – $2.99 each
  3. Hang a small shoe organizer in the inside of your cupboard door Clear Vinyl 12 Pocket Shoe Caddy With Hanger – $10.50
  4. Attach a small dish rack to the wall to free up counter space Grundtal Dish Drainer Stainless Steel – $26.99
  5. Add small baskets to the top of the fridge for extra storage Wicker Folio Bin – $16.99

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We hope you found these tips useful to keeping your small kitchen organized! If you or someone you know is looking for an apartment to call home, Apartments Now would love to help. We have been leading the way in apartment locating in Austin for almost 20 years. Our seasoned apartment locators answer phones 7 days a week and our locating service is free of charge. Call 512 258 8224 today!

 

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