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4 Tip’s To Find A Not So Horrible Roommate

Finding a good roommate is though, it can even be torture. And this is bad news considering that between 2007-2010 “the number of shared households had increased by 11.4 percent” according to a report on the U.S census findings for shared housing by Laryssa Mykyta and Suzanne Macartney. They conclude that “In 2010, shared households [...]

By  John Brown
| Filed Under: Moving,Roommates,Tips & Tricks
Tired Woman Needs Help Sleeping

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
Unpacking

Keep Your Sanity While Moving

Packing and unpacking all of your worldly possessions is usually the most stressful and bothersome part of moving. You may have thought that there was a method to your madness while packing, but the process of unpacking can make you feel like a total stranger threw all your belongings in boxes at random. Orderly packing [...]

By  Sarah Wright
| Filed Under: Moving,Tips & Tricks
Loft bed

How I saved $6000 on rent in San Francisco

Having a roommate in San Francisco is hardly news worthy; even multiple people living in one room isn’t that out of the ordinary for what’s considered the most expensive city in America.   But my troubles weren’t about money, and I wasn’t searching for the elusive cheap-near-MUNI-good-neighborhood-rent-controlled-unicorn apartment – in fact I had my own studio and [...]

By  John Brown
| Filed Under: Apartment DIY,Apartment Interiors,Tips & Tricks
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Finding the Right Cat Litter Box

Ultimately, there’s no one right answer when it comes to litter boxes. The best solution for you is going to come down to what you and your cat are capable of. If you think your little buddy is wily enough to avoid an encounter with native wild animals in the area and winter blasts, you [...]

By  Sarah Wright
| Filed Under: Cats,Cleaning,Pets
Moving Pets Made Easy

Moving Tips: Pet Transport Made Easy

  Moving is stressful, and it’s tempting to treat everything around you like a punching bag. When your pets endure a move, it’s equally distressing for them (but they’re nice enough not to bite you). They sense that life changes are approaching and experience anxiety just like you do, so they need additional support and [...]

By  Hannah Riley
| Filed Under: Move Planning,Moving,Pets