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Cords from a computer running under a desk. Image credit: Pavel Danilyuk

Making Your Cords Disappear

April 2022   While more of our devices are going wireless, your apartment may still feel like a spaghetti factory. Are there cords and wires…

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Rules for Placing Furniture Under Windows

March 2022   Who doesn’t love an apartment with lots of windows? Windows provide natural light, fresh air, and a view of the outdoors. But…

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It’s Time to Clean Your Dishwasher

February 2022 Finding an apartment in the South Wedge that comes with a dishwasher isn’t always easy, which makes it one of the nice amenities…

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Why You Just Might Want a Bean Bag Chair

January 2022   Bean bag chairs have come a long way since they were first created back in the 1960’s. The variety of sizes, shapes,…

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Man cutting herbs on a wooden cutting board: Image: Michael Burrows

How to Clean and Care for a Wooden Cutting Board

December 2021   If you have a wooden cutting board and like to cook, you probably use it on a daily basis. Wood cutting boards…

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Growing Trees Indoors

Growing Trees Indoors

November 2021 Yes, you can grow a tree in your apartment. No, you can’t just treat it like a big plant. An indoor tree serves…

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Easy way to wash a comforter

The Easy Way to Wash a Comforter

October 2021 A good comforter can be a considerable investment. Making yours last a long time and keeping it nice and fluffy means keeping it…

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Our Guide to Avant Basic

Our Guide to Avant Basic

September 2021 If you ever watched Project Runway and saw the Avant-Garde challenge, you probably remembered the fashion-forward designs that walked the runway. You know,…

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There’s More Than One Way to Fold a Towel

August 2021   It might seem silly, but changing something as simple as how you fold your towels has implications for closet storage space and…

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Oscillating fan on a sideboard in a living room. Photo credit: Filios Sazeides

AC or a Fan? What to Use When

July 2021   It’s summer in Rochester. And while we love summer in the South Wedge, some days can be just a little too hot…

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Creating a Gallery Wall

June 2021 If you have art or photos that you love but they’re too small for the wall space you want to fill, creating a…

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Layer Rugs Like a Pro

May 2021 Adding a rug is an easy way to add texture, color, and warmth to a room. But why would you want more than…

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