Monthly Archive: April 2014

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5 Clever Storage Solutions for Small Apartments

Living in a small apartment has a ton of advantages. You have less maintenance and upkeep, it’s easier to clean, you save money on utilities, and you are less likely to overshop. The downside to living in a small apartment...

Downtown Silver Spring

4 Reasons to Rent an Apartment in Silver Spring

Silver Spring is named after a mica-filled spring found, circa 1840, in or near the residence of Francis Preston Blair, the remnants of which are now called Acorn Park. It’s an urban, unincorporated town with a 2010 population (according to...

Springtime Means Apartment Garden Time

Springtime Means Apartment Garden Time

Springtime is here, no matter if it snowed recently or not. So it’s time to think about all things green, about getting that apartment garden of yours started back up. Or maybe it’s time you planted your first? Last year...

Filmfest DC

That’s a Wrap! Filmfest DC Calls It Quits After 28 Years

Come see Filmfest DC in its 28th and final year. Yeah, all things come to an end. We may not like it, but that’s how it goes. More than not, for festivals at least, it’s about funding, and whether or...

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How to Give Your Apartment Personality

Well, who are you? What do you like to do? Who do you admire? What inspires you? Where do you come from? Where are you headed? What do you love? Everyone’s answers are entirely different, and you want YOU represented...

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Get More From Your Pint-Sized Pad With These Stylish Design Tips

Today we’ll again have a look at another segment of HGTV’s “Small Space, Big Style,” this time checking out sisters Anita and Ivy Lee’s 500-square-foot New York apartment. This tidy little space is actually divided into two wings; it features...

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A Real Conversation Piece

I do believe spring is finally here. After one of the coldest and snowiest winters we have had in years, it is nice to finally enjoy some lovely spring weather. Just in time for the cherry blossoms, too! Each month,...