Monthly Archive: May 2015

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Deals on Apartments in D.C., Maryland and Virginia

Search for apartments now on ApartmentShowcase.com. Here are some recently posted Rental Specials for this week. Don’t want to wait for Saturdays to get apartment deals? Try out our Rental Specials iPhone app, subscribe to our RSS Feeds or sign...

Refrigerator (Eric May via Flickr)

Keep Your Cool: Tips for Sharing a Fridge With Your Roommate

One of the joys of having roommates is sharing a refrigerator. Yes, it can be quite trying figuring out how to stuff all your food into this cooled, metal contraption if you’re all healthy eaters, as in: Each roommate eats...

Paint cans (United Soybean Board via Flickr)

How to Paint Wooden Furniture Like a Pro

Painting wooden furniture is one of my favorite ways to decorate a space while saving a little money. It’s also a great way to create pieces for your space that may not be available at your favorite retail store. For...

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Deals on Apartments in D.C., Maryland and Virginia

Search for apartments now on ApartmentShowcase.com. Here are some recently posted Rental Specials for this week. Don’t want to wait for Saturdays to get apartment deals? Try out our Rental Specials iPhone app, subscribe to our RSS Feeds or sign...

Roommate note (Brandon O'Connor via Flickr)

Should I Get a Roommate?

It’s a question most people have asked at one time or another, especially when you’re just out of college and moving to a new city after getting the 24th job you applied for. Yes, the barista gig out of school...

Northern Virginia Arts Festival (Joe Loong via Flickr)

Get Your Fine Arts Fix in Reston This Weekend

If this keeps up, Washington, D.C., will soon be known for something other than politics. Yes, the array of arts happenings in the region just doesn’t stop, and when it threatens to, city patrons, possibly apartment renters like you, come...

The Birchmere (Amon via Flickr)

5 Suburban Music Venues to Check Out This Year

Yes, rock ’n’ roll is thought to be a city thing, and it is. But where do you think half the people currently living in the city, the concert ticket-buying public at least, come from? OK, likely more than half?...

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Deals on Apartments in D.C., Maryland and Virginia

Search for apartments now on ApartmentShowcase.com. Here are some recently posted Rental Specials for this week. Don’t want to wait for Saturdays to get apartment deals? Try out our Rental Specials iPhone app, subscribe to our RSS Feeds or sign...

Noise sign (Alan Levine via Flickr)

How to Deal With a Noisy Roommate

A little while ago we dealt with noisy neighbors. This time we deal with noisy roommates. Here’s the skinny. You met Kevin on a roommate-needed list at your college. Hey, what the heck, you think, couldn’t be any worse than...