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APARTMENT LIVING ROOM IDEAS

The Best Apartment Living Room Ideas

Let’s let someone else deal with constraints of limited spaces. The ideal apartment living room will allow residents to flow effortlessly around the room living life while defining spaces to uses. How can you layout your existing furniture to best utilize and stylize your space? … Continue reading

PANTONE COLOR OF THE YEAR 1-min

How to Decorate Using the Pantone 2018 Color of the Year

Every year the color gurus at Pantone select a “Color of the Year” that represents the hopes and ideas for the upcoming year. This year, they selected a vibrant shade of purple to illustrate “originality, ingenuity, and visionary thinking that points us toward the future,” … Continue reading

WHAT TO EXPECT

3 Things to Expect When Apartment Hunting at First Place

Interested in one of the luxury apartments available at First Place Apartments in beautiful and vibrant downtown Dayton? Here are three things you should expect when apartment hunting at First Place, from your initial tour to move-in day. Touring First Place Apartments Are you interested … Continue reading

UGLY SWEATER

Tree Skirt Poncho “Ugly Sweater” DIY

Holiday parties won’t know what hit them when you walk in wearing this amazing up-cycled “Ugly Sweater” poncho. We break down the steps needed to make a tree skirt poncho ready for the sweetest success possible this holiday season. Step 1: Acquire Tree Skirt Whether … Continue reading

DeCluttering

De-cluttering for Your First Adult Apartment – A “How To” Guide

It’s finally here, the time to spread your wings and live solo in a space that is solely yours. As cautious as you were, your prior years always come complete with clutter. As much as you love these souvenirs from your college years, displaying certain … Continue reading

artist and paint palette

Start a New Hobby in Dayton

Spring is a time for new beginnings so why wouldn’t it be the perfect time to start a new hobby? Learning something new is one of the top New Year resolutions people use, so now’s the time to kick this promise to yourself into overdrive … Continue reading

spring 17-min

Transition Your Apartment to Spring ‘17

As odd as it is to admit it, spring has unofficially sprung this year.  Beyond giving things a good cleaning, what does this early-onset seasonal change mean for your place?  Transition your apartment to spring 2017 with our tips. Freshen Up Your Space with Décor … Continue reading

fall cleaning

Your Guide to Fall Cleaning

You’re feeling it in the weather.  You might be seeing it a bit in the trees.  You may even be smelling it (we’re talking to you pumpkin spice).  Although it’s not quite yet fall, which happens September 22nd, we all know mentally you’re gearing up … Continue reading

The Best Plants for Your Apartment

Enjoying the sunshine and summer weather but still want to bring a little more of that green into your living space?  Here are our recommendations for the best plants for your apartment. Filling Up Your Space with Philodendron True empty-nesters will fall in love with … Continue reading

what's your decor style?

What’s Your Dayton Decorating Style?

Are you new to your nest and now settling on a scheme for your space?  We understand that décor can be daunting, that’s why we’ve broken down some of the top decorating themes to adorn your space while maintaining a local flair.  We’ll find your … Continue reading