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ugly sweater poncho

“Ugly Sweater” Tree Skirt Poncho 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

First Place Apartments 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

The Best Plants for Your Apartment

The Best Plants for Your Apartment

Enjoying the sunshine 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 the philodendron!  Philodendron … Continue reading

Best Living Room Apartment 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

Apartment Living

How to Get the Most out of Apartment Living

We love our residents at First Place Apartments and want everyone to enjoy living with us as much as possible. Whether you recently downsized or are just starting out, living in an apartment does have some vast differences than living in a single family home. … Continue reading

New to the Area? 5 Tips for Making New Friends in Dayton

People come and go but the charm of Dayton is forever. However, if you’re one of the people who just arrived in downtown Dayton and need to build up a new friend base just read ahead. We’ve got 5 great tips for making new friends … Continue reading

FOOD DELIVERY IN DAYTON

5 Options for Food Delivery in Dayton

If ordering pizza is passé, but you still need an option for dining in delivery-style, read ahead. We review 5 great options for food delivery in Dayton. Dayton’s Door Dash One of the most popular food delivery services, Door Dash offers up a multitude of … Continue reading

EAT BETTER, EAT TOGETHER

Celebrate National Eat Better, Eat Together Month!

October is designated National Eat Better, Eat Together Month to encourage families of any size to spend quality time together over the evening meal. Eating evening meals together not only encourages bonding time, but it also saves you money and can help keep your waistline … Continue reading

ADOPT A CAT

How to Get Your Apartment Ready for a Cat

June is National Adopt a Cat Month and with the pet-friendly policies of the luxury living at First Place Apartments, you can definitely add a furry friend to your household this month! Go ahead, visit the Humane Society of Greater Dayton or stop into Dayton’s … 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