Three Things You Must See in Durham This Year

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Are you exploring some of the must-see things in Durham? If you have guests coming to visit, or just want to get to know the area better, there are plenty of things to do and see for all ages to enjoy. We’ve put together a few of our favorites for you to check out this year: If performing arts are for you, be sure to get out to see incredible events … [Read more...]

5 Important Checklist Items to Take Care of Before Moving In

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Do you fret over creating a checklist for moving into an apartment? Our team can help you begin the process of planning your move to Durham. Here is a look at the five most important things to do when you first settle in: Clean your space. While we present you with a clean apartment, nothing feels better than freshly scrubbing the area with your … [Read more...]

Important Items to Have When Moving into Your New Durham Apartment

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You are making plans for your move and you worry that you will forget things. There are a few must have items when moving that you will want to take note of and have on hand. Here are some important items to have when you make the move to your new Durham apartments. Keep some toothpaste on hand. This is a great item for filling in holes on the … [Read more...]

5 Reasons to Live in Durham

Learn why Durham is such a great place to live!
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Choosing a place to live can be stressful. One of the things that makes choosing a new place easy for you is to know why living there is a good thing. There are many great reasons to live in Durham. Check out these five reasons to choose to live in Durham: This community is perfect for newcomers because everyone is very welcoming. You will love the … [Read more...]

Learn Helpful Facts about the Durham Public School System

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Are you looking to move to Durham in the near future? If so, knowing about what the city has to offer is important, as is what the Durham Public School System has to offer. There are 88 K-12 schools in the Durham system, including 29 private schools and 59 public schools.  The school district is divided into eight districts and schools are divided … [Read more...]

Helpful Tips for Achieving Optimal Apartment Energy Efficiency

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Becoming energy efficient can be difficult if you don't know what to do. It is everyone's responsibility to help take care of the environment and energy efficiency is part of that process. There are a few DIY apartment energy efficiency tasks you can do at home. Check out these helpful tips for achieving optimal apartment energy efficiency: Avoid air … [Read more...]

How to Clean Your Durham Apartment’s Bathroom

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You may not look forward to cleaning the bathroom, but it's a necessary task. Here a few tips on how to clean your bathroom and everything within: Use one simple kitchen item to clean your toothbrush. Soaking your brush in white vinegar for 30 minutes will kill bacteria and leave it squeaky clean. Shower doors and walls often get covered with soap … [Read more...]

How to Prepare Your Durham Apartment for a New Pet

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Our pet-friendly apartments in Durham make it easy to enjoy a life with a furry pal. Before bringing a new pet into your apartment, make sure everything is ready for their arrival: Bedding – Set out a nice cozy bed for your new pet. The bed should be in a space that will be their quiet spot. This is a place in your apartment where your pet will have … [Read more...]

5 Wonderful Items for Your Apartment’s Guest Bathroom

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Having an extra bathroom sure comes in handy when you have guests over. By keeping it well stocked, you ensure your guests always have what they need when they come over. Here are five essential items for your guest bathroom. Hand soap. Look for one that has a neutral scent that everyone is likely to enjoy. Vanilla and lemon are always safe … [Read more...]

Three DIY Decorating Ideas for the Coming Spring Season

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Are you looking for DIY apartment decorating ideas for spring? Clearing out your winter decorations for a bright, fresh spring look can give your Durham apartment a refreshing look. Nothing brings in the freshness of spring like a room that feels friendly and inviting. To give your apartment a spring look, replace your old décor with something bright and … [Read more...]