(November 08, 2018) / by Jenny Elbel
Thanks to factors such as the post-housing crash fallout, student loan debt and population mobility, more Americans are renting homes than at any time since 1965. The choice of house or apartment depends on your lifestyle as well as some major fundamental differences.
Here's a side-by-side comparison of renting a house vs. apartment. Which features resonate most with you?
(October 19, 2018) / by Jenny Elbel
Are you one of the nearly four million people who spend time working at home? Maybe you have kids with homework to do, or you just want a quiet space to curl up with a good book.
Whichever floor plan you have, our Springs luxury apartment homes are spacious enough to accommodate your needs. Create the perfect nook with these eight clever apartment study room ideas.
(September 19, 2018) / by Jenny Elbel
No matter your lifestyle, the master bedroom of your Springs luxury apartment home is the one place that's totally devoted to rest and relaxation. Do you want a cozy sanctuary to unwind with books and TV, or just a luxurious spot to get a quality eight hours of sleep each night? The choice is yours.
Here are a few of our favorite tips for creating the master bedroom of your dreams. Make sure you include a good alarm clock, because you won't want to get out of bed in the morning!
(August 21, 2018) / by Jenny Elbel
"I have too much storage space," said no one ever. People are always looking for ways to squeeze out some extra room for easier in-home organization.
Members of our Springs on-site management teams offer their favorite tips for finding hidden storage space to keep your belongings organized.
(July 17, 2018) / by Jenny Elbel
Our Springs luxury apartment homes are a perfect backdrop for any type of style and decor you can imagine, starting literally at the front door. Indulge your creativity and charm visitors with these clever ideas for decorating entryways.
(June 28, 2018) / by Jenny Elbel
Summer may have just started, but it's not too early for college students to sort out theirback-to-school living arrangements. The biggest question to resolve is whether to choose on- or off-campus housing.
We've provided a list of the pros and cons of dormitories vs. apartments to help simplify your decision. Which option makes sense for you?
(June 26, 2018) / by Jenny Elbel
You don't need an excuse for casual summer get-togethers, but the festive aura of the Fourth of July practically demands a celebration. Whether you're hosting a BBQ at one of ourSprings grilling stations or heading out to a friend's home, these recipes will create fireworks at any gathering.
The (Not So) Secret Garden: A Guide to Growing Fruits, Vegetables and Herbs on Your Balcony or Patio
(June 12, 2018) / by Jenny Elbel
Your best intentions to eat healthy can fall by the wayside once you realize how much time and money goes into shopping for fresh produce. How much nicer would it be to prepare a tasty and colorful salad with vegetables you grow yourself?
It's easier than you might think to turn the balcony or patio of yourSprings luxury apartment home into a bountiful garden. Get started with these great suggestions for the best fruits, vegetables and herbs to include in your selection.
(May 29, 2018) / by Jenny Elbel
College is more than just an education; it's a bridge between being under your parents' wings and flying off solo. Leasing your first apartment is exciting and scary at the same time. Learn from those who’ve gone before you with these helpful tips for a smooth transition.
(May 22, 2018) / by Jenny Elbel
Did you know experts estimate that only about 30% of people actually use their garages to store vehicles? If you guessed that the reason is "too much stuff," you win the prize.
Thegarages at our Springs luxury apartment homes can serve a wide variety of purposes. Whether you use it as a workroom, exercise space or just to hold your car, here are some of our favorite organizing and storage tips.