Author Archives: BRG Apartments

Planning the perfect staycation

Whether your summertime plans get upended due to travel difficulties, conflicting schedules, or, say, a global pandemic, there are still plenty of ways you can make the most of time off from work and school. “Staying home” for vacation—or staycations—are easy to plan, easy to adapt on the fly, and can range from simple and…

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Deep cleaning your apartment

With the arrival of spring and even summer-like temperatures in some states, the urge is strong to raise your blinds and throw open your doors to your balcony or porch and let the sun shine in. But once you’ve shined a light on your apartment space, you may decide it’s time for a thorough cleaning!…

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Stuck in your apartment? Try these boredom-busting ideas!

Whether you’re in quarantine because you’ve recently traveled or had interaction with a sick person, or you’ve been sick yourself, or simply because you’re heeding governmental and medical professionals’ suggestions, keeping busy in your apartment can be a challenge. While there are lots of ideas on the internet for ways to break the boredom cycle,…

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Unpacking your bags (and boxes, and bins) after a move

Congratulations! You’ve changed your address, completed your move, and transferred all your belongings to your new apartment home. If you’re like many folks going through the relocation process, you started out with boxes that were neatly labeled and bins that were perfectly organized…and ended with loose stacks of paperwork and overflowing cartons of clothing. But…

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Is working from home right for you?

The remote-worker craze is sweeping the nation, with more employers than ever presenting opportunities for workers to slash their morning commute from forty-five minutes to forty-five seconds, or roughly the time it takes you to get from your kitchen to your spare bedroom or living room work space. But is working from home right for…

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