Videos To Watch For Tips And Tricks For Decorating Your Apartment!

One of the many fun things about having your own space is decorating and finding your individual style. Apartment living can require you to get creative when figuring out where each item of furniture should go, in order you optimize all areas. Often, we turn to others for their advice and guidance while depending on their opinions to help us figure out what looks the best. Afterall, sometimes social media just knows best! If you are looking for some inspiration and your Pinterest board is just not cutting it, check out these 4 YouTube videos for decorating ideas!

10 SMALL APARTMENT DECORATING TIPS + HACKS by Lone Fox

Join Drew as he takes you through his 10 tips for decorating a cozy-sized apartment. Just because you have a limited space does not mean you have to feel cramped and cluttered. From elevated beds that have storage space underneath to what color furniture you should be looking for, he covers some great hacks that you may not have thought of yourself! 

Alexandra Gater

If you are looking for a channel with a ton of tips and tricks, Alexandra’s is the one for you! Her channel is dedicated to design and decorating tips. She has some of her videos separated into playlists including, “How Tos”, “Clean/Organize With Me”, and “Paint It Possible” so that you can find what you are looking for quickly. Alexandra also does a lot of fun DIYs to follow! And really… is there anything better than hearing those compliments on your DIY creations?

2020 Affordable Apartment Tour

While you want your apartment to look nice, most people do not like to spend a ton of money on decor and you do not have to! “Words For My Daughter” takes us on a tour of her beautifully decorated apartment and shares with us where she got her household items for low prices! Budget friendly while looking high end? Who could ask for anything more!

INTERIOR DESIGN: How to Make Your Home Look Expensive On A Budget

Everyone’s budgets are different. Sharrah goes through the best interior design tips for budgets of all kinds. You will learn many useful tips and while you are at it, check out her channel! She has a lot of fun decor videos for many occasions such as how to decorate for different seasons of the year!

Social media is a great resource when it comes to finding hacks and DIYs for every aspect of your life, and YouTube is the best! There are so many other fun and helpful videos that you can look at to ensure you find your own style without it being too costly. Happy Decorating!

How to Get Your Apartment Ready for Summer

Summer is quickly approaching. The sun is shining, the weather is warming up, and everyone seems to be in a better mood. However, the outdoors should not be the only thing brightening up this season; your apartment should as well! Here are some tips to help bring your apartment to life:

1. Get Flowers

Flowers are one of the best ways to bring life and color to a room. Flowers have a tendency to draw attention to themselves with how bold and bright they can be. Not to mention, they radiate an amazingly fresh scent that will take over your apartment.

Now, you may be thinking “I don’t have the time to take care of flowers,” or “I am going to forget to water them,” but who said they need to be real? Fake flowers are just as eye-catching as real ones.

2. Decorate!

Decorating is one of the best ways to get your apartment ready for any season. Lights are not just for the holidays, they would look great hanging in the area you entertain the most, especially white ones which will look great on the 4th of July. You could also do something as simple as switching out your pillows on the couch, the tablecloth on the dining room table, or the sheets on your bed for something as daring as hot pink or more of a yellow, white, or light blue color to bring the summer sky into your apartment.

If you are on a tight budget, there are a multitude of DIY (do-it-yourself) craft ideas floating around the internet that could be used as inspiration. If you have kids, they could also get in on the decorating! Some finger paint and a clean canvas could create a piece you will treasure for a lifetime.

3. Spring Clean

Though schedules can be hectic, if you are able to find time to clean out your apartment of all the clutter that collected over the winter, it is a great way to freshen up and start new for the summer season.

Looking around and seeing piles of mess can be overwhelming and anxiety-inducing so take a day to open your window, blast your favorite tunes, and throw away or donate anything you do not need anymore. Once it’s done, you’ll feel rejuvenated and it improves your mental health.

4. Check Your Air Conditioner

Try not to wait until the last minute to see if your air conditioner is working properly. The last thing you want is to realize it needs maintenance on a scorching, hot day. Give it a test run and submit a service request if you experience any issues with it.

These tips are just four of the many ways that you can get your apartment ready for the summer fun that awaits! Have a great summer, and stay cool!