Category Archives: Apartment Living Tips

Maintenance Q&A for Your Apartment Home

What are garbage disposals designed for? Small amounts of leftover food from your plate such as any small amount of carrot peelings, tomato chunks, and strawberry stems. What should not go down the garbage disposal? Anything that isn’t biodegradable food and/or items like plastic, metal, cigarettes, animal bones, hamburger, cooking oil or grease, eggshells, potato…

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Maintenance Tip of the Month

We are in the thick of the winter months and no one wants to leave the house and face those brutal winter temperatures outside, so cooking and ordering in is all anyone wants to do these days. But remember, not everything is edible for our kitchen sinks. Here’s a friendly reminder of items that you…

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Thanksgiving in an Apartment Home

Just because you live in an apartment home doesn’t mean you can’t throw an all out, jam packed, Thanksgiving dinner party. Regardless of how much space you have, the holidays are supposed to be a time focused on getting together with friends and family and making memories to last a lifetime. We want you to…

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Stonybrook Commons Book Drive

Stonybrook Commons Apartments are raising money to build in-home libraries for the 150 children in the community. Here's how you can help! Studies show that while in middle income neighborhoods the ratio of books per child is 13 to 1. In low income neighborhoods, the ratio is 1 age-appropriate book for every 300 children. In The Literary…

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Tailgating Tips

As tailgating season comes into full swing, we have some hacks for you to ensure your tailgate time goes smoothly. So whether you’re a football fanatic, worship hockey, or you’re just along for the ride…check out our tailgating tips! Fill up water bottles and freeze them the night before. Use these as makeshift ice packs,…

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