4 Simple ways to upgrade a sofa

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Is your living room couch looking a bit plain? Instead of getting a new one, try dressing it up with a simple change or two. Use the following apartment decorating tips to make your couch more stylish: Floor lamp: Choose a floor lamp in a bold color that complements your sofa. Place the lamp next to your sofa for added visual appeal and some … [Read more...]

How to clean out a messy junk drawer

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As you run in and out of the home throughout the week, it is inevitable that you will create a junk drawer. These drawers quickly populate with many household odds and ends, and if you're not careful, they can become a cluttered mess. The following apartment cleaning tips will help you get your junk drawer organized: The first thing you need to … [Read more...]

Update your threads for spring at Valley West Mall

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Spring is a time to refresh, renew and rejuvenate. People often think about spring cleaning, but it is also an excellent season for updating your wardrobe, too. If you're in need of a new look, or some new threads, head to the Valley West Mall. The Valley West Mall is conveniently located at 1551 Valley West Drive. It is open seven days a week, and … [Read more...]

How to decorate your new West Des Moines Apartment

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Where do you begin when decorating at the Sun Prairie Apartments in west Des Moines? Creating the aesthetic of your interior doesn't have to be a challenge, even if you're on a budget. Here's what you'll want to do: Create an idea board. Get a sense of what you like by visiting different interior design sites. Print out your favorite color schemes, … [Read more...]

Apartment Hacks 101: Making spring cleaning easier

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How can you make your spring cleaning a little more efficient? Simple -- read up on apartment cleaning hacks. New cleaning ideas are floating around everyday, and here are a few that will make spring cleaning easier than ever: Wax the shower -- Use a touch of car wax to help deflect mildew-creating moisture. It will keep your cleaning job … [Read more...]