Posts Tagged ‘Electricity’

Young woman struggles to survive a power outage in her apartment

Surviving Apartment Power Outages

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Power outages always seem to happen at the worst times: the hottest night of the summer, the dead of winter, or during dinner. One minute, your TV is blaring, the AC is running at full force and you're hard at work on your computer ... and the next minute it's nothing but silence and darkness. Getting prepared for a power loss isn't hard. The problem is that most of us don't get around to it until we're already in the dark. read more

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Everything to Look For When Touring an Apartment

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Finding your next home can be an exciting time! But just because an apartment looks like your dream home doesn’t mean that it necessarily is. There are a number of things to look for when touring an apartment — things that are best found out sooner rather than later, lest you should find yourself in […] read more

Electrical Outlets

Lowering the Electromagnetic Frequencies in Your Apartment for Lower Stress and Better Sleep

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Apartment living can be a rewarding experience, both financially and in terms of convenience. Benefits such as lower rent, gym and pool access, doggy play yards, and not being responsible for maintenance costs are certainly desirable, but with all the upsides to renting, there are also a few downsides. Perhaps the most important one to […] read more

Frugal Apartment Living: Staying Cool without Air Conditioning

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Air conditioning is one of the amenities that most tenants consider for comfortable apartment living before choosing an apartment. Living without one may be a deal breaker if you’re a tenant living in a hot climate, or suffer from allergies that require you to keep all windows closed during hot summer months. If none of […] read more