Posts Tagged ‘Healthy & Safety’

How to Tell If an Apartment Building’s Parking Garage Is Really Safe

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An apartment parking garage offers the benefits of convenience and protection of your vehicle against nature’s elements, but it can also be a potentially dangerous environment if not properly secured. Before choosing an apartment complex, you should always be sure that the parking area is safe and secure. Here are some ways to determine if […] read more

Apartment Disaster Plan: Power Outage

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Crafting a disaster plan is a good idea no matter where you live. A power outage is one of the most common disasters that can occur in your apartment. Like any other unforeseen occurrence, the severity of a power outage is determined by the length of time it lasts and how prepared you are in […] read more

What to Do During a Power Outage

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During a power outage, you can help speed up the restoration of power and also increase your safety by having an action plan in place. Knowing what to do beforehand can help you cope when the power goes out in your apartment. Have an Outage Kit Putting a few items in a small shoe box […] read more

Overflowing Garbage before Pickup: Who to Call?

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It’s implied by your lease agreement, if it’s not written, that your landlord will take care of garbage pickup. Your landlord won’t literally pick up your garbage for you, but they will deal with the city, or a private collection company on your behalf. It’s a sanitary issue, and a crucial part of making the […] read more