Setting Up A Home

The guide to setting up an Airbnb rental in New York City

AirBnb rental properties have been popping up in New York City which is undoubtedly the hottest spot for vacationers and business travellers. A decent studio in New York City can be rented for $150-350 for a room on AirBnb. An entire AirBnb rental that sleeps more than 6 can cost $650 and more. Other than the size and occupancy, the nightly cost of renting a room or entire place depends on the location as well as how the unit looksRead More

The cost of furnishing an apartment

March 21, 2018 Setting Up A Home

The cost of furnishing a home from scratch might not be what you expect. If you’re planning a big move soon to be closer to work or finally make the leap to live on your own, then you probably have all your ducks in order. I’m sure you budgeted all the costs of moving to your new place like the increase cost in rent, utilities, internet and those pesky move-in fees! Now, what about the cost of furnishing the newRead More

Home Style on a Budget: How to Refresh Your Room for Less

By Alexa Caruso Trends come and go but your space is yours forever. So how do you switch-up your home style without breaking the bank? Here’s some tips on how you can freshen up the home style in your space with a new look for less.   Tips: Get crafty – If you’re willing to put in some elbow grease you can change your space for pretty much next to nothing, and don’t forget you’ve got the whole online worldRead More

Couples Moving in Together: Adjusting his style to fit yours

November 24, 2017 Setting Up A Home

Couples that have different tastes in styling often have clashes of opinion when it comes to moving in together.  Adjusting his style to fit yours is often complicated. Many of whom just want a space to display their belongings, making the home feel comfortable and familiar. Whilst others just want equal space in the closet and bathroom cupboards. Compromising and understanding the other person leads to a happier relationship whilst creating a space that happily reflects the two of youRead More

Functional Design for New Homes

October 10, 2017 Setting Up A Home

When you move into a new home or relocate your house, there are THREE tips about how to make your new home have a functional design.   Keep Necessary, Wipe Away Unnecessary When a home is a clutter and unorganized, productivity is inefficient. “LESS is MORE”, by Mies van der Rohe, is a main idea of simplicity. While you start to wipe away what you do not need, your mind becomes clear. Indeed, you would be more efficient than before.Read More