Cleaning Your Apartment Oven without Chemical Fumes

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  Your apartment probably comes with a self-cleaning oven designed with a heat setting that’s used periodically to basically burn off all of the food residue that accumulates over time. While this is pretty effective, in general, even a regularly-cleaned oven will take on a layer of burned-on residue over time. This isn’t a cleaning regimen that you’ll have to …

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How to Make the Most of Limited Apartment Storage

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Accessories are a wardrobe’s best friend, but keeping all of your stuff under control in a small space—and in the midst of a busy lifestyle—can be a bit of a challenge. Here are a few fun and apartment-friendly ways to keep all your accessories organized, easy to sort through and find what you’re looking for, and even put them out …

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3 DIY Gift Ideas Your Friends Will Love

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There’s just something super special about a hand-crafted gift. While DIY gifts can often be more economical than store-bought ones, it’s important to realize that they’re created with far more valuable commodities—the time and creativity of the gift-giver. They also play a key role in helping us appreciate the holiday season in a less commercialized and more personalized way, and …