Photo of a tabletop indoor fountain and a houseplant


Photo of a tabletop indoor fountain and a houseplant

Humidify Your Apartment (Without a Humidifier)

  January 2021 During our cold Rochester winters, the furnace runs a lot, which reduces the humidity in your apartment. That can lead to dry…

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VIP Program Spotlight: Thimble Tailor

December 2020 Not every article of clothing fits just right from the start. If you’re looking to alter, adjust, or modify the clothes you’ve been…

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Cook Any Meat to Be Tender

November 2020 The pandemic probably has you cooking at home more often. And unless you’re a trained chef, you may find that the meat you’re…

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Socializing Your Kitten (and why it’s important)

October 2020 Cats are often thought of as being aloof, independent, and sometimes even uncaring. But if you socialize your kitten properly, you can be…

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Ideas for Dividing a Studio Apartment

September 2020 Having a studio apartment doesn’t necessarily mean living in one room. There are many ways to subdivide your space and make it feel…

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What to Know If You Need an Apartment Guarantor

August 2020 Landlords want one basic thing: tenants who can and will pay on time. During the application process they look at things like your…

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VIP Program Spotlight: Cooks World

July 2020 If you’re passionate about cooking, Cook’s World will help you find the essential, the unique, and more. Located on Monroe Avenue in Brighton,…

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VIP Program Spotlight: Genesee Bakery & Deli

June 2020 Whether it’s a treat for yourself, the office, or a special event, Genesee Bakery & Deli has just what you need. Located at…

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Growing an Apartment Garden

May 2020 No patio or balcony? No problem. You can still grow a lush garden inside your four walls, regardless of how big or small…

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The Ultimate Spring Cleaning

  April 2020 Spring is here , so why not invest some time cleaning your apartment like you’ve never cleaned it before? With a little…

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VIP Program Spotlight: Joey B’s

March 2020 We love seeing how resilient and creative Rochester’s local businesses have been about adjusting to the current health crisis while continuing to serve…

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30 Minutes to an Organized Closet

February 2020 The daily routine of pulling stuff out of our closets and putting it back in, can turn your apartment into a jungle in…

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