How to Decorate a Patio for the Holidays

The holidays are nearly here, and for many people, that means it's time to begin decorating to create a festive display. When most people think of decorating, they often think of hanging lights on their home or placing inflatables in a large yard. If you live in an apartment, you may not think that you…

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4 Holiday Stuffing Tips

Whether you enjoy stuffing inside your turkey or on the side of the main course, getting it just right makes a huge difference. That’s why we hope our Element Deer Valley community members in Phoenix, AZ, find these holiday stuffing tips delightful. How to Keep Your Stuffing Moist It may seem counterintuitive, but some home…

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How to Add a Home Office to an Apartment

If you work from home (or if work sometimes follows you home) it's crucial to have a designated workspace. When guests come calling, on the other hand, a gigantic sit-to-stand desk covered with papers, staplers, and hole punchers doesn't exactly generate a festive mood. The gold standard for apartment dwellers who work from home is…

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How to Stock Your First Aid Kit

Whether you're out and about or at home, accidents can occur when you least expect it. Having a stocked first aid kit may not be the miracle you're looking for, but it can go a long way to reducing the effects of a sudden injury or illness. The Basics of First-Aid Kits A well-stocked first-aid…

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3 Tips for Parting with Your Old Clothes

Most of us know that our closet doesn't have to be as packed as it is, but not everyone can bring themselves to part with the clothes they just don't wear anymore. Maybe these clothes were gifts from special people in your life. Maybe they were purchased for a job that you no longer have. Maybe you're…

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Keeping Your Cat Happy and Entertained

Although cats spend a good part of their day sleeping, they do need regular physical activity and stimulation. When cats get bored, this can lead to behavioral problems, such as scratching up furniture and other household items. You can make sure that your cat stays happy and active with the following tips.  Set Aside Playtime…

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Home Lighting Hacks

Even if your apartment in Phoenix, AZ has large, oversized windows that will allow natural light to pour into your home throughout the day, it probably isn’t enough to keep your home lighted for all of your needs. While dealing with basic fluorescent lighting is typically a thing of the past in many luxury apartment homes, the…

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