I live without a W/D. I recently converted to drop-off "wash-dry-fold" service. At $0.90/lb it's almost cheaper than doing it myself.
5 Tips for Living Without a Washer/Dryer
|5/20/13 11:02 AM|
I always thought this arrangement should be called a "compartment building."
Could You Live in a 16 Square Foot Apartment?
|5/1/13 2:12 PM|
I've moved 16 times in the last 10 years, no joke. Some of these moves were short down-the-hall of the dorm moves, but the later ones were halfway across the country. I've done the 2 suitcases thing and I've done the professional movers thing. Most recently, after spending 2 years in a 750 sq ft suburban apt, I moved halfway across the country into a tiny 1 BR in a shared urban 3BR. Like you, the value of my stuff was about the same as the cost of moving it and I was on a tight budget.
How Much is Your Stuff Worth?
|3/23/13 12:19 AM|
World Market has some less expensive upholstered platform beds, although they're pictured with boxsprings. Read the product descriptions to see which ones come with slats.
Sources for a Low Profile Upholstered Bed? Good Questions
|2/12/13 5:22 PM|
Shifting Duvets/Covers: If you aren't crafty or are too lazy to sew buttons or ties to your duvet and its cover, you can also use safety pins! I line up the duvet and its cover (inside out) and then pin them together in the top corners and once along each side. I then flip the duvet cover right side out and the duvet is nicely positioned inside. I've done this safety pin trick for years and never been poked by a wayward safety pin.
Your Biggest &Smallest Bedroom Problems??
2013 Reader Forum
|12/30/12 9:48 PM|