Purpil Basil – 5 Reasons You Should Grow it in Your Apartment


Purple basil doesn’t get the same attention as it’s green cousin but it should. One great reason is that purple basil is actually easier to grow and needs less care and attention than the green variety. Which can be a major issue for apartment dwellers who work long hours. I have often had my green […]

5 Awesome Apartment Links–New Year Special


Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to all. Last week was relatively slow in the blogging world but there was a couple of awesome articles that I thought you would love. 1. 8 Things That Really Stop Hangovers – BuzzFeed With New Years Eve tomorrow, this article might be useful to help ease the pain […]

5 Tips for Buying WalMart Air Purifiers


Don’t get me wrong I’m not a total supermarket snob as WalMart can be great for buying certain groceries and sports good but when it comes to complex electronics it can be tricky to find the right product. Walmart stock mainly low priced air purifier around the $50 – $300 mark. In it self this […]

As if from nowhere… – Functional Bookcase / Storage by Orla Reynolds


Living in small spaces does not necessarily mean compromising comfort or even space. Certainly not if you apply smart storage and clever furniture into your home. This awesome shelf / chairs/ table conglomerate, designed by Orla Reynolds is a multi functional furniture perfect for small apartments and spaces. She states this is designed “for small […]

Idylis Air Purifier Review–Is it Worth It?


If you suffer from hayfever or live in a high pollution area you have probably already looked at getting an air purifier for your apartment. Air purifiers work by remove allergens from the air using filter technology so the air you breath inside your home/apartment is free of any pollution or allergens. Here at Apartment […]

10 Brilliant Waterproof iPhone 5 Cases


For those who simply cannot function without their phones by their side for more than a few minutes, take a look at this selection of waterproof cases and covers specially designed for the iPhone 5. It would have been great to have carried a waterproof case with me during mine and Danny’s attempt at the […]

Lamp with USB Charger


My bedside lamp broke when I let my friends stay at my apartment during the Christmas period But the good news is that I can look at getting something like this awesome lamp that also provides USB’s to charge my gadgets. With such a gadget there will be no more fighting with Julie over who […]

‘Real Soft Desk’ – A Desk You Can Sleep At


If you’re one of the many millions of people who spend more time sat at their desks, on their computers then this Real Soft Desk by Dawoon Song would be great for extra comfort and a perfect companion for those late nights when you want a little power nap. This smart looking desk has been softened […]

15 Food Storage Gadgets That Cost Less Than $40


When you live in an apartment, kitchen space is always at a premium.  I sometimes think that apartment designers assume that the tenants will just eat Dominos pizzas and never get round to actually cooking. In our kitchen we have tried a few ways to expand our space but we are always looking for more […]

5 Kindle Paperwhite Covers – That Don’t Suck

This year I bought Julie a cover for her Kindle Paperwhite (it’s awesome as she can now use it in the dark) and I did a lot of research to find the perfect Kindle Paperwhite cover. I have personally hand-picked a selection of 5 covers that will hopefully cover both style, protection and budget concerns. […]