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Thursday, February 5,2015
Rental Guide

Some simple tips for creating space in a limited area

By Sam Flynn
Athens is a microcosm of the Earth, a place bursting at the seams with culture, legacy and people. Also like Earth, it doesn't have unlimited space, especially when Ohio University students flood into town twice a year in late summer and January.
Thursday, February 5,2015
Rental Guide

Rental Guide February 2015

By Sam Flynn
Need more storage in your home or apartment? Here are some simple tips for creating space in a limited area.
Thursday, February 5,2015
Rental Guide

Some tips for dealing with problem neighbors

By Sam Flynn
In a college town like Athens, there's always somebody moving. And with moving comes new neighbors. Having good relationships with the folks who occupy the same space as you is just good business. However, neighbor disputes can have a nasty habit of spinning out of control. And you can't divorce a neighbor.
Thursday, February 5,2015
Rental Guide

Rental Guide January 2015

By Sam Fylnn
Click here for tips on how to deal with problem neighbors.
Monday, December 29,2014
Rental Guide

How to give a room a new look without breaking the bank

Redecorating a room or an entire house can change the entire feel of the space dramatically. But an unpredictable economy has made many consumers a little more particular when it comes to spending on home decor.
Thursday, December 4,2014
Rental Guide

Rental Guide December 2014

Tips for saving money on utility bills (and keeping your student rental warm) this winter

By Terry Smith
College students are famous for being broke, and living from month to month on their parents' largesse, minimum-wage student employment, or whatever's left in savings from the crappy summer job. Click here to learn some helpful tips on how to save some money this winter on your energy bill.
Wednesday, December 3,2014
Rental Guide

Preventing and treating frozen pipes

Frozen water pipes and leaks can quickly lead to disaster. Water damage can result in costly repairs, some of which may not be covered by home insurance policies. Preventing frozen pipes and leaks is essential once the mercury starts to dip.
Monday, November 10,2014
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Rental Guide October 2014

How to create a pleasant home space without ticking off the landlord

By Hannah Yang
Trying to make an apartment or house look like something out of Better Homes and Gardens without ticking off your Athens landlord is actually possible.
Wednesday, October 22,2014
Rental Guide

Rental Guide October 2014

How to make the most of a small kitchen.

By Nadia Kurtz

Walking into a new apartment can seem pretty daunting. Blank walls and empty countertops make decorating and organizing seem like a major task, and it also seem impossible to pile everything into a small space and make it look presentable. Find handy tips on how to make the most of your small kitchen in this month's Rental Guide.

Thursday, September 18,2014
Rental Guide

Rental Guide September 2014

When renting, what are students seeking and avoiding?

The Athens NEWS asked OU students what they are looking for and what they are trying to avoid when searching for rental housing in Athens. Take a look at some of their responses.
 
 
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