Tips for making a rented house feel like home

Tips for making a rented house feel like home

Whether you are moving into university halls or into a rented home, if it is your first time living there it’s likely to feel a bit empty. Decoration tends to be simple, and furniture basic. You could choose to live the minimalist lifestyle from now on, but if you’d...
Tips to make the most of your first weeks at Uni

Tips to make the most of your first weeks at Uni

The first weeks of university can be a whirlwind of excitement. For many people it can be their first time living away from home. You’ll experience freedoms that you’ve never known before, but also responsibilities you might not have dealt with. With a bit of...
How to make the most of the summer break

How to make the most of the summer break

The long days of the summer break can seem to stretch out ahead of you forever. However, unless it’s your first year enjoying them, you’ll know that all that free time can be gone in a flash if you don’t make the most of it. Here are some ideas to help you make the...
Tips for first time renters – Moving Day

Tips for first time renters – Moving Day

So you’ve chosen your new home and any housemates you might have, and now you’re ready to make the move. Here are a few tips to make sure things run smoothly.SaveSave SaveSave Take photos when you arrive In most rental properties you will have to put down a deposit...
Tips for first time renters – Packing for University

Tips for first time renters – Packing for University

It can seem difficult when looking at your bedroom and trying to think what you will need at university. Especially if it is your first year, or your first time renting, packing can seem like a daunting task. Here are our top tips to make it as easy as possible....

How much fridge space is there?

How much fridge space is there? We try to provide a shelf for each person, but you can always work this out with your housemates how to divide the fridge up. -Janet