Tag: trash

  • Apartment Guru: Garbage out, Garbage Stench in

    Apartment Guru: Garbage out, Garbage Stench in

    Dear Apartment Guru, I moved into my place at the end of last summer and realized very quickly that the building's garbage, which coincidentally piles up outside my living room windows, is unbearably stinky. I spoke to the landlord and we walked the perimeter and figured out that there are apartment windows... Continue Reading

  • Upcycle Your Junk Into Treasures

    Upcycle Your Junk Into Treasures

    These early days of spring cleaning will have you eyeing your possessions with a bit of should-it-stay-or-should it go mentality. Before you're too quick on the draw to either "trash them" or "donate them," consider the word "upcycle." Not to be confused with recycling, upcycling is taking an old or useless... Continue Reading